Illinois State Library

Illinois Center for the Book

Individual Author Record

General Information

Name:  Frank Varela  

Pen Name: None

Genre: Poetry

Audience: Adult;

Born: Brooklyn, New York

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Illinois Connection

*Lived in Oak Park and Chicago, Illinois

Biographical and Professional Information

Selected Titles At Your Library

Bitter coffee /
ISBN: 1877636215. OCLC Number: 48672577

March Abrazo Press,. .

Caleb's exile
ISBN: 9781596086340. OCLC Number: 733094735

ELF Creative Workshop,. .

Serpent underfoot /
ISBN: 1877636118. OCLC Number: 29504573

March/Abrazo Press,. .

Additional Title Information

  • Serpent Underfoot

    , March Abrazo, 1993

  • Bitter Coffee

    , March Abrazo, 2001

  • Caleb's Exile

    , Elf Creative Workshop, 2009


  • His writing has earned him grants and recognition from the Illinois Arts Council
  • Named Hispanic Librarian of the Year in 1997 by Illinois Secretary of State

    Speaking Engagements

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