Betty G Birney

Betty G Birney

Betty G. Birney has won numerous honors for her television writing, including an Emmy, three Humanitas Awards, and a Writers Guild of America Award, as well as the Christopher Award for her work on Friendship According to Humphrey. She is also the author of The Seven Wonders of Sassafrass Springsand The Princess and the Peabody's, in addition to the Humphrey series. She was born and raised in St. Louis, Missouri. Her parents grew up as neighbors on Humphrey Street in St. Louis, Missouri. Betty Birney's website, bettybirney.com, is jam-packed with Humphrey-related activities and information.