Individual Author Record
Name: Cindy ShanksPen Name: None Genre: C:CHILD Non-Fiction Born: in Tilton, Illinois Sites:
Illinois ConnectionShanks was born and raised in Tilton.
Biographical and Professional InformationCindy Shanks is a retired elementary teacher who spent 36 years sharing good literature with Kindergarten and First Grade children. She has a Bachelors Degree in Education and her Masters Degree in Early Childhood Education. Her Masters work focused on integrating children's literature into all areas of the curriculum. After her retirement, she spent three years following the Dobson sheep, and documenting the historic Heber-Reno Sheep Trail in Arizona with her photographs. Shanks now lives in Mesa, Arizona.
*''Emily Walks the Sheep Trail'', AuthorHouse, 2009*''Alfonso Grows Up on the Sheep Trail '', AuthorHouse, 2010*''Mickey the Sheep Dog'', AuthorHouse, 2011*''Men on the Heber-Reno Sheep Trail'', AuthorHouse, 2012*''Whisper the Wild Horse'', AuthorHouse, 2015