Susan Peek attended St. Mary's Academy in Kansas. After graduation she entered a Carmelite convent where she learned about St. Camillus and developed a lifelong devotion to him. She later realized her calling to marriage, and she now lives in New Zealand where she and her husband Jeff homeschool their ten children. Susan Peek is the author of another historical novel, entitled Crusader King.
This is the story of the dramatic conversion and inspiring life of the soldier Camillus de Lellis who lived in the late 1500’s, and became the founder of the religious order known then as “Ministers of the Sick”, and now called the “Hospitallers”. His story is one that is filled… Read more »