Illinois State Library

Illinois Center for the Book

Individual Author Record

General Information

Name:  Charlie Donlea  

Pen Name: None

Genre: Mystery Non-Fiction

Audience: Adult;


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Illinois Connection

Donlea was born and raised in Chicago. He now lives in the suburbs.

Biographical and Professional Information

Charlie Donlea spends a part of each year fishing with his father in the far reaches of Canada, where the roads end and lakes are accessible only by floatplane. These majestic trips to “God’s Country” inspired the setting for his first novel, Summit Lake.

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Titles At Your Library

Speaking Engagements

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Morgan Elwell at Kensington Publishing Corp. 119 West 40th St New York, NY 10018

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