Shelby Hiatt    
PANAMA, a novel.  In stores now.

Shelby Hiatt was born in Evansville, Indiana, at16 went to school at Brillantmont in Lausanne, Switzerland, and from there to Rollins College in Winter Park, Florida, where she received a BA degree in Political Science. She spent a summer studying Spanish at Mexico City College and a summer at Harvard University on a Political Science scholarship.  She did graduate work at the Universtiy of Geneva's Ecole d'Interpretes in Switzerland.  After that:

New York

Los Angeles

  • Shelby wrote on set between run-throughs while playing Jane dawson on  General Hospital.  A first novel, "Hector's Tapes," sold to Oliver Stone.
  • She worked as a sketch writer for KTWV radio, The Wave and wrote screenplays for a local independent producer.
  • Was a staff writer on "Santa Barbara" at NBC-TV.
Shelby now lives and writes in Santa Monica, CA.
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