Aleron Kong is a member of the Science Fiction Writers of America and is best known for his series The Land. Kong has published seven titles to date, including his recent installment of the series, The Land: Predators, which ranked among the best-sellers on Audible.com.His debut novel, The Land: Founding, reached #1 on audible in 2017. Kong was born in Wisconsin and is a graduate of Morehouse College.
He then went on to the Morehouse School of Medicine and Morehouse Internal Medicine Residency Program, making him the only triple Morehouse alumnus in history. During college and to this day, Kong is a member of the Alpha Phi Alpha fraternity. Kong has worked to raise money for charities including The Water Project, Able Gamers, Texas Blue Armor Brotherhood, the Breast Cancer Research Foundation and the Red Cross, specifically raising funds to help those impacted by Hurricane Irma.
His charitable works in progress include a Women's Health Initiative, as well as plans for further Breast Cancer fundraisers. Kong resides in Atlanta, Georgia. Kong has regularly ranked on the Amazon Top 100 bestselling authors, and was featured by Amazon Kindle Direct Publishing as a top selling Amazon independent author.
Aleron Kong, The Father of American LitRPG, moved eight times growing up, the son Waine Kong, PhD and JD and Stephanie Kong, MD, until settling in Atlanta, Ga where he has resided for the past 20 years. He is an African-American Internal Medicine physician and is the only triple Morehouse Alumni in history. Throughout his college career, and to this day, Aleron is a proud member of Alpha Phi Alpha, the oldest historically black fraternity. He enjoys spending free time with his family, including his six nieces and nephews. He is the author of the Best-Selling Saga, The Land. In 2020, he became a WSJ Best Selling Author.
He continues to write passionately, with a goal to continue the series to fifty books and a move or TV series. He hopes to break the mold of Sci-Fi writers, bringing more diversity to the genre.He Has sold over 1 MILLION copies. He has Reached the Top 5 on both Audible and Amazon out of the millions of books they sell.