Acclaim

Masterful storyteller and researcher makes history come alive...

“This is more than one woman’s story of courage and faith; it is the story of a family that journeys, grows, and heals together. Kirkpatrick’s vivid, rich prose will keep readers in awe and on the edges of their seats.” 
Publishers Weekly
Starred Review - This Road We Traveled
Reviewed on: 07/25/2016
“The evaluations are in and you are a major success. You met all our expectations and more. We loved your humor, your weaving of faith and story and your accessibility as a presenter. I’ve gotten many pats on the back for booking you!”
Conference Co-Ordinator
NW Region UCC (United Church of Christ Congregational)
2016
“Storyteller Jane Kirkpatrick puts flesh and blood on the bones of history.”
Sandra Dallas
New York Times Bestselling Author
Based on real events, this novel has adventure, mystery and romance. Characters are well defined and trying to let go of the past to move toward a happier future. Kirkpatrick is a talented author who writes about historical events that have been forgotten throughout the generations.
Romantic Times
Patsy Glans Review
The Memory Weaver
 “Every year people ask if you’re coming back and we are so pleased to say yes! Your warmth and good humor as well as great story-telling pleases our patrons and helps us raise money for our many worthy projects. Thank you.”
Director of Events
Albertina Kerr Centers
Portland, Oregon
“What a great crowd you bring out! Thank you for being our author for our Title Wave program. The book chosen, your ability to talk about it to multi-generational audiences including the schools and seniors was a huge benefit. I appreciated your flexibility and good humor throughout.”
Director
Title Wave Community-wide Reading Program
Coos Bay, OR