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General Information


Pen Name: Sally Fleming

Genre: C:CHILDREN C:YOUNG ADULT Fiction Non-Fiction

Born: 1954 in New Jersey



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Walker lives in DeKalb.

Biographical and Professional Information

Sally Walker has written more than 50 nonfiction books for young readers. She enjoys finding and sharing odd snippets of information to interest them in history and science. Her books are packed with personal anecdotes and humor, as she searches out true tales in graveyards, zoos, the Shedd Aquarium, back rooms of museums, and in dusty archives.

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