KEVIN D. MILLER
Kevin is an international award-winning and best-selling author who began his writing career after he discovered his last name wasn't his real name. Some old yellowed newspaper articles from the 1920s revealed a terrible and tragic family secret. After his great-grandfather was murdered in his sleep in a small town in rural Ohio, his twelve-year-old grandfather, Stanley was sent to fetch the sheriff. The story unravels into a tangled web of lies and shocking family secrets so dark his grandfather took to them to the grave. Kevin's writing career was born with a BRONZE AWARD win at the 2020 Readers Favorite Book Awards and an option as a Hollywood feature film and TV for his novel, "HEART OF STEEL: Based on a True Story". His reputation as a master storyteller has earned him respect and great success as a writer of several genres. If asked who his style most closely emulates, he would answer, Nicholas Sparks, because of the deeply emotional journey his stories take the reader on and his ability to employ a vivid and emotional language that reflects a deep and complex understanding of human emotions.
Kevin has appeared on national talk radio shows, television, podcasts, and newspaper and magazine articles and his books have won many prestigeous book awards. His second novel, "WHITE SKIES BLACK MINGO", was the WINNER of 'Regional Fiction' at the 2021 Next Generation Indie Book Awards and a GOLD Award WINNER at the 2021 MOM'S CHOICE AWARDS, among many other awards.
More recently his novel, "TAQUOMA" was the WINNER at the 2023 Next Generation Indie Book Awards in the 'Suspense' category and the WINNER of 'Genre Fiction' at the 2023 London Book Festival and a SILVER MEDAL WINNER at the 2023 Readers Favorite Book Awards.
Kevin was born in Canton, Ohio, and grew up in Tempe, Arizona where he played a variety of sports. He graduated college with Bachelor’s degrees in Electronics Technology, Electronic Engineering, and Information Technology and served his country in the United States Air Force. He spent years in Semi-Conductor Engineering and served as the Web Developer for a major city in Arizona. He and his wife, Annette have two young daughters pursuing acting careers in Hollywood and they have a beautiful blended family of nine children total.