Susin Nielsen

SUSIN NIELSEN got her start writing a spec script for the popular television series "Degrassi Junior High." She went on to pen sixteen episodes of the hit television show and four of the "Degrassi "books. Since then, she has received two Canadian Screenwriter Awards and a Gemini Award and has written for many home-grown TV series. Her novel "Word Nerd," published to much critical acclaim, was a finalist for the TD Canadian Children's Book Award and won the Red Maple, Rocky Mountain, Willow,...See more