Her many historical novels, most based on the lives of actual people, speak of timeless themes of hardiness, faith, commitment, hope, and love. We are speaking of Jane Kirkpatrick.
She is a New York Times best-selling and award-winning author of over 39 books and numerous essays.
Jane said, “I like helping people from the distant past step from their generation into our own to teach and touch us with their lives.”
Jane has sold over 1.5 million copies, and has won literary awards such as the Wrangler (National Cowboy Museum), WILLA Literary (Women Writing the West), Will Rogers Medallion (Will Rogers Foundation), and the Carol (American Christian Fiction Writers). She received a Lifetime Achievement Award from Romantic Times in 2012, the Caldera Achievement Award from The Nature of Words in 2006, and the Distinguished Northwest Writer award in 2005 from the Willamette Writers Association.