Alan Cherchesov was born in Vladikavkaz (formerly Ordzhonikidze, now called Dzaeudjyqaeu in Ossetian) in 1962. His father was also a writer. He studied philology at the North-Ossetian State University, where he is currently an associate professor.
1995 Реквием по живущему (Requiem for the Living)
2000 Венок на могилу ветра
2000 Какого цвета черное?
2006 Вилла Бель-летра
2012 Дон Иван