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Susan Wells Bennett

A third-generation native Arizonan, Susan Wells Bennett was born and raised in Phoenix. As a child, she wrote a letter to then-President Carter that was published in a local daily newspaper. From then on, she wanted to be a writer when she grew up - that, or President. At sixteen, she left Arizona to attend Cottey College in Nevada, Missouri, for two years. Returning to Arizona, she attended Arizona State University as an English major. She spent a fair amount of the next decade trying to...See more