Alderson, Sue Ann

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ALDERSON, Sue Ann. American, b. 1940. Genres: Young adult fiction, Children's fiction. Career: Simon Fraser University, Vancouver, BC, instructor in English, 1967-71; Capilano College, Vancouver, instructor in English, 1972-80; University of British Columbia, Vancouver, assistant professor, 1980-84, associate professor, 1984-92, professor, Creative Writing Dept., 1992-. Publications: Bonnie McSmithers You're Driving Me Dithers, 1974; Hurry Up, Bonnie!, 1976; The Adventures of Prince Paul, 1977; The Finding Princess, 1977; Bonnie McSmithers Is at It Again!, 1979; Comet's Tale, 1983; The Not Impossible Summer, 1983; The Something in Thurlo Darby's House, 1984; Ida and the Wool Smugglers, 1987; Maybe You Had to Be There, by Duncan, 1989; Chapter One, 1990; Sure as Strawberries, 1992; A Ride for Martha, 1993; Ten Mondays for Lots of Boxes, 1995; Pond Seasons, 1997; Wherever Bears Be, 1999. Address: UBC Creative Writing Program, University of British Colombia, Buchanan E462-1866 Main Hall, Vancouver, BC, Canada V6T 1Z1.