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Suzanne Collins

USA flag (b.1964)

Suzanne Collins was born on August 10, 1962, in Hartford, Connecticut, to Jane Brady Collins (born 1932) and Lt.Col. Michael John Collins (1931–2003)/  She spent her childhood in the eastern United States. Collins graduated from the Alabama School of Fine Arts in Birmingham in 1980 as a Theater Arts major. She completed her bachelor of arts degree from Indiana University in 1985 with a double major in theater and telecommunications.  In 1989, Collins earned her M.F.A. in dramatic writing from the New York University Tisch School of the Arts/

She currently lives in Connecticut with her family and a pair of feral kittens they adopted from their backyard. 

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

Books about Suzanne Collins
Suzanne Collins recommends
Black Hole Sun (2010)
(Black Hole Sun, book 1)
David MacInnis Gill
"Rockets readers to new frontiers... action-packed."
The Fox Inheritance (2011)
(Jenna Fox Chronicles, book 2)
Mary E Pearson
"Riveting, thought-provoking."
The Eleventh Plague (2011)
Jeff Hirsch
"The Eleventh Plague hits disturbingly close to home... An excellent, taut debut novel."
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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