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educator , writer

Miriam Cohen, American Writer, educator. Avocations: dancing, snorkeling, walking in New York City F C. Recipient 10 Best Books of 1985 award Parents Choice, 1985. Member Society Children's Books Writers, Author's Guild.

Background

Cohen, Miriam was born on October 14, 1926 in New York City. Daughter of Jacob and Bessie (Gilman) Echelman.

Education

Graduate, Newburgh Free Academy, New York City, 1943.

Career

Teacher writing Queens College, Writer's Voice, New York City, 1990-1994.

Achievements

  • Avocations: dancing, snorkeling, walking in New York City F C.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author 24 books for children and young adults.

Membership

Member Society Children's Books Writers, Author's Guild.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: dancing, snorkeling, walking in New York City.

Connections

Married Sid Grossman, March 31, 1949 (deceased 1955). 1 child, Adam; Married Monroe D. Cohen, May 31, 1959. Children: Gabriel, Jem.

father:
Jacob Echelman

mother:
Bessie (Gilman) Echelman

spouses:
Sid Grossman

Monroe D. Cohen

children:
Adam Cohen

Gabriel Cohen

Jem Cohen