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Geralyn Hesslau Magrady

Pen Name: None

Connection to Illinois: Hesslau Magrady grew up in Chicago. She currently resides in Berwyn.

Biography: Hesslau Magrady has taught English for 18 years. Presently, she teaches at Fenwick High School in Oak Park but has also taught at Proviso East High School in Maywood and St. Bernardine School in Forest Park. She and earned her bachelor’s degree from Dominican University and master’s degree from Northeastern Illinois University.Hesslau Magrady's book ''Lines-'' was selected as a 2016 finalist in the Soon to Be Famous Illinois Author Project. She has also published a chapbook of poems, ''One Thing Leads to Another''.

  • '''''Lines-'''''
  • -- Soon to Be Famous Illinois Author Project Winner, 2016

Primary Literary Genre(s): Fiction

Geralyn Hesslau Magrady on WorldCat :

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ISBN: 9781515141273 OCLC: 948311285

Livia Haas' strength and fortitude are tested as she survives the Great Chicago Fire of 1871 as well as her first love, the death of her brother, and a lurking evil force threatening Livia's life and that of her family.