Caryn Lazar Amster
Pen Name: None
Genre: Non-Fiction, True Crime, Chicago History , Chicago in the 1950's and 60's
Born: 1941 in Warren, Ohio
Amster was raised in and still lives in a Chicago suburb.
Biographical and Professional Information
Caryn Lazar Amster, a marketing specialist in Chicago, grew up working side by side with her parents in Wee Folks, their South Shore toy store. "The Pied Piper of South Shore, Toys and Tragedy in Chicago" is her first book. A portion of the proceeds from its sale will be donated to Women's American Ort in honor and memory of her mother, Belle Lazar.
- The Pied Piper of South Shore, Toys and Tragedy in Chicago, 2004
Titles at Your Library
- Writer's Digest International Self Published Books Award in 2006 for Family Stories and Biography category
- USA Book News- Best of 2004 for True Crime category
Speaking Engagements and Upcoming Appearances
Speaking Engagement Availability: (Yes)
Marketing and Public Realtions
Telling and Selling Your Family Story
Planning, Writing and marketing Your Own Book
Be a Business Success Story, Marketing Your Onw Book
The Basher Experience - for Jewish audiences - on experiences involved in writing my true family story.
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