About the Author
Alan St. Jean was born in Pittsburgh, PA on Christmas Day, 1962. He grew up in central Ohio and attended The Ohio State University, graduating in 1985 with a Bachelor's Degree in Business Administration. Mr. St. Jean spent the first twenty years of his professional career in business and management when, in 2002, he made a life changing decision to pursue his true passion…a love for writing and teaching. In 2007, he completed the final book of the award winning Aidan of Oren medieval trilogy, a heartwarming and epic tale of friendship and courage written for all ages. In 2009, he completed the third volume of a picture book series called The Daydreams Collection, which made its debut in 2008 to overwhelming excitement and acceptance by schools and children alike. In early 2011, he completed his first young adult thriller,'The Chronicles of Oren'. A talented speaker, Mr. St. Jean spends much of his time visiting schools and teaching children about the writing process. In his spare time, he can be found at his piano, where he is also an accomplished musician and songwriter. Alan is a life-long Pittsburgh Steelers football fan and enjoys books written by C.S. Lewis, epic movies like Lord of the Rings as well as haunting thrillers like The Sixth Sense.