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Individual Author Record

General Information

Name:  Theresa Banks  

Pen Name: None



-- Theresa Banks on WorldCat --

Illinois Connection

Banks is a native Chicagoan.

Biographical and Professional Information

Theresa Banks is an alumni of DePaul University and Governors State University, author of four published books, and co-owner of Ellacec Publishing. The author is a Business Analyst by day and writer by night, who enjoys working with children through the Junior Achievement organization.

Published Works Expand for more information

Titles At Your Library

Becoming a Published Author
ISBN: 0967771013

Ellacec Publishing. 2002

A BOOK CAN'T BE WRITTEN IN ONE NIGHT! This book is ideal for non-fiction, fiction, and poetry writers interested in the "process" of becoming a published author. Topics include: manuscript preparation, finding a literary agent, obtaining a publisher, self-publishing, print-on-demand, and marketing on the internet.

ISBN: 0967771021

Ellacec Publishing. 2004

Surviving A Layoff
ISBN: 096777103X

Ellacec Publishing. 2008

This book gives hope and guidance to job seekers from cover to cover. Inside chapters dynamically address: dealing with a gamut of emotions, identifying helpful resources, examining outgoing and incoming cash flow, and important tips on resume preparation, interviewing, and job searching.

Woman of Integrity
ISBN: 0967771005

Theresa Banks. 2000

We all have our own set of problems, and the book's main character is no exception. Tantra Mathews is her name, and "Woman of Integrity" is her story. The book covers Tantra's life, and shows her interesting reactions to life's most difficult struggles.

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