Born: 1933 in New Britain, Connecticut
Pen Name: None Connection to Illinois: Fran Podulka taught in Winnetka and has been a long time resident of Glenview, Illinois. Biography: Fran began her career as a Speech Therapist before turning to her poetry and novel.
ISBN: 094136304X OCLC: 19590361 Lake Shore Pub., Deerfield, Ill. : ©1989.
|The wonder jungle;
ISBN: 0399111980 OCLC: 805072 Putnam New York, [1973, ©1974] " ... This story of a boy, Bubba, and his father hinges on the fate of an alligator and the preservation of an ecological marvel, the Florida Everglades. Les Turner's crisis begins ... when he must update his Wonder Jungle ..." Jacket.