Individual Author Record
Name: Nancy GeePen Name: None Genre: C:CHILD fiction Born: Sites:
Illinois ConnectionGee lives in Orland Park. She is owner and president of Maywood Industries, Inc. , a company that manufactures specialty crating and sells building materials throughout the Chicago area.
Biographical and Professional InformationNancy Gee is a graduate of Drake University. Her first picture book, ''The Secret Drawer'', is based on a true story based on an unknown animal that got into her husband's sock drawer only to be discovered by the family cat. The unknown animal is later learned to be a flying squirrel. In the book, Gee educates children on what makes the flying squirrel a special creature and how kindness to animals is returned in unexpected ways.
''The Secret Drawer '', Ampersand, 2014