Fritts, Mary Bahr

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FRITTS, Mary Bahr

FRITTS, Mary Bahr. Also writes as Mary Bahr. American, b. 1946. Genres: Children's fiction, Young adult fiction, Children's non-fiction, History, Literary criticism and history, Writing/Journalism, Young adult non-fiction, Humor/Satire. Career: Presbyterian Medical Center, Denver, medical librarian, 1969-70, registrar of Nursing School, 1971-74; church librarian, 1978-84; Pikes Peak Library District, Penrose Reference Library, information technician, 1990-97; speaker/workshop presenter/mentor, 1990-; New Writers Magazine, columnist, 1991-94; Five Owls, children's book reviewer, 1993-9. Publications: The Memory Box, 1992; If Nathan Were Here, 2000; My Brother, 2002. Author of articles, stories, columns, book reviews, poetry, and puzzles. Address: 807 Hercules Pl, Colorado Springs, CO 80906-1130, U.S.A.