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Gabriel Benjamin Kaufman

Born: 1979
Pen Name: None

Connection to Illinois: Gabriel Kaufman was raised in Urbana, Illinois.

Biography: Gabrial was a life-long Big Ten football fan, and graduated from the University of Illinois, where he spent many weekends watching games at Memorial Stadium. Kaufman works in educational publishing and has written four books for children. He currently lives in Brooklyn, New York.


Primary Literary Genre(s): Non-Fiction

Primary Audience(s): Children; Young adult readers

Gabriel Benjamin Kaufman on WorldCat :

Selected Titles

Basketball in the Big Ten Conference /
ISBN: 140421383x OCLC: 156975279

Rosen Central, New York : 2008.

Examines the teams, players, coaches, and championships of the Big Ten Basketball Conference.

Saltwater crocodile :
ISBN: 1597163961 OCLC: 71581915

Bearport Pub., New York : ©2007.

Examines the biggest reptile, including how it hatches from an egg, hunts for food, and communicates with other saltwater crocodiles.

Sporting events :
ISBN: 1597161322 OCLC: 62281768

Bearport Pub., New York : ©2006.

Describes the history behind twenty sporting events including football, soccer, baseball, softball, tennis, and volleyball.