is the author of thirty-three books for children and adults,
among them Addie Across the Prairie and Window on the
West: The Frontier Photography of William Henry Jackson.
Her books have received several accolades including the Carl
Sandburg Award for Children's Literature, the Golden Kite Honor
Book for Nonfiction award, and the American Library Association
Best Books for Young Adults award. She teaches writing at Columbia
College in Chicago.
The books listed on this page are those
that do not fit neatly into the other categories. For a complete
list of books by Laurie Lawlor visit her book list page.
This Tender Place: The Story of a Wetland Year.
(2005) Terrace Books/University of Wisconsin-Madison. ISBN:
0-299-21460-5. 176 pg. 19 b/w photos, 2 drawings.