Pen Name: None
Birth Year: 1924 in Marion, Illinois
Died: 1997 Springfield, Illinois
Robert lived most of his life in Springfield, Il.
Biographical and Professional Information
Robert Hastings was an ordained Baptist Minister who wrote books about his boyhood during the Great Depression.
- Tinyburg Tales, Broadman, 1983
- Tinyburg Revisited, Broadman, 1988
- Glorious is Thy Name!: B.B. McKinney, The Man and His Music , Broadman, 1986
- A Penny`s Worth of Minced Ham, Another Look at the Great Depression, Southern Illinois University Press, 1986
- "Nickel's Worth of Skim Milk: A Boy's View of the Great Depression", Southern Illinois University, 1986
- The Answer Book for Writers and Storytellers, Privately printed, 1991
- O Happy Day and Other Tinyburg Tales, Broadman, 1992
- Samuel: The Inspiring Story of How an Amish Boy's Tragedy Brought Two Worlds Together, Longstreet Press, 1997
Titles for Purchase and at Your Library
Release Date: 1983-12
Release Date: 1988-07
Glorious is Thy name!: B.B. McKinney, the man and his music
Release Date: 1986
Penny's Worth of Minced Ham: Another Look at the Great Depression (Shawnee Books)
Release Date: 1986-11-17
Nickel's Worth of Skim Milk: A Boy's View of the Great Depression (Shawnee Books)
Release Date: 1986-09-22
The Answer Book for Writers and Storytellers
Release Date: 1991-03
O Happy Day and Other Tinyburg Tales: It's Never Too Late to Go Back and Visit
Release Date: 1992-08
Samuel: The Inspiring Story of How an Amish Boy's Tragedy Brought Two Worlds Together
Release Date: 1997-09
Lincoln Library Writer of the Year for Samuel: Tha Amish Boy Who Lived.
Speaking Engagements and Upcoming Appearances
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