Erin Bowman

About the Author: 

Erin Bowman is the critically acclaimed author of numerous books for teens, including the Taken TrilogyVengeance RoadRetribution Rails, and the Edgar Award-nominated Contagion/Immunity duology, with The Girl in the Witch's Garden coming soon as her first offering for middle grade readers. A web designer turned author, Erin has always been invested in telling stories—both visually and with words. When not writing, she can often be found hiking, commenting on good typography, and obsessing over all things Harry Potter. Erin lives a short drive from Gibson's with her husband and children.

Books by this Author: 
The Girl and the Witch's Garden Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781534461581
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Published: Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers - May 26th, 2020

The Secret Garden meets Miss Peregrine’s Home for Peculiar Children in this rich, charming middle grade adventure about a girl determined to infiltrate her grandmother’s enchanted garden with the help of some magically gifted friends.

Mallory Estate is the last place twelve-year-old Piper Peavey wants to spend her summer vacation.


Contagion Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780062574169
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Published: HarperTeen - June 4th, 2019

Edgar Award Nominee for Best Young Adult Mystery

Perfect for fans of Madeleine Roux, Jonathan Maberry, and horror films like 28 Days Later and Resident Evil, this pulse-pounding, hair-raising, utterly terrifying novel is the first in a duology from the critically acclaimed author of the Taken trilogy.


Immunity (Contagion #2) Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780062574176
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Published: HarperTeen - July 2nd, 2019

Survivors of a deadly planetary outbreak take on a new, sinister adversary in the white-knuckle sequel to Contagion, which New York Times bestselling author Amie Kaufman called “gripping, thrilling, and terrifying in equal measures.”


Vengeance Road Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780544938403
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Published: HMH Books for Young Readers - March 7th, 2017

When Kate Thompson’s father is killed by the notorious Rose Riders for a mysterious journal that reveals the secret location of a gold mine, the eighteen-year-old disguises herself as a boy and takes to the gritty plains looking for answers and justice. What she finds are devious strangers, dust storms, and a pair of brothers who refuse to quit riding in her shadow.


Taken Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780062117274
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Published: HarperTeen - March 18th, 2014

Fans of Incarceron by Catherine Fisher and Variant by Robison Wells won't want to miss this magnetic first book in a gripping dystopian sci-fi series. Marie Lu, New York Times bestselling author of the Legend trilogy, raves that Taken is "an action-packed thrill ride from beginning to end. More, please!"


Frozen (Taken) Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780062117304
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Published: HarperTeen - March 17th, 2015

This second book in Erin Bowman's gripping Taken trilogy will thrill fans of dystopian sci-fi series like Michael Grant's Gone and James Dashner's Maze Runner.


Forged (Taken #3) Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780062117335
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Published: HarperTeen - March 15th, 2016

New York Times bestselling author Marie Lu called Taken, Erin Bowman's debut novel, "an action-packed thrill ride from beginning to end." The action and suspense rise to explosive new heights in Forged, the epic conclusion to the Taken trilogy—and the perfect next read for fans of The Maze Runner and Gone.