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Jack Cavanaugh's Bio:
Jack Cavanaugh is an award-winning full-time freelance author who has published 23 books to date. His eight-volume American Family Portrait series spans the history of our nation from the arrival of the Puritans to the Vietnam war. The first volume in the series, The Puritans, won a ECPA Silver Medallion Award.

He has also written novels about South Africa, the English versions of the Bible and German Christians who resisted Hitler. He has published with Victor/Chariot-Victor, Moody, Howard, Zondervan, Bethany House, and Fleming H. Revell. His books have been translated into six languages. His novels While Mortals Sleep and His Watchful Eye both won Christy Awards for excellence in Christian fiction.

Jack has been writing full-time since 1993. A student of the novel for nearly a quarter of a century, he takes his craft seriously, continuing to study and teach at Christian writers conferences. He is the former pastor of three Southern Baptist churches in San Diego County. He draws upon his theological background for the spiritual elements of his books. Jack has three grown children and lives with his wife in Southern California.

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