Illinois State Library

Illinois Center for the Book

Individual Author Record

General Information

Name:  Sharon Rolens  

Pen Name: None


Audience: Adult;

Born: 1932 in Old Kane, Illinois

-- Sharon Rolens on WorldCat --

Illinois Connection

Sharon Rolens lived in Illinois until her retirement when she moved to Colorado.

Biographical and Professional Information

Sharon was formerly a professional musician in Jacksonville, IL, 1961-73. She also worked at the Jacksonville State Hospital.

Speaking Engagements

Speaking Engagement Availability (No) Contact Information Agent % Bridge Works Publishing Company Box 1798 Bridgehampton, New York 11932

Selected Titles At Your Library

What else but home :
ISBN: 1882593758. OCLC Number: 51900250

Bridge Works Pub.,. .

Three men return to their home town seeking redemption and change--Cappy Giberson; his father Drayton Hunt, a born-again ex-con; and Tick Giberson--each respectively fleeing his own demons and expectations hoping to make a new start in a small town.

Worthy's town /
ISBN: 188259357X. OCLC Number: 828101170

Bridge Works Pub. ;. .

Beneath the quiet surface of life in Old Kane, Illinois, love, cruelty, murder, and friendship drive the destinies of Worthy and Willa Giberson and their boy Cappy in this novel spanning 1925 to 1950.