Judy Barnes was born many years ago in Tooele, Utah. Growing up as an Air Force brat, she traveled a lot. She found that she had a love of reading fictional books. Reading these books gave her a desire to write. After raising a large family she decided to give writing a try. Although in her latter years she wrote a book called TWO GIRLS FROM NAZARETH. The people she knew that read it loved it. They encouraged her to write a sequel. Hence, BORN TO BE KING.