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Individual Author Record

General Information


Pen Name: None


Born: in North Dakota


Illinois Connection

Rylander lives in Chicago.

Biographical and Professional Information

Chris Rylander was born and raised in North Dakota. He loves movies, music and sports of all kinds. He is the author of The Legend of Greg, The Curse of Greg, the Fourth Stall saga, and the Codename Conspiracy series. He's also the co-author of the third book in the New York Times bestselling House of Secrets series, Clash of the Worlds and he also contributed to the book Guys Read: The Sports Pages.

Published Works Expand for more information

Titles At Your Library


-- '''''The Fourth Stall''''' -- *SCBWI Sid Fleischman Humor Award, 2012

-- *Indie Next List, Spring 2011

-- *Texas Library Association, Lone Star Reading List, 2012

-- *North Dakota Library Association, Flickertale Award, 2012

-- *Kentucky Library Association, Bluegrass Award Nominee, 2012

-- *ILLINOIS READS Book Selection, Illinois Reading Council, 2014


-- '''''Codename Zero''''' -- *ILLINOIS READS Book, Selection, Illinois Reading Council, 2017