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Individual Author Record

General Information

Name:  Kate Noble  

Pen Name: None

Genre: Fiction

Audience: Young Adult; Children;

Born: N/A


-- Kate Noble on WorldCat -- http://www.worldcat.org/search?q=kate+noble


Illinois Connection

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.


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Selected Titles At Your Library

Bubble gum /
ISBN: 0963179802. OCLC Number: 26730632

Silver Seahorse Press,. .

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

Oh look, it's a nosserus /
ISBN: 0963179829. OCLC Number: 28331028

Silver Seahorse Press,. .

The blue elephant /
ISBN: 0963179837. OCLC Number: 31470346

Silver Seahorse Press ;. .

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.

The dragon of Navy Pier /
ISBN: 0963179853. OCLC Number: 35209748

Silver Seahorse Press,. .

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