MAGNUS, Erica. American, b. 1946. Genres: Children's fiction, Illustrations. Career: Free-lance artist, painter, and teacher of art education at the college and adult education level, and to gifted children, 1972-. Great River Review, contributing artist, 1976-77, and art director, 1977-79. Member of the Illustrators Art Steering Committee, Dairy Barn Cultural Center, 1992. Work has been exhibited internationally. Publications: AND ILLUSTRATOR: Old Lars, 1984; The Boy and the Devil, 1986; Around Me, 1992; My Secret Place, 1994. Address: 15 Ondis Avenue, Athens, OH 45701-1913, U.S.A.