Illinois State Library

Illinois Center for the Book

Individual Author Record

General Information

Name:  Ann Landers  

Pen Name: Eppie Lederer


Audience: Adult; Young Adult; Children;

Born: Sioux City, Iowa

Died: June 22, 2002 in Chicago, Il

-- Ann Landers on WorldCat --

Illinois Connection

Ann Landers lived and worked in Chicago.

Biographical and Professional Information

Ann Landers began writing her column on October 16, 1955 and had received honorary degrees from 32 universities. In 1980 President carter appointed Ann to serve on the board of the National Cancer Institute for six years and in 1981 President Regan appointed her to the board of the Presidents commission on Drunk Driving. In addition to her newspaper columns was the author of five books.


Albert Lasker Public Service Award

Speaking Engagements

Speaking Engagement Availability (No)

Selected Titles At Your Library

Ann Landers says;
ISBN: 013036889X. OCLC Number: 451884

Prentice-Hall. .

Ann landers speaks out.
ISBN: 0449139468. OCLC Number: 948736674

Fawcett Books,. .

Ann Landers talks to teen-agers about sex
ISBN: 0449702103. OCLC Number: 5737413

Fawcett. .

Since you ask me /
ISBN: 0138105316. OCLC Number: 9943479

Prentice-Hall,. .

"Sparkling wit and frank, common-sense advice on everyday problems of life, love, marriage, and parenthood"--Cover subtitle.

The Ann Landers encyclopedia A to Z :
ISBN: 0345283953. OCLC Number: 13600134

Ballantine Books,. .

A source book of advice on a variety of problems of daily living is presented.

The best of Ann Landers :
ISBN: 0449912744. OCLC Number: 36919253

Fawcett Columbine,. .