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Individual Author Record

General Information

Name:  Scotti Cohn  

Pen Name: Scotti McAuliff Cohn, Scotti Kent


Born: 1950 in Springfield, Illinois


Illinois Connection

Cohn was born in Springfield and lived in Bloomington for ten years.

Biographical and Professional Information

Cohn is a freelance writer and editor. She is a member of the Society of Children's Book Writers and Illustrators, and the author of five nonfiction books published by The Globe Pequot Press, with a sixth book scheduled for publication by Globe in 2009. Her short stories have appeared in numerous magazines for young people, and her poems about animals have appeared in ''Highlights for Children'' and ''Zootles'' magazines.

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