Novelist and Children's Author

Fiction

Featured Book Through Waters Deep

Posted by on Aug 13, 2015 in Fiction | 49 comments

Featured Book Through Waters Deep

It is 1941 and America teeters on the brink of war. Handsome and outgoing naval officer Ensign Jim Avery escorts British convoys across the North Atlantic in a brand-new destroyer, the USS Atwood. On shore, Jim encounters Mary Stirling, a childhood friend who is now an astute and beautiful Boston Navy Yard secretary.

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Featured Book: Beyond the Ashes

Posted by on Aug 6, 2015 in Faith, Fiction | 14 comments

Featured Book: Beyond the Ashes

Karen was inspired to write Beyond the Ashes back when she was researching the first book of the Golden Gate Chronicles, Out of the Ruins.

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Summer Reading

Posted by on Jul 31, 2015 in Faith, Fiction, For Girls! | 2 comments

Summer Reading

The best part of summer is taking time out of our busy schedules and reading some awesome books! Over the next couple of months, I’m going to interview the authors or share a review because I think you’ll enjoy my summer reading list too.

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Featured Book: Brentwood’s Ward

Posted by on Jan 22, 2015 in Faith, Fiction | 7 comments

Featured Book: Brentwood’s Ward

What’s your favorite scene in Brentwood’s Ward? Call me a romantic, but I love the part where Emily descends the stairs, dressed and ready to attend a ball, and faces Nicholas, who for the first time is clean-cut and impeccably attired. The electrical charge in the air is positively zingy.

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Thrilled to Announce

Posted by on Jan 15, 2015 in Faith, Fiction, For Girls! | 10 comments

Thrilled to Announce

As an author I enjoy writing in multiple genres, including novels for women and books for middle grade girls. Seeing that my last published book was a novel, I think it’s time for some middle grade fiction, don’t you? I’m thrilled to announce I signed a contract for Love, Lexi: Life in the Middle with Tyndale House Publishers to release in 2016.

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Featured Book: Like There’s No Tomorrow

Posted by on Nov 20, 2014 in Faith, Fiction | 9 comments

Featured Book: Like There’s No Tomorrow

Scottish widower Ian MacLean is plagued by a mischievous grannie, bitter regrets, and an ache for something he’ll never have again. His only hope for freedom is to bring his grannie’s sister home from America. But first, he’ll have to convince her young companion, Emily Chapman, to let the woman go.

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