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General Information

Name:  John Theodore  

Pen Name: None

Genre: History Non-Fiction

Audience: Adult;

Born: 1946 in Chicago, Illinois

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Illinois Connection

Theodore was born and raised in Chicago, Illinois. He attended the University of Illinois in Urbana-Champaign. He raised his family in suburban Hinsdale, Illinois and now resides in Chicago.

Biographical and Professional Information

Currently a freelance writer, native Chicagoan John Theodore has served as a reporter, writer, editor, and television and radio producer for United Press International, WGN and WGN-TV. He has also written two e-books, ''Shaping the Story: An Urban Novel. One City, One Year'' and ''Baseball...and Other Romantic Life Lessons.''



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Selected Titles At Your Library

Baseball's natural :
ISBN: 0803259581. OCLC Number: 70158466

University of Nebraska Press,. .

Evil summer :
ISBN: 0809327775. OCLC Number: 80359399

Southern Illinois University Press,. .