Gina Bellisario

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General Information

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Name: Gina Bellisario

Pen Name: None

Genres: Fiction, Non-Fiction

Born: in Chicago, Illinois


Website: www.ginabellisario.com

Email: info@ginabellisario.com


Illinois Connection

A Prairie State native, Bellisario grew up in the south suburbs of Chicago. She later moved to the west suburbs, where she taught high school English and journalism. She now lives in Park Ridge, Illinois.

Biographical and Professional Information

Gina Bellisario is the author of fiction and nonfiction books for young readers. Her first picture book, The Twelve Days of Christmas in Illinois, is part of The Twelve Days of Christmas in America series from Sterling Children's Books.

Published Works

  • The Twelve Days of Christmas in Illinois, Sterling Children's Books, 2012

Community Helpers series:

  • Let's Meet a Veterinarian, Millbrook Press, 2013
  • Let's Meet a Librarian, Millbrook Press, 2013
  • Let's Meet a Firefighter, Millbrook Press, 2013
  • Let's Meet a Police Officer, Millbrook Press, 2013

My Healthy Habits series:

  • Choose Good Food!, Millbrook Press, 2014
  • Take a Bath!, Millbrook Press, 2014
  • Poison Alert!, Millbrook Press, 2014
  • Keep Calm!, Millbrook Press, 2014
  • Be Aware!, Millbrook Press, 2014
  • Move Your Body!, Millbrook Press, 2014

Titles at Your Library

The Twelve Days of Christmas in Illinois (The Twelve Days of Christmas in America)

ISBN: 1402797338
Release Date: 2012-10-02

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Let's Meet a Veterinarian (Cloverleaf Books - Community Helpers)

ISBN: 1467708062
Release Date: 2013-01-01

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Let's Meet a Librarian (Cloverleaf Books - Community Helpers)

ISBN: 1467708038
Release Date: 2013-01-01

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Let's Meet a Firefighter (Cloverleaf Books - Community Helpers)

ISBN: 0761390251
Release Date: 2013-01-01

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Let's Meet a Police Officer (Cloverleaf Books - Community Helpers)

ISBN: 0761390243
Release Date: 2013-01-01

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Choose Good Food!: My Eating Tips (Cloverleaf Books - My Healthy Habits)

ISBN: 1467723940
Release Date: 2014-01-01

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Take a Bath!: My Tips for Keeping Clean (Cloverleaf Books - My Healthy Habits)

ISBN: 1467723967
Release Date: 2014-04-01

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Poison Alert!: My Tips to Avoid Danger Zones at Home (Cloverleaf Books - My Healthy Habits)

ISBN: 1467723924
Release Date: 2014-04-01

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Keep Calm!: My Stress-busting Tips (Cloverleaf Books - My Healthy Habits)

ISBN: 1467713546
Release Date: 2014-04-01

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Move Your Body!: My Exercise Tips (Cloverleaf Books - My Healthy Habits)

ISBN: 146771349X
Release Date: 2014-04-01

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Literary Awards

Community Helpers series:

  • Teachers' Choice Award, Learning Magazine


Speaking Engagements and Upcoming Appearances

Speaking Engagement Availability: (Yes)

Gina celebrates literacy, imagination, and all-things Illinois in her school presentations. For speaking engagement information, contact Gina at info@ginabellisario.com.

External Links

Gina Bellisario on WorldCat


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