Category: Profiles

Richard Gary - Stories

Richard Gary – Children’s Book Author

As a student in grade school, I always enjoyed writing short poems and stories. I’ve always believed that everyone has a capacity to create something, whether that something is music, art, cooking, decorating, or...

Chris Van Allsburg - Illustrator

Chris Van Allsburg – Master Illustrator

Chris Van Allsburg is an American illustrator and writer of children’s books. He has won two Caldecott Medals for U.S. picture book illustration, for Jumanji (1981) and The Polar Express (1985), both of which he...

Kristina Ahlnäs

Kristina Ahlnäs

Kristina Ahlnäs has a Master of Science degree in geophysics and oceanography, from the University of Helsinki, Finland. As a Girl Scout she attended leadership training at a log peeling tent camp in the...

Dr. Richard P. Perry

Dr. Richard P. Perry

Dr. Perry has been working in education for over 30 years, having served as a high school physics teacher, high school assistant principal, high school principal, and superintendent of schools. He was recently honored...

C. S Lewis

C. S. Lewis

Clive Staples Lewis was a British novelist, poet, academic, medievalist, literary critic, essayist, lay theologian, broadcaster, lecturer, and Christian apologist. He held academic positions at both Oxford University (Magdalen College), 1925–1954, and Cambridge University (Magdalene...

Beatrix Potter

Beatrix Potter

Helen Beatrix Potter  was an English writer, illustrator, natural scientist, and conservationist best known for her children’s books featuring animals, such as those in The Tale of Peter Rabbit. Born into a privileged household,...

Judge Beisner - '97

R.A Beisner

RA Beisner has an extensive business, legal and ministry background which he applies to the contemporary understanding of the biblical parables. He retired from the New York State Supreme Court after eighteen years of...

Marvin Harvey

Marvin Harvey

Originally from from Sylacauga, Alabama, Marvin Harvey aka The Talented Guy Enterprises has had quite the journey to finding himself an author in Indianapolis, Indiana. At 38 years old, he’s quite the entrepreneur being...