Nebraska Authors

Laurene Chambers Chinn

Born 1902-10-25 Alburnet, IA (USA)

Died 1978-03-17
Borger, TX (USA)

Places Lived

Alburnet, IA
Clarence, MO
Hastings, NE
Oak Park, IL
Canyon, TX
Bartlesville, OK
Borger, TX

Author Of

  • Fiction
  • Poetry

Keywords

Children's Fiction; Short Stories; Picture Books; Religion; Poetry

Education

Bachelor of Arts Degree, 1933, Hastings College, Hastings, NE
Master of Arts Degree, 1958, West Texas State College, Canyon, TX

Occupation

Stenographer
Teacher
Business Owner
Writer

Places Worked

Western Electric Company, Oak Park, IL
Public Schools in Kansas and Texas
Mail-Order Business

Honors

The Unanointed was selected by the Literary Guild
Theta Sigma Phi Award for The Unanointed, 1959
Opie Award for Marcus, 1965

Associations

Panhandle Penwomen, President
Borger Music Club
Authors Guild

Bibliography

The Unanointed. 1959.
Voice of the Lord. 1961.
Believe My Love. 1962.

Published many short stories in magazines such as Collier's and Scholastic

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