Individual Author Record
Name: Donna I. BennettPen Name: None Genre: C:ADULT C:CHILD C:YA Fiction Born: 1926 in Ypsilanti, Michigan Sites:
Illinois ConnectionBennett lives in DeKalb, Illinois.
Biographical and Professional InformationBennett is a retired teacher. She wrote ''Jessica's Bear'', a book for young children after a lifetime of teaching. The story reflects her understanding of the beautiful differences in children. She attended Flint Junior College, received a B.A. from the University of Michigan and a Masters degree from Northern Illinois University. She is also the author of ''Elementary Field Experience'', a handbook for student and beginning teachers. Originally from Michigan, she has lived for many years in the DeKalb, Illinois, area.
*''Jessica's Bear'', Mayhaven, 1999*''Walk Through the Valley of Death'', Infinity, 2003*''Elementary Field Experiences: A Handbook With Resources'' , Delmar, 1994