John Schirle

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General Information

Name: John Schirle

Pen Name: None

Genres: Non-Fiction

Born: 1960 in Decatur, IL


Website: N/A

Email: jds217@juno.com


Illinois Connection

John Schirle was born and raised in Decatur, Illinois, and graduated from Lincoln Christian College in Lincoln, Illinois. He currently lives in Decatur, and is on the staff of the Children's Department of the Decatur Public Library.

Biographical and Professional Information

John Schirle was born and raised in Decatur, Illinois, and graduated from Lincoln Christian College in Lincoln, Illinois. He's worked in central Africa as a Bible translation consultant and college instructor, and since 1993 has been back in Illinois. He currently lives in Decatur, and is on the staff of the Children's Department of the Decatur Public Library.

He's been an avid tent-camper since Boy Scout days, and his first book, published in 2009, is "The Best in Tent Camping: Illinois". It highlights 50 of the best places to tent camp all around the state.

Published Works

The Best in Tent Camping: Illinois, Menasha Ridge Press, 2009


Titles for Purchase and at Your Library

The Best in Tent Camping: Illinois: A Guide for Car Campers Who Hate RVs, Concrete Slabs, and Loud Portable Stereos (Best Tent Camping)

ISBN: 0897326431
Release Date: 2009-06-16

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Speaking Engagements and Upcoming Appearances

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Email contact: jds217@juno.com.

External Links

John Schirle on WorldCat

John Schirle on Amazon

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