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Individual Author Record

General Information

Name:  Lore (Groszmann) Segal  

Pen Name: Lore Segal


Born: March 8, 1928 in Vienna, Austria

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Illinois Connection

Professor of English, University of Illinois, Chicago.

Biographical and Professional Information

Segal has written more than 20 books for children and several novels for adults.

Published Works

  • Other People`s Houses, Harcourt, 1964
  • Tell Me a Mitzi, Farrar, Straus, 1970
  • All the Way Home, Farrar, Straus, 1973
  • Tell Me a Trudy, Farrar, Straus, 1978
  • Lucinella, Farrar, Straus, 1978
  • The Story of Old Mrs. Bruebeck and Trouble, Pantheon, 1981
  • The Story of Mrs. Lovewright and Purrless Her Cat, Knopf, 1985
  • Her First American, Knopf, 1985
  • The Book of Adam to Moses, Knopf, 1987
  • The Story of King Saul and King David, Schocken Books, 1991
  • Her First American, New Press, 1994
  • Other People's Houses, New Press, 1994
  • Morris the Artist, Farrar, Straus & Giroux, 2003
  • Shakespeare's Kitchen, New Press, 2007

Selected Titles At Your Library

All the way home /
ISBN: 0374302154. OCLC Number:

Farrar, Straus, Giroux,. New York :. 1973.

A little girl's refusal to stop crying attracts a strange procession as her mother leads her out of the park.

Tell me a Trudy /
ISBN: 0374475040. OCLC Number:

Farrar, Straus and Giroux,. [New York] :. 1989, ©1977.

Three episodes with a little girl and her family: "Trudy and the Copycats," "Trudy and the Dump Truck, " and "Trudy and Superman."

The story of old Mrs. Brubeck and how she looked for trouble and where she found him /
ISBN: 0394940393. OCLC Number:

Pantheon Books,. New York :. ©1981.

Rather than have trouble catch her by surprise, a perpetual worrier deliberately looks for it.

Her first American :
ISBN: 1565849493. OCLC Number:

New Press :. New York :. 2004.

The book of Adam to Moses /
ISBN: 0805209611. OCLC Number:

Schocken Books,. New York :. 1989.

The story of King Saul and King David /
ISBN: 0805240888. OCLC Number:

Schocken Books,. New York :. 1991.

The Bible story is illustrated with 40 reproductions from the Pamplona Bibles, two thirteenth-century illuminated manuscripts.



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