Illinois State Library

Illinois Center for the Book


Individual Author Record

General Information

Name:  Tobin Fraley  

Pen Name: None

Genre: History Non-Fiction Poetry

Audience: Adult; Children;

Born: 1951 in Santa Barbara, California


-- Website -- http://www.tobinfraley.com
-- Tobin Fraley on WorldCat -- http://www.worldcat.org/search?q=tobin+fraley


Illinois Connection

Fraley currently resides in Long Grove, Illinois. His latest book, ''36 Acres'', is a study in writing and photographs of the Reed-Turner Woodland Nature Preserve in Long Grove.

Biographical and Professional Information

I currently live and work in Long Grove, Illinois. I am a member of the Long Grove Writers' Group and the Barrington Writers Workshop. My current project is non-fiction with a working title of ''Seven Deadly Sins'' for the Twenty-First Century.


Selected Titles At Your Library

The carousel animal /
ISBN: 0913751006. OCLC Number:

Zephyr Press,. Berkeley, CA :. ©1983.

The great American carousel :
ISBN: 0811806103. OCLC Number:

Chronicle Books,. San Francisco :. ©1994.

A humbug Christmas /
ISBN: 0913751758. OCLC Number:

Humbug Pub.,. Kansas City, MO :. ©1998.

Carousel animals :
ISBN: 081183347X. OCLC Number:

Chronicle Books,. San Francisco :. ©2002.

From glistening white unicorns to winged elephants and roaring tigers, this celebration of carousel animals takes a colorful look at an art form that's one part fantasy and two parts exceptional craftsmanship. 100+ photos, some in color.

36 acres :
ISBN: 0913751855. OCLC Number:

Woodland Grove Press,. Long Grove, IL :. 2010.


Speaking Engagements

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Contact the author at 847-722-8989