Authors of General Market Books

Cassandra Soars

Cassandra Soars has published various national magazine articles on a range of topics, including life in Mozambique, Africa, where she lived for five years. She is also the author of Love Like Fire: The Story of Heidi Baker (Charisma House, 2016). She has a master of fine arts in creative nonfiction from the University of Pittsburgh. She also earned a master’s... learn more

Curt Steinhorst

Curt Steinhorst is on a mission to rescue us from our distracted selves. Having spent years studying the impact of tech on human behavior, Curt founded Focuswise, a consultancy that equips organizations to overcome the distinct challenges of the constantly-connected workplace. He is also a certified speaker at the Center for Generational Kinetics, the premier organization for generational research in North America. Diagnosed with... learn more

Jamie Sumner

Jamie Sumner is the author of the forthcoming middle-grade novel, Roll with It. Her second and third middle-grade novels with Atheneum Books for Young Readers will be coming out in 2020 and 2021. She is also the author of the nonfiction book on motherhood, Unboundand the forthcoming bookEat, Sleep, Save the Worldfor parents of children with special needs. She has written for the New... learn more

September Vaudrey

September Vaudrey is a writer’s writer. She’s passionate about books that have the capacity to transform people’s lives. She love down-to-earth language, a strong story arc, real-life practicality, the cadence of a good sentence, and the partnership of words and design on a page. September has written or collaborated on five books, including two that sold a combined 250,000 copies for a bestselling author.... learn more

Bob Welch

Bob Welch is a speaker, author, award-winning columnist and teacher. He has served as an adjunct professor of journalism at the University of Oregon in Eugene. He has keynoted conferences, workshops and retreats across America, tugging at hearts and tickling funny bones. Among his speaking highlights was being asked to keynote the dedication ceremony at the Massachusetts Statehouse for a plaque honoring WWII nurse... learn more

Donese Worden, N.M.D.

Donese Worden, N.M.D., is an award-winning physician and global health educator who expertly and compassionately bridges the worlds of conventional allopathic and advanced alternative medicine. As a naturopathic medical doctor, she is licensed in prescribing both pharmaceuticals and nutraceuticals. Her passion is in helping people interpret medical science so they can take charge of their health and make informed decisions. Her website is... learn more

Mike Yorkey

Mike Yorkey is an author, editor and speaker who has written or co-written over 75 books. He loves what he does. He gets to play with words all day. Research interesting topics. Tell fascinating stories. Bring characters to life. Create. He's been writing for a living for more than 25 years after getting his start at a small weekly newspaper at the California ski... learn more