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Individual Author Record

General Information

Name:  Hillary Frank  

Pen Name: None


Born: 1976 in Brooklyn, New York


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Biographical and Professional Information

Hillary Frank is a freelance writer based in Montclair, NJ. She is an author, illustrator and is also an independent producer for a variety of programs on public radio. She has taught courses and workshops to young and grown adults at Loyola University, Sarah Lawrence College, the Transom Story Workshop, and the City of Chicago's inner city writing program Words37. A popular guest speaker, she has presented at many schools and libraries, including the New York Public Library, the Brooklyn Public Library, the Chicago Public Library, Tufts University, Simmons College, the School of the Art Institute of Chicago, and high schools around the country.

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-- Best Books for Young Adults from the American Library Association 2003