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Adele Griffin is the author of numerous novels for young adults, most recently The Unfinished Life of Addison Stone, as well as the Vampire Island and Witch Twins series.

Background

Griffin, Adele was born on July 29, 1970 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States.

Education

Bachelor of Science, U Pennsylvania, 1993.

Career

The Unfinished Life of Addison Stone is a documentary-style biography of a brilliant and destructive New York Street artist Addison Stone, now deceased. Presented as an oral history, the novel is illustrated with photos, illustrations, newspaper and magazine clippings, as well as reproductions of the artist's work Tighter is a retelling of Henry James' classic Turn of the Screw 2014 The Unfinished Life of Addison Stone Booklist 100 Best YA Mysteries of the Past 10 Years, YALSA 2015 Best Fiction for Young Adults, Booklist Top Ten Arts Books for Youth, Amazon Best Books 2014: Teen & Young Adult, School Library Journal Best Book 2014, Romantic Times Finalist for Book of the Year.

Achievements

  • 2014 The Unfinished Life of Addison Stone Booklist 100 Best YA Mysteries of the Past 10 Years, YALSA 2015 Best Fiction for Young Adults, Booklist Top Ten Arts Books for Youth, Amazon Best Books 2014: Teen & Young Adult, School Library Journal Best Book 2014, Romantic Times Finalist for Book of the Year2013 Loud Awake & Lost Booklist Editor's Choice, YALSA 2014 Best Fiction for Young Adults2012 All You Never Wanted2011 Tighter: Kirkus Best Book2005 Where I Want to Be: National Book Award finalist, Kirkus Best Book, ALA Best Book2002 Amandine: Publishers Weekly Best Book, ALA Best Book2001 Hannah Divided: Booklist Editor’s Choice1998 The Other Shepards: SLJ Best Book, ALA Notable Book and ALA Best Book, Publishers Weekly Best Book1997 Sons of Liberty: National Book Award Finalist, ALA Best Book.

Works

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Yoga, painting.

Connections

D. Robert Earnest Watson and Priscillsa Goodwyn Sands. Married Erich Paul Mauff, August 16, 1997.

spouse:
Erich Paul Mauff