James Van Praagh is the internationally renowned author of several books including the #1 New York Times best seller Talking to Heaven, Reaching to Heaven, Healing Grief, Heaven and Earth, Looking Beyond, Meditations, Ghosts Among Us, Unfinished Business, and Growing Up In Heaven. He is considered a pioneer in the mediumship movement throughout the world, and has been recognized as one of the most accurate spiritual mediums working today. His messages have brought solace, peace, and spiritual insights, changing millions of people's views of both life and death. He has received many awards for his dedication to changing the consciousness of the planet. He has appeared as a guest on many national radio and television shows, including Oprah, Dr. Phil, A&E’s Biography, Nightline, Unsolved Mysteries, The View, The Joy Behar Show, The Today Show, Dr. Drew’s Life Changers, Chelsea Lately, Coast to Coast, and many more.