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Individual Author Record

General Information

Name:  Becky Cattie  

Pen Name: None

Genre: Children's Fiction

Audience: Children;


-- Becky Cattie on WorldCat --

Illinois Connection

Cattie moved to Chicago in 2008 and resides in Lakeview.

Biographical and Professional Information

Becky Cattie has always had a flair for the dramatic and loves all things entertainment especially character-driven narratives. Becky was a casting producer for reality TV shows like NBC's ''America's Got Talent'', ''ABC's Extreme Makeover'' and E!'s ''The Simple Life'' in Los Angeles.She has a drama degree from the University of Georgia. Go Dawgs!Currently a creative recruiter residing in Chicago, Becky can be found going to the theater, eating too much sushi and spoiling her nephews.

Published Works Expand for more information

Titles At Your Library

Shark Nate-O
ISBN: 1499804962

little bee books. 2018

Nate loves sharks. He reads shark books every day, watches sharks on TV, and talks about them nonstop. He even likes to pretend he's a shark wherever he goes! However, there is one small problem. . . .

Nate can't swim.

When his older brother points this out, Nate works hard to overcome his fears and learn how to blow bubbles, use a kickboard, and finally swim without help, as quickly and as gracefully as a shark. Will he be able to beat his brother in a swim tryout and get his bite back? Kids will love this jawsome book complete with vibrant and whimsical art and a list of shark facts in the back!

I Am Famous
ISBN: 0807534404

Albert Whitman & Company. 2018

Kiely knows she is famous! The paparazzi (her parents) follow her every move, documenting with cameras. It’s exhausting being famous, but someone has to do it! She even gets to perform a big song at her grandfather’s birthday. When she messes it up, she’s worried she’s lost her audience forever, but it turns out that no one is as loyal as her fans who love her.

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