When a stranger visits his fathers bookstore, Owen Reeders ordinary life spirals out of control and right into a world he didnt even know existed. Owen believes the only gift he possesses is his ability to devour books, but he is about to be forced into a battle that will affect two worlds: his and the unknown world of the Lowlands.
About the Author
Popular Christian author Chris Fabry has a
variety of best-selling titles to his credit,
including Spiritually Correct Bedtime Stories,
Away with the Manger, The H.I.M. Book,
77 Habits of Highly Effective Christians.
has written numerous articles for Focus on the
magazine and the American Association of
Christian Counselors periodical. Some of his
other works are Too Busy Not to Pray, At the
Corner of Mundane & Grace,
and the Molehole Mystery series.
Left Behind-The Kids #6 The Underground, which Chris helped write, tells the story of the kids who are left behind and takes the next step in showing their faith as they release an underground newspaper at Nicolae High. Chris develops themes in these books also found throughout his other writings, including that we must be bold about our faith and use that faith to work through ethical dilemmas.
Chris and his wife, Andrea, are the
parents of seven children and make their home in
Bolingbrook, Illinois. While Chris has enjoyed
careers at the Moody Bible Institute and in
Christian radio, he believes his career as a
husband and father is the real evidence of God's
grace in his life.
About the Author
Jerry B. Jenkins
, former vice president for publishing at Moody Bible Institute of Chicago and currently chairman of the board of trustees, is the author of more than 175 books, including the best-selling Left Behind series. Twenty of his books have reached the New York Times
Best Sellers List (seven in the number-one spot) and have also appeared on the USA Today, Publishers Weekly
, and Wall Street Journal
best-seller lists. Desecration,
book nine in the Left Behind series, was the best-selling book in the world in 2001. His books have sold nearly 70 million copies. Also the former editor of Moody
magazine, his writing has appeared in Time, Reader's Digest, Parade, Guideposts, Christianity Today
and dozens of other periodicals. He was featured on the cover of Newsweek
magazine in 2004. His nonfiction books include as-told-to biographies with Hank Aaron, Bill Gaither, Orel Hershiser, Luis Palau, Joe Gibbs, Walter Payton, and Nolan Ryan among many others. The Hershiser and Ryan books reached the New York Times
Best Sellers List. Jenkins assisted Dr. Billy Graham with his autobiography, Just As I Am,
also a New York Times
best seller. Jerry spent 13 months working with Dr. Graham, which he considers the privilege of a lifetime. Jerry owns Jenkins Entertainment, a filmmaking company in Los Angeles, which produced the critically acclaimed movie Midnight Clear,
based on his book of the same name. See www.Jenkins-Entertainment.com
. Jerry Jenkins also owns the Christian Writers Guild, which aims to train tomorrow's professional Christian writers. Under Jerry's leadership, the guild has expanded to include college-credit courses, a critique service, literary registration services, and writing contests, as well as an annual conference. See www.ChristianWritersGuild.com
. As a marriage-and-family author, Jerry has been a frequent guest on Dr. James Dobson's Focus on the Family
radio program and is a sought-after speaker and humorist. See www.AmbassadorSpeakers.com
. Jerry has been awarded four honorary doctorates. He and his wife, Dianna, have three grown sons and six grandchildren. Check out Jerry's blog at http://jerryjenkins.blogspot.com.