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Focus on the Family releases #2 in series,
“Young Whit and the Shroud of Secrecy”

Carol Stream, Ill. (February 5, 2018)—Focus on the Family, in alliance with Tyndale House Publishers, will release Young Whit and the Shroud of Secrecy, #2 in the Young Whit series, on April 9, 2019.

The Young Whit series tells the backstory of John Avery Whittaker, the beloved patriarch of the Adventures in Odyssey audio dramas. The series introduces newcomers to the larger world of Odyssey and provides longtime fans with the exciting history of the franchise’s key character.

Authors Phil Lollar and Dave Arnold are seasoned experts when it comes to Adventures in Odyssey. Lollar has created, written, produced, and performed in dozens of kids’ audio/video series, including: Adventures in Odyssey, Jungle Jam and Friends, The Little Angels, Little Dogs on the Prairie, 3,2,1 Penguins, Paws & Tails, The Wubbulous World of Dr. Seuss, The Hi Hi Puffy AmiYumi Show, Tom and Jerry, and Space Racers. Arnold is the executive producer of Adventures in Odyssey and Focus on the Family Radio Theatre. During his 30-year tenure, he has worked in many facets of the programs’ creation, including writing, directing, acting, sound design, and producing.

Young Whit and the Shroud of Secrecy by Dave Arnold and Phil Lollar
ISBN: 978-1-58997-585-9 | Hardcover: $12.99 April 2019

Tyndale House Publishers, founded in 1962, is the world’s largest privately held Christian publisher of books, Bibles, and digital media. Tyndale has published many New York Times bestsellers. The largest portion of its profit goes to the nonprofit Tyndale House Foundation, which makes grants to help meet the physical and spiritual needs of people around the world. Tyndale was founded to publish Living Letters, which later comprised part of The Living Bible, a contemporary paraphrase of the Bible that became a global publishing phenomenon. Tyndale now publishes the Holy Bible, New Living Translation (NLT), the translation of choice for millions of people.

Focus on the Family, which reaches about 38 million people in 120 countries, is a global faith-based ministry that helps families thrive. Tyndale House Publishers is pleased to partner with Focus on the Family to help provide trusted resources for strengthening believers in their faith and sharing the gospel; building resilient marriages that reflect God’s design; equipping parents to raise their children with a thriving faith; advocating for the preborn, orphaned, and life at every stage; and engaging the culture through a biblical worldview. Visit Focus at or on Facebook and Twitter.