Bill Myers

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Bill Myers is an American Christian author, film director and film producer. He was born in Seattle, Washington on September 9, 1953.

Myers is most notable for the animated series The Adventures of McGee and Me. He is an author of books from many genres, including comedy, horror, thriller, fiction, and non-fiction. He has written over 80 books.

Biography[edit]

Bill Myers was born into a Christian home, and became bored with Christianity. To combat the boredom he decided at the University of Washington to make a promise to always say yes to God. Ironically, at the University his worst subject was writing. He prayed, and said that he would do anything for God, except write. He attended the Italian State Institute for Cinema and Television and began writing and directing several independent films. Later he began to write best selling books and novels for children, teens, and adults in the inspirational market. To date his work has won over 70 national and international awards including the C.S. Lewis Honor Award.[1]

His video series "The Adventures of McGee and Me" is about a typically average, mild-mannered boy named Nicholas Martin, who has what appears to be an imaginary friend named McGee. The series chronicles the boy's various adventures, all ending with him learning a moral or spiritual lesson.

His children's book series, "The Incredible Worlds of Wally McDoogle" has sold over 2.2 million books.

To date he as authored over 125 books for children, teens and adults. He currently is president of Amaris Media International, a TV, film, and media production company.

Filmography[edit]

The Adventures of McGee and Me

  • The Not-So-Great Escape (1989)
  • Big Lie (1990)
  • Skate Expectations (1990)
  • Star in the Breaking (1990)
  • Twas the Fight Before Christmas (1990)
  • Twister and Shout (1990)
  • Take Me Out of the Ball Game (1993)

Bibliography[edit]

Series[edit]

  • Journeys to Fayrah / The Imager Chronicles (different names for the same series), collected as the Bloodstone Chronicles
  • The Incredible Worlds of Wally McDoogle
  • Forbidden Doors
  • Fire of Heaven
    • Blood of Heaven, (ISBN 0-7862-1958-0)
    • Threshold
    • Fire of Heaven
  • Eli
  • The Face of God
  • When the Last Leaf Falls
  • The Judas Gospel
  • The God Hater
  • Bloodhounds Inc.
  • Secret Agent Dingledorf And His Trusty Dog, Splat
  • Soul Tracker
  • The Presence
  • The Seeing
  • TJ and the Time Stumblers
  • The Elijah Project
  • Truth Seekers
  • Harbingers

Novels[edit]

Non fiction[edit]

Additional bibliography[edit]

  • Hot Topics, Tough Questions (1987)
  • Jesus: An Eyewitness Account (1988)
  • More Hot Topics (1989)
  • More Hot Topics: Rip Offs (1989)
  • Christ, B.C: Becoming Closer Friends with the Hidden Christ of the Old Testament (1990)
  • Baseball for Breakfast: The Story of a Boy Who Hated to Wait (1999)
  • Then Comes Marriage: A Novella (2001) (with Angela Elwell Hunt)

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