Search - List of Books by Shannon Gilligan

Shannon Gilligan is an author of interactive fiction and computer games. She graduated from Williams College in 1981 and spent a year abroad at Doshisha University in Kyoto, Japan. She has been extensively involved in the Choose Your Own Adventure series, having written five books in the main series and six others in the "Younger Readers" series. Her stepson, Ramsey Montgomery, wrote several books in the series as well and Shannon is married to the series co-founder, R. A. Montgomery. She also writes the History Mystery Series and Our Secret Gang series for children. Over 2 million copies of her books are in print in several languages including English, Italian, Spanish and Turkish. She also worked in mystery computer games for Activision such as The Elk Moon Murder and the Murder Mystery series for Creative Multimedia. She was the first person to be inducted into the Mystery Writers of America based on interactive works.

Some of her works include:
in the Choose Your Own Adventure books for younger readers series
  • #14 The Search for Champ (November 1983)
  • #15 The Three Wishes (April 1984)
  • #21 Mona Is Missing (October 1984)
  • #29 The Fairy Kidnap (August 1985)
  • #33 Haunted Harbor (April 1986)
  • #43 Home in Time for Christmas (December 1987)
in the Choose Your Own Adventure series
  • #44 The Mystery of Ura Senke (May 1985)
  • #53 The Case of the Silk King (February 1986, adapted by ABC for an hour-long prime-time special)
  • #81 Terror in Australia (July 1988)
  • #119 The Terrorist Trap (November 1991)
  • #127 Showdown (August 1992)
mystery games
  • The Elk Moon Murder
  • Who Killed Brett Penace? The Environmental Surfer
  • Who Killed Sam Rupert?
  • Who Killed Elspeth Haskard?
  • The Magic Death
  • Who Killed Taylor French?
  • Comic Creator, called the best software of 1995 by People magazine
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Total Books: 46
Princess Island
2015 - Princess Island [Choose Your Own Adventure. Dragonlarks] (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9781937133504
ISBN-10: 1937133508
Genre: Children's Books
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Sand Castle Indian Trail Lake Monster Mystery
2009 - Sand Castle Indian Trail Lake Monster Mystery [Dragonlarks] (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9781933390895
ISBN-10: 1933390891
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The Lake Monster Mystery
2008 - The Lake Monster Mystery [Choose Your Own Adventure - Dragonlark] (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9781933390604
ISBN-10: 1933390603
Genre: Children's Books
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Ghost Island
2008 - Ghost Island [Choose Your Own Adventure - Dragonlark] (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9781933390574
ISBN-10: 1933390573
Genre: Children's Books
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The Fairy Priness Kidnap
2008 - The Fairy Priness Kidnap [Choose Your Own Adventure - Dragonlark - Choose Your Own Adventure] (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9781933390581
ISBN-10: 1933390581
Genre: Children's Books
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Struggle Down Under
2007 - Struggle Down Under [Choose Your Own Adventure: Classic #21 - Choose Your Own Adventure] (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9781933390215
ISBN-10: 1933390212
Genre: Children's Books
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Cup of Death
2007 - Cup of Death [Choose Your Own Adventure #13] (Other)Paperback
ISBN-13: 9781933390642
ISBN-10: 1933390646
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The Case Of The Silk King
2007 - The Case of the Silk King [Choose Your Own Adventure] (Other)Paperback, Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9781933390659
ISBN-10: 1933390654
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Christmas Starring You
2007 - Christmas Starring You [Choose Your Own Adventure - Dragonlarks] (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9781933390567
ISBN-10: 1933390565
Genre: Children's Books
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The Mystery of Ura Senke
2006 - The Mystery of Ura Senke [Choose Your Own Adventure, No. 13] (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9781933390130
ISBN-10: 1933390131
Genre: Children's Books
  • Currently 4/5 Stars.
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1000 Gefahren Das Gespenst ohne Kopf
2005 - 1000 Gefahren Das Gespenst Ohne Kopf (Hardcover)Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9783473348237
ISBN-10: 3473348236
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1000 Gefahren Das Gruselbuch der 1000 Gefahren
2004 - 1000 Gefahren Das Gruselbuch Der 1000 Gefahren (Hardcover)
ISBN-13: 9783473348190
ISBN-10: 3473348198
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1000 Gefahren Im Wald der Geister
2001 - 1000 Gefahren Im Wald Der Geister [Ab 8 J.] (Hardcover)
ISBN-13: 9783473348145
ISBN-10: 3473348147
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Showdown
1992 - Showdown [Choose Your Own Adventure, No 127] (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9780553292978
ISBN-10: 0553292978
Genre: Children's Books
  • Currently 4/5 Stars.
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THERE'S A BODY IN THE BRONTOSAURUS ROOM
1992 - There's a Body in the Brontosaurus Room [Our Secret Gang, No 6] (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9780553159943
ISBN-10: 0553159941
Genre: Children's Books
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The Terrorist Trap
1991 - The Terrorist Trap [Choose Your Own Adventure, No 119] (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9780553292893
ISBN-10: 0553292897
Genre: Children's Books
  • Currently 3.8/5 Stars.
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LOCKER THIEF THE
1991 - Locker Thief The [Our Secret Gang, No 4] (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9780553158953
ISBN-10: 0553158953
Genre: Children's Books
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The Case of the Missing Formula
1991 - The Case of the Missing Formula [Our Secret Gang, No 3] (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9780553158649
ISBN-10: 0553158643
Genre: Children's Books
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CLUE IN THE CLOCK TOWER THE
1991 - Clue in the Clock Tower The [Our Secret Gang, No 1] (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9780553158557
ISBN-10: 0553158554
Genre: Nonfiction
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HAUNTED SWAMP
1991 - Haunted Swamp [Our Secret Gang, No 2] (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9780553158564
ISBN-10: 0553158562
Genre: Children's Books
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1988 - Terror in Australia [Choose Your Own Adventure] (Hardcover)
Haunted Harbor 33
1986 - Haunted Harbor 33 (Paperback)Paperback
ISBN-13: 9780553153804
ISBN-10: 0553153803
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1986 - Haunted Harbor 33 [Choose Your Own Adventure, No 33] (Paperback)Paperback
1985 - The Fairy Kidnap [Choose Your Own Adventure, No 29] (Paperback)Paperback
1985 - Fairy Kidnapthe [Choose Your Own Adventure Series, No 29] (Paperback)Paperback
1984 - Mona Is Missing 21 [Choose Your Own Adventure, No 21] (Paperback)
1984 - The Three Wishes [Choose Your Own Adventure, No 15] (Paperback)Paperback
1984 - Three Wishes 15 [Chooser Your Own Adventure, No 15] (Paperback)Paperback