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Individual Author Record

General Information

Name:  Constance (Connie) Olker  

Pen Name: Constance Olker

Genre:

Audience: Children;

Born: 1964 in Chicago, Illinois


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Illinois Connection

Olker was born in Chicago.

Biographical and Professional Information

Constance Olker grew up in a household that stressed a sound understanding of speaking and writing the English Language, which proved beneficial in all levels of her corporate career. She studied Psychology and Family Services in college. She has written the Punctuation Pals Series as one way to give something worthwhile back to the community in a fun and light-hearted, yet educational way.


Published Works

  • The Punctuation Pals Meet at School,Nightingdale Prress, 2005
  • The Punctuation Pals Go to the Baseball Park, Nightingdale Prress, 2005
  • The Punctuation Pals Go Snow Skiing, Nightingdale Prress, 2005
  • The Punctuation Pals Go to the Moon, Nightingdale Prress, 2005
  • The Punctuation Pals Go to the Beach, Nightingdale Prress, 2005


Selected Titles At Your Library

The Punctuation pals meet at school /
ISBN: 1933449071. OCLC Number:

Nightengale Press,. Mequon, WI :. 2006.

The punctuation pals go to the baseball park /
ISBN: 1933449152. OCLC Number:

Nightengale Press,. Gurnee, IL :. ©2005.

The Punctuation Pals go snow skiing /
ISBN: 1933449144. OCLC Number:

Nightengale Press,. Gurnee, IL :. 2005.

An amusing that describes skiing on slopes made up of the Wonders of the World.

The Punctuation Pals go to the moon /
ISBN: 1933449136. OCLC Number:

Nightengale Press,. Gurnee, IL :. 2005.

The Punctuation Pals Go to the Beach /
ISBN: 1933449128. OCLC Number:

Nightengale Press,. Gurnee, IL :. 2005.

The Punctuation Pals is an educational series teaching punctuation in a fun and interactive way. This series of humorous, colorful and fun to read stories are essential in providing elementary aged children with a good start in writing skills that will last them a lifetime! Contains games, mazes, and puzzles which are all helpful tools to continue learning.


Awards

The Punctuation Pals is the winner of The Parent to Parent Adding Wisdom Award

Speaking Engagements

Speaking Engagement Availability (Yes)