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Anne Ursu Papers

Identifier: CLRC-2204

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


Conditions Governing Access

Open for use in the Elmer L. Andersen Library reading room.

Conditions Governing Use

This collection may be protected by the Copyright Law of the United States (Title 17, U.S. Code). It is the user's responsibility to verify copyright ownership and to obtain all necessary permissions prior to the reproduction, publication, or other use of any portion of these materials. Researchers may quote from the collection under the fair use provision of the copyright law.

Biographical Sketch

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.

Accession Information:

Gift of Anne Ursu.

Anne Ursu Papers, circa 2006-2009
Keiko Nishimoto
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Revision Statements

  • August 2016: Collection reprocessed and finding aid updated by Caitlin Marineau
  • July 2020: Description updated by Caitlin Marineau.

Collecting Area Details

Contact The Children's Literature Research Collections Collecting Area

Suite 113, Elmer L. Andersen Library