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Norman E. Calmese

Born: in Chicago, Illinois
Pen Name: None

Connection to Illinois: Norman Calmese is an illustrator who lives in Springfield, Il.

Biography: Norman Calmese is an illustrator. He serves as the General/Sales Manager and Illustrator for the ''Capital City Courier''. His cartoons and illustrations have appeared in newspapers throughout the country. He has also created murals for numerous organizations.Norman holds a B.A. in Sociology from Northern Illinois University, a Minor in Art and African American History as well as a Masterís Degree in Arts Management from the University of Illinois-Springfield.


Primary Audience(s): Children; Children; Young adult readers

Norman E. Calmese on WorldCat :

Selected Titles

War? I'm scared! /
ISBN: 1576350576 OCLC: 52513816

WeWrite Books, Springfield, Ill. : ©2002.

"Meet Buddy, a Golden Retriever, and his friends as they react to the crisis. Find out what they do to help."

  Whine out /
ISBN: 1576350126 OCLC: 62161118

WeWrite Corp., Rochester, Ill. : ©1997.

Jason learns to control his whining by joining a soccer team on which his dog Sparky becomes the star player.