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Speaker Profile - Joan C. Benson


Region: Mid Atlantic (D.C./Virginia)
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Joan has been a blogger for several years,and most recently released her debut historical fiction, His Gift, a YA story set during The Great Depression, published by Elk Lake Publishing, Inc, 2020. Joan was a reading specialist and teacher coach before becoming a full-time freelance writer for both educational and religious markets. She has written stand-alone educational books for language arts programs, supplementary reading materials, assessments, and articles for magazines,in both children's and adult markets.