Susan Cooper, Date of Birth, Place of Birth


Susan Cooper

English fantasy writer

Date of Birth: 23-May-1935

Place of Birth: Burnham, England, United Kingdom

Profession: writer, musician, lyricist, journalist, children's writer, novelist, science fiction writer

Nationality: United States, United Kingdom

Zodiac Sign: Gemini

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About Susan Cooper

  • Susan Mary Cooper (born 23 May 1935) is an English author of children's books.
  • She is best known for The Dark Is Rising, a contemporary fantasy series set in England and Wales, which incorporates British mythology, such as the Arthurian legends, and Welsh folk heroes.
  • For that work, in 2012 she won the lifetime Margaret A.
  • Edwards Award from the American Library Association, recognizing her contribution to writing for teens.
  • In the 1970s two of the five novels were named the year's best English-language book with an "authentic Welsh background" by the Welsh Books Council.

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