John Blanchard was an internationally known Christian preacher, teacher, apologist and author. He wrote 30 books, including two of Britain's most widely used evangelistic presentations, Right With God and the booklet Ultimate Questions. The latter has over fourteen million copies in print in about 60 languages. His major book Does God believe in Atheists?, published in 2000, was voted 'Best Christian Book' in the 2001 UK Christian Book Awards, and immediately became a best-seller, described as 'a brilliant defense of belief in God'. Other books he authored include: Truth for Life, Whatever Happened to Hell, Meet the Real Jesus, Beatitudes for Today, Major Points from the Minor Prophets and The Hitch-hiker's Guide to Heaven.