Anne Ursu Papers
Scope and Content
This collection contains typescripts, correspondence, and notes related to the publication of the three books in the Cronus Chronicles series, written by Anne Ursu: The Immortal fire, The Shadow Thieves, and The Siren Song.
- Circa 2006-2009
- Ursu, Anne (Person)
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Conditions Governing Use
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Anne Ursu was born in Minneapolis, MN. She graduated from Brown University in Providence, RI. Before changing her focus to young adult literature, Ursu published two novels for adults. Between 2006 and 2009, Ursu published three books for young adults as part of the Cronus Chronicles. Beginning with The Shadow Thieves, this trilogy is about modern day teens who must navigate the world of Greek mythology. Their story continues in The Siren Songand The Immortal Fire.
Biographical Source: "Anne Ursu." Something About the Author. Vol. 177. Detroit, MI: Gale, 2007.
1 Cubic Feet (1 box)
Language of Materials
The Anne Ursu Papers contain material related to the creation of the three titles in the Cronus Chronicles series.
Materials are arranged alphabetically by published title.
Gift of Anne Ursu.
- Animals, Mythical -- Juvenile fiction Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
- Authors, American -- 21st century Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
- Children's literature, American Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
- Children's stories, American Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
- Fantasy fiction Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
- Manuscripts for publication Subject Source: Art & Architecture Thesaurus
- Mythology, Greek -- Juvenile fiction Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
- Anne Ursu Papers, circa 2006-2009
- Keiko Nishimoto
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- Describing Archives: A Content Standard
- Language of description
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- August 2016: Collection reprocessed and finding aid updated by Caitlin Marineau
- July 2020: Description updated by Caitlin Marineau.
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