James Redfield is the New York Times best-selling author of The Celestine Prophecy. In 1995 and 1996 The Celestine Prophecy was the #1 American book in the world, and the #1 international bestseller of 1996. This phenomenal novel spent over 3 years on the New York Times best sellers list. Redfield continued the story with the sequels The Tenth Insight: Holding the Vision and The Secret of Shambhala: In Search of the Eleventh Insight. The final installment in the Celestine series is The Twelfth Insight: The Hour of Decision, which was released on Tuesday, February 15 by Grand Central Publishing. James Redfield is also the author of the non-fiction title, Celestine Vision, and co-author of God and the Evolving Universe. He co-wrote and co-produced the film version of The Celestine Prophecy Movie. He and his wife Salle Redfield are also the founders of the Global Prayer Project, a very active world group of visionary prayers bringing peace and healing to the world.