Individual Author Record
Name: Shanna SimpsonPen Name: None Genre: C:CHILD Fiction Born: in Oswego, Illinois Sites:
Illinois ConnectionSimpson was born and raised in Oswego. She graduated from Oswego High School and earned her degree in journalism from North Central College in Naperville. She currently works at the Oswego Public Library.
Biographical and Professional InformationShanna Simpson was diagnosed with obsessive compulsive disorder (OCD) at age 7. This motivated her to share her experiences in a picture book about coping with OCD as a child.
*''Payton Is Afraid of Dirt'', Future Horizons, 2018