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Individual Author Record

General Information

Name:  Connie LaDon Brubaker  

Pen Name: Connie Jones Brubaker

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Born: 1949

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Connie LaDon Brubaker lives in Taylorville, Illinois. She is a graduate of Kinmundy-Alma High School in Kimundy, Illinois; Kaskaskia Community College in Centralia, Illinois; and Southern Illinois University at Carbondale in Illinois. She has done graduate work at Southern Illinois University at Edwardsville in Illinois.

Biographical and Professional Information

Connie LaDon Brubaker has always been passionate about the written word. Her love of language led her into a career in education, teaching secondary English. After many years in the classroom, she extended her work in education into other arenas. She served as the coordinator for a ''Preparing Tomorrow's Teachers to Use Technology'' project, a federal grant project managed by the Illinois Community College Board. Other experience in the education field included development work for GED Illinois Online and Basic Skills Test Preparation Online, projects coordinated in part by Western Illinois University. Other work includes coordinating enrichment curriculum for local elementary classrooms.


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Leaving The Limberlost
ISBN: 1425729363

Xlibris. 2006

The work in this book references time, nature, music, spirit, relationships and literature, for a glimpse into the author's perceptions of life. Recurring themes illustrate how thoroughly certain threads of experience cycle repeatedly through our lives. O


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