Pen Name: None
Genres: Fiction, Non-Fiction
Born: 1940 in Chicago, Illinois
Wayne is a life long Chicagoan.
Biographical and Professional Information
Wayne Klatt graduated from Lane Technical High School and the University of Illinois, where his major was communications (newspaper writing, advertising, radio-TV production) and my minors were history and psychology. He was a reporter and editor at the former City News Bureau/City News Service from 1962 ro 2005, when it folded. His interests are in the criminal justice system, history, movies, classical music and opera, and European literature. In addition to his own writing, he helps others write factual manuscripts.
- Chicago Journalism: A History , McFarland, 2009
- King of the Gold Coast: Capn Streeter, the Millionaires and the Story of Lake Shore Drive , The History Press, 2011
- Freed to Kill: The True Story of Serial Murderer Larry Eyler , Avon Books, 1992 - written with Gera-Lind Kolarik
Titles for Purchase and at Your Library
Chicago Journalism: A History
Release Date: 2009-05-13
Speaking Engagements and Upcoming Appearances
Speaking Engagement Availability: (No)
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