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Individual Author Record

General Information

Name:  Mary Lou Scalise Edwards  

Pen Name: None

Genre: Non-Fiction

Born: in Chicago, Illinois

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Illinois Connection

Mary Lou grew up in the Bridgeport section of Chicago.

Biographical and Professional Information

Mary Lou graduated from the University of Illinois, Champaign/Urbana, with a degree in Speech and Theatre. She writes from the heart about her experiences growing up in the Bridgeport area of Chicago.

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Additional Title Information

  • Look Back But Don't Stare

    , Great Fire Press, 2012

    Speaking Engagements

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