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Clare Hodgson Meeker is an award-winning author of true animal stories, biographies, folktales, picture books, and chapter books for elementary school-age children. She also teaches writing in the schools and writing for children to adults.

Her new book, GROWING UP GORILLA published by Millbrook Press will be available September 3, 2019. Read a Review of the book in Kirkus Reviews.

Her previous book, RHINO RESCUE! published by National Geographic was a 2016 Junior Library Guild Selection. She is also the author of:
● the Smithsonian Notable Book LOOTAS LITTLE WAVE EATER: AN ORPHANED SEA OTTER’S STORY 
● HANSA: THE TRUE STORY OF AN ASIAN ELEPHANT BABY, an AZA Communiqué recommend, and
SOCCER DREAMS: PLAYING THE SEATTLE SOUNDERS FC WAY, licensed by Major League Soccer.

Her magazine series for the National Wildlife Federation called OLIVE OPOSSUM AND MAX MOLE’S BIG BACKYARD was a finalist for the Association of Educational Publishers Distinguished Achievement award in 2008 and is now available for the classroom in eBook format through schoolwide.com.Hew

 
 

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