Happy birthday, Suzanne Collins!

Today, August 10, is the birthday of The Hunger Games trilogy author Suzanne Collins. She turns 52 today.   Suzanne is also known for her MG series, The Underland Chronicles, the recently released  autobiographical picture-book for children, Year of the Jungle, and also some beloved children’s TV shows like Oswald. From all of us at HGN, we’d like to wish Suzanne a very happy birthday!   Continue reading Happy birthday, Suzanne Collins!

Watch: Suzanne Collins recalls childhood memories; 'Year of the Jungle' published today

The Hunger Games author Suzanne Collins‘s autobiographical picture book, Year of the Jungle, is out today, September 10 published by Scholastic. In an interview with USA Today, who reviewed and gave the book 3.5 out 4 stars, Suzanne talks about memories from her childhood and provides us a rare glimpse into her private life. Watch the interview below: http://c.brightcove.com/services/viewer/federated_f9?isSlim=1 We previously posted an interview from … Continue reading Watch: Suzanne Collins recalls childhood memories; 'Year of the Jungle' published today

Happy birthday, Suzanne Collins!

Today, August 10, is the birthday of the genius behind The Hunger Games trilogy, The Underland Chronicles and some lovely children’s shows like Oswald – Suzanne Collins! She turns 51 today. Suzanne made this year’s World’s Most Powerful Celebrities list, and her autobiographical picture book, Year of the Jungle, will come out in fall later in 2013. We wish Suzanne the very best of birthdays! Continue reading Happy birthday, Suzanne Collins!

Watch: Suzanne Collins talks her autobiographical picture book 'Year of the Jungle'

We all know how shy of the media The Hunger Games author Suzanne Collins is, so this is a great treat! Suzanne sits down with her friend and illustrator James Proimos to talk about her upcoming picture book plus autobiography, Year of the Jungle. She shares photos and gives us a rare glimpse into her life, and talks about the inspiration behind the book. You … Continue reading Watch: Suzanne Collins talks her autobiographical picture book 'Year of the Jungle'

Suzanne Collins attends Book Expo America; talks Year of the Jungle, The Hunger Games and more

The Hunger Games author Suzanne Collins attended the Book Expo America 2013 in New York City yesterday to promote her new autobiographical picture book, Year of the Jungle. The book is based on the year Suzanne’s father served in Vietnam when she was in first grade. At the Scholastic event, Suzanne signed books and talked about the Vietnam war, The Hunger Games and more. Highlights from … Continue reading Suzanne Collins attends Book Expo America; talks Year of the Jungle, The Hunger Games and more