Colleen Houck

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Colleen Houck (born October 3, 1969) is an American writer known for writing The New York Times two best selling series,[1] Tiger's Curse and Reawakened. As an author, she has been largely collected by libraries worldwide.[2]

Publications[edit]

The Tiger's Curse Saga[edit]

Her first book was Tigers Curse which was originally self-published in early 2011. It was named a best seller by New York Times and received an average rating of 4.09. The book was reviewed by the Los Angeles Times,[3] MTV[4] and Publishers Weekly.[5]

Tiger’s Quest (The Tiger Saga #2) was published in June 2011. It received an average rating of 4.36.[6]

Tigers Voyage (The Tiger Saga #3) was published in late 2011. It received an average rating of 4.36.[7]

Tigers Destiny (Tiger Saga #4) was published in the middle of 2012. It received an average rating of 4.42.[8]

Tigers Promise (The Tiger Saga #0.5) was published in the middle of 2014. It is a precursor to the main storyline of the Tiger Saga. It received an average rating of 4.23.[9]

Tigers Dream (The Tiger Saga #5) was published in 2018 and it's the final book in the Tiger Saga series.

In 2011, Paramount Pictures had announced to plans produce Tiger's Curse into a film.[10]

Reawakened[edit]

Reawakened (Reawakened #1) was published near the end of 2015. It received an average rating of 3.88. It was reviewed by Publishers Weekly.[11]

Recreated (Reawakened #2) was published in August 2016. It was by reviewed by Deseret News[12]

Reignited (a novella in the series)

Reunited (the final book Reawakened #3)

Awards[edit]

Winner of 2011 Parents Choice Award for the fiction genre[13]

Bibliography[edit]

The Tiger's Saga[edit]

  • Tiger's Curse (Book #1) (January 11, 2011)
  • Tiger's Quest (Book #2) (June 7, 2011)
  • Tiger's Voyage (Book #3) (November 1, 2011)
  • Tiger's Destiny (Book #4) (September 4, 2012)
  • Tiger's Promise (Novella #0.5) (June 1, 2014)
  • Tiger's Dream (Book #5) (March 20, 2018)

The Reawakened Series[edit]

  • Reawakened (Book #1) (August 11, 2015)
  • Recreated (Book #2) (August 2, 2016)
  • Reignited (Novella #0.5) (February 21, 2017)
  • Reunited (Book #3) (August 8, 2017)

Standalone[edit]

  • The Lantern's Ember (September 11, 2018)

References[edit]

  1. ^ "'Tiger's Curse' author trades job as sign language interpreter for book series". deseretnews.com. July 31, 2011. Retrieved October 30, 2016. 
  2. ^ "Houck, Colleen". worldcat.org. Retrieved October 30, 2016. 
  3. ^ "Book review: 'Tiger's Curse' by Colleen Houck". latimes.com. January 16, 2011. Retrieved October 30, 2016. 
  4. ^ "Tiger's Curse review". mtv.com. Retrieved October 30, 2016. 
  5. ^ "Children's Book Review: Tiger's Curse by Colleen Houck". Publishers Weekly. August 11, 2010. Retrieved October 30, 2016. 
  6. ^ Houck, Colleen. "Tiger's Quest". Goodreads. Goodreads Inc. Retrieved 13 April 2016. 
  7. ^ Houck, Colleen. "Tiger's Voyage". Goodreads. Goodreads Inc. Retrieved 13 April 2016. 
  8. ^ Houck, Colleen. "Tiger's Destiny". Goodreads. Goodreads Inc. Retrieved 13 April 2016. 
  9. ^ Houck, Colleen. "Tiger's Promise". Goodreads. Goodreads Inc. Retrieved 13 April 2016. 
  10. ^ "Paramouth Pictures Acquires Bestselling Book 'Tiger's Curse for Mary parent". deadline.com. December 12, 2011. Retrieved October 30, 2016. 
  11. ^ "Children's Book Review: Reawakened by Colleen Houck". Publishers Weekly. Retrieved October 30, 2016. 
  12. ^ "Book review: 'Recreated' is a dynamite installment in the Reawakened series". deseretnews.com. August 27, 2016. Retrieved October 30, 2016. 
  13. ^ "Award-Winning Books by Colleen Houck". FictionDB.com. Retrieved 13 April 2016.