Frank Peretti





Frank Peretti

Author profile


born
in Canada
January 13, 1951

gender
male

website

twitter username

genre


About this author

FROM HIS WEBSITE:
With more than 12 million novels in print, Frank Peretti is nothing short of a publishing phenomenon and has been called “America’s hottest Christian novelist.”

Peretti is a natural storyteller who, as a youngster in Seattle, regularly gathered the neighborhood children for animated storytelling sessions. After graduating from high school, he began playing banjo with a local bluegrass group. He and his wife were married in 1972, and Peretti soon moved from touring with a pop band to launching a modest Christian music ministry. Peretti later spent time studying English, screen writing and film at UCLA and then assisted his father in pastoring a small Assembly of God church. In 1983, he gave up his pastoring position and bega...more


Frank Peretti isn't a Goodreads Author (yet), but he does have a blog, so here are some recent posts imported from his feed.

CATTLE, SHEEP, AND PIGEONS, Part Two



Hello, everyone. I posted Part One of this yesterday, so if you haven’t read that yet, it should be the one before this one. Anyway, here’s the second part.



One can imagine how the Temple became so cluttered. Jews coming from afar had to have animals to sacrifice, so it just made sense to make those animals available right there in the Temple. But you know how...

Read more of this blog post »
 •  flag
0 comments
3 likes · like  • 
Published on August 19, 2012 16:22 • 325 views
Average rating: 4.03 · 171,156 ratings · 5,774 reviews · 62 distinct works · Similar authors
This Present Darkness (Dark...
4.21 of 5 stars 4.21 avg rating — 47,830 ratings — published 1986 — 32 editions
Rate this book
Clear rating
Piercing the Darkness (Dark...
4.27 of 5 stars 4.27 avg rating — 31,408 ratings — published 1989 — 21 editions
Rate this book
Clear rating
The Oath
4.02 of 5 stars 4.02 avg rating — 15,780 ratings — published 1995 — 28 editions
Rate this book
Clear rating
House
by
3.59 of 5 stars 3.59 avg rating — 14,391 ratings — published 2006 — 41 editions
Rate this book
Clear rating
Monster
3.75 of 5 stars 3.75 avg rating — 12,761 ratings — published 2005 — 23 editions
Rate this book
Clear rating
The Visitation
3.86 of 5 stars 3.86 avg rating — 11,993 ratings — published 1999 — 18 editions
Rate this book
Clear rating
Prophet
3.88 of 5 stars 3.88 avg rating — 8,728 ratings — published 1992 — 15 editions
Rate this book
Clear rating
Hangman's Curse (Veritas Pr...
3.89 of 5 stars 3.89 avg rating — 5,087 ratings — published 2001 — 14 editions
Rate this book
Clear rating
Nightmare Academy (Veritas ...
3.89 of 5 stars 3.89 avg rating — 3,360 ratings — published 2002 — 13 editions
Rate this book
Clear rating
Illusion
3.83 of 5 stars 3.83 avg rating — 3,144 ratings — published 2012 — 17 editions
Rate this book
Clear rating
More books by Frank Peretti…
This Present Darkness Piercing the Darkness
Darkness (2 books)
by
4.232959066395544 of 5 stars 4.23 avg rating — 79,177 ratings

The Door in the Dragon's Th... Escape from the Island of A... The Tombs of Anak Trapped at the Bottom of th... The Secret of the Desert Stone The Deadly Curse of Toco-Rey The Legend of Annie Murphy
The Cooper Kids Adventures (8 books)
by
3.841517101252963 of 5 stars 3.84 avg rating — 11,812 ratings

Hangman's Curse Nightmare Academy
Veritas Project (2 books)
by
3.8893364928909953 of 5 stars 3.89 avg rating — 8,440 ratings

Wild & Wacky Totally True B... All About Faith Wild & Wacky Totally True B... All about Helping Others Wild & Wacky Totally True B... Wild and Wacky Totally True... Wild & Wacky Audio - CD Pac...
Mr. Henry's Wild & Wacky World (20 books)
by
4.758064516129032 of 5 stars 4.76 avg rating — 62 ratings

Upcoming Events

No scheduled events. Add an event.

“You want proof there's a God? Look outside, watch a sunset.”
Frank Peretti

“Comfort can be a dangerous thing. You stick around home all the time where it’s safe and nothing ever changes, and before you know it, you get set in your ways and you quit learning, you quit changing, you don’t grow anymore.”
Frank Peretti, Monster

“Sin is the Monster we love to deny. It is crouching at the door and it wants you, but you must overcome it.”
Frank Peretti

Polls

More...

Topics Mentioning This Author

topics posts views last activity  
Books I Loathed: This Present Darkness 1 119 Jul 24, 2007 09:54AM  
The Next Best Boo...: OFFICIAL SUMMER CHALLENGE 2009 6756 10500 Aug 31, 2009 10:23PM  
The Seasonal Read...: FALL CHALLENGE 2009 COMPLETED TASKS 4005 2606 Nov 30, 2009 09:01PM  
100+ Books in 2014: Amanda's Reads 2009 44 173 Dec 31, 2009 07:30PM  
Who's Your Author?: Author Alphabet 101 183 Feb 05, 2010 05:03AM  
Peace, Love, and....: Author Game 180 78 Oct 25, 2010 04:36PM  
Challenge: 50 Books: Lola's 50 books in 2010 47 111 Dec 23, 2010 04:56PM  
100+ Books in 2014: Aga's books in 2010 97 219 Dec 31, 2010 01:24AM  


Is this you? Let us know. If not, help out and invite Frank to Goodreads.