Award Winning Author Kathleen J Shields educational books hamilton troll


No Oops here readers, we REALLY did it again!

We won First Place
Children’s Educational SERIES
from the Texas Association of Authors.




I guess hard work really DOES pay off… along with dreaming, following God’s plan and persisting no matter what.  It is quite an honor to now be able to say I have an:


Yet, this is just the beginning.

On April 11th the winners from this contest will be presented at the State Capitol.

Then as part of the D.E.A.R. Texas Program (Drop Everything And Read)
I will be doing a book reading, then signing at the

Barnes & Noble at the Arboretum in Austin


It is a wonderful opportunity and one of many coming up this year! We’ve got the Home & Garden Show at the Alamodome at the end of this month, the FEAST Convention at the Christian Academy of San Antonio (Homeschooling) and more shows in the works that will literally fill every weekend for the rest of this year!

I, of course, couldn’t have done any of this without my super talented illustrators, Leigh A. Klug and Carol W. Bryant, my supportive husband, and God who makes everything happen. I wonder what’s in store for us next?


Read the Press Release Here

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  1. Joyce Allen's Gravatar Joyce Allen
    February 6, 2015    

    Way to go Kathleen!!!!

  2. Lou Ann Britt's Gravatar Lou Ann Britt
    February 6, 2015    

    So glad for you!!

  3. Carol Bisset's Gravatar Carol Bisset
    February 9, 2015    

    Sooo proud of You. Makes me smile at all your hard work!

  4. Anonymous's Gravatar Anonymous
    February 9, 2015    

    Great Job – CONGRATS!


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