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Lisa Katzenberger

Pen Name: None

Connection to Illinois: Katzenberger lives in LaGrange.

Biography: Lisa Katzenberger works as a freelance writer and volunteers as a fiction editor for Literary Mama.


Primary Literary Genre(s): Fiction

Primary Audience(s): Children


Selected Titles

It will be okay :
ISBN: 1728222559 OCLC: 1224587513

"Giraffe and Zebra meet every day under their favorite tree to walk to the watering hole. But today, Giraffe isn't there! Where could he be? Zebra spots him hiding in the tree; Giraffe has seen a spider and is scared silly. Zebra patiently talks to Giraffe and does the very best thing: supports Giraffe for as long as Giraffe needs it."

National Regular Average Ordinary Day /
ISBN: 1524792403 OCLC: 1153022718

Peter does not like being bored, so he comes up with a way to have some festive fun--he'll celebrate a different holiday each day! He even rates them on a scale of 1 to 10. But when he wakes up one morning to discover there isn't any holiday, he realizes he'll have to take matters into his own hands and make up his own! That's easier said than done, though, and nothing seems to go right--until Peter realizes that even a regular, average, ordinary day can be something worth celebrating.

Triceratops would NOT make a good ninja /
ISBN: 1515821315 OCLC: 995318599

Millie, who likes finding new hobbies, eagerly signs up for ninja school, only to learn that ninja skills, such as hiding and kicking, are a real challenge for a triceratops. Includes discussion question and dinosaur facts.