Karen Ann Bellamy
Pen Name: None
Born: 1950 in Chicago, IL
Bellamy was born and raised in Chicago, Illinois and she currently resides in Chicago. She attended Chicago Public Schools for elementary and high school. Her two children's books are set in Chicago, Illinois. The book titles are The Big Brown Box and Ephraim and The Bee.
Biographical and Professional Information
Karen Bellamy attended Chicago State University where she received her Bachelors degree in Early Childhood Education, her Masters Degrees - one in Early Childhood Education and the other in Reading a Type 10 Reading Specialist, and a nominee into Who's Who Among American Teachers. She is a retired educator and taught in the public school system for 34 years. Her love for reading is a gift she desires to pass on to children of all ages. She wants children to visualize the books coming to life as they read while increasing their vocabulary through reading.
The Big Brown Box, Sonflower Publishing, 2008
Ephraim and The Bee, Sonflower Publishing, 2013
Titles for Purchase and at Your Library
Ephraim and the Bee
Release Date: 2013-06-07
Speaking Engagements and Upcoming Appearances
Speaking Engagement Availability: (Yes)
Contact Karen A Bellamy at firstname.lastname@example.org or cellphone 312-310-8772. Groups preferred Birth through 3rd grade.
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