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Individual Author Record

General Information

Name:  Elaine Fowler Palencia  

Pen Name: Laural Blake


Audience: Adult;

Born: 1946 in Lexington, Kentucky

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Illinois Connection

Elaine Palencia teaches at the University of Illinois, and lives in Champaign, Illinois.

Biographical and Professional Information

Elaine is a freelance writer and editor and also teaches creative writing.

Selected Titles At Your Library

Small Caucasian woman :
ISBN: 0826209432. OCLC Number:

University of Missouri Press,. Columbia :. ©1993.

Short stories from the lives of the residents of Blue Valley, a small town in eastern Kentucky.

Taking the train :
ISBN: 0962366692. OCLC Number:

Grex Press,. Middletown, Ky. :. 1997.

Brier country :
ISBN: 0826212794. OCLC Number:

University of Missouri Press,. Columbia, Mo. :. ©2000.

Stormy passage /
ISBN: 051506677X. OCLC Number:

Berkley/Jove Pub. Group,. New York, NY :. 1982.

Stranger in paradise /
ISBN: 0515072427. OCLC Number:

Berkley,. New York :. 1983.

Into the whirlwind /
ISBN: 0515078182. OCLC Number:

Berkley,. New York :. 1984.


Illinois Arts Council Finalist Award, 1989.

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