Athol Dickson

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Athol Dickson is the publisher of the popular news website, DailyCristo.com, and the author of seven novels and the bestselling memoir, The Gospel according to Moses. His novels of suspense and magical realism have been honored with three Christy Awards and an Audie Award, and compared to the work of Octavia Butler (by Publisher’s Weekly) and Flannery O’Connor (by The New York Times). He and his wife live in Southern California.

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Books by this Author

The Opposite of Art
Lost Mission

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Q. What is your motto or maxim?

A. Do to others what you would want them to do to you.

Q. If you could be any person or thing, who or what would it be?

A. I think I'd better stay focused on being me until I finally get it right.

Q. Who is your favorite fictional hero?

A. The first one who comes to mind is Jack Aubrey, in Patrick O'Brian's nautical series, but ask again tomorrow and it will be someone else.

Q. Who is your favorite fictional villain?

A. Professor Moriarty comes to mind.

Q. What 3 personal qualities are most important to you?

A. Love. Integrity. Loyalty.

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