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Individual Author Record

General Information

Name:  Catherine Stier  

Pen Name: None


Born: Michigan

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Illinois Connection

Catherine Stier lived in Schaumburg until 2008, when she relocated to Southwest Texas with her husband and two children.

Biographical and Professional Information

Catherine Stier has worked as a professional writer for more than 15 years. She has taught continuing education writing classes for both children and adults at William Rainey Harper College in Palatine, Illinois and has facilitated a Teen Writing Club at a local library.In 2008, Stier relocated to Southwest Texas where she now resides with her husband and two children.

Published Works

  • If I Were President, Albert Whitman, 2004
  • Bugs In My Hair, Albert Whitman, 2008
  • If I Ran For President, Albert Whitman, 2008
  • ''The Terrible Secrets of the Tell-All Club, Albert Whitman, 2011

Selected Titles At Your Library

Bugs in my hair?! /
ISBN: 0807509086. OCLC Number:

Albert Whitman & Co.,. Morton Grove, Ill. :. 2008.

When immaculately groomed Ellie gets head lice she is terribly upset, but once she learns some facts about the creatures, she calms down and figures out a way to help her classmates.

If I ran for president /
ISBN: 0807535443. OCLC Number:

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Discusses the presidential election process.

The terrible secrets of the Tell-All Club /
ISBN: 0807577995. OCLC Number:

Albert Whitman,. Morton Grove, Ill. :. 2009.

When four fifth-grade friends complete a "tell-all" survey, tensions arise and come to a head during an overnight class trip.



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