Ruth Allison Coates
Pen Name: None
Genres: Fiction, Poetry
Born: 1915 in Mt. Carmel, Illinois
Deceased: 2003 in Indianapolis, Indiana
Ruth was born and raised in Illinois.
Biographical and Professional Information
Ruth Allison Coates was a poet and writer, and a personal friend of Carl Sandburg for many years. She had been published by Teen Magazine, Boys' Life, The Minnesota Reviewand numerous other literary magazines, and by Rand McNally. She had been a writers' workshop leader at Ball State and McKendree College.
Always a writer at heart, Ruth continued to write until her death in April, 2003.
- Great American Naturalists, Lerner Publishing Group, 1974
- Waiting for the Westbound, Ocean Tree Books, 1992
- Walking Toward Eternity, Honeycomb Resources, 2003
Titles for Purchase and at Your Library
Great American Naturalists (Pull Ahead Book)
Release Date: 1974-05
Waiting for the Westbound
Release Date: 1992-04
Walking Toward Eternity
Release Date: 2003-01
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