About the Author

Robert M.  Brunelle was born in Massachusetts but moved to Southern California at a very young age.  He attended Cal State Los Angeles before earning a Juris Doctor degree from So Cal College of Law. He is a retired Los Angeles police officer and worked for Focus of the Family, Prison Fellowship Ministries, and the Special Olympics.

His first published writing was an article in the magazine, St. Anthony's Messenger, when he was in elementary school. Later he became Editor-in-Chief of his high school newspaper. Robert is also a graduate of the Institute of Children's Literature and a writer of children's stories and screenplays. He served on the Board of Directors for the Community Action Partnership of San Bernardino County.

Robert is married and a father of 6 children, grandfather to 17 grandchildren, and great grandfather to baby Handsome Harvey Hernandez.