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Individual Author Record

General Information

Name:  Mary Manz Simon  

Pen Name: None

Genre:

Audience: Adult; Children; Children;

Born: Oak Park, IIlinois


-- Website -- http://www.marymanzsimon.com
-- Mary Manz Simon on WorldCat -- http://www.worldcat.org/search?q=mary+manz+simon


Illinois Connection

Born and raised in the Chicagoland area, Mary Manz Simon earned a bachelor's degree from Illinois State University, a master's degree from Erikson Institute for Early Childhood Education of Loyola University, Chicago, and a doctorate from St. Louis University.

Biographical and Professional Information

As an award-winning author, Mary Manz Simon's titles have sold three million copies and are available in ten languages. Mary was a longtime columnist for Focus on the Family and has authored hundreds of articles for a variety of periodicals. Mary also serves as a corporate consultant on the children's market for entertainment entities, periodicals, and major publishers. A popular presenter, she flies up to 100,000 miles a year throughout the US and Canada.


Published Works Expand for more information


Titles At Your Library

Koala Does His Best (First Virtues for Toddlers)
ISBN: 0784715785

Standard Pub. 2004

Rhyming text introduces the Biblical concept of achieving excellence through the story of a young koala who reflects on his accomplishments.

Panda Is Polite (First Virtues for Toddlers)
ISBN: 0784715777

Standard Pub. 2004

Book by Simon, Mary Manz

Lion Can Share (First Virtues for Toddlers)
ISBN: 0784715769

Standard Pub. 2004

Children's book

Lamb Is Joyful (First Virtues for Toddlers)
ISBN: 0784715750

Standard Pub. 2004

Book by Simon, Mary Manz

Let's Catch Fish, Grades PK - K: Jesus Makes Breakfast by the Sea (Stick-With-Me Bible Stories)
ISBN: 0887247563

Carson-Dellosa Christian Publishing. 2004

Stick-With-Me™ Bible Stories introduce beginning readers to the greatest stories ever told. Children learn Bible truths and build early reading skills as they add stickers to the picture words on each page. Includes fun learning activities and tips for parents.

Build A Tower: God Scatters The People (Stick-With-Me Bible Stories)
ISBN: 0887247555

Carson Dellosa Pub Co Inc. 2004

Story of the Tower of Babel

A Busy Day: Jesus Visits Mary And Martha (Stick-With-Me Bible Stories)
ISBN: 0887245234

Carson Dellosa Pub Co Inc. 2004

Biblical story about Mary and Martha

The Big Boat, Grades PK - K: God Protects Noah’s Family (Stick-With-Me Bible Stories)
ISBN: 0887247628

Carson-Dellosa Christian Publishing. 2004

Stick-With-Me™ Bible Stories introduce beginning readers to the greatest stories ever told. Children learn Bible truths and build early reading skills as they add stickers to the picture words on each page. Includes fun learning activities and tips for parents.

Trouble At The Well- Moses Helps In Midian (Stick-With-Me Bible Stories)
ISBN: 0887249817

Carson Dellosa Pub Co Inc. 2004

Biblical story about Moses.

The Bright Star Wise Men Visit Jesus (Stick-With-Me Bible Stories)
ISBN: 0887248691

Carson Dellosa Pub Co Inc. 2004


Awards

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Speaking Engagements

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