Jeris Hamm lives in Spring Hill, TN with her husband, Kenny. She is the mother of three and has seven grandchildren. An award-winning writer, she graduated from the University of Alabama in Huntsville and received her MAT degree at the University of Memphis. Jeris has written for several magazines including Ideals, Southern Writers, and Focus on the Family’s Clubhouse magazine. Her fantasy novel for middle-grade kids, The Secret of the Seven Rubies, is an award winner. She serves as a chaplain in the Nashville area with Marketplace Chaplains.