Individual Author Record
Name: Norman BolotinPen Name: None Genre: C:ADULT C:CHILD C:YA Non-Fiction Born: Sites:
Illinois ConnectionPlease Note: Since Mr. Bolotin has not lived in Illinois, the only books of his listed in the Illinois Authors Wiki are his books about Abraham Lincoln and the Civil War - Illinois subjects of of interest. Please see his webpage to learn more about his other books.
Biographical and Professional InformationBolotin has written numerous books about the Civil War, Chicago's 1893 World's Columbian Exposition and the Klondike Gold Rush. As partners in The History Bank, he and his wife, Christine Laing, developed the award-winning Young Readers' History of the Civil War for Penguin/Scholastic. They currently are expanding their museum and publishing studies previously distributed and sponsored in part by the American Association of Museums, Association of American Publishers, Ingram Book Co. and the University of Chicago. He and his wife live in Woodinville, Washington.
''For Home and Country: A Civil War Scrapbook'', Scholastic, 1996''Civil War A to Z: A Young Person's Guide to Over 100 People, Places, and Points of Importance'', Dutton, 2002''The World's Colombian Exposition: The Chicago World's Fair of 1893'', University of Illinois Press, 2002''Civil War Trivia'', Blue Bike Books, 2011