|Birthname||Joan Baehler Bauer|
|born on||12 July 1951 at 11:00 (= 11:00 AM )|
|Place||River Forest, Illinois, 41n54, 87w49|
|Timezone||CST h6w (is standard time)|
|Astrology data||19°32' 25°50 Asc. 05°28'|
Joan Bauer is an award-winning American writer of young adult literature. The main characters in her books are typically teenagers who are dealing with complicated family issues, such as alcoholism, abandonment, illness, and self-esteem issues, but such issues are faced with a light touch and humor is added in to lighten it up.
Eduardo Castellanos quotes personal publicity via Penguin Books http://www.penguin.com/author/joan-bauer/1000038525
Birth location confirmed in Wikipedia
Sy Scholfield quotes from her bio on her official website: "I was born at eleven A.M., a most reasonable time, my mother often said, .... I grew up in River Forest, Illinois, in the 1950’s..." .
- Vocation : Writers : Fiction (Young adult novelist)