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Suzanne Collins


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Suzanne Collins has had a successful and prolific career writing for children's television. She has worked on the staffs of several Nickelodeon shows, including the Emmy-nominated hit Clarissa Explains It All and The Mystery Files of Shelby Woo. Collins made her mark in children's literature with the New York Times bestselling five-book series for middle-grade readers The Underland Chronicles, which has received numerous accolades in both the United States and abroad. In the award-winning The Hunger Games trilogy, Collins continues to explore the effects of war and violence on those coming of age. Collins lives with her family in Connecticut.
 

Genres: Young Adult Fantasy, Young Adult Fiction
 
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Awards
Andre Norton Award Best Book nominee (2011) : Mockingjay


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Black Hole Sun (2010)
(Black Hole Sun, book 1)
David MacInnis Gill
"Rockets readers to new frontiers... action-packed."
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The Fox Inheritance (2011)
(Jenna Fox Chronicles, book 2)
Mary E Pearson
"Riveting, thought-provoking."
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The Eleventh Plague (2011)
Jeff Hirsch
"The Eleventh Plague hits disturbingly close to home... An excellent, taut debut novel."
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Dead City (2012)
(Dead City, book 1)
James Ponti
"James Ponti cleverly weaves Manhattan history into an action-packed plot to breathe new life into the zombie genre."

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