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Individual Author Record

General Information

Name:  Amelia Cotter  

Pen Name: None

Genre: C:ADULT C:CHILD C:YA Fiction Non-Fiction

Born: 1985 in Baltimore, Maryland


Illinois Connection

Cotter has lived in Chicago since 2008 and is a member of the Society of Midland Authors.

Biographical and Professional Information

Amelia Cotter is an author and storyteller with a special interest in the supernatural, history, and folklore. Amelia lives and writes in Chicago but is originally from Maryland, where she earned a degree in German and History from Hood College. She has appeared on various radio and television programs, and regularly presents at conferences and events. Amelia shares her love for the many wonders of the world, while hopefully inspiring others to explore it, through her books, stories, poetry, and other writing. She is one of many contributors to the book, ''Encounters With The Paranormal: Personal Tales of the Supernatural'' and ''Lost in the Witching Hour''.Visit her official website at [], or write to her any time at []

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