Carmela A. Martino
Pen Name: None
Born: in Chicago, Illinois
Martino was born in Chicago and currently lives in Naperville, in DuPage County Illinois.
Biographical and Professional Information
Carmela Martino teaches writing workshops at the College of DuPage and the Hinsdale Center for the Arts and is available for speaking engagements. Her work has also been published in anthologies, including: I Fooled You: Ten Stories of Tricks, Jokes, and Swicheroos, And the Crowd Goes Wild! A Global Gathering of Sports Poems, and Chicken Soup for the Soup: Teens Talk High School, 101 Stories of Life, Love, and Learning for Older Teens.
- Rosa, Sola, Candlewick Press, 2005
- Playing by Heart, CreateSpace, 2017
Titles at Your Library
- Top Ten First Novels for Youth, Booklist, 2006
- Best Books of the year, Bank Street College of Education
Speaking Engagements and Upcoming Appearances
Speaking Engagement Availability: (Yes)
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