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Marya Smith

Pen Name: None

Connection to Illinois: Marya Smith lives in rural northwestern Illinois.



Primary Literary Genre(s): Non-Fiction

Primary Audience(s): Young adult readers

Marya Smith on WorldCat :

Selected Titles

  Willy can count
ISBN: 1559700130 OCLC: 19556067

Arcade Pub., New York : ©1989.

While outdoors, Willy and his mother observe and count a number of colorful objects, encompassing everything from shirt buttons and haystacks to birds and bugs.

Winter-broken /
ISBN: 1559700645 OCLC: 21870748

Arcade Pub., New York : ©1990.

Abused by an alcoholic father, twelve-year-old, withdrawn and timid, Dawn finds friendship and love in a sympathetic farmer and his beautiful horse Wildfire.