Nancy Jane Polette

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General Information

Name: Nancy Jane Polette

Pen Name: None

Birth Year: 1930

Place of Birth: Richmond Heights, Missouri

Website: N/A

Email: N/A

Illinois Connection

Studied at Southern Illinois University, Edwardsville and taught there from 1968-1978.

Biographical and Professional Information

Nancy Polette is Adjunct Faculty at Lindenwood University in St. Charles, Mo.

Published Works

  • The Book Bag, Book Lures, 1986
  • The Little Old Woman and the Hungry Cat, Greenwillow, 1992
  • The Hole By the Apple Tree, Greenwillow, 1992
  • Brainpower Through Books, McFarland & Company, 1992
  • Literature Based Reading, Book Lures, 1992
  • Two Way Booktalks to Read and to Perform, Book Lures , 1992
  • Novel Booktalks, Book Lures, 1993
  • Multi-cultural Readers Theater, Booktalks, Book Lures, 1994
  • U.S. History, Readers Theatre, 200+ of History Through Booktalks, Songs, Poetry and Creative Writing Activities, Book Lures, 1994
  • Gifted Books, Gifted Readers, Literature Activities to Excite Young Minds, Libraries

Unlimited, 2000

  • "The Best of Nancy Polette: Strategies for reading, writing and thinking, Pieces of Learning, 2003

Titles for Purchase and at Your Library

The Book Bag in Martha's Attic (Activities Book K-3)

ISBN: 0913839469
Release Date: 1986-06

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The Little Old Woman and the Hungry Cat

ISBN: 0688083153
Release Date: 1989-07

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Novel Booktalks

ISBN: 1879287188
Release Date: 1992-12

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Multi-Cultural Readers Theatre: Booktalks

ISBN: 1879287315
Release Date: 1998-09

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Gifted Books, Gifted Readers: Literature Activities to Excite Young Minds

ISBN: 1563088223
Release Date: 2000-04-15

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Literary Awards


Speaking Engagements and Upcoming Appearances

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External Links

Nancy Jane Polette on WorldCat

Nancy Jane Polette on Amazon


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