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Individual Author Record

General Information

Name:  Neema Woodard  

Pen Name: None

Genre: Fiction

Audience: Children;


-- Neema Woodard on WorldCat --

Illinois Connection

Neema Woodard is a Chicago resident and publisher.

Biographical and Professional Information

Neema Woodard, originally from Mound Bayou, Mississippi, currently resides in Chicago, Illinois, where she lives with her husband, Herman. A former school teacher at Circle Rock Preparatory School and a current Sunday school teacher of small children at Living Word Christian Center, Woodard is a wife, mother and a grandmother.

Published Works Expand for more information

Titles At Your Library

The Bear Who Would Not Talk
ISBN: 0805957979

Dorrance Publishing Co.. 2003

This exciting tale of life lessons incorporates important values into innovative adventures all in one little book. Centering on the efforts of an entire community to help one of their own, this book sets an example for young and old alike to respect and act out on the needs of others. By utilizing vivid and descriptive language that stirs the imagination of a child, Neema Woodard presents a scenario of fun-loving animals whose main desire is to help their dear friend, Jerry Bear. This little book is truly a lesson for all.

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