Peter Huggins received his MFA from the University of Alabama. A poet and writer of fiction for children, he has published three books of poems, Necessary Acts (2004), Blue Angels (2001), and Hard Facts (1998), and a picture book, Trosclair and the Alligator (2006). A novel for middle grade readers, In the Company of Owls, is forthcoming in Spring 2007 from NewSouth Books.
He was awarded a literature fellowship in poetry from the Alabama State Council on the Arts for 2006.
He has been President of the Board of the Alabama Writers' Forum and is a member of the Society of Children' Book Writers and Illustrators.
He has won an Instructor Teaching Award and was named an Outstanding Professor, Auburn University Panhellenic Council.
Trosclair and the Alligator. New York: Star Bright Books, 2006.
Necessary Acts. River City Publishing, 2004.
Blue Angels. River City Publishing, 2001.
Hard Facts. Livingston Press, 1998.
Last updated October 16, 2006