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Margaret Peterson Haddix


Margaret Peterson Haddix

Margaret Peterson Haddix is the author of many critically and popularly acclaimed teen and middle-grade novels, all published by S&S. A graduate of Miami University (of Ohio), she worked for several years as a reporter for The Indianapolis News. She also taught at the Danville (Illinois) Area Community College. She lives with her family in Columbus, Ohio.

Margaret Peterson Haddix

Books by Margaret Peterson Haddix

by Margaret Peterson Haddix - Family, Fiction, Friendship, Young Adult 14+
Fourteen-year-old Avery Armisted is athletic, rich, and pretty. Sixteen-year-old Kayla Butts is known as “butt-girl” at school. The two girls were friends as little kids, but that’s ancient history now. So it’s a huge surprise when Avery’s father offers to bring Kayla along on a summer trip to Spain. Avery is horrified that her father thinks he can choose her friends --- and make her miss soccer camp. Kayla struggles just to imagine leaving the confines of her small town. But in Spain, the two uncover a secret their families had hidden from both of them their entire lives. 
by Margaret Peterson Haddix - Fantasy, Mystery, Science Fiction

Becca has plenty to hide and everything to lose --- but with her future on the line, she’s willing to risk it all. A gripping novel from New York Times bestselling author Maragaret Peterson Haddix.

by Margaret Peterson Haddix - Fiction

Athletics are everything for eighth-grader KT Sutton. She’s a softball star, and she’s on track to get a college scholarship and achieve international fame. Then one day during a championship game --- in the middle of an important play --- she suddenly blacks out. When she wakes up, she’s in a different world. KT is desperate to get back to reality as she knew it, but bits and pieces of disturbing memories and dreams make her wonder if something truly awful happened there.

by Margaret Peterson Haddix - Dystopian, Fantasy, Fiction, Young Adult 12+

For as long as Tessa can remember, her country has been at war. When Gideon, a local boy, wins an award for courage, a strange chain of events is set in motion; soon, Tessa finds herself in enemy territory and stumbles upon a shocking secret. 

by Margaret Peterson Haddix - Historical Fiction

Bella, newly arrived in New York, gets a job at the Triangle Shirtwaist Factory where Yetta from Russia works. Wealthy Jane learns of their terrible working conditions and becomes involved. Bella and Yetta are at work -- and Jane is visiting the factory -- on March 25, 1911, when a spark ignites some cloth and the building is engulfed in fire, leading to one of the worst workplace disasters ever.