Individual Author Record
Name:Pen Name: Genre: C:CHILDREN Fiction History Non-Fiction Born: Sites:
Illinois ConnectionAnderson was born in Illinois and raised in Grayslake.
Biographical and Professional InformationBeth Anderson, a former English as a Second Language teacher for over 20 years, combines her love of writing with the joys of discovery and learning in her narrative nonfiction and historical fiction picture books. She earned a B.A. in linguistics and a M. Ed. in reading.Anderson now lives in Colorado.
*"Lizzie Demands a Seat! Elizabeth Jennings Fights for Streetcar Rights", Calkins Creek, 2020 *"An Inconvenient Alphabet: Ben Franklin & Noah Webster's Spelling Revolution", Simon & Schuster, 2018 *"Smelly" Kelly and His Super Senses: How James Kelly’s Nose Saved the New York City Subway", Calkins Creek, 2020