With more than 10 million novels in print, Frank
Peretti is nothing short of a publishing
phenomenon-the world's hottest writer of spiritual
If you asked "What is Frank Peretti best known for"?
You might get a wide variety of answers. Many people would
quickly refer you to his biggest works This Present
Darkness, Piercing the Darkness, The
Oath or even The Visitation. If you asked a
teenager, they might tell you about his best selling series
of Veritas Project books including Hangman's
Curse and Nightmare Academy. In the Pro-Life
movement you would surely hear about Frank's classic
Tilly. And if you spoke to the very young - you'd
hear all about the great adventures in The Cooper
Kid's Series or the amazing adventures played out in
the video series The Wild and Wacky World of Mr.
If you asked Frank Peretti to tell you a bit about
himself - He would probably point you to his first non-
fiction word, The Wounded Spirit. Written from an
autobiographical perspective, Frank dives into many painful
topics that kids in schools face every day.
Work and Hobbies
Peretti studied English and film at UCLA, and then
assisted his father in pastoring a small Assembly of God
church. He now writes full time and does short speaking
tours as his schedule allows.
Frank and his wife Barbara Jean live in the Pacific
Northwest, where he writes and enjoys carpentry, banjo
making and piloting a plane.
Books:The Assault, August 2017
Invitation, April 2017
Cycle One of the Harbingers Series
Monster, May 2005