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Iris Spencer-Baxter

Connection to Illinois: Spencer-Baxter lived and worked in Springfield.

Biography: Iris Spencer-Baxter is a retired educator that taught many years in Springfield, Illinois, in the public schools and at Springfield Ball Charter School. She comes from a family of educators, readers, and storytellers who love history and poetry. She currently lives in Dallas, Texas to be near her adult children and grandchildren where she continues to where she continues to share the love of stories and poetry!


Primary Literary Genre(s): Fiction; Poetry

Primary Audience(s): Children


Selected Titles

Why...? Ms. B. Hates Snakes
ISBN: 1736923102 OCLC:

IS B axter 2021