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Individual Author Record

General Information

Name:  Scott Alan Kinder  

Pen Name: Alan Child

Genre: Fiction Mystery Other Science Fiction

Audience: Adult;

Born: 1977 in Staunton, IL

-- Scott Alan Kinder on WorldCat --

Illinois Connection

I was born in Staunton, Illinois and was raised both in Mount Olive and Gillespie, Illinois. I lived mainly in Gillespie until the age of 27. I attended and graduated at the age of 23 from Southern Illinois University Edwardsville.

Biographical and Professional Information

I am an instructor of Mathematics. I have taught at the middle and high school levels in addition to adults as well.

Published Works Expand for more information

Titles At Your Library

The Marauder
ISBN: 1477650075

CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform. 2012

Hell sends a lost soul to steal souls from the earth. But, will humankind figure it out before it's too late?

Archaeological Illogical
ISBN: 1477680845

CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform. 2012

A mathematics professor discovers his wife an english professor had an affair while researching in England. He decides to take a vaction to think over what his actions will be, but he ends up unleashing a far worse fate for not only himself but the world of humankind.

The Circus from Below
ISBN: 1480199176

CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform. 2012

A teenage boy and girl meet at a circus, but the two stumble into a secret dimension and let heir fears find them.

Speaking Engagements

Speaking Engagement Availability (Yes)

Please contact Scott A. Kinder at 217-556-1584 or No fee. I prefer horror and sci-fi fantasy fans, but I am willing to speak to any curious crowd. I live near the Springfield area.