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Herstine Wright

Born: in Mound Bayou, Mississippi
Pen Name: None

Connection to Illinois: Dr. Herstine Wright has lived in Chicago for many years. She attended Carver Elementary and William Jones Commercial High School. She completed her graduate studies at Southern Illinois University in Carbondale and Governors State University in University Park, and Midwest College.

Biography: Dr. Herstine Wright was born in a small southern town, known for its rich heritage and founded by ex-slaves, to sharecroppers. In 1965 she, along with her family, migrated to Chicago, where she attended and graduated from the Chicago Public Schools. For 34 years she was employed as an educator. Thirty-two years she worked for the community colleges in Illinois teaching Business Education and English courses. She is the Co-founder of Advocates of Change/OPIB and S.A.L.T.E.D (Saving A Life To End Destruction)Non-profit organizations. She has authored eight (8) powerful books that are distributed around the world. She is also the recipient of the prestigious M3:16 Magazine Community Excellence Award for her exemplary work in the community.


Primary Literary Genre(s): Non-Fiction

Primary Audience(s): Adult readers


Selected Titles

A Report from the Heights.
ISBN: 9780988779716 OCLC: 973291553

Sonflower Pub 2016.

ISBN: 0971341699 OCLC: 971925056

SONFLOWER PUB, [S.l.] : 2012.

Firestarters! :
ISBN: 9780971341647 OCLC: 786271585

Sonflower Pub., Chicago, Ill. : ©2007.

Firestarters is book of worship and authority. It is also a revelation of the baptism of fire and the purpose of God's presence that resides in us.

Inheriting His holy mountain /
ISBN: 0971341605 OCLC: 48474159

Sonflower Pub., Chicago, Ill. : ©2001.

The LORD Gave Me A Song Too
ISBN: 0988779722 OCLC:

The POWER of KNOW In The Word, Worship, Works
ISBN: 9780988779761 OCLC:

ISBN: 0988779757 OCLC: 1079869604

SONFLOWER PUB, [S.l.] : 2018.