Larry Barker, Ph.D., is an avid tournament fisherman and outdoor writer. He has published over 25 books and 100 articles on topics ranging from "Listening" to "Bass Fishing". He has been interviewed on ABC's 20/20 and NBC's The Today Show. The editors of North American Fisherman gave him the nickname 'Dr. Bass", because of the high number of trophy bass he caught and released during 2004. One of Larry's greatest pleasures is introducing children to the joys of fishing.
Joshua Jones is 13 years old and lives in Clearwater, Florida. he caught his first fish with Larry when he was 11. He loves the outdoors and is an expert at computer and video games.
Sarah Jones, Josh's sister, is 11 years old and also lives in Clearwater. She caught her first fish with Larry when she was nine. She is an outstanding gymnast and loves to read.