Arthur Charles Voellinger

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General Information

Name: Arthur Charles Voellinger

Pen Name: Art Voellinger

Genres: Fiction

Born: 1941 in Belleville, Illinois.

Website: N/A


Illinois Connection

Art Voellinger was born in Belleville and resides there today.

Biographical and Professional Information

Voellinger is a retired journalist after nearly sixty years of experience as a sportswriter, editor, and columnist. He graduated from St. Joseph's College (Ind.) in 1963 en route to a 32-year career as a high school English teacher-coach. After two years at Whitefish Bay (Wis.) Dominican, he taught at O'Fallon (Il.) from 1965-69 and returned there in 1976 for 26 more years before retiring in 2002. In addition, he was a sport writer, starting in 1957 with the Belleville News-Democrat. From 1972-76, he was an associated editor for the St. Louis based The Sporting News. From 1973-2005 he served as a sports copy editor for the St. Louis Post-Dispatch. He also wrote columns for the Post-Dispatch/Suburban Journals from 1975 until retiring in 2011. Voellinger has published two sports fiction books, One Home Run in 2011 and Double Play in 2013.

Published Works

  • One Home Run, iUniverse, 2011
  • Double Play, iUniverse, 2013

Titles for Purchase and at Your Library

One Home Run

ISBN: 1462010660
Release Date: 2011-06-03

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Double Play

ISBN: 149170084X
Release Date: 2013-09-09

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Literary Awards

Speaking Engagements and Upcoming Appearances

Speaking Engagement Availability: (Yes)

Schedule permitting, Voellinger is willing to speak to any group.

External Links

Art Voellinger on WorldCat

Art Voellinger on Amazon


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