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Tom Birdseye (1951-) Biography - Awards, Honors, Writings, Sidelights - Personal, Addresses, Career, Member, Work in Progress

kentucky education teacher elementary

Born 1951, in Durham, NC; Education: Attended University of Kentucky, 1969-72; Western Kentucky University, B.A. (mass communications), 1974, B.A. (elementary education), 1977. Hobbies and other interests: Skiing, hiking, canoeing, camping, mountain climbing.

Agent—Jean V. Naggar, 216 East 75th St., New York, NY 10021.

Writer. Ocean Lake School, Lincoln City, OR, teacher, 1977-83; Washington Elementary School, Sandpoint, ID, teacher, 1985-88. Has also taught English in Japan.

Authors Guild, Author's League of America, Society of Children's Book Writers and Illustrators.

Middle-grade novel set in rural Kentucky.

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over 11 years ago

Hello Mr. Bridseye

I read the book "Tarantula Shoes" for my school project. I'm a 10 year old Dutch boy so I read the dutch version. The way you wrote it is very nice to read. There are very much times I had to laugh about the boy from your book.

Thank you that you wrote this.