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Individual Author Record

General Information

Name:  Patricia Gangas  

Pen Name: None

Genre: Non-Fiction Poetry

Audience: Adult; Children;

Born: 1939

Died: January 25, 2011, Oak Brook, Illinois

-- Patricia Gangas on WorldCat --

Illinois Connection

Patricia Gangas lived in a western suburb of Chicago, Illinois.

Biographical and Professional Information

Patricia Gangas is a member of the Poets Club of Chicago and was the president of Poets and Patrons also in Chicago for nine years. She had three books of poetry published: ''All These Years'', ''The Final Approach'', ''These Places of Light''. Her children's book ''Cats Everywhere'' was published in 2003. She authored a manuscript of mystical poetry called ''Gathering God'', and a memoir titled ''How I Scared Cancer to Death: with God's help'', neither of which has yet been published. Her hobbies were reading, attending college classes and playing Texas Hold'em.

Published Works

  • All These Years, Master, 1984
  • The Final Approach, Master, 1989
  • These Places of Light, Master, 1995
  • Cats Everywhere, Richard C. Owen Publishers, 2000

Selected Titles At Your Library

All these years :
ISBN: 1887312005. OCLC Number:

Gangas,. [Place of publication not identified] :. ©1994

The final approach :
ISBN: 1887312013. OCLC Number:

Gangas,. [Place of publication not identified] :. ©1989

Cats everywhere /
ISBN: 1572742534. OCLC Number:

Richard C. Owens Publishers,. Katonah, NY :. 2000.

"Wherever one looks there are cats to be seen both inside and outside a house."--Title page verso.