Individual Author Record
Name: Tracy AhrensPen Name: None Genre: Fiction Non-Fiction Poetry Audience: Adult; Children; Born: 1970 in Kankakee, Illinois
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Illinois ConnectionAhrens was born in Kankakee, Illinois. She graduated from Eureka College.
Biographical and Professional InformationTracy Ahrens graduated with a degree in English from Eureka College in Eureka, Illinois. Since then, she has been a journalist and eventually became an editor. She has written for a chain of 10 weekly newspapers based in the south Chicago suburbs, owned by Russell Publications. While there, she was also a feature story editor. Currently, she is a freelance writer for the Chicago Tribune. She also is a freelance writer for magazines and other publications. Her professional writing memberships include the Illinois Woman's Press Association and the National Federation of Press Women. She is also a member of the Dog Writers Association of America and Cat Writers' Association. Ahrens has published three children's books, two non-fiction and one book of poetry. She illustrated two of her children's books. Five of her books are by traditional publishers, one was self-published and funded by a university.
- Cloud Jumpers, Guardian Angel Publishing, 2007
- Giant Hero: One Couple’s Journey through Loving and Letting go of a Son with Potter’s Syndrome, Infinity Publishing, 2008
- What if the Moon..., Guardian Angel Publishing, 2008
- Raising My Furry Children, Weaving Dreams Publishing, 2011
- Nature Will Heal, Finishing Line Press, 2012
- Sammy Sparrow’s First Flight, Guardian Angel Publishing, 2014
- I Am, Finishing Line Press, 2017
Selected Titles At Your Library
Cloud jumpers /
ISBN: 1933090537. OCLC Number: . . Children often imagine that clouds look like animals and numbers. Cloud jumpers live in these shapes and are looking back at you.
Giant hero :
ISBN: 074144948X. OCLC Number: Infinity Publishing.com,. West Conshohoken, PA :. ©2008.
What if the moon ... /
ISBN: 1933090561. OCLC Number: . . "The moon transforms into a grape, an orange and chocolate chip cook in 'What if the Moon ... ' The poetic text expands a child's imagination while teaching about colors and shapes."--Back cover.
Raising my furry children /
ISBN: 0982487673. OCLC Number: Weaving Dreams Publishing,. Watseka, Illinois :. ©2011. 'Raising My Furry Children is an affectionate account of one person's experiences with her beloved furry children. Originally introduced in a newspaper column, these humorous, and sometimes sad, recollections will touch the heart of every pet owner."--Amazon.com.
Sammy Sparrow's first flight /
ISBN: 161633584X. OCLC Number: . . Parents set rules for their children for a reason. Sammy Sparrow quickly learns why while trying to fly alone at night.