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Illinois Center for the Book


Individual Author Record

General Information

Name:  Christopher Garlington  

Pen Name: Bull Garlington

Genre: Fiction Non-Fiction

Audience: Adult;

Born: May 13, 1964 in Birmingham, Alabama


-- Blog -- http://deathbychildren.com
-- Facebook -- http://facebook.com/christopher.garlington
-- Website -- http://creativewriter.pro
-- Christopher Garlington on WorldCat -- http://www.worldcat.org/search?q=christopher+garlington


Illinois Connection

Garlington lives in Chicago.

Biographical and Professional Information

Christopher "Bull" Garlington is an award-winning syndicated humor columnist and author. His features have appeared in various magazines and newspapers across the nation since 1989. He is the writer behind the infamous parenting blog, ''Death by Children''. Along with the books listed below, Garlington has also written several ebooks - ''The Lucky Jim'', ''King of the Road'', ''Gone'', ''Jenny's Parents are Cool'', ''Largemouth Bass'', ''Many Boats on the Ocean'' and ''Stingy Brim Trilby''. He also edited ''Carbituaries''.


Selected Titles At Your Library

The beat cop's guide to Chicago eats /
ISBN: 1893121720. OCLC Number:

Lake Claremont Press,. Chicago, IL :. ©2011.

Death by children :
ISBN: 1893121992. OCLC Number:

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The full English /
ISBN: 1684197929. OCLC Number:

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The hilarious story of a father's failed attempt to take his family on a once-in-a-lifetime trip to the United Kingdom, a disastrous trip ruined by his stratospheric expectations, his inner American, ennui fatigue, his wife's meddling in his perfect plans, Alabama, his children's massive indifference, the Doctor Who experience, ginger cookie based chemical warfare, mimes, sheep, The Beatles, a hermetically sealed bus full of the elderly, a militant librarian named Mildred, and England's classic breakfast which consists almost entirely of canned beans.


Awards

Death by Children

Speaking Engagements

Speaking Engagement Availability (Yes)

Contact Sharon Woodhouse at Lake Claremont Press 312-226-8400 or sharon@lakeclaremont.com.