Laura Crawford

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General Information

Name: Laura Crawford

Pen Name: None

Genres: Non-Fiction

Born: 1966 in Geneva, Illinois

Died: September 30, 2013 in Geneva, Illinois


Website: www.scbwi-illinois.org/Crawford.html



Illinois Connection

Crawford lived in Geneva, Illinois.

Biographical and Professional Information

Laura Crawford was a longtime dedicated teacher and reading specialist. She graduated from Northern Illinois University with both her Bachelor's and Master's degrees. She loved science and social studies, especially American history and animals and one of her passions was writing children's books. As a second and third grade teacher at Sleepy Hollow Elementary School for 20 years, Laura enjoyed exploring these subjects with her students.

Published Works

  • Postcards from Washington, D.C. , Raven Tree Press, 2008
  • Postcards from Chicago, Raven Tree Press, 2008
  • Postcards from New York City, Raven Tree Press, 2008
  • The Pilgrims' Thanksgiving From A To Z, Pelican Publishing, 2005
  • The American Revolution from A to Z, Pelican Publishing, 2009
  • In Artic Waters, Sylvan Dell Publishing, 2007
  • Benjamin Franklin from A to Z, Pelican Publishing, 2013

Titles at Your Library

Postcards From Chicago:Postale (Spanish and English Edition)

ISBN: 097954775X
Release Date: 2008-02-25

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Pilgrims' Thanksgiving From A To Z, The

ISBN: 1589802381
Release Date: 2005-10-31

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American Revolution from A to Z, The

ISBN: 1589805151
Release Date: 2009-09-08

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Benjamin Franklin from A to Z

ISBN: 145561713X
Release Date: 2013-02-27

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Literary Awards

In Arctic Waters, 2014 ILLINOIS READS Book

External Links

Laura Crawford on WorldCat


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