Individual Author Record
Name:Pen Name: N/A Genre: C:YOUNG ADULT Non-Fiction Born: Sites:
Illinois ConnectionAtwood lives in Forest Park.
Biographical and Professional InformationKathryn J. Atwood, a graduate of the University of Illinois at Chicago, is the author of three young adult collective biographies of women and war as well as the editor of Code Name Pauline, the memoirs of WWII SOE agent Pearl Witherington. She has contributed to The Historian; War, Literature, and the Arts; and the collections Des Plaines River Anthology and Holocaust Heroines: Fierce Females.
*''Women Heroes of World War I: 16 Remarkable Resisters, Soldiers, Spies, and Medics'', Chicago Review Press, 2014 *''Women Heroes of World War II: 26 Stories of Espionage, Sabotage, Resistance, and Rescue '', Chicago Review Press, 2011 *''Women Heroes of World War II: The Pacific Theater'', Chicago Review Press, 2016