Author

Susan Hood

Biography

Susan Hood has written more than 200 picture books. She has received starred reviews in Publishers Weekly and Booklist, and her book Spike, The Mixed-Up Monster won the 2013 International Latino Award and was selected for the Charlotte Zolotow Highly Commended List. The Tooth Mouse was named a 2013 Best Book of the Year by Bank Street and the Cooperative Children’s Book Center. Prior to becoming an author, Susan was a children’s magazine editor at Scholastic and Instructor Magazine, a book editor at Sesame Workshop, and the Children’s Content Director of Nick Jr. Magazine. Ada’s Violin is her latest nonfiction picture book and Lifeboat 12 is her first novel in verse.

Most Popular Susan Hood Books

Ada's Violin book
5.7
musical-instruments · music · financial difficulty · recycling
Ada's Violin
the ocean · boats · war · facing fears · bravery
Lifeboat 12
Spike, the Mixed-up Monster book
5.8
monsters · making friends · friendship · smiling · spanish · languages
Spike, the Mixed-up Monster

All Susan Hood Books

Collaborators

Sara Palacios
Erin Robinson
Isabel Roxas
Hadley Hooper
Selina Alko
Lisa Brown
Julie Morstad
Oge Mora
LeUyen Pham
Melissa Sweet
Shadra Stickland
Emily Winfield Martin
Sophie Blackall
Dow Phumiruk
Pathana Sornhiran
Jed Henry
Sally Wern Comport

Personal Info

Books Stats

6Authored

Most Recent Book

Highest Rated Book

Spike, the Mixed-up Monster book
5.8
monsters · making friends · friendship · smiling · spanish · languages
Spike, the Mixed-up Monster

Official Website

http://SusanHoodBooks.com/Home