“I like helping people from the distant past step from their generation into our own to teach and touch us with their lives.”—Jane Kirkpatrick
One More River to Cross earned the silver medallion in the Will Roger’s competition 2021 Competition. Read more about it here.
Jane Kirkpatrick is a New York Times best-selling and award-winning author of over 39 books and numerous essays. Her many historical novels, most based on the lives of actual people, speak of timeless themes of hardiness, faith, commitment, hope, and love.
Her works have sold over 1.5 million copies, and have 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).
“Kirkpatrick offers a powerful fictionalized version of the remarkable life of Abigail Scott Duniway, a fierce advocate for women’s rights.”—Booklist ** Starred Review**
“Kirkpatrick is a commanding innovator of the historical genre with her depth of research and lifelike characters.”—Booklist**Starred Review**