Books Lois Duncan Books by Lois Duncan Lois Duncan has written books about: Young Adult Fiction Horror & Supernatural Mysteries, Thrillers & Crime Facebook Twitter Flipboard Email NPR stories about Lois Duncan Summer Reader Poll 2018: Horror Click If You Dare: 100 Favorite Horror Stories August 16, 2018 In honor of Frankenstein's 200th birthday, this year's summer reader poll is all about horror — from classics like Mary Shelley's monster to new favorites, we've got something to scare everyone. Review Summer Reader Poll 2018: Horror Like 'Goosebumps?' Here's Another 30 Years' Worth Of Horror For Kids August 12, 2018 From the late '60s to the rise of Harry Potter in the late '90s, horror fiction had a hold on young readers, and there was something to scare everyone, from realistic thrillers to possessed dummies. Lois Duncan was a pioneer in the genre of teen suspense. Books like Down a Dark Hall scared generations of readers. Courtesy of Ig Publishing hide caption toggle caption Courtesy of Ig Publishing The Two-Way Remembering Lois Duncan, The Queen Of Teen Suspense June 16, 2016 The beloved author died suddenly Wednesday at the age of 82. Just a teen herself when she started writing, Lois Duncan sent chills down a generation of spines with books like Down a Dark Hall. Remembering Lois Duncan, The Queen Of Teen Suspense Listen · 2:16 2:16 Toggle more options Download Embed Embed <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/482339625/482363042" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player"> Transcript Book News & Features Did The Cat Eat Your Gymsuit? Then These Books Are For You September 30, 2013 Lizzie Skurnick has written for and about teens, and now she's venturing into publishing, with a new imprint dedicated to beloved and forgotten young adult novels. Skurnick says classic YA isn't just about fluffy romance; these are books about real life, which deserve to be preserved and celebrated. Did The Cat Eat Your Gymsuit? Then These Books Are For You Listen · 4:43 4:43 Toggle more options Download Embed Embed <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/221838362/227874421" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player"> Transcript The Two-Way Book News: Forgotten Young Adult Novels From 1930s Onward To Get New Life April 5, 2013 Also: Isabel Allende's love of Zorro; Lemony Snicket makes a Twitter appearance; Cat Marnell's book proposal was leaked. Review PG-13: Risky Reads Feminism Turns Fatal In A 1970s Classic December 5, 2012 Lois Duncan's 1979 novel, Daughters of Eve, takes revenge to a whole new level. Author Mary Stewart Atwell explains why this classic novel is still relevant. Do you have a favorite story of revenge that goes too far? Tell us in the comments.