Joe Moore has written millions of words over his lifetime. A graduate from California State University, Northridge, Joe is a former publisher, editor, advertising, marketing and sales executive. He worked on hundreds of campaigns and articles with thousands of proposals and stories for everything from fishing equipment to business magazines. This may help explain why he is able to write in so many genres.
Moore was a former feature writer for several Southern California periodicals. He has three books published in his Santa Claus Trilogy – Believe Again, The North Pole Chronicles and Faith, Hope & Reindeer and Glaciers Melt & Mountains Smoke. He is very excited to have his first two children's books also published. Jamie Hardrock, Chief Mining Elf and Shelley Wrapitup, Master Design Elf in the newly created Santa's Elf Series©. These books are produced for early readers, written in rhyme, and illustrated by Moore's wife, Mary. Moore has written a total of 25 children's stories for the Santa's Elf Series that will be published at the rate of two to four per year.
Moore has been seen and interviewed on nearly every news program, such as Good Morning America, Fox News, ABC/NBC/CBS News and in numerous radio programs and newspapers. He also appeared on Disney Surfers, Nickelodeon, in numerous parades, on billboards and he and his wife were featured guests on Wealth TV with the late Charlie Jones (NFL Media Hall of Fame announcer). As a professional Santa Claus, he currently is the premiere Santa Claus for Hello Santa digital Santa visits and works with daycare centers, visited dozens of homes and corporations, and spread his goodwill and joy with Mrs. Claus everywhere they travel.
Joe and Mary Moore, (as Santa and Mrs. Claus) also give of themselves, having contributed countless hours (and toys) to worthy charities including, the American Cancer Society, Children's Hospitals, Military families, Domestic abuse shelters, Community projects for schools, “Angel” programs, Hospice centers and more. Both Joe & Mary feel truly blessed by God to be able to bring such joy and happiness to others.
Moore has now written a new novel in a third and completely separate genre from his earlier works. He has entered the world of Suspense/Horror with the publishing of Return of the Birds, which was released in March, 2015. This book picks up 50 years after the birds attacked Bodega Bay in California. Moore's book will have readers on the edge of their seat and searching the skies.
Moore's other passion is cooking! He enjoys creating spectacular meals for Mary and his friends. He also enjoys fishing, even though he admits his wife can always out fish him!
The Moores reside in the beautiful Smoky Mountains of East Tennessee.