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Nevada Arts Council LogoNevada teachers, librarians and community planners, good news! There is grant money from Nevada Arts Council available to bring Suzanne to your community.

Suzanne Morgan Williams has been selected for the new Nevada Arts Council's Artists in Residence roster. Click here for more information...Open in a New Window The new roster website is still under construction but you may click hereOpen in a New Window for Suzanne's NV Arts Council Profile. Also, feel free to contact Suzanne directly for details.

Welcome! Suzanne Morgan Williams writes fiction and non-fiction books for kids. Here you’ll find the usual – information about her books and school presentations – and the not so usual – photos of her goats, her trips to the Arctic, and a gallery of Nevada scenes.

Look for Suzanne’s first novel, Bull Rider available now from Margaret K. McElderry Books (an imprint of Simon & Schuster).

  • Bull Rider received the National Cowboy & Western Heritage Award for Outstanding Juvenile Book of 2009.
  • Bull Rider is a 2009 Junior Library Guild selection.
  • Bull Rider is on the Bank Street College Best Books for 2010 list.
  • Bull Rider is on the Nevada Young Readers Award List for 2011, in the intermediate category.
  • Bull Rider is on both the 2010 Texas Library Association's Lonestar and Tayshas Lists.
  • Bull Rider was nominated for the YALSA Best Books for Young Adults list for 2010.
  • Bull Rider is on the 2011-2012 Truman Award list of the Missouri Association of School Librarian's.
  • Bull Rider is on the Indiana Library Federation's Young Hoosier Book Award list for 2011-2012.
  • Nominated for: Wyoming Library Association's Indian Paintbrush Award, 2012 - 2013

Be in touch – glad you are here!