Biography

Richard Paul Evans

Richard Paul Evans is the #1 bestselling author of THE CHRISTMAS BOX  Each of his 18 novels has appeared on the New York Times bestseller list; there are more than 14 million copies of his books in print worldwide. His books have been translated into more than 25 languages, and several have been international bestsellers.

Evans has won the American Mothers book award, two first place Storytelling World awards, The Romantic Times Best Women’s Novel of the Year Award, the German Leserpreis Gold Award for Romance, and the Religion Communicator’s Council’s Wilbur Award.

Four of Evans’s books have been produced as television movies.

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 with his wife, Keri, and their five children.

Richard Paul Evans

Books by Richard Paul Evans

by Richard Paul Evans - Fiction, Holiday

It isn’t Christmas without a Richard Paul Evans novel. Ever since he wrote the book that inspired the genre, THE CHRISTMAS BOX, his bestselling holiday stories have become a beloved literary tradition. As the New York Journal of Books wrote, “Richard Paul Evans has proven to be one of America’s most precious gifts…an inspirational writer who has the ability to read our very souls and heal broken hearts…His books are the ones you can’t wait to finish, but when you do, you wish you hadn’t.”

by Richard Paul Evans - Christian, Christian Fiction, Christian Living/Spiritual Growth, Fiction

In the fifth entry in the Walk series, our hero, Alan Christoffersen, must say some painful goodbyes and learn some important lessons as he comes to the end of his cross-country walk to Key West.

by Richard Paul Evans - Memoir, Self-Help/Memoir, Spiritual Growth

Bestselling novelist Richard Paul Evans has met hundreds of thousands of people and heard many of their stories in his travels over the past two decades. THE FOUR DOORS is Evans’s message to those who seek inspiration in their lives. It includes stories his readers have told him, stories about great achievers who overcame hardships, and stories about his own struggle growing up.

by Richard Paul Evans - Fiction

After the death of his beloved wife and the loss of his advertising business and home, Alan Christoffersen is a broken man. Leaving everything he knows, he sets out on an extraordinary cross-country journey --- from Seattle to Key West. Along the way, Alan meets people who teach him lessons about love, sacrifice and forgiveness. But in St. Louis, Alan faces another life-changing crisis, putting the journey in jeopardy.

by Richard Paul Evans - Fiction, Holiday

Joe is forced out of the family business by his jealous siblings. Moving on to another company, he soon becomes chief advisor to the CEO. But when the economy turns, Joe’s siblings need his help to save the family business.

by Richard Paul Evans - Fiction

Halfway through his trek from Seattle to Key West, Alan Christoffersen sets out to walk the nearly 1,000 miles between South Dakota and St. Louis, but it’s the people he meets along the way who give the journey its true meaning. Among these individuals is an elderly Polish man who gives Alan a ride and shares a story that Alan will never forget.

by Richard Paul Evans - Fiction

After squandering his million-dollar trust, Luke Crisp is suddenly broke and too ashamed to return home. Only through the kindness of a stranger --- and a woman’s love --- does he recall the early lessons of his life. But it may be too late to save his father’s company, which was turned over to a heartless man with no scruples.

by Richard Paul Evans - Action Adventure, Fiction, Science Fiction, Young Adult 12+

To everyone at Meridian High School, fourteen-year-old Michael Vey is nothing special, just the kid who has Tourette’s syndrome. But in truth, Michael is extremely special --- he has electric powers.

by Richard Paul Evans - Fiction

One December morning, highly successful workaholic Lou Suffern uncharacteristically buys a cup of coffee for Gabe, a homeless man near his building --- but after Lou offers Gabe a job, the charitable case goes terribly wrong.