Peter C.T. Wells grew up in coastal Victoria, Australia. He comes from a creative family. Playing in the bush and on the beach was a fertile place for an imagination to develop. He has always been drawn to stories that explore character in the extremes of human experience.
Cindy Williams lives in Sydney with her husband and teenage son.
As a child growing up in a culturally rich part of New Zealand she enjoyed writing, not copious screeds, but short intense pieces that brought tears to her eyes and made people think. She marvelled at the power of words to inspire far beyond the intentions of the author.
- D. J. Blackmore has milked cows and made cheese. She’s bartered house-made Gouda for wine at a boutique vineyard near her home in the Hunter Valley, New South Wales.
She has collected eggs barefoot from the hen-house. A short stint with horses saw her falling off, concussing herself in the process. She broke her best arm. Now she steers clear of animals of the equine persuasion.
David Malcolm Bennett is a Christian researcher and writer based in Brisbane who has the gift of doing quality historical research and presenting it in a readable form. His books include The Altar Call: Its Origins and Present Usage (his MTh thesis, awarded with merit) in 2000; The Origins of Left Behind Eschatology (his PhD thesis) in 2010; and Edward Irving Reconsidered, published by Wipf and Stock in 2014.
Dr. Nick Hawkes has two degrees in science and two in theology. He is the author of a number of non-fiction works, including Evidence of God and A Summary of the Bible. He has also written two novels, The Celtic Stone and The Viking Stone. His thrid novel in the 'stone collection', The Pharaoh's Stone, will be released in August 2018.
Mortal Insight is the first novel by E.B. James, though not the first novel this author has released. Previous novels have been written under another name and have been of a completely different genre. Due to a great response in Australia, some of these titles have successfully been introduced into the UK and US markets.
Hazel Barker lives in Brisbane with her husband Colin. She taught in Perth, Canberra and Brisbane for over a quarter of a century and now devotes her time to reading, writing and bushwalking. From her early years, her passion for books drew her to authors like Walter Scott and Charles Dickens. Her love for historical novels sprang from Scott, and the love of literary novels, from Dickens. Many of her short stories and book reviews have been published in magazines and anthologies.
Lynne Stringer has been passionate about writing all her life, beginning with short stories in her primary school days. She began writing professionally as a journalist and was the editor of a small newspaper (later magazine) for seven years, before turning her hand to screenplay writing and novels.
Paula Vince is a South Australian author of contemporary inspirational fiction. She loves to evoke tears and laughter through her writing. 'I've come to see that a good story has its own awesome power to touch readers' hearts in a special way. I enjoy the challenge of making people keep turning those pages.'