Cindy Shanks

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General Information

Name: Cindy Shanks

Pen Name: None

Genres: Non-Fiction

Born: in Tilton, Illinois

Website: N/A

Email: N/A

Illinois Connection

Shanks was born and raised in Tilton.

Biographical and Professional Information

Cindy Shanks is a retired elementary teacher who spent 36 years sharing good literature with Kindergarten and First Grade children. She has a Bachelors Degree in Education and her Masters Degree in Early Childhood Education. Her Masters work focused on integrating children's literature into all areas of the curriculum. After her retirement, she spent three years following the Dobson sheep, and documenting the historic Heber-Reno Sheep Trail in Arizona with her photographs.

Shanks now lives in Mesa, Arizona.

Published Works

  • Emily Walks the Sheep Trail, AuthorHouse, 2009
  • Alfonso Grows Up on the Sheep Trail , AuthorHouse, 2010
  • Mickey the Sheep Dog, AuthorHouse, 2011
  • Men on the Heber-Reno Sheep Trail, AuthorHouse, 2012
  • Whisper the Wild Horse, AuthorHouse, 2015

Titles at Your Library

Alfonso Grows Up on the Sheep Trail

ISBN: 1452079803
Release Date: 2010-10-29

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Mickey The Sheep Dog

ISBN: 1467062375
Release Date: 2011-10-24

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Whisper the Wild Horse

ISBN: 150491709X
Release Date: 2015-06-12

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Literary Awards

Speaking Engagements and Upcoming Appearances

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External Links

Cindy Shanks on WorldCat


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