Authors

Barbra van Orden

Barbara van Orden has been a prominent singer, actress, and model since she was a child. After filming over 100 commercials, she decided to pursue what she always loved to do-sing. Her first stop was the Catskill Mountain resorts. Soon she was singing at Playboy Clubs-ever one of them-and in Las Vegas. After starting a personal management company, and being invited to […]

Patty Farmer

Patty Farmer is a businesswoman and former model, and has followed the entertainment industry as an avid fan and archivist. Her work draws upon a lifetime of networking and socializing with celebrities. Patty divides her time between New York City and Southern California. Playboy on Stage-A History of the World’s Sexiest Night Clubs

HRH Princess Michael of Kent

Born in Bohemia, HRH Princess Michael of Kent is the wife of the Queen of England’s first cousin and descends from ancient European aristocratic houses on both sides of her family. With so much history in her personal background, she was ideally suited to write three history books, all best sellers, and translated worldwide. Her Royal Highness subsequently completed a further historical […]

Rebecca Jane Weinstein

Rebecca Jane Weinstein is the author of three books including Fat Sex: The Naked Truth. She has also written for numerous national publications. Rebecca is the founder of PeopleOfSize.com, an online community and social networking site which provides information, support, and interaction for “people of size.” An attorney and social worker with a masters degree […]

J.F. Riordan

J.F. Riordan was born in New Jersey and first moved to Michigan, then Wisconsin as a child. At the age of 14 she decided to become an opera singer, and at 16 went to the University of New Mexico to study voice. She continued her music studies in Chicago and Milwaukee, and ultimately became a […]

Webb Hubbell

Webb Hubbell is a nationally recognized author, lecturer, and speaker on government, business and leadership. He has held executive level positions in government and industry including: U.S. Associate Attorney General, Chief Justice of the Arkansas Supreme Court, Mayor of Little Rock Arkansas, Managing Partner of the second largest law firm in Arkansas, and Executive and […]

Charles C. Pettijohn Jr.

Charles C. Pettijohn was born in New York in 1918. A golf star at a young age, Pettijohn attended Georgetown University. After college he and his wife moved to Hollywood. Pettijohn took a job with the Motion Picture Production Code Board, and then went on to a career as a writer, and a production executive […]

Kev Reynolds

Kev Reynolds has a passion for the mountains. He spends several months throughout the year in various high mountain regions doing research for his guidebooks. With Cicerone, he has authored 50 books, including guidebooks for the five major trekking regions of Nepal. When he is not in the mountains, he lives with his wife in […]

Paul Kengor, Ph. D.

Dr. Paul Kengor is professor of political science at Grove City College and executive director of the college’s Center for Vision & Values. Kengor is an internationally recognized authority on Ronald Reagan. Kengor is nationally known for his work on the American presidency. He is part of a select group of presidential scholars to participate […]

Maggie Valentine

Maggie Valentine, Ph.D., teaches history and theory of architecture, urban planning, and interior design at USTA. She received her Ph.D. in Architecture and Urban Planning from UCLA. She has also co-authored several master plans for communities in South Texas.  



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