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Gee lives in Orland Park. She is owner and president of Maywood Industries, Inc., a company that manufactures specialty crating and sells building materials throughout the Chicago area.
Biographical and Professional Information
Nancy Gee is a graduate of Drake University. Her first picture book, The Secret Drawer, is based on a true story based on an unknown animal that got into her husband's sock drawer only to be discovered by the family cat. The unknown animal is later learned to be a flying squirrel. In the book, Gee educates children on what makes the flying squirrel a special creature and how kindness to animals is returned in unexpected ways.
The Secret Drawer , Ampersand, 2014
Titles for Purchase and at Your Library
The Secret Drawer (Mom's Choice Awards Recipient)
Release Date: 2014-10-13
The Secret Drawer
- Mom's Choice Award, Gold Recipient for Children's Picture Book, 2015
- Community Pride Award, from the Mayor of Orland Park, 2015
Speaking Engagements and Upcoming Appearances
Speaking Engagement Availability: (Yes)
Gee enjoys speaking to groups about the story behind the story - from the inspiration, the writing, the illustrating, self publishing, printing, to the marketing.
To inquire about speaking availability, contact Gee via email@example.com.
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