Walter Olesky

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General Information

Name: Walter Olesky

Pen Name: None

Birth Year: 1930

Place of Birth: Chicago, Illinois

Website: N/A

Email: N/A

Contact Information: Author

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Biographical and Professional Information

Walter Olesky is a fulltime freelance writer, author of many magazine articles and more than 30 published books -- fiction and nonfiction for preteens and teenagers, and nonfiction for adults. I am a former Chicago Tribune reporter and editor.

Published Works

  • Careers in Web Design, Rosen Publishing, 2000, ISBN:
  • Choosing a Career as a Firefighter, Rosen Publishing, 2000, ISBN:
  • Christopher Reeve, Lucent Books, 2000, ISBN:
  • The Circulatory System, Rosen Publishing, 2000, ISBN:
  • The Philippines, Children's Press, 2000, ISBN:
  • Princess Diana, Lucent Books, 2000, ISBN:
  • The Nervous System, Rosen Publishing, 2000, ISBN:
  • Web Entertainment, Rosen Publishing, 2000, ISBN:
  • Web Page Designer, Rosen Central, 2000, ISBN:
  • James Dean, Lucent Books, 2001, ISBN:

Titles for Purchase and at Your Library

Literary Awards


Speaking Engagements and Upcoming Appearances

Speaking Engagement Availability: (Yes)

External Links

Walter Olesky on WorldCat

Walter Olesky on Amazon


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