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Alton Gansky

Alton Gansky: Alton Gansky is the author of twenty published novels and six nonfiction works. A Christy Award finalist (for A Ship Possessed) and an Angel Award winner (for Terminal Justice), he is a frequent speaker at writer's conferences and other speaking engagements. Alton brings an eclectic background to his writing: he has been a firefighter, and he spent ten years in architecture and twenty-two years in pulpit ministry. He now writes full-time from his home in southern California where he lives with his wife.
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In this suspenseful yet touching story, a Civil War-era Bible emerges again and again in history, transforming the lives of those it touches.
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My Life in 8 Words

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Alton Gansky
Q. What is your motto or maxim?

A. Stories that make you think.

Q. What is your biggest pet peeve?

A. The phrase "exactly the same." If it is exact, then it is the same; if it is the same, then it is exact, otherwise it would only be similar.

Q. Who is your favorite fictional hero?

A. Perry Sachs. He starred in three of my novels.

Q. How would you describe perfect happiness?

A. To have the love of my family; to be involved in a creative work; to know my purpose.

Q. Which living person do you most admire?

A. My wife. She is courage personified.

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