Shannon Gilligan


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Buffalo, New York, The United States
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Shannon Gilligan began writing fiction for a living after graduating from Williams College in 1981. She has written over fifteen books for children, including eleven in the Choose Your Own Adventure series. Her work has been translated into more than twenty languages. She spent a decade working on story-based computer games in the 1990s. Gilligan’s day job is publisher of Chooseco, a company she co-founded alongside her late husband, R.A. Montgomery. She lives in Warren, Vermont, but travels widely.

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Ghost Island

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3.59 avg rating — 68 ratings — published 1986 — 3 editions
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The Mystery of Ura Senke (C...

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3.21 avg rating — 94 ratings — published 1985 — 12 editions
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Terror in Australia (Choose...

3.40 avg rating — 43 ratings — published 1988 — 5 editions
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The Lake Monster Mystery

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3.42 avg rating — 31 ratings — published 1983 — 4 editions
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Princess Island (Princess P...

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Showdown (Choose Your Own A...

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3.67 avg rating — 12 ratings — published 1992 — 2 editions
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The Fairy Kidnap (Choose Yo...

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3.43 avg rating — 14 ratings — published 1985 — 6 editions
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The Terrorist Trap (Choose ...

3.80 avg rating — 10 ratings — published 1991
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The Three Wishes (Choose Yo...

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3.10 avg rating — 10 ratings — published 1984 — 2 editions
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