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Individual Author Record

General Information

Name:  Marilyn Kok  

Pen Name: None


Audience: Adult;

Born: N/A

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Illinois Connection

Although Marilyn grew up overseas in India and Taiwan, she has lived in Decatur, Illinois, most of her adult life. She has bachelor’s in literature from Wheaton College (Illinois) and a master’s in composition and rhetoric from Texas A&M University.

Biographical and Professional Information

Marilyn is the Associate Director of Grants, Marketing, and Communications for the University of Illinois at Springfield.

Published Works Expand for more information

Titles At Your Library

Building College Writing
ISBN: 0155055011

Harcourt College Pub. 1992

This workbook for developmental English courses, teaches basic grammar and writing skills, while encouraging creativity. Emphasizes correctness by teaching students to write well the first time rather than to correct faulty writing. Progresses from learning simple sentence structures to writing paragraphs to applying rules for editing purposes. Exercises ask students to apply rules they have learned by creating sentences and paragraphs on their own.

Glory (Palisades Pure Romance)
ISBN: 0880707542

Multnomah Books. 1995

For beautiful widow Mariel Forrest, Taiwan held adventure, love.. and life-changing confrontation with God.

Stillpoint (Portraits Series #15)
ISBN: 0786226986

Thorndike Pr. 2000

Working in Hong Kong, porcelain buyer Kylie Austin stumbles upon a web of greed and deceit that threatens to destroy her world, and teams up with executive Jack Sullivan to outwit a band of smugglers.

Heaven's Song (Portraits Series, Vol. 8)
ISBN: 0786225173

Thorndike Pr. 2000

Book by Kok, Marilyn R.

On Assignment
ISBN: 0786219661

Thorndike Pr. 1999

Book by Kok, Marilyn R.



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