Staples, Suzanne Fisher

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STAPLES, Suzanne Fisher

STAPLES, Suzanne Fisher. American, b. 1945. Genres: Novels, Young adult fiction. Career: Asia marketing director for Business International Corp., 1974-75; United Press International, Washington, DC, news editor and correspondent in New York, Washington, DC, Hong Kong, and India, 1976- 83; Washington Post, Washington, DC, part-time editor for foreign desk, 1983-85; consultant to U.S. Agency for International Development, 1986-87; fiction writer, 1988-. Lecturer on the status of women in the Islamic Republic of Pakistan. Publications: Shabanu: Daughter of the Wind, 1989; Haveli, 1993; Dangerous Skies, 1996; Shiva's Fire, 2000. Address: c/o Farrar, Straus & Giroux, 19 Union Sq W, New York, NY 10003, U.S.A.