Denise Thornton

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General Information

Name: Denise Thornton

Pen Name: None

Genres: Non-Fiction




Illinois Connection

Denise is from Central Illinois.

Biographical and Professional Information

Denise Thornton writes and edits the quarterly newsletter for the Northern Suburban Special Education District, a cooperative of 30 school districts on Chicago's North Shore that pool resources to meet the needs of their students who have physical challenges. She has been a staff writer for the Wisconsin State Journal in Madison and the South Bend Tribune in Indiana. She also recently served as a freelance reporter with regular beats and a weekly column for the Lake County Bureau of the Chicago Tribune.

Published Works

  • Physical Disabilities: The Ultimate Teen Guide (It Happened to Me), Scarecrow Press, 2007
  • Living with Cancer: The Ultimate Teen Guide (It Happened to Me) , Scarecrow Press, 2011

Titles for Purchase and at Your Library

Physical Disabilities: The Ultimate Teen Guide (It Happened to Me)

ISBN: 0810853000
Release Date: 2007-03-26

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Speaking Engagements and Upcoming Appearances

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External Links

Denise Thornton on WorldCat

Denise Thornton on Amazon


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