Nebraska Authors

Wenda Wardell Morrone

Born 1942 Grand Island, NE (USA)

Says she's "a Midwesterner to the bone." Says the high points of her childhood were her visits to Omaha ("Remember the trolley? Remember the wide, wooden slats of the escalators in Brandeis? Remember BRANDEIS?"

Places Lived

Nebraska from birth through about age five.
Deadwood, SD
Billings, MT
Manhasset, NY

Author Of

  • Fiction
  • Other


Magazine editing, writing; Books on issues like pregnancy and childcare; Mysteries/Thrillers


BA, Bryn Mawr College, Bryn Mawr, PA

Places Worked

Seventeen Magazine.
Glamour Magazine.


Child Care That Words. 1984. (Doubleday)
Pregnant While You Work. 1984. (Macmillin)
No Time for an Everyday Woman. 1992, 2000. (St. Martins Press)
Killers: Terrorism By Computer. 1999. (St. Martin's Press)

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Wenda Wardell Morrone

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