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Kale Meggs

Born: 1965 in Baytown, Texas
Pen Name: None

Connection to Illinois: Kale now lives in DeSoto Illinois.

Biography: Throughout his life Kale has lived in Massachusetts, Maine, and Illinois, and was dubbed by the governorís office of Kentucky as a Colonel within the Honorable Order of Kentucky Colonels, a most prestigious award. He has lived most of his life throughout the PraiIllinois is a place he has grown to call home. Kale is a local southern Illinois historian and member of the Jackson County Historical Society.


Primary Literary Genre(s): Non-Fiction

Primary Audience(s): Adult readers

Kale Meggs on WorldCat :

Selected Titles

99 nooses :
ISBN: 1618760149 OCLC: 824458932

Black Oak Media, Rockford, Ill. : 2012.

Between 1779 and 1896, ninety-eight men and one woman were legally executed by hanging in the state of Illinois. Some were innocent, but most were guilty. Includes the story of H.H. Holmes, the most notorious and evil man to ever walk the streets of Chicago.