Herschler, Mildred Barger

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HERSCHLER, Mildred Barger

HERSCHLER, Mildred Barger. American. Genres: Children's fiction, Young adult fiction. Career: Research Institute of America, New York, NY, editor, 1973-75; Sales Executives Clubs of New York, editor and advertising manager, 1976-81; freelance writer, 1982-. Worked as a civil rights and antiwar activist; headed a task force to add black history into school curricula in Huntington, NY, 1964-65. Publications: Frederick Douglass (juvenile biography), 1969; The Walk into Morning (historical novel), 1993; The Darkest Corner (young adult novel), 2000. Author of short fiction. Address: 305 Hearthstone Ridge Rd., Landrum, SC 29356, U.S.A. Online address: [email protected]