Illinois State Library

Illinois Center for the Book

Individual Author Record

General Information

Name:  Mary Manz Simon  

Pen Name: None


Audience: Adult; Children;

Born: Oak Park, IIlinois

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Illinois Connection

Born and raised in the Chicagoland area, Mary Manz Simon earned a bachelor's degree from Illinois State University, a master's degree from Erikson Institute for Early Childhood Education of Loyola University, Chicago, and a doctorate from St. Louis University.

Biographical and Professional Information

As an award-winning author, Mary Manz Simon's titles have sold three million copies and are available in ten languages. Mary was a longtime columnist for Focus on the Family and has authored hundreds of articles for a variety of periodicals. Mary also serves as a corporate consultant on the children's market for entertainment entities, periodicals, and major publishers. A popular presenter, she flies up to 100,000 miles a year throughout the US and Canada.

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Big boat :
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Build a tower :
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Koala does his best /
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Help you toddler build godly character!

Lamb is joyful /
ISBN: 0784715750. OCLC Number: 56602804

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Let's catch fish :
ISBN: 0887247563. OCLC Number: 809068358

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Lion can share /
ISBN: 0784715769. OCLC Number: 56602806

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Panda is polite /
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The Bright Star Wise Men Visit Jesus.
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