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Individual Author Record

General Information

Name:  John Manderino  

Pen Name: None




Illinois Connection

John is a Riverdale, Illinois native.

Biographical and Professional Information

JOHN MANDERINO lives in Maine with his wife Marie, where he teaches college writing and provides coaching and editing services to other writers. He has published three novels, a collection of short stories and a memoir with Academy Chicago. John has also written plays that have been performed at theater festivals and other venues. A stage version of his memoir Crying at Movies was recently produced.

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