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Individual Author Record

General Information

Name:  Alan McPherson  

Pen Name: None

Genre: C:ADULT

Born: N/A


Illinois Connection

McPherson writes books about Illinois.

Biographical and Professional Information

McPherson of Kewanna, Indiana is a naturalist and the author of several successful books related to nature and hiking. He says he is unwilling to tell others to go where he has not gone himself, so he has hiked all of the trails he describes in books about areas of Illinois, Florida, Indiana and the Ozarks. His books include ''Fifty Nature Walks in Southern Illinois'', ''Indiana's Best Hikes'', ''Paddle Indiana'', ''Illinois Indians Coloring Book'' and the ''Illinois A-Z Coloring Book''.

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