Local author launches newest national release at Fresno Pacific University

Jim Denney, a local author with more than 45 books to his credit, will launch the national publication of his latest work at Fresno Pacific University.

Answers to Satisfy the Soul offers “Clear straight answers to 20 of life’s most perplexing questions.” The event will be at 7:15 p.m. Tuesday, October 23 in the McDonald Hall Atrium on the university campus.

The program includes a short presentation by the author, a reception and a book signing. Denny’s guests will include Grace Lee Whitney and Stan Jantz. Whitney, a member of the “Star Trek,” cast and Denny co-wrote her memoir,The Longest Trek: My Tour of the Galaxy, and Jantz joined forces with Bruce Bickle for Bruce and Stan Search for the Meaning of Life.

Admission is free. A portion of the proceeds from book sales at the event will support FPU student scholarships.

Denney has collaborated with authorities and celebrities in many fields, including Super Bowl champion Reggie White, Orlando Magic Executive Vice President Pat Williams and supermodel Kim Alexis. Among the questions asked in Straight Answers  are “Does character matter?,” “What is love?,” “How can I find happiness?”

and “Does God exist?”

The book is published by Quill Driver Books, Clovis.