NEWTON, Suzanne. American, b. 1936. Genres: Children's fiction, Young adult fiction. Career: Consultant in creative writing in North Carolina public schools, 1972-; Peace Jr. College for Women, writer-in-residence, 1974-75; Meredith College, Raleigh, NC, writer-in-residence, 1982-; freelance writer. Publications: Purro and the Prattleberries, 1971; c/o Arnold's Corners, 1974; What Are You Up To, William Thomas, 1977; Reubella and the Old Focus Home, 1978; M. V. Sexton Speaking, 1981; I Will Call It Georgie's Blues, 1983; An End to Perfect, 1984; A Place Between, 1986; Where Are You When I Need You?, 1991. Address: 1712 Lorimer Rd, Raleigh, NC 27607, U.S.A.