Individual Author Record
Name: Valiska GregoryPen Name: None Genre: C:CHILD C:CHILD Born: 1940 in Chicago, Illinois Sites:
Illinois ConnectionGregory was born and raised in Chicago. She also received her Masters degree from the University of Chicago.
Biographical and Professional InformationGregory is an award winning poet and children's book author. She has taught every grade from kindergarten through seniors in college, including courses ranging from music and drama at the elementary level to American literature and poetry at college level. Gregory is a member of the Author's Guild, the Society of Children's Book Writers and Illustrators and on the Board of Directors of the National Children's Film Festival.
*''Sunny Side Up'', McMillan Publishing Co., 1986*''Riddle Soup'', Simon & Schuster, 1987*''The Oatmeal Cookie Giant'', Simon & Schuster, 1987*''Through the Mickle Woods'', Little Brown, 1992*''Happy Burpday, Maggie McDougal'', Little, Brown and Company, 1992*''Terribly Wonderful'', Macmillan Publishing, 1992*''Babysitting for Benjamin'', Simon & Schuster, 1993*''Kate`s Giants'', Candlewick, 1995*''Looking for Angels'', Simon & Schuster, 1996*''When Stories Fell Like Shooting Stars'', Simon & Schuster, 1996*''A Valentine for Norman Noggs'', Harper Collins, 1999*''Shirley`s Wonderful Baby'', Harper Collins, 2003*''The Mystery of Grindlecat'', Emmis Books, 2003