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Individual Author Record

General Information

Name:  Margery Frisbie  

Pen Name: None


Audience: Adult;

Born: in Geneva, Illinois

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Illinois Connection

Frisbie was born in Geneva, Illinois and currently resides in Chicago.

Biographical and Professional Information

Frisbie is a consulting editor, historian, poet and author of several books.

Published Works Expand for more information

Titles At Your Library

The Do-It-Yourself Parent
ISBN: 0971365105

Performance Power Press. 2001

Ideas and resources for family activities to enrich your children's education and increase their love of learning. This chronicle of experiences raising eight children will amuse and inspire you. Revised Book Lists and Resources include websites offering materials and information. A treasure chest of ideas for every family.

Old Timers' Reunion: Reflecting on Early Days in Arlington Heights
ISBN: 0965808505

Frisbie Communications. 0

Help your child enjoy books (Marriage paperback library)

Abbey Press. 1964

This Bookish Inclination: The Story of the Arlington Heights Memorial Library, 1887-1987
ISBN: 0961783001

Friends of the Arlington. 1987

Book by Margery Frisbie

An Alley in Chicago: The Ministry of a City Priest
ISBN: 1556124635

Sheed & Ward. 1991

Besides recounting the exemplary life of Monsignor John Joseph Egan, An Alley in Chicago briefs us on the firebrand priests and lay people who radiated the power and élan that made Catholics across the country look to the heartland, to Chicago’s Catholic moment. They sought leadership in marriage education, in neighborhood empowerment, in urban ministries, in ecuminism, in race relations, in community organizing, from these indefatigable Chicago leaders—and they got it.



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