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Individual Author Record

General Information

Name:  Owen Hurd  

Pen Name: None

Genre: Non-Fiction

Audience: Children;

Born:


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-- Owen Hurd on WorldCat -- http://www.worldcat.org/search?q=owen+hurd


Illinois Connection

Owen Hurd lives in Chicago with his wife Geralyn and son Patrick.

Biographical and Professional Information

Owen Hurd is a writer and editor. He has 20 years of professional writing experience, working for business and nonprofit clients. Hurd has a master's degree in English from DePaul University (1993). He graduated from the University of Illinois-Urbana in 1987 with a major in political science and a minor in history. Hurd has worked for several book publishers in Chicago, including Loyola University Press and Bonus Books, where he was an acquisitions editor.


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Contact Owen at o.hurd@comcast.net.