Karen Halvorson Schreck
Pen Name: None
Born: 1962 in Elmhurst, Illinois
Schreck was born in Elmhurst. She received her doctorate in English and Creative from the University of Illinois at Chicago. She currently resides in Wheaton.
Biographical and Professional Information
Karen Halvorson Schreck is a frequent visiting professor of English at Wheaton College. She also works as a freelance writer and editor. Her short stories and articles have appeared in Literal Latté, Other Voices, Image, as well as other literary journals and magazines.
- Lucy's Family Tree, Tilbury House, 2006
- Dream Journal, Hyperion, 2008
- While He was Away, Sourcebooks Fire, 2012
- Sing For Me, Thorndike Press, 2014
- Broken Ground: A Novel, Howard Books, 2016
Titles at Your Library
Release Date: 2008-06-10
While He Was Away
Release Date: 2012-05-01
Sing For Me (Thorndike Press Large Print Clean Reads)
Release Date: 2014-07-16
- Pushcart Prize
- Illinois State Arts Council Grant
- First Prize Awards for memoir and devotional magazine writing from the Evangelical Press Association
Speaking Engagements and Upcoming Appearances
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