Individual Author Record
Name: Barbara Garland PolikoffPen Name: None Genre: C:CHILD C:CHILD Born: 1929 Sites:
Illinois ConnectionBarbara Polikoff has been a long time resident of Highland Park, Illinois.
Biographical and Professional InformationAlthough Barbara is a writer she began her career as a teacher at Von Steuben Public High School, Chicago, IL,in 1951. She also worked at the Chicago Natural History Museum, Chicago,as an associate editor of the museum bulletin,
*''My Parrot Eats Baked Beans (Also Photographer)'', Albert Whitman, 1988*''James Madison (Biography)'', Garrett Publishing Company, 1989*''Herbert C. Hoover, Thirty-first President of the United States (biography)'', Garrett Publishing Company, 1991*''Life`s a Funny Proposition, Horatio'', Henry Holt, 1999*''Riding the Wind'', Puffin, 1997*''With One Bold Act, The Story of Jane Adams'', Boswell, 1999*''Why Does the Coqui Sing?'', Holiday House, 2004*''Her Mother's Secret'', Allium Press, 2012