Nebraska Authors

Bobbie Sanborn Hamsa

Born 1944 Ord, NE (USA)

Author of popular series of books, Far-Fetched Pet.

Places Lived

Omaha, NE
Grand Island, NE
Sonoma, CA

Author Of

  • Fiction
  • Other


Children's Literature


Bachelor of Arts in English and Zoology, 1966, University of Nebraska, Lincoln


Advertising copywriter.

Places Worked

Produced print, point of sale, radio, and television commercials for Mutual of Omaha's Wild Kingdom
Bozell, Inc. (Omaha)


Dirty Larry. 1983.
Animal Babies. 1985.
Polly Wants a Cracker. 1986.

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