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Individual Author Record

General Information

Name:  Karlene Tillie  

Pen Name: None

Genre: Non-Fiction Other

Audience: Adult;


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Illinois Connection

Tillie lives in the suburbs of Chicago.

Biographical and Professional Information

Tillie is a former science teacher and has been a student of baking since her fingers could reach the mixing bowl. While living in Europe, she attended cooking schools, reviewed restaurants, and compiled her first recipe book, American Cookies. Tillie currently resides in the Chicago suburbs and celebrates the joys of baking in her weekly recipe column, ''The Impatient Baker''.

Selected Titles At Your Library

The impatient baker :
ISBN: 9780595451876. OCLC Number: 180187786

iUniverse,. .

The impatient baker :
ISBN: 059545187X. OCLC Number: 180187786

iUniverse,. .

Additional Title Information

The Impatient Baker: Simple, Streamlined, and Speedy Recipes for Classic American Baking

, iUniverse, Inc., 2007

Speaking Engagements

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The Impatient Baker 2068 Brookwood Drive South Elgin, IL 60177