Individual Author Record
Name: Jerome BrooksPen Name: None Genre: Audience: Young Adult; Children; Children; Born: 1931 in Chicago, Illinois Died: May 29, 2004 in Evanston, Illinois
-- Jerome Brooks on WorldCat -- http://www.worldcat.org/search?q=jerome+brooks
Illinois ConnectionJerome was an English Professor who taught at Chicago City Colleges and authored six young adult novels.
Biographical and Professional InformationN/A
- Uncle Mike`s Boy, Harper, 1973
- The Testing of Charlie Hammelman, Dutton, 1977
- The Big Dipper Marathon, Dutton, 1979
- Make Me a Hero, Dutton, 1980
- Naked in Winter, Orchard, 1990
- Knee Holes, Orchard, 1992
Selected Titles At Your Library
Uncle Mike's boy.
ISBN: 0060206527. OCLC Number: Harper & Row. New York,.  After the divorce of his parents and the death of his younger sister, a young boy finds in his uncle the friendship and comfort he needs.
The big dipper marathon /
ISBN: 0671439189. OCLC Number: Pocket Books,. New York :. 1982, ©1979. A fifteen-year-old's visit to relatives in Chicago gives him new insight into his struggle to decide the kind of life he will live as a victim of polio.
Naked in winter :
ISBN: 0595006302. OCLC Number: iUniverse.com,. Lincoln, NE :. ©2000. Moving to the suburbs of Chicago, miles away from his old home and school, Jake comes to terms with his bitter, bickering family while struggling to commute four hours a day to maintain old friendships and develop a new romance.