Born to Lloyd Henry Hoff and Clementine Catlin (Elmer) Hoff in Portland, OR.
Earns a Bachelor of Arts from Evergreen State College.
Authors “The Tao of Pooh,” which was listed on the New York Times Bestseller list for 49 weeks.
Authors the biography, “The Singing Creek Where the Willows Grow: The Rediscovered Diary of Opal Whiteley.”
Receives an American Book Award for “The Singing Creek Where the Willows Grow.”
Authors “The Te of Piglet,” which was listed on the New York Times Bestseller list for 59 weeks.
Is listed in the American Booksellers Association newsletter as one of America’s top bestselling paperback authors.
“The Tao of Pooh” is selected among 75 books to be featured in Penguin Books’ printed promotions and public displays for their 75th anniversary celebration.
Receives the Albert Nelson Marquis Lifetime Achievement Award from Marquis Who’s Who.
Authors “The Eternal Tao Te Ching.”