Thum, Marcella

Missouri County: St. Louis
Genre: Fiction, Nonfiction, Mystery, Romance, Travel, Autobiography/Biography
Audience: Young Adult/Adult
Published Works:
Fiction for Young Adults:
Mystery at Crane's Landing, Dodd Mead, 1964
Treasure of Crazy Quilt Farm, Franklin Watts, 1966
Anne of the Sandwich Islands,Dodd Mead, 1967
Librarian with Wings, Dodd Mead, 1967
Secret of the Sunken Treasure, Dodd Mead, 1969
Nonfiction for Young Adults:
Exploring Black America, Atheneum, 1975
Exploring Literary America, Atheneum, 1979
Exploring Military America (with Gladys Thum), Atheneum, 1982
Nonfiction for Adults:
The Persuaders, Propaganda in War and Peace (with Gladys Thum), Atheneum, 1972
Airlift, Story of Military Airlift Command (with Gladys Thum), Dodd Mead, 1986
Hippocrene USA Guide to Black America, Hippocrene, 1992
Gothic/Mystery:
Fernwood, Doubleday, 1973; Abbey Court, Doubleday, 1976;
Historical Romance:
The White Rose, Fawcett/Ballantine, 1980
Blazing Star,Fawcett/Ballantine, 1983
Jasmine, Fawcett/Ballantine, 1984
Wild Laurel,Fawcett/Ballantine, 1985
Margarite, Fawcett/Ballantine, 1987
Mistress of Paradise, Fawcett/Ballantine, 1988
Thorn Trees, Fawcett/Ballantine, 1991
Have any works been translated into other languages? Yes
Awards:
American Library Association's Children's Notable Book Award for Exploring Black America
Mystery Writers of America's "EDGAR" for best juvenile mystery for Mystery at Crane's Landing
Missouri Writers' Guild Award best book by a Missouri author for Treasure of Crazy Quilt Farm