Ed Dunlop has worked in children’s ministries full-time for more than thirty years. As an evangelist, he conducts Family Crusades in local churches, presents teacher-training seminars, speaks at junior camps, and conducts visualized drug and alcohol awareness programs in public elementary and junior high schools. His ministry involves ventriloquism, Gospel magic, blacklight effects, and a variety of other visual media.
Ed writes fiction for children and resource books for teachers, and currently has twenty-nine titles in print with five publishers.
The author grew up in Phoenix, Arizona. and has served churches in California, Arizona, and Tennessee as assistant pastor and Christian Education Director. He and his family entered full-time evangelism in March of 1988. Ed and his wife, Elma, have five grown children and make their home in north Georgia.
Ed enjoys canoeing, motorcycling and SCUBA diving. His sons are also certified divers. Ed currently serves as a volunteer diver at the Tennessee Aquarium in Chattanooga, Tennessee, and enjoys feeding the fish, sharks, stingrays and moray eels as groups of school children watch.
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Revenge of the Dragons
When eighteen-year-old Joel of Seawell learns that a young girl from Seawell will be forced to marry her cruel master, he determines to do what is necessary to rescue her. Enlisting the aid of his father and grandfather in the quest for Myra’s freedom, Joel overcomes his fears and returns to Corthia.
Revenge of the Dragons is the fifth book in the Kingdom Tales from Terrestria series.
Lt. Lance Wilkins is the pilot of a thundering F-4 Phantom with dozens of missions over North Vietnam. The son of a Baptist pastor, Lance is bitter toward God because of the death of his twin sister. Everything changes when his Phantom is shot down during a routine bombing mission.
Never had there been an escape from the infamous “Hanoi Hilton”, but Lance had to try…
The Isle of Dragons
The Dragon Tournament— a mysterious event that draws young people by the thousands. Admission is free, but what price do the participants really pay?
When sixteen-year-old Joel of Seawell, the son of a peasant fisherman, receives an invitation to the Tournament he is thrilled beyond words. Too late he learns the terrifying secret of the Isle of Dragons.
Return of the Dagger
A kingdom in peril. An impending invasion by the Karnivans. A kidnapped princess. And a cryptic message about a lion in the Forbidden City.
When sixteen-year-old Prince Eristan becomes the king of Cheswold, opposition arises from an unexpected source, endangering all of Cheswold. Determined to save the kingdom, the young king stands firm against the enemy until his sister Cordelia is kidnapped.
The Golden Dagger
A kingdom in danger. An impending invasion by the Karnivans. A missing prince. And a young man with a top secret mission. When two goatherds free a young nobleman from the Windstone castle dungeon, they begin a journey that will change history— and bring all three young people face to face with deadly information that will affect the entire kingdom.
The Quest for Thunder Mountain
When Gavin’s career comes to an abrupt end, the talented young minstrel learns that King Emmanuel has plans for him— plans that promise life and purpose. But Gavin must make a difficult quest to a mysterious mountain. The young minstrel eagerly sets off on his quest but is warned that Thunder Mountain is a place of terror and treachery.
The Great War
Throughout the eons of time, the kingdom of Terrestria has been at war. Argamor and his dark forces are still determined to wrest control of the kingdom from the hands of the wise and powerful King Emmanuel. Argamor’s evil plans include Princess Gilda—her captivity is sure to result in the defeat of Prince Josiah and the downfall of the Castle of Faith.
The Golden Lamps
After an attack on a small Terrestrian village by Argamor’s dark knights, the villagers petition King Emmanuel to build them a castle for protection. Emmanuel responds by sending a master builder who will assist the villagers in the construction of their own castle. All goes well until the workers discover mysterious golden lamps with strange powers.
The Dragon's Egg
When Princess Gilda and Prince Selwyn refuse the offer of a gift forbidden by King Emmanuel, Prince Josiah accepts, not realizing that his actions will impact the Castle of Faith. But when a Cararian Greatwing—the fiercest of dragons—begins terrorizing the kingdom, Josiah learns too late that he is powerless to control the beast that he has unleashed upon Terrestria.
The Crown of Kuros
The Castle of Faith is in an uproar when the priceless Crown of Kuros is stolen from the castle keep. Prince Josiah and Prince Selwyn engage in a quest to find the crown. But Josiah alone can recover the crown and he must engage in an impossible battle. This fourth adventure, the very heart of the Terrestria Chronicles series, will challenge the reader to surrender his heart to the King.
The Search for Everyman
Join Prince Josiah, Princess Gilda, and Prince Selwyn in this third Terrestrian adventure as they set out on a dangerous quest to deliver the King’s pardon to Adam Everyman, a prisoner condemned to die. Will the three young people overcome the obstacles, locate the Dungeon of Condemnation, and deliver the royal pardon in time?
The Quest for Seven Castles
When King Emmanuel sends Prince Josiah on a difficult journey to various castles across the kingdom, the young prince is unprepared for the dangers that he will face. As Josiah grows in the knowledge of his King and strives to become like him, he learns the importance of following his Book and obeying the voice of the Dove. Book 2 challenges the reader to examine his relation
The Sword, the Ring and the Parchment
The first book in the Terrestria Chronicles medieval allegory series. Young Josiah is a slave to Argamor, a powerful warlord with plans to wrest the Terrestrian throne from King Emmanuel. Fast-paced action… powerful imagery… heart-pounding adventure… knights and castles... dragons and princesses… every page points to truths of the Christian walk. Ideal for family devotions or individual reading.
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