Richard Paul Evans is the No.1 bestselling author of The Christmas Box and each of his 14 novels has appeared on the New York Times bestseller list. There are more than 14 million copies of his books in print worldwide. His books have been translated into more than 22 languages, and several have been international bestsellers. Evans has won numerous awards for his writing and for his charity work with disadvantaged and abused children. He lives in Salt Lake City with his wife and 5 children.