Macmillan Childrens Publishing Group

Susan Carlton

Susan Carlton

Susan Carlton was born in San Francisco, although (regrettably) she did not come of age in the hippie era. The author of the teen novel Lobsterland and a writer for magazines including Self, Elle, and Mademoiselle, she currently lives in Massachusetts with her husband. Her college-aged daughters know all the lyrics to “Baba O’Riley.”

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Love and Haight
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Love and Haight

Susan Carlton
Holt Books for Young Readers
Henry Holt and Co. (BYR)

It's 1971, and seventeen-year-old Chloe and her best friend MJ head to San Francisco to ring in the New Year. But Chloe has an ulterior motive—and a secret. She's pregnant and has devised a plan...

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Lobsterland
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Lobsterland

Susan Carlton
Holt Books for Young Readers
Henry Holt and Co. (BYR)

Tourists may think life on an island off the coast of Maine is quaint, but Charlotte knows better. She's tired of her island prison (it has a real name, but she calls it "Bleak"), and she's sure...

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The Nanny Book
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The Nanny Book

Susan Carlton and Coco Myers
St. Martin's Press
St. Martin's Griffin

Hiring a nanny-and getting along with her afterward-may be one of the most important things that parents do, yet many of us approach the whole business with fear and trembling, or at least a lot...

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