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Karen Halvorsen Schreck

Karen Halvorsen Schreck  once had lunch with the Queen of Holland. There were many forks. Perhaps this inspired her (failed) attempt at waitressing. She lives outside Chicago with her husband and two children. Karen also is the author of several books, including her brand new (May 1) young-adult novel While He Was Away and visit karenschreck.com to read more of her work.

Blog Posts by Karen Halvorsen Schreck

Posted by Karen Halvorsen Schreck 2 years 18 weeks ago
This past spring break, I took my 14-year old daughter to the Illinois Holocaust Museum and Education Center.My daughter has had a difficult middle school experience, especially these last two years...