Tom Williams is a full-time writer, collaborator, editor, and creative consultant working with major publishers in the Christian market. His clients include W Publishing Group, Integrity Publishing, Howard Books, Thomas Nelson, and Green Key. He has written fifteen published books. Writing began as a hobby for Williams, whose original career was as an artist specializing in book covers. He has designed or illustrated more than1500 book covers for many of the major Christian publishers, winning the annual Christian Bookseller Association’s best book jacket award five times. He served as executive art director for Word Publishing (subsequently W Publishing Group) for fourteen years before turning to full-time writing, editing, and consulting. Tom and his late wife, Faye, raised three daughters who blessed him with eight grandchildren. He lives in Dallas, Texas.