|Kelly Goshorn weaves her affinity for history and her passion for God into uplifting stories of love, faith and family set in nineteenth century America. A Love Restored, her debut novel, is expected to release in 2017. A Love Restored, received recognition as the winner of the 2015 COTT Olympia Contest. In addition, ALR was a semi-finalist in the 2015 ACFW Genesis Contest, and a finalist in the 2015 WisRWA FAB 5, the 2015 TARA and the 2014 ACFW First Impressions contests.
Her non-fiction short story, Beautiful Words, released in the April 2015 anthology Spoken Moments (Grace Publishing). Kelly is a member of Romance Writers of America and American Christian Fiction Writers. She earned her B.A. in Social Studies Education from Messiah College and her M.Ed. in History from The Pennsylvania State University.
Kelly has been enjoying her own happily-ever-after with her husband and best friend, Mike, for 26 years. Together they have raised three children, four cats, two dogs, a turtle, a guinea pig, a gecko, and countless hamsters. Thankfully not all at the same time. When she is not writing, Kelly enjoys spending time with her young adult children, scrapbooking with friends, board gaming with her husband, and spoiling her Welsh corgi, Levi