Heidi Bee Roemer

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General Information

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Name: Heidi Bee Roemer

Pen Name: None

Born: 1957 in Chicago, Illinois

Website: www.HeidiBRoemer.com

Twitter: https://twitter.com/poetweet4

Email: HRoemer@gmail.com

Photo Credit: Picture People Studio, Orland Square Mall, Illinois

Illinois Connection

Roemer was born in Chicago.

Biographical and Professional Information

Heidi Roemer writes for Teaching K-8, has written song lyrics for Kindermusik, has a children’s book review column for a local newspaper, and is a contributing editor for The Prairie Wind, an on-line newsletter for writers and illustrators. She has sold over 300 stories, poems, and articles to a variety of children's magazines. Her poetry appears in various children’s poetry anthologies.

Heidi is an instructor for the Institute of Children’s Literature, a college credited correspondence course for adults. She is a writer-in-residence for Chicago Public Schools and has participated in many Young Authors programs. She also serves as Assistant Regional Adviser for the Society of Children's Book Writers and Illustrators-Illinois.

Published Works

  • All Aboard for Zippity Zoo, Weiser Group, 1999
  • Come to My Party and Other Shape Poems, Henry Holt, 2004
  • What Kinds of Seeds are These?, NorthWord Press, 2006
  • Whose Nest is This?, NorthWord Press, 2009

Titles for Purchase and at Your Library

Literary Awards

Come to My Party

  • Second Grade Reading List, Chicago Public School
  • Best of the Best Books List, Chicago Public Library, 2004

Speaking Engagements and Upcoming Appearances

Speaking Engagement Availability: (Yes)

External Links

Heidi Bee Roemer on WorldCat


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