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.

For more about Karen, visit her website.

See her titles below:

Broken Ground Cover Image
$14.99
ISBN: 9781476794839
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Howard Books - May 3rd, 2016

Sing for Me Cover Image
$16.49
ISBN: 9781476705484
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Howard Books - April 1st, 2014

While He Was Away Cover Image
$9.89
ISBN: 9781402264023
Availability: Special Order
Published: Sourcebooks Fire - May 1st, 2012

Lucy's Family Tree Cover Image
$7.95
ISBN: 9780884482925
Availability: Hard to Find
Published: Tillbury House - December 30th, 2006