Donald Miller grew up in Houston, Texas. Leaving home at the age of twenty-one, he traveled across the country until he ran out of money in Portland, Oregon, where he lives today.
Harvest House Publishers released his first book, Prayer and the Art of Volkswagen Maintenance
, in 2000. Two years later, after having audited classes at Portland's Reed College, Don wrote Blue Like Jazz
, which landed on numerous industry best-seller lists and was appreciated by literary critics.
In 2004, Donald Miller released Searching for God Knows What
a book which has found itself on many college required reading lists. In 2005 he released Through Painted Deserts
. Don’s next book he's working on is called, A Million Miles in a Thousand Years
Donald Miller is the founder of The Belmont Foundation, a not-for-profit foundation which partners with local churches to create mentoring programs for young men growing up without fathers. You can learn more about The Belmont Foundation by visiting www.belmontfoundation.org
Miller has also partnered with Bluefish TV to produce two video-driven small group Bible studies: FREE MARKET JESUS and LET STORY GUIDE YOU can both be previewed and purchased at BluefishTV.com. Thousands of churches and small groups have already used these very popular video Bible studies.