Hanson, David D. 1968–

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Hanson, David D. 1968–

PERSONAL: Born January 4, 1968, in Hastings, NE; son of W. Dean (a farmer) and Mary (a counselor; maiden name, Beekman) Hanson; married Deborah Pavelka (an actress), December 28, 1991; children: D. Henry, De Annajoyce. Ethnicity: "Caucasian." Education: Trinity University, B.A., 1990; University of Southern California, M.P.W., 1991; Emporia State University, M.L.S. 2005. Politics: Independent. Religion: Christian. Hobbies and other interests: Raising cattle.

ADDRESSES: Home—7230 Gleason, Shawnee, KS 66227. E-mail[email protected]

CAREER: New York Public Library, New York, NY, information associate, 1992–95; Dreyfus Corp., New York, NY, senior research specialist, 1995–97; Kansas City Public Library, Kansas City, KS, fiction specialist, 1998; writer, 1998–


Clearance Sale at the Five and Dime (play), 1995.

101 Reasons to Hate Dennis Rodman (humor), Avon Publishing (New York, NY), 1996.

The Spring Habit (novel), Ad Lib Books (Raymore, MO), 2004.

Assistant editor, Southern California Anthology, 1990.

SIDELIGHTS: David D. Hanson told CA: "I have always been drawn to the characters and stories of the American Heartland: the quiet and strong characters who face life beyond the city limits."

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