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Author Kimberly Gordon Biddle talks about her latest book for children

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Jeff Williams, WSIU
Darlene's Double Dutch Dreams by Kimberly Gordon Biddle tells the story of Darlene and how she finds the courage to be her best.

In this edition of In The Author's Voice, southern Illinois native and author Kimberly Gordon Biddle talks about her latest children's book "Darlene's Double Dutch Dreams."

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WSIU Staff
Darlene's Double Dutch Dreams

Follow Darlene and her sisters as they enter the annual Double Dutch contest and find the courage to overcome an unexpected challenge.

Dr. Kimberly Gordon Biddle grew up in Colp, Illinois. She now lives in California where she is professor emeritus at Sacramento State University. You can learn more about her children's books on her website PinkPearlWriting.com

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Jeff Williams is the Associate Director for Radio and Station Manager for WSIU Radio. Jeff is a native of southern Illinois and has been in broadcasting for 30 years. After graduating with a degree in Radio-Television from Southern Illinois University Carbondale, he worked in radio and television news in Illinois, Indiana, West Virginia and Washington, D.C. before returning to WSIU Radio in 1997, as Morning Edition anchor/reporter. Jeff served as News Director from 2001 to 2015. He assumed Station Manager duties in 2004. WSIU is operated by Southern Illinois University Carbondale. It signed on the air in September 1958.