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General Information

Name:  Vicki Bennington  

Pen Name: None

Genre: C:ADULT C:YA Non-Fiction

Born: 1957 in Jerseyville, Illinois



Illinois Connection

Bennington was born and raised in Jerseyville. She graduated from Southern Illinois University in Edwardsville with a degree in mass communications and a secondary degree in marketing. She lived in Alton for several years and currently lives in Godfrey.

Biographical and Professional Information

Vicki Bennington has written for The Telegraph in Alton, Illinois for a number of years. Her current book, "A Life in Parts" was co-authored with Daniel Brannan of Glen Carbon, Illinois and is about the horrific experience and remarkable recovery of Loretta Goebel, who grew up in Shipman, Illinois, lived in Sycamore, Illinois for many years and also currently lives in Godfrey, Illinois.

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