Joan Lowery Nixon

Joan Lowery Nixon

This is a complete list of Joan Lowery Nixon books in publication and chronological order, broken down by series or category.

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List of Casebusters Books in Publication Order

# ReadTitle Avg. Year Book Link
1
The Statue Walks at Night
1995
2
The Legend of Deadman's Mine
1995
3
Backstage with a Ghost
1995
4
Check in to Danger
1995
5
The House Has Eyes
1996
6
Secret of the Time Capsule
1996
7
Beware the Pirate Ghost
1996
8
Catch a Crooked Clown
1996
9
Fear Stalks Grizzly Hill
1996
10
Sabotage on the Set
1996
11
The Internet Escapade
1997
12
Bait for a Burglar
1997

List of Champagne Books in Publication Order

# ReadTitle Avg. Year Book Link
1
Champagne at Risk (With: Kathleen Nixon Brush)
Champagne at Risk (With: Kathleen Nixon Brush)
1999
2
Champagne with a Corpse (With: Kathleen Nixon Brush)
Champagne with a Corpse (With: Kathleen Nixon Brush)
1999

List of Colonial Williamsburg: Young Americans Books in Publication Order

List of Ellis Island Books in Publication Order

List of Gus and Gertie Books in Publication Order

List of Hollywood Daughters Books in Publication Order

List of Mary Elizabeth Books in Publication Order

List of Orphan Train Adventures Books in Publication Order

List of Orphan Train Children Books in Publication Order

List of Sarah Lindley Books in Publication Order

List of Super Sleuths Books in Publication Order

List of Standalone Novels in Publication Order

# ReadTitle Avg. Year Book Link
1
Mystery Of The Hidden Cockatoo
1966
2
Mystery of the Haunted Woods
1967
3
Mystery of the Secret Stowaway
1970
4
Mystery of Hurricane Castle
1970
5
Delbert, The Plainclothes Detective
1971
6
Adventures of the Red Tape Gang / The Mysterious Red Tape Gang
1974
7
The Secret Box Mystery (With: Leigh Grant)
The Secret Box Mystery (With: Leigh Grant)
1974
8
Alligator Under Bed
1974
9
Five Loaves and Two Fishes
1976
10
The Mysterious Prowler
1976
11
Danger in Dinosaur Valley (With: Marc Simont)
Danger in Dinosaur Valley (With: Marc Simont)
1978
12
The Boy Who Could Find Anything
1978
13
The Kidnapping of Christina Lattimore
1979
14
The Halloween Mystery
1979
15
Bigfoot Makes a Movie
1979
16
The New Year's Mystery
1979
17
The Valentine Mystery
1979
18
The Thanksgiving Mystery (With: Jim Cummins)
The Thanksgiving Mystery (With: Jim Cummins)
1980
19
The Happy Birthday Mystery
1980
20
If You Say So, Claude
1980
21
The Seance
1980
22
The April Fool Mystery (With: Jim Cummins)
The April Fool Mystery (With: Jim Cummins)
1980
23
Casey and the Great Idea
1980
24
Gloria Chipmunk, Star! (With: Diane Dawson Hearn)
Gloria Chipmunk, Star! (With: Diane Dawson Hearn)
1980
25
Kidnapped on Astarr (With: Paul Frame)
Kidnapped on Astarr (With: Paul Frame)
1981
26
The Valentine's Day Affair
1981
27
The Easter Mystery
1981
28
Mystery Dolls From Planet Urd
1981
29
The Christmas Eve Mystery (With: Jim Cummins)
The Christmas Eve Mystery (With: Jim Cummins)
1981
30
Mysterious Queen of Magic
1981
31
Magnolia's Mixed Up
1983
32
Days of Fear
1983
33
The Gift (With: Andrew Glass)
The Gift (With: Andrew Glass)
1983
34
The Spectre
1983
35
The Ghosts of Now
1984
36
The Stalker
1985
37
Maggie, Too
1985
38
A Deadly Game of Magic
1985
39
And Maggie Makes Three
1986
40
The House on Hackman's Hill
1986
41
The Other Side of Dark
1986
42
Beats Me, Claude
1986
43
Haunted Island
1987
44
Maggie Forevermore
1987
45
Fat Chance, Claude! (With: Tracey Campbell Pearson)
Fat Chance, Claude! (With: Tracey Campbell Pearson)
1987
46
If You Were a Writer
1988
47
Secret, Silent Screams
1988
48
You Bet Your Britches, Claude (With: Tracey Campbell Pearson)
You Bet Your Britches, Claude (With: Tracey Campbell Pearson)
1989
49
The Island of Dangerous Dreams
1989
50
Whispers from the Dead
1989
51
A Candidate for Murder
1991
52
Watch Out for Dinosaurs
1991
53
The Honeycutt Street Celebrities
1991
54
The Mystery Box (With: Toni Goffe)
The Mystery Box (With: Toni Goffe)
1991
55
The Haunted House on Honeycutt Street
1991
56
That's the Spirit, Claude (With: Tracey Campbell Pearson)
That's the Spirit, Claude (With: Tracey Campbell Pearson)
1992
57
The Name of the Game Was Murder
1993
58
Shadowmaker
1994
59
When I Am Eight (With: Dick Gackenbach)
When I Am Eight (With: Dick Gackenbach)
1994
60
Will You Give Me a Dream?
1994
61
Spirit Seeker
1995
62
Don't Scream
1996
63
Search for the Shadowman
1996
64
Murdered, My Sweet
1997
65
The Haunting
1998
66
Who Are You?
1999
67
Nobody's There
2000
68
Playing for Keeps
2001
69
The Trap
2002
70
Nightmare
2003
71
Laugh Till You Cry
2004

List of Non-Fiction Books in Publication Order

# ReadTitle Avg. Year Book Link
1
Writing Mysteries for Young People
1977
2
Oil and Gas (With: Hershell H. Nixon, Jean Zallinger)
Oil and Gas (With: Hershell H. Nixon, Jean Zallinger)
1977
3
When God Listens
1978
4
When God Speaks
1978
5
Volcanoes
1978
6
The Grandmother's Book
1979
7
Before You Were Born (With: James McIlrath)
Before You Were Born (With: James McIlrath)
1980
8
Glaciers
1980
9
Earthquakes (With: Hershell H. Nixon)
Earthquakes (With: Hershell H. Nixon)
1981
10
Land Under the Sea (With: Hershell H. Nixon)
Land Under the Sea (With: Hershell H. Nixon)
1985
11
The Making of a Writer
2002

List of Collections in Publication Order

List of Joan Lowery Nixon Anthologies in Publication Order

Joan Lowery Nixon: Biography

Joan Lowery Nixon (Joan Lowery) was born on February 3rd, 1927. Joan passed away June 28th, 2003 at 76 years old.

Joan Lowery Nixon (Joan Lowery) is probably best known for her Standalone Novels. There are currently 71 novels available. The first standalone was released in 1966 with the novel Mystery Of The Hidden Cockatoo. The most recently released novel was Laugh Till You Cry which was released in 2004.

Joan Lowery Nixon also wrote the Casebusters series which has 12 books including The Statue Walks at Night and The Legend of Deadman's Mine.

Joan Lowery Nixon: Awards & Accolades

Lowery Nixon's books have won multiple awards, A Family Apart won the Spur Awards, Best Western Juvenile Fiction, in 1987. In the Face of Danger won the Spur Awards, Best Western Juvenile Fiction, in 1988.

Lowery Nixon's book, Aggie's Home was nominated for the WILLA Literary Award, Best Children's Fiction, in 1999.

Joan Lowery Nixon: F.A.Q

When was Joan Lowery Nixon Born?

Joan Lowery Nixon was born on February 3rd, 1927.

When did Joan Lowery Nixon die?

Joan Lowery Nixon died on June 28th, 2003 at 76 years old.

What book awards has Joan Lowery Nixon won?

A Family Apart: Spur Awards Best Western Juvenile Fiction (1987).
In the Face of Danger: Spur Awards Best Western Juvenile Fiction (1988).

What was the first book Joan Lowery Nixon wrote?

The first novel written by Joan Lowery Nixon was Mystery Of The Hidden Cockatoo, published in 1966.

What was the most recent book Joan Lowery Nixon wrote?

Her most recently released work was Laugh Till You Cry (a short story) on January 1st, 2004.

How many books has Joan Lowery Nixon written?

Joan Lowery Nixon has written 129 books across 14 series.
  • 12 books in the Casebusters Series
  • 2 books in the Champagne Series
  • 6 books in the Colonial Williamsburg: Young Americans Series
  • 3 books in the Ellis Island Series
  • 2 books in the Gus and Gertie Series
  • 3 books in the Hollywood Daughters Series
  • 2 books in the Mary Elizabeth Series
  • 7 books in the Orphan Train Adventures Series
  • 4 books in the Orphan Train Children Series
  • 2 books in the Sarah Lindley Series
  • 3 books in the Super Sleuths Series
  • 71 Standalone Novels
  • 11 Non-Fiction Books
  • 1 Collections

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