CHENEY, Martha. Also writes as Martha Palmer. American, b. 1953. Genres: Education. Career: Preschool teacher in Woodland Hills, CA, 1986-88; Los Angeles Unified School District, Los Angeles, CA, teacher, 1988-94; writer, 1995-. Publications: How to Develop Your Child's Gifts and Talents in Reading, 1996; How to Develop Your Child's Gifts and Talents in Vocabulary, 1997; How to Develop Your Child's Gifts and Talents in Writing, 1997. Author or coauthor of workbooks and activity books for Gifted and Talented Series; author or coauthor of curriculum supplements for Educational Publishers. AUDIO RECORDINGS: Witches' Brew, 1976; Tickly Toddle, 1981; Babysong, 1984. VIDEOTAPES: Babysongs, 1986; More Babysongs, 1987; Rock Me: A Family Celebration, 1991. Works published prior to 1986 appeared under the name Martha Palmer. Address: 32150 Ranch Lane, Huson, MT 59846, U.S.A.