Chris Ford grew raised on a farm in Missouri's Ozark Mountains. He spent a lot of time with his father and grandfather hunting and fishing all throughout the Midwest. Chris graduated from the University of Missouri Science and Technology with a bachelor's degree in aerospace engineering. He and his lovely wife Jennifer, as well as his daughter Ainsley and son Austin, live in North Carolina. He enjoys racecars, hot rods, dealing with firearms, as well as hunting and fishing, and performs electric guitar at his local church every Sunday. Chris wrote this book to teach his children, as well as children all over the world, on the necessity of gun safety.