Illinois State Library

Illinois Center for the Book

Individual Author Record

General Information


Pen Name: None

Genre: C:YOUNG ADULT Fiction

Born: Galesburg, Illinois


Illinois Connection

Currie is a Galesburg native who graduated from Knox College. She currently resides in Chicago.

Biographical and Professional Information

Lindsay Currie is a member of the SCBWI, the YA Scream Queens, the Horror Writers Association, and OneFourKidLit, a community of authors who made debuts in 2014.

Published Works Expand for more information

Titles At Your Library


-- "The Peculiar Incident on Shady Street"

-- *Finalist, Mark Twain Award, Missouri, 2019/2020

-- *Finalist, Children's Book Award, Rhode Island, 2019/2020

-- *Finalist, Young Hoosier Award, Indiana, 2019/2020

-- *Finalist, Children's Choice Award, Iowa, 2019/2020

-- *Finalist, Young Panda Award, China, 2019/2020

-- *ILLINOIS Reads Book Selection, Illinois Reading Council, 2020


-- "Scritch Scratch"

-- *Illinois Reads Book Selection, Illinois Reading Council, 2022