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Individual Author Record

General Information

Name:  Angelica Shirley Carpenter  

Pen Name: None


Audience: Children;

Born: St. Louis, Missouri

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Illinois Connection

Angelica has a bachelor's degree in French and master's degrees in education and library science, all from the University of Illinois.

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Selected Titles At Your Library

L. Frank Baum :
ISBN: 0822549107. OCLC Number: 22984454

Lerner Publications Co.,. .

A biography of the author of The Wizard of Oz, who invented a new kind of fairy tale, uniquely modern and American.

Lewis Carroll :
ISBN: 0822500736. OCLC Number: 49416219

Lerner Publications,. .

A biography of the mathematician, teacher, photographer, and author who wrote "Alice in Wonderland."

Robert Louis Stevenson :
ISBN: 0822549557. OCLC Number: 35830695

Lerner Publications,. .

Describes the life of the man who wrote "Kidnapped," "Treasure Island," and "A Child's Garden of Verses."