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Lucy Hawking, Stephen Hawkings daughter, is a journalist and novelist. She is the author of the adult novels Jaded and Run for Your Life. Watch her discuss her new title, "George's Cosmic Treasure Hunt".
Author Lucy Hawking writes adventures stories which aim to make astrophysics, astronomy and cosmology entertaining and accessible to young readers. She has now written four books in the ‘George’ series, working with her father, Stephen Hawking and a range of other high level scientists who contribute their research to the books. The books are published in 38 languages and are popular around the world.
Lucy Hawking studied Modern Languages at Oxford University before going to City University in London to follow a professional journalism training course. Before moving into publishing, Lucy wrote for many newspapers and magazines in the United Kingdom as well as working for New York Magazine in the USA.
He and his daughter, Lucy Hawking, have also created a fictional series of books for middle school children on the creation of the universe, including "" (Simon & Schuster, 2012).