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Angelica Shirley Carpenter

Born: St. Louis, Missouri
Pen Name: None

Connection to Illinois: Angelica has a bachelor's degree in French and master's degrees in education and library science, all from the University of Illinois.

Biography: N/A


Primary Audience(s): Children; Children

Angelica Shirley Carpenter on WorldCat :

Selected Titles

L. Frank Baum :
ISBN: 0822549107 OCLC: 22984454

Lerner Publications Co., Minneapolis : ©1992.

A biography of the author of The Wizard of Oz, who invented a new kind of fairy tale, uniquely modern and American.

Lewis Carroll :
ISBN: 0822500736 OCLC: 49416219

Lerner Publications, Minneapolis : ©2003.

A biography of the mathematician, teacher, photographer, and author who wrote "Alice in Wonderland."

Robert Louis Stevenson :
ISBN: 0822549557 OCLC: 35830695

Lerner Publications, Minneapolis [Minn.] : ©1997.

Describes the life of the man who wrote "Kidnapped," "Treasure Island," and "A Child's Garden of Verses."