All About kristenethridge

The writing bug bit Kristen Ethridge around the time she first held a pencil. She especially enjoys crafting stories of happily ever after combined with God's love — the greatest happily ever after. Although she loves creating characters, Kristen's favorite people are her family. A Romance Writers of America Golden Heart® finalist, she lives in Texas with her husband, children, and two self-important poodles. Visit her online at or on Facebook at KristenEthridgeBooks.

Kristen's Info

2012 GH Finaling Category

2012 GH Finaling Manuscript
Saving Gracie, which will be a February 2013 release from Love Inspired. For the 2012 Golden Heart contest, the book had a working title of Language of Love.

Kristen's Fun Facts

Crossing Genres: Why I’ve Decided to Expand My Writing Horizons

If you’ve been a reader or a writer for a while, you know that the one constant in the publishing industry is that things change. Then they keep on changing. As an aspiring writer, I shelved two really good manuscripts because the market had changed by the time I had them out looking for a […]


Launch Party! Carol Post’s Midnight Shadows

Kristen: Hi, Carol! It’s so exciting to be able to talk with you about your debut Love Inspired release, Midnight Shadows. When did you get “The Call”? What was that moment like? Carol: Thanks, Kristen, it’s great to be here. I got “The Call” on January 27, 2012, at 2:32 p.m. (Yes, I even remember […]