Suzanne Collins was born in Hartford, Connecticut. Collins was born on 10th August 1962. Collins is known as one of the top novelists out there. Her father wasLieutenant Colonel Michael John Collins. He as a US Air Force Officer due to the very reason she spent most of her childhood period in the Eastern parts of the USA.
Her educational background is terrific. Collins has graduated from Alabama School of Fine Arts in Birmingham as Theatre Arts as her major. Other than that, she completed her Bachelor of Arts degree from Indiana University Bloomington. Lastly, she also has a Master’s degree in Master of Fine Arts in dramatic writing from New York University Tisch School of Arts.
Her career started in the year 1991 when she started writing for children’s television shows. She has written a lot of plays for Nickelodeon, including Clarissa Explain It All. She is known to have outdone herself with her publications of The Underland Chronicles and The Hunger Games Series. Her most significant achievement is her work done in The Hunger Games series. The series is split into three different parts and was later on adapted into a film herself. She was also named as one of Time Magazines most influential people of 2010 for her fantastic work done in The Hunger Games series. The series revolves around the idea of poverty, starvation, and sacrifice.
Estimated Net Worth of Collins
With net worth being $80 million, most of her earning from her contribution to The Hunger Games series, she is known for her excellent work. She has won several awards through her career including:
- California Young Reader Medal
- Publishers Weekly Best Books of the Year
- Authors Guide Award
- CYBIL Award
Suzanne has two children, Charlie and Isabelle. Her contribution to writing has always been appreciated has she is respected for her hard work through the years.