Illinois State Library

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Individual Author Record

General Information


Pen Name: Suzanne Buckingham, Suzanne Buckingham Slade

Genre: C:CHILDREN Fiction Non-Fiction

Born: 1964 in Harvey, Illinois


Illinois Connection

Slade was born in Harvey and currently lives in Libertyville.

Biographical and Professional Information

Suzanne Slade is the author of more than 100 books for children. Her works include picture books, biographies, as well as many non-fiction titles about animals, sports, and nature. One of her favorite parts of the writing process is researching and learning new things.

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