Jerry Jenkins: The Author of Left Behind
Jerry Jenkins has been steeped in the craft of writing for more than 40 years. With 21 New York Times bestsellers (seven debuting at #1), 186 books, and over 70 million copies sold, he has become one of the most commercially successful writers of our time. His insatiable pursuit of great stories has led him to achievement as a biographer to icons such as Hank Aaron, Orel Hershiser, Walter Payton, Meadowlark Lemon, Nolan Ryan, Mike Singletary, B.J. Thomas, and many other men and women.
Jerry also assisted Dr. Billy Graham with his memoirs, Just As I Am (also a New York Times bestseller), which he considers the privilege of a lifetime. He also served as Editor of Moody Magazine and eventually became Vice President for Publishing for the Moody Institute of Chicago. He has served on the Board of Trustees at Moody since 2000.
Jerry has been featured in The New York Times, The Wall Street Journal, People Magazine, Time, USA Today, Newsweek, The Associated Press, Entertainment Weekly, and on many national TV broadcasts, including 60 Minutes, Nightline, The O'Reilly Factor, Larry King Live, Morning Joe (with Joe Scarborough), CBS This Morning, Fox and Friends, and Good Morning America.