Illinois State Library

Illinois Center for the Book

Individual Author Record

General Information

Name:  Dorothy Sharp Carter  

Pen Name: None

Genre: Fiction

Audience: Children;

Born: 1921 in Chicago, Illinois

-- Dorothy Sharp Carter on WorldCat --

Illinois Connection

Carter was born in Chicago.

Biographical and Professional Information

Before becoming a full time writer, Dorothy Carter taught High School English.

Selected Titles At Your Library

The enchanted orchard, and other folktales of Central America.
ISBN: 0152259554. OCLC Number:

Harcourt Brace Jovanovich. New York,. [1973]

Twenty-two folktales representative of all regions of Central America: creation myths, stories of the devil, supernatural occurances, etc.

Greedy Mariani and other folktales of the Antilles /
ISBN: 0689304250. OCLC Number:

Atheneum,. New York,. 1974.

Speaking Engagements

Speaking Engagement Availability (No)