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Karen Kingsbury


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Authored and co-authored more than 100 books; latest, Never Grow Up (Simon & Schuster, 2021)

#1 New York Times bestselling inspirational novelist

Over 25 million copies of her books in print

Written more than 60 novels, fifteen of which have hit #1 on national lists

Visiting professor at Liberty University

Established the One Chance Foundation to support adoption through financial giving to adoption ministries and grants to individuals seeking to adopt

Awarded the 2007 Gold Medallion for Best Book of the Year with her novel, Ever After

Received the 2007 Retailer's Choice Award for Found

Named the 2007 Author of the Year Award by Logos Bookstores

Writes songs with several chart-topping Nashville stars such as Gary Baker and Richie McDonald (lead singer of the top country group Lonestar)

Graduated from Cal State University Northridge with a degree in Journalism

Husband, Don

5 sons (3 adopted from Haiti), one daughter.