Bodie Thoene and her husband Brock are co-authors of more than 70 works of historical fiction. Over 35 million of their bestselling novels are in print in 30 languages and the books earned eight ECPA Gold Medallion Awards. Bodie’s credits include working for John Wayne's Batjac Productions and ABC Circle Films as a writer and researcher. She is co-scriptwriter of “I'm Not Ashamed” and it was among the Top 5 Most Inspirational Movies of 2017 in the GMA Dove Awards. The Thoenes live in California.