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Gwendolyn Hooks

Gwendolyn Hooks

Gwendolyn Hooks is the author of 20 books for children. She writes both fiction and nonfiction to encourage children to explore their world. Readers will find pets, friendship, family, and history sprinkled throughout Gwendolyn’s stories because that’s what inspires her. Her book Tiny Stitches – The Life of Medical Pioneer Vivien Thomas was the 2016 NAACP Image Award Winner: Outstanding Literary Work – Children.