Joan Kalbacken

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General Information

Name: Joan Kalbacken

Pen Name: None

Birth Year: 1925

Place of Birth: Chicago, Illinois

Website: N/A

Email: N/A

Contact Information: Author

Illinois Connection

Joan Kalbacken lives in the Bloomington Normal area of Illinois.

Biographical and Professional Information

Joan is a retired teacher. In addition to writing children's books she enjoyes writing poetry.

Published Works

  • Peacocks and Peahens, Scholastic Library Publications, 1995
  • Badgers (True Books), Children`s Press, 2001
  • Sheepskin and Morningstar, Aegina Press, 1996
  • Isle Royale National Park (True Book), Children`s Press, 2003
  • The Food Pyramid (True Books), Children`s Press,2002
  • Vitamins and Minerals (True Book), Children`s Press, 2001
  • Food Safety (True Books, Food and Nutrition), Children`s Press, 2002

Titles for Purchase and at Your Library

Peacocks and Peahens (New True Books)

ISBN: 0516410709
Release Date: 1995-03

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Sheepskin and Morning Star

ISBN: 1560025271
Release Date: 1996-01

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Literary Awards

Distinguished Illinois Author`s Award, Illinois Reading Council, 1994

Speaking Engagements and Upcoming Appearances

Speaking Engagement Availability: (Yes)

External Links

Joan Kalbacken on WorldCat

Joan Kalbacken on Amazon


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