Dennis Fradin, age 66 of Evanston.   Award-winning author of nearly 300 non-fiction books for children and young adults.  Beloved husband of Judith, nee Bloom.  Cherished father of Anthony (April Ann) Fradin, Diana (Michael) Richard, Michael (Rebecca) Fradin.  Devoted Grandpa WuhWuh of Aaron, Anna, Shalom, Benjamin, Dahlia, Olivia and Ariana.  Dear brother of Lori (David) Polster.  Fond brother-in-law of Richard and Georgiana Bloom.   Loving uncle of Lauren, David, Rebecca, Arielle and Leslie.  Graveside services will be held Tuesday September 4th at Waldheim Cemetery under the direction of Mitzvah Memorial Funerals, 630-MITZVAH (648-9824), or www.mitzvahfunerals.com .  Contributions in his name to the American Cancer Society would be appreciated.