Award-winning author, Lena Nelson Dooley, has more than 690,000 books in print. She is a member of American Christian Fiction Writers http://www.acfw.com/ and the local chapter, DFW Ready Writers. She’s a member of
Church in . Southlake, Texas
Lena loves James, her children, grandchildren, and great grandson.
She loves chocolate, cherries, chocolate-covered cherries, and spending time
with friends. Travel is always on her horizon. Cruising, Galveston,
the Ozark Mountains of Arkansas, . One day
it will be Mexico Hawaii and , but
probably not the same year. Helping other authors become published really
floats her boat, with eighteen signing their first book contract after her mentoring.
Three of her books have been awarded the Carol Award silver pins from American
Christian Fiction Writers, and she has received the ACFW Mentor of the Year
award at their national conference. The Australia of her day is receiving feedback from her
readers, especially people whose lives have been changed by her books. high
Her 2010 release was Love Finds You in Golden, New Mexico, from Summerside Press which recently won the Will Rogers Medallion Award for excellence in publishing Western literature for fiction.
Lena is currently under two 3-book contracts with
Charisma House/Realms. The first book released in October 2011. Maggie’s Journey appeared on a reviewers
Top Books of 2011 list. It also won the 2012 Selah award for historical
fiction. The second is Mary’s Blessing, which
released in May 2012. Catherine’s Pursuit
is coming in January 2013.
In addition to her writing,
is a frequent speaker at women’s groups, writers groups, and at both regional
and national conferences. She has spoken in six states and internationally. She
is also one of the co-hosts of the Gate Beautiful blog radio show.
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