Individual Author Record
Name: Denise ThorntonPen Name: None Genre: Non-Fiction Audience: Adult; Young Adult; Born:
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Illinois ConnectionDenise is from Central Illinois.
Biographical and Professional InformationDenise Thornton writes and edits the quarterly newsletter for the Northern Suburban Special Education District, a cooperative of 30 school districts on Chicago's North Shore that pool resources to meet the needs of their students who have physical challenges. She has been a staff writer for the Wisconsin State Journal in Madison and the South Bend Tribune in Indiana. She also recently served as a freelance reporter with regular beats and a weekly column for the Lake County Bureau of the ''Chicago Tribune''.
- Physical Disabilities: The Ultimate Teen Guide (It Happened to Me), Scarecrow Press, 2007
- Living with Cancer: The Ultimate Teen Guide (It Happened to Me) , Scarecrow Press, 2011