Susan Cooper

Susan Cooper

Susan Mary Cooper (born 1935) is an English-born American author of children's books. She is best known for The Dark Is Rising, a five-volume contemporary fantasy series set in England and Wales, which incorporates British mythology, such as the Arthurian legends, and Welsh folk heroes. For that work, she won in 2012 the lifetime Margaret A. Edwards Award, which the American Library Association annually confers upon an author and specified writings for "significant and lasting contribution to young adult literature".


Susan Cooper. Wikipedia.

Edited: Seregil of Rhiminee November 12, 2012
Book Covers
Over Sea, Under Stone (The Dark Is Rising #1)6.92
The Dark Is Rising (The Dark Is Rising #2)7.48
Greenwitch (The Dark Is Rising #3)7.20
The Grey King (The Dark Is Rising #4)7.64
Silver on the Tree (The Dark Is Rising #5)7.64
The Boggart (Boggart #1)
The Boggart and the Monster (Boggart #2)
King of Shadows
Green Boy
Ghost Hawk

Speculative Fiction Novels (13)

2013 | fantasy, history, young adult

2006 | fantasy, history, young adult, adventure

2002 | fantasy, young adult

1999 | fantasy, young adult
(Boggart #2)
1997 | fantasy, childrens
(Boggart #1)
1993 | fantasy, childrens

1983 | fantasy, young adult
(The Dark Is Rising #5)
1977 | fantasy, young adult
(The Dark Is Rising #4)
1975 | fantasy, young adult
(The Dark Is Rising #3)
1974 | fantasy, young adult
(The Dark Is Rising #2)
1973 | fantasy, young adult
(The Dark Is Rising #1)
1965 | fantasy, young adult

1964 | science fiction