With many years teaching experience, Liz Mcasey is now involved with administration, writing and honing of books for the Diamonds Books Reading Project as well as the trialling of them with children in schools and Sunday schools.
Nigel Steele - Former Head Teacher of The School of the Lion, the Christian independent school that was based in Gloucester, now involved in website development and promotion. Nigel lives in Gloucestershire with his wife, Helen, and has been a faithful support and a particular help with the promotion of the project over many years. Nigel’s son, Tim, set-up the first Diamond Books website in 2004. Helen is helping with the development of the artwork.
Judith Queripel is a retired teacher who specialised in music, and lives near Nottingham with her husband, Frank. Judith is the composer and compiler of the Creation CD and the Creation Songbook (Set A).
Floyd Yamyamin is the illustrator of the series 'The Jesus Series'
Hilary Reeves co-wrote Set B, books 9-16. She is from Essex and pioneered Immanuel School, Romford as well as leading the Christian Schools’ Trust for a number of years.
Carole is the visionary at the heart of the Diamond Books Reading Project who has pioneered and persevered with the work for over 25 years. She is the main writer of all the books and lives in the Wirral (Merseyside). Carole has had considerable experience teaching remedial reading to 7-13 year olds in various schools in the West Midlands, and, prior to that, working with 4-7 year olds near Kidderminster in Hereford and Worcester. Although retired, her work with young children in particular…
A very popular freelance illustrator who qualified with a Graphic Design Degree (specialising in illustrations) at John Moores University, Liverpool. She lives in Cambridge with her husband, Kai. Sharon was the sole illustrator of the ‘The Creation Series’ (Set A), and has gone on to illustrate many other books including the amusing “A Day with the Animal Doctors“, which has been an international hit.