Alan McPherson

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General Information

Name: Alan McPherson

Pen Name: None

Birth Year: N/A

Place of Birth: N/A

Website: 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.

Published Works

  • Illinois A-to-Z coloring book: A coloring book story of the colorful State of Illinois, Cache River Press, 1994
  • Fifty Nature Walks in Southern Illinois, Cache Rener Press, 1993
  • Wild Food Plants of Indiana and Adjacent States, Athorhouse, 2007

Titles for Purchase and at Your Library

Fifty Nature Walks in Southern Illinois

ISBN: 1889899062
Release Date: 2005-08

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Wild Food Plants of Indiana & Adjacent States

ISBN: 1425969976
Release Date: 2007-04-13

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Literary Awards


Speaking Engagements and Upcoming Appearances

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External Links

Alan McPherson on WorldCat

Alan McPherson on Amazon


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