Donna Latham

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General Information

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Name: Donna Latham

Pen Name: None

Born: in Chicago, Illinois

Website: usaplays4kids.drury.edu/playwrights/latham/index.html

Email: donnamlatham@comcast.net


Illinois Connection

Latham was born in Chicago.

Biographical and Professional Information

Donna holds a B.A. in Communication Arts and an M.A. in Library Science. As a high school drama teacher and director, an elementary school librarian, and a storyteller, she has explored theatre and literature with kids of all ages.

Published Works

  • Hurricane; The 1900 Galveston Night of Terror, Bearport Publishing, 2005
  • Fire Dogs, Bearport Publishing, 2005
  • Ellen Ochoa; Reaching For The Stars, Bearport Publishing, 2005
  • Superfast Trucks, Bearport, 2006
  • Space; Surviving in Zero-Gravity, Bearport, 2006
  • Superfast Rockets, Bearport, 2006
  • Resparation and Photosynthesis, Heinemann-raintree, 2007
  • Cells, Tissues and Organs, Nomad, 2011
  • Ecology, Heinemann-Raintree, 2008
  • Earth's Biomes, Raintree, 2008
  • Classification of Animals, Nomad Press, 2010
  • Deserts, Endangered Biomes, 2010
  • Deciduous Forests, Nomad Press, 2010
  • Oceans, Nomad Press, 2010
  • Tundra, Nomad Press, 2010
  • Ghosts of Interstate 90, Quixote Press, 2010
  • Ghosts of the Fox River Valley , Quixote Press, 2010
  • Garbage: Investigate What Happens When You Throw It out, Nomad Press, 2011
  • Rainforests, Nomad Press, 2011
  • Mountains, Nomad Press, 2011
  • Savannas and Grasslands, Nomad Press, 2011
  • Confireous Forests, Nomad Press, 2011
  • Amazing Biome Projects You Can Build Yourself,Nomad Press, 2011
  • Bridges and Tunnels: Investigate Feats of Engineering with 25 Projects, Nomad Press, 2012
  • Backyard Biology: Investigate Habitats Outside Your Door with 25 Projects, Nomad Press, 2013
  • Canals and Dams: Investigate Feats of Engineering with 25 Projects, Nomad Press, 2013
  • Music: Investigate the Evolution of American Sound, Nomad Press, 2013

Titles for Purchase and at Your Library

Hurricane! The 1900 Galveston Night of Terror (X-Treme Disasters That Changed America)

ISBN: 1597160717
Release Date: 2005-09-01

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Fire Dogs (Dog Heroes)

ISBN: 1597161411
Release Date: 2005-09-01

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Ellen Ochoa: Reach for the Stars! (Defining Moments (Bearport Publishing))

ISBN: 1597160768
Release Date: 2005-09-01

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Superfast Trucks (Ultimate Speed)

ISBN: 1597162531
Release Date: 2006-08-01

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Space: Surviving in Zero-G (X-Treme Places)

ISBN: 1597160903
Release Date: 2005-09-01

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Superfast Rockets (Ultimate Speed)

ISBN: 1597160830
Release Date: 2005-09-01

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Respiration and Photosynthesis (Sci-Hi: Life Science)

ISBN: 1410932567
Release Date: 2009-01-22

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Earth's Biomes (Sci-Hi)

ISBN: 1406211591
Release Date: 2010-05-15

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Classification of Animals (Sci-Hi)

ISBN: 1406211583
Release Date: 2010-05-15

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Deserts (Endangered Biomes)

ISBN: 1934670863
Release Date: 2010-09-01

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Deciduous Forests (Endangered Biomes)

ISBN: 1934670545
Release Date: 2010-09-01

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Oceans (Endangered Biomes)

ISBN: 1934670847
Release Date: 2010-09-01

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Tundra (Endangered Biomes)

ISBN: 1934670561
Release Date: 2010-09-01

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Rain Forests (Endangered Biomes)

ISBN: 1936313499
Release Date: 2011-09-01

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Mountains (Endangered Biomes)

ISBN: 1936313529
Release Date: 2011-09-01

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Savannas and Grasslands (Endangered Biomes)

ISBN: 1936313510
Release Date: 2011-09-01

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AMAZING BIOME PROJECTS: YOU CAN BUILD YOURSELF (Build It Yourself)

ISBN: 1934670391
Release Date: 2009-12-01

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Ghosts of the Fox River Valley

ISBN: 1571664343
Release Date: 2007

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Bridges and Tunnels: Investigate Feats of Engineering with 25 Projects (Build It Yourself)

ISBN: 1936749513
Release Date: 2012-05-12

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Backyard BIOLOGY: Investigate Habitats Outside Your Door with 25 Projects (Build It Yourself)

ISBN: 1619301512
Release Date: 2013-01-24

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CANALS AND DAMS: INVESTIGATE FEATS OF ENGINEERING WITH 25 PROJECTS (Build It Yourself)

ISBN: 1619301652
Release Date: 2013-04-01

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Literary Awards

ASPCA Henry Bergh Children's Book Award for "Fire Dogs" 2006

Speaking Engagements and Upcoming Appearances

Speaking Engagement Availability: (Yes)

External Links

Donna Latham on WorldCat

Donna Latham on Amazon

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