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Individual Author Record

General Information

Name:  Diane Falanga  

Pen Name: None

Genre: Fiction

Audience: Adult; Young Adult;

Born: 1964 Chicago, Illinois

-- Diane Falanga on WorldCat --

Illinois Connection

Diana Falanga lives on Chicago's North Shore.

Biographical and Professional Information

Diane Falanga, a mother of two, was inspired to put this book together after receiving her eight-year-old daughter's hilarious letters home from camp. After sharing her story with a number of friends, and sending e-mails across the country she was able to gather a few hundred laugh-out-loud letters for this collection. She is an interior designer on the Board of Directors of the Heart Homes Initiative of Designs for Dignity (a not-for-profit providing furniture for those in need).

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Speaking Engagements

Speaking Engagement Availability (Yes)

Speaking Engagements

May 3, 2012 - The Book Stall, 811 Elm Street, Winetka, Il 6 30p.m. May 16, 2012- The Womans Club of Winetka 12 noon ($25 tickets available through the Book Stall 847-446-8880)

May 18, 2012 - The Book Cellar, 4736 N. Lincoln Avenue, Chicago, 7 p.m.