Illinois State Library

Illinois Center for the Book

Individual Author Record

General Information

Name:  Lynne Mayer  

Pen Name: None

Genre: Fiction

Audience: Children;

Born: in Palos Park, Illinois

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Illinois Connection

Lynne lives in a suburb of Chicago.

Biographical and Professional Information

Lynne Mayer is a part-time instructor in Computer Science at her local community college, a wife, and mother of two grown children. Now that her children are grown, she would like to pursue her dream of writing and illustrating children’s literature. Her particular interest is in creating books that are educational in nature.


Learning Magazone's 2011 Teachers' Choice Award for Children's Books, Newton and Me

Speaking Engagements

Speaking Engagement Availability (Yes) Please contact Lynne directly at []

Selected Titles At Your Library

Newton and me /
ISBN: 1607180677. OCLC Number: 463833015

Sylvan Dell Pub.,. .

While at play with his dog, Newton, a young boy discovers the laws of force and motion in everyday activities such as throwing a ball, pulling a wagon, and riding a bike. Includes "For Creative Minds" section.