Height: 5’7” / 175 cm
Weight: 176 lbs / 80 kg
Hair Color: Fair
Eye Color: Blue
Even if you don’t know her name, no doubt, you know her books, or at least you are familiar with the movies, which are based on her novels. Suzanne Collins is the author of The Hunger Games franchise, which made the young actress Jennifer Lawrence a Hollywood star.
Suzanne looks like any other woman of “fifty something” age. She is quite tall and has average body measurements. The woman can boast with thick long blonde hair and big blue eyes. Suzanne Collins looks good, but she is that kind of a woman, who is not focused on physical beauty. The problems she is interested in are much deeper of just “being fit”.
Before she had become an internationally popular author, Suzanne Collins was an ordinary girl, who showed great interest in literature and history. She fell in love with fiction because of her English teacher, Miss Vance. The young woman introduced her pupils to Edgar Allan Poe and other authors’ stories at a very early age. She asked little Suzanne and her classmates to sit around her and discussed the books with them. Very often they dealt with complicated problems, but children managed to understand everything. The teacher inspired Suzanne to become the children’s and teens’ writer, Suzanne Collins touches adult issues in her books, but she tells about it in simple words, so small readers can understand her.
“The Hunger Games” trilogy seems supernatural to most of people. But Collins tells that she discusses the things, which are currently close to anyone. She speaks about violence, the influence of television on modern teenagers and about war. War problems are close to an author. The daughter of a military officer she knows everything about conflicts between countries.
Suzanne Collins works on her books to give children all over the world the information. She brings up her own children too. Suzanne has a son and a daughter with an actor Charles Pryor.
Name: Suzanne Collins
Date of Birth: August 10, 1962
Place of Birth: Hartford, Connecticut, USA
Place of Residence: Sandy Hook, Connecticut, USA
Zodiac Sign: Leo
Education: Indiana University; New York University; Tisch School of Arts
She is married.
Husband: Charles Pryor (an actor; married since 1992)
She has 2 children with her husband:
1) Son Charlie
2) Daughter Isabel
Awards and Honors:
1) Children's Novel Award in 2004
2) Authors Guild Award for Distinguished Service to the Literary Community in 2016
…and some others