CROOK, Marion. Canadian, b. 1941. Genres: Young adult fiction, Young adult non-fiction. Career: Writer. Public health nurse, 1963-82. Publications: FICTION: Payment in Death, 1987; Stone Dead, 1987; The Hidden Gold Mystery, 1987; No Safe Place, 1988; Crosscurrents, 1988; Island Feud, 1991; Riptide!, 1992; Summer of Madness, 1995; Riding Scared, 1996. NONFICTION: Teenagers Talk about Adoption, 1986; Please Listen to Me: Your Guide to Understanding Teenagers and Suicide, 1988; Suicide: Teens Talk to Teens, 1988, repr., 1997; The Body Image Trap: Understanding and Rejecting Body Image Myths, 1992; The Trials of Eve: A Viewers' Guide to the Film, 1992; Looking Good: Teenagers and Eating Disorders, 1992; My Body: Women Speak Out about Their Health Care, 1995; (with N. Wise) How to Self-Publish and Make Money, rev ed, 1996. OTHER: Fingerprints: Crime Writers of Canada, 1984; The Face in the Mirror (video), 1986; The Capitalist (radio play), 1987; Writing Mystery Stories, Writers on Writing, 1989. Address: 1680 Cornell Avenue, Coquitlam, BC, Canada V3J 3A1.