Richard Paul Evans
is the #1 best-selling author of The Christmas Box
. His novels have each appeared on the New York Times
bestseller list; there are more than thirteen million copies of his books in print. His books have been translated into more than 22 languages and several have been international best sellers. He is the winner of the 1998 American Mothers Book Award, two first place Storytelling World
Awards for his children’s books, and the 2005 Romantic Times
Best Women Novel of the Year Award. Evans received the Washington Times
Humanitarian of the Century Award and the Volunteers of America National Empathy Award for his work helping abused children. Evans lives in Salt Lake City, Utah
, with his wife, Keri, and their five children.