Mike Yorkey

Helping Others Tell Their Story
Mike Yorkey may be the most prolific, best-selling author you’ve never heard of. But undoubtedly you know of the famous athletes whose stories he has helped to tell: NBA players such as Stephen Curry and Jeremy Lin; NFL players such as Tim Tebow, Colt McCoy, and Sam Bradford; Major League Baseball players like Ben Zobrist, Dave Dravecky and Mariano Rivera; world-ranked tennis stars including Michael Chang and Roscoe Tanner, plus golfing greats and NASCAR drivers. Add his works of historical fiction and World War II spy thrillers; books about finances, marriage and family; business books about networking and becoming an entrepreneur; and the collaborations with evangelist Luis Palau and health experts such as Jordan Rubin. Over one hundred books! Before he started writing books full-time, Yorkey spent eleven years as the Editor of Focus on the Family magazine. Risen met with him at his San Diego home to talk about his journey as a writer and teller of gre...


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