Charles A. McClain ("Big Jake") and his wife Debbie ("GranDeb") are life-long residents of Madison, in Morgan County, Georgia, where the Big Jake stories take place.
Charles is retired from BellSouth and spends his time on the farm with GranDeb, his grandchildren and family. He is a Sunday school teacher and deacon at Sandy Creek Baptist Church in Madison.
Tania McClain lives on the farm in Madison, Georgia, with her husband and best friend, Charlie, and their two beautiful daughters, Ellie and Mia.
Tania currently works from home for an accounting consultant business and homeschools her children. She is devoted to raising her children and spending time with her family. Tania is also a Sunday school teacher for 9 and 10 year olds, at Sandy Creek Baptist Church.
**In January 2013, Charles, Debbie, Charlie and Tania became the owners of the publishing company, Southern Lion Books. If you are interested in publishing your own stories (children or adult), please check us out on www.southernlionbooks.com for more information.