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Sue Van Wassenhove

Born: 1951 in Annawan, Illinois
Pen Name: None

Connection to Illinois: Sue grew up in the small town of Annawan, Illinois with a population of only 800 people.

Biography: Sue, who holds a degree in teaching German, has taught middle school foreign language and art. In 1999, with her husband Joe and four sons, she moved to Miami, where she became familiar with the ecosystems and wildlife of the Everglades during weekend birding trips. At that time, she turned to painting and writing while recovering from breast cancer. The best topics around were the Everglades' birds.She now lives in Peoria, Illinois


Primary Literary Genre(s): Non-Fiction

Sue Van Wassenhove on WorldCat :

Selected Titles

The seldom-ever-shady glades /
ISBN: 1590783522 OCLC: 124036244

Wordsong, Honesdale, Pa. : 2008.

Poems and quilts pay tribute to the unique creatures and landscape of the Everglades.