Individual Author Record
Name: Doreen Ambrose-Van LeePen Name: None Genre: Non-Fiction Poetry Born: 1969 in Chicago, Illinois Sites:
Illinois ConnectionDoreen grew up in Chicago's Cabrini Green.
Biographical and Professional InformationDoreen earned a BA in print journalism from Southern Illinois University at Edwardsville (SIUE), and also served in the Armed Forces for three years. She is the mother of three children and in addition to her writing she loves to read. She is also a founding member of the North Austin Public Library Poetry Group which is located on the west side of Chicago.
*''Raised in Da Sun: A Gettogurl's Story'', PublishAmerica, 2006*''Diary of a Mid Western Getto Girl'', PublishAmerica, 2007*''Life After Cooley High & Good Times'', iUniverse, 2011