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Individual Author Record

General Information

Name:  John Meacham  

Pen Name: None

Genre: Fiction Non-Fiction Other

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He received his journalism degree from Southern Illinois University.

Biographical and Professional Information

Meacham worked as a reporter, photographer and editor on newspapers in Illinois, Missouri, North Carolina and Tennessee.


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Titles At Your Library

Honey, He Shrunk My Head! and Other Tall Huntin' and Fishin' Tales
ISBN: 0967959403

Lordnose Pub. 2000

"Honey, He Shrunk My Head! and Other Tall Huntin' and Fishin' Tales" is a collection of 21 of John Meacham's humor stories from the pages of River Country Outdoors, Buckmasters Whitetail Magazine and Buckmasters Beards & Spurs. The title story, which won an award from the Outdoor Writers Association of America, tells what happens when a beautiful woman and a big buck come between two old rivals. Other titles include "Senorita Margarita and the Katfish Ketchers," "The Man Who Modified His Choke," "Getting Gobblers From Cluck to Clink," "The Rev. Hartzburger's Morel Dilemma" and "Grumpy Old Sportsmen Can't Dance."