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Individual Author Record

General Information

Name:  Kate Noble  

Pen Name: None

Genre: Fiction

Audience: Young Adult; Children; Children;

Born: N/A

-- Kate Noble on WorldCat --

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Volunteer at Lincoln Park Zoo in Chicago

Biographical and Professional Information

Kate Noble wrote her first children's book after returning from safari in Africa where she photographed animals in the wild. A former teacher with advanced degrees, she is also a volunteer at Lincoln Park Zoo in Chicago. She loves writing for and reading to children.

Published Works

  • Oh Look, It`s a Nosserus, Silver Seahorse Press, 1993
  • Dragon of Navy Pier, (Illustrated by Rachel Bass)Silver Seahorse Press, 1999
  • Blue Elephant, Silver Seahorse Press, 1999
  • Bubble Gum, Silver Seahorse Press, 1999

Selected Titles At Your Library

Oh look, it's a nosserus /
ISBN: 0963179829. OCLC Number:

Silver Seahorse Press,. Chicago, IL :. ©1993.

The dragon of Navy Pier /
ISBN: 0963179853. OCLC Number:

Silver Seahorse Press,. Chicago, IL :. ©1996.

A dragon on a carousel discovers one night that he is free to move around and sets out to explore Navy Pier.

The blue elephant /
ISBN: 0963179837. OCLC Number:

Silver Seahorse Press ;. Chicago :. ©1994.

Sassi is a young African elephant who lives in a zoo. She loves the zoo but longs for a big muddy pond like the one she played in in Africa.

Bubble gum /
ISBN: 0963179802. OCLC Number:

Silver Seahorse Press,. Chicago :. ©1992.

A mischevious little baboon who lives in a park near a camp finds a bag of bubble gum left in a tent.



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