Keven McQueen was born in Richmond, Kentucky. He has a B.A. in English from Berea College and an M.A. in English from Eastern Kentucky University. He is an instructor in the Department of English and Theater at EKU and the author of several books covering such topics as history, biography, historical true crime, natural disasters, folklore, and ghostlore. He spends his free time perfecting his vocal impersonation of the cartoon character Droopy.
Kyle McQueen lives in Kentucky with his wife Bonnie, three dogs and three cats. As a freelance artist, he has illustrated several books in History Press's Forgotten Tales Of… series and the booklet for the compact disc Back to the Basement by the legendary punk rock band The Queers. (Yes, he and Keven are twins.) He can be contacted at firstname.lastname@example.org