Illinois State Library

Illinois Center for the Book

Individual Author Record

General Information

Name:  Sara F. Shacter  

Pen Name: None

Genre: Fiction

Audience: Children;


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Illinois Connection

Shacter grew up in a Chicago suburb and attended Northwestern Illinois Univeristy in Evanston, Illinois. Shacter still resides in Chicago.

Biographical and Professional Information

Shacter is an Illinois author. She also writes and edits nonfiction for several magazines and educational publishers which include ''Highlights for Children'', ''Click'' and Teacher’s guides for Chicago’s Museum of Science and Industry.

Published Works Expand for more information

Titles At Your Library

Heading to the Wedding
ISBN: 1933176059

Red Rock Press. 2006

Unruly kids may ruin a wedding but anyone who follows the adventures of Patrick and his sis will be royally entertained by this book, and know how to act on the big day. Ages 4 and up.

Speaking Engagements

Speaking Engagement Availability (Yes)

Shacter gives presentations to students and adults. For specifics visit her website at or contact her at