Karen Halvorsen Schreck
Since finishing her doctorate in Creative Writing, Karen Halvorsen balanced freelance work with teaching writing and literature at the college level. She also pursued her personal creative work.
Her latest novel, Sing for Me, was published in 2014 by Simon & Schuster’s Howard Books. Her previous novel, While He Was Away (2012), is in its second printing. Dream Journal was a 2007 Young Adult BookSense Pick, and she also published an award-winning children’s book, Lucy’s Family Tree.
Her short stories and articles have appeared in literary journals and magazines, and have received various awards, including a Pushcart Prize, an Illinois State Arts Council Grant, and in 2008, first prize awards for memoir and devotional magazine writing from the Evangelical Press Association.
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