Individual Author Record
General InformationC:ADULT C:YA Fiction Born: Sites:
Illinois ConnectionKirkpatrick-Bertels lives in Edwardsville.
Biographical and Professional InformationKirkpatrick-Bertels received her Bachelor’s and Master’s degrees in elementary education at Southern Illinois University in Edwardsville. She has taught seventh grade English at Highland Middle School for ten years. She is a member of the National Council of Teachers of English (NCTE) and the Illinois Reading Council (IRC). Lesson plans to accompany ''Just Pete'' are available at the website http://justpete.tateauthor.com.
''Just Pete'', Tate Publishing, 2013