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Illinois Center for the Book

Individual Author Record

General Information


Pen Name: None

Genre: Fiction Non-Fiction

Born: 1968, in Highland Park, Illinois

Illinois Connection

Herzog was born and raised in Highland Park. He graduated from Highland Park High School.

Biographical and Professional Information

Brad Herzog is the author of more than three dozen books for children and adults. As a freelance magazine writer, he has been honored several times by the Council for Advancement and Support of Education (CASE), including a Grand Gold Medal for best feature article of the year. He has been interviewed on "The Today Show" and "Oprah" and has been profiled in publications ranging from People magazine to Reader's Digest. Herzog currently resides in California.

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Titles At Your Library


-- *#2 on Amazon Bestseller List, STATES OF MIND *Mom's Choice Award and Finalist, National