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Phyllis Idalene Root, American writer. Member Authors Guild, Society Children's Book Writers and Illustrators.

Background

Root, Phyllis Idalene was born on February 14, 1949 in Fort Wayne, Indiana, United States. Daughter of John Howard and Margaret Esther (Trout) Root.

Education

Bachelor, Valparaiso University, 1971.

Career

Teacher complete scholar program U Minnesota, since 1997. Teacher Master of Fine Arts writing for children Vermont College, 1998—2006, Hamline University, since 2006.

Works

Membership

Member Authors Guild, Society Children's Book Writers and Illustrators.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Gardening, sailing, canoeing.

Connections

Children: Amelia, Ellen.

father:
John Howard Root

mother:
Margaret Esther (Trout) Root

children:
Amelia Root

Ellen Root