MEET THE AUTHOR
Lillian Nader was born in the piney woods of East Texas. She is a graduate from Texas A&M with a Master of Education degree. She received her Bachelor of Arts in Speech and English from Stephen F. Austin University and Resource Specialist Certificate from the University of California.
Lillian's love for the theater was instilled by her father who loved to croon popular tunes while working in his candy kitchen. It was later influenced by her family’s regular attendance at the Dallas summer musicals.
Lillian is a retired special education teacher. Her current creative writing project is Theep and Thorpe, a young adult science fiction novel about a teenage boy who makes contact with enlightened space beings. In addition to creative writing, her hobbies are fitness walking, reading and the study of metaphysics. She resides in Orange County, California.
Published books include educational workbooks:
NATIVE AMERICANS: A PROUD HERITAGE
Teacher Designed Learning, Inc. 1991
COOPERATIVE LEARNING ACTIVITIES FOR SOCIAL STUDIES
(primary and intermediate levels) Co-Authored with Grace Jasmine
Teacher Created Materials, Inc. 1994
COOPERATIVE LEARNING ACTIVITIES FOR LANGUAGE ARTS (challenging level) Co-Authored with Grace Jasmine
Teacher Created Materials, Inc. 1995
She is the librettist of the musical comedy, PANDORA (copyright 1991) in collaboration with Larry Marino, the lyricist
Works for TV include the TV pilot, “Tinsel Town Follies”
Lillian is available for freelance copy editing at reasonable rates. She can be reached at Lnader1910@sbcglobal.net
Unique traits: Copy editor, beta reader, haiku poetry writer