Richard Paul Evans

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Birthday
11, 1962
Birthplace
Utah
Birth Sign
Libra
Birthday
11, 1962 (age 57)
Birthplace
Utah

About

Author who is best known for writing the novella, The Christmas Box, which was a New York Times bestseller in 1995. His other Conservative Christian-themed works include the Michael Vey series and The Locket series.

Before Fame

He graduated from the University of Utah in 1984 and subsequently worked as an advertising executive. He signed a 4.2 million dollar contract with Simon & Schuster for the publication of his debut work, The Christmas Box.

Trivia

His work, Timepiece, was adapted into a TV movie starring James Earl Jones.

Family Life

He had five children with his wife, Keri. He and his family were members of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints.

Associated With

He wrote A Perfect Day, which was adapted into a film starring Rob Lowe.