About Nancy

Here’s some information about Nancy Polette you may find useful.

What Nancy Has Done

Author of over 150 professional books including:

  • Reading Guidance in a Media Age
  • Developing Methods of Inquiry
  • Building Brain Power with Books
  • Research Without Copying

a NEW Junior Novel:

  • Wanted! The Limping Lady

and picture books:

  • The Little Old Woman and the Hungry Cat
  • The Hole by the Apple Tree


She was:


  • Director of the Laboratory School, Lindenwood University
  • Director of Library/Media and Gifted Programs in St. Louis County schools
  • Teacher of grades K-8 for 30 years
    School Library Journal describes her asan educator with imagination, creativity and an appreciation for the intelligence of children.

    What She’s Doing


    • Educator for fifty plus years
    • Professor of Education at Lindenwood University
    • In-Demand conference speaker
    • Author of more than 150 books with two to three new books published each year.



    She lives in O’Fallon, Missouri, a suburb of St. Louis.