Creator: Ellen Hopkins

Ellen Hopkins is an American freelance writer. She is mostly famous for her verse novels, or narrative poetry in which a novel-length narrative is told through the medium of poetry. All of which are about everything crapsack in the teenage world. All of her books are serious Doorstoppers. Debuted with Crank, a novel based on her daughter's experience with crystal meth.

She wrote

  • Crank (2004)
  • Burned (2006)
  • Glass (2007)
  • Impulse (2007)
  • Identical (2008)
  • Tricks (2009)
  • Fallout (2010)
  • Perfect (2011)
  • Triangles (2011)
  • Tilt (2012)
  • Collateral (2012)
  • Smoke (2013)
  • Rumble (2014)
  • Tangled (scheduled for release in 2015)

Her work contains examples of