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James Horton Palmer

Born: 1944, in Cedar Rapids, IA
Pen Name: None

Connection to Illinois: J. Horton Palmer taught middle school language arts for 30 years in Illinois and then began a writing career, mainly focused on poetry. For the past 20 years he has divided his time between Hawaii and Illinois, and now has added Florida as an another location. He has published a children's book on Amazon, titled Maui Mutt, the Molokini Adventure.

His poetry is published yearly in the DuPage Writers Group Possibilities anthologies.



Primary Literary Genre(s): Fiction; Poetry


Selected Titles

The Molokini adventure /
ISBN: 9781984055811 OCLC: 1040035387

"Who will save rascally Maui Mutt when he decides to go on a journey to the Molokini Crater and ends up in big trouble? Will his intelligent friend Sebastian E. Gecko or the cantankerous Sunny Parrot be able to help?"--Page 4 of cover.