James H. (Jim) Lewis is a former journalist, public media executive, and consultant who is now a story-teller for nonprofit organizations. This is his third novel. He has lived and worked in Washington, DC, Florida, Texas, Massachusetts, Oregon, and Sweden. He has written for the Washington Post, Fundraising Management, and Current. His news reports have aired on public television, the ABC Evening News, and on the Eurovision News Exchange. Jim and his wife, Julie, currently reside in Pittsburgh. His third novel, Novak's Mission, has just been released.