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Individual Author Record

General Information


Pen Name: None

Genre: C:YOUNG ADULT Fiction



Illinois Connection

Blubaugh currently lives in Chicago and is a librarian at the Eisenhower Public Library District in Harwood Heights, Illinois.

Biographical and Professional Information

Penny Blubaugh is a writer, librarian, and former flight instructor. She received her MFA in writing for children and young adults from Vermont College, where she studied with Chris Lynch, Jack Gantos, and Ron Koertge.

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Titles At Your Library


-- '''''Blood and Flowers''''' *ALAN Review Pick, May 2011 '''''Serendipity Market''''' *Kirkus Reviews Best Book, 2009 *2014 ILLINOIS READS Book