Illinois State Library

Illinois Center for the Book

Individual Author Record

General Information

Name:  Barbara Goodheart  

Pen Name: None


Born: N/A

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Illinois Connection

Barbara graduated from Northwestern University and lives in a suburb of Chicago.

Biographical and Professional Information

Barbara Goodheart is an award-winning nonfiction author whose works include books, magazine articles, scripts, and medical education projects.

Published Works

  • A Year On The Desert, Prentice-Hall, 1969
  • Diabetes, Franklin Watts, 1990
  • The Wild Place, ASJA Press, 2005

Selected Titles At Your Library

Diabetes /
ISBN: 0531108821. OCLC Number:

F. Watts,. New York :. ©1990.

"Looks at the condition of diabetes, what is necessary for a diabetic to maintain proper health, what must be done in the event of an insulin reaction, and the possibilities of a cure."--Title page verso.

The wild place /
ISBN: 0595349951. OCLC Number:

ASJA Press,. New York :. ©2005.


Beth Fonda Award, AMWA/GCAC, Honorable Mention

GCAC Sound/Sight Award

Morris Fishbein Award

Speaking Engagements

Speaking Engagement Availability (No)