Individual Author Record
Name: Katharine Kendzy GingoldPen Name: Genre: C:ADULT C:CHILD History Born: in Chicago, Illinois Sites:
Illinois ConnectionBorn and raised in Illinois, Gingold moved to Ohio and Michigan for a few years before returning to raise her children in the Chicago suburbs.
Biographical and Professional InformationGingold studied at: North Park University in Chicago, Knox College in Galesburg and College of DuPage in Glen Ellyn. She earned a BA in Creative Writing and Fine Arts. Her writing experience includes time spent as a newspaper reporter, copywriter, newsletter editor and online columnist in addition to book author. Gingold now writes about Illinois history for children and speaks to local community groups about Illinois is the 1830's.
*''Ruth By Lake And Prairie: True Stories of Early Naperville, Illinois,'' Gnu Ventures Co., 2006*''Haunted by History: Spectres in a Small Town,'' Gnu Ventures Co., 2008*''Six Degrees of Abraham Lincoln,'' Gnu Ventures Co., 2009