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Individual Author Record

General Information

Name:  Julia Borcherts  

Pen Name: None

Genre: Fiction Non-Fiction

Audience: Adult;


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Illinois Connection

Borcherts lives in Chicago.

Biographical and Professional Information

Borcherts is a freelance writer of fiction and non-fiction. She is a fiction writing instructor at Columbia College in Chicago. Borcherts work has recently appeared in and on ''Fresh Yarn'', ''The Parlor Podcasts'', ''Criminal Class Review: Volume 3'', ''Cubbie Blues: 100 Years of Waiting till Next Year'', ''Sin: A Deadly Anthology'', ''Metromix'', ''RedEye'', ''Time Out Chicago'' and other publications. She's also a co-founder of ''Reading Under the Influence'' and ''Nerds at Heart''.

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Titles At Your Library

Not for Tourists 2008 Guide to Chicago (Not for Tourists Guidebook)
ISBN: 0979394546

Not for Tourists Inc. 2007

Designed for local residents or intrepid visitors who want to take full advantage of all a city has to offer, these Not for Tourists guidebooks feature a one-of-a-king perspective. With a portable format, graphic maps, and a wealth of listings, these guides are sure to turn visitors into experts.

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