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Bonnie-Sue Hitchcock



Bonnie-Sue Hitchcock was born and raised in Alaska. She worked many years fishing commercially with her family and as a reporter for Alaska Public Radio stations around the state. She was also the host and producer of Independent Native News, a daily newscast produced in Fairbanks, focusing on Alaska Natives, American Indians, and Canadas First Nations. Her writing is inspired by her familys four generations in Alaska.
 
Awards
Carnegie Medal Best Book nominee (2017) : The Smell of Other People's Houses


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