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Individual Author Record

General Information

Name:  Marlene Targ Brill  

Pen Name: None

Genre: C:ADULT C:CHILD C:CHILD C:YA Historical Fiction Non-Fiction

Born: 1945 in Chicago, Illinois


Illinois Connection

Brill was born in Chicago. She grew up on the northwest side of Chicago in the West Rogers Park neighborhood. She currently resides in Wilmette.

Biographical and Professional Information

Marlene Targ Brill has been writing books for many years. She started writing while teaching children with disabilities, producing materials to help her students learn. It didn't take long for her to start writing for readers of all ages.

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Titles At Your Library


-- '''''Keys to Parenting'' and ''A Child with Autism''''' *Parents Choice Award '''''Tooth Tales from Around the World''''' *2013 ILLINOIS READS Book '''''Margaret Knight