Kathleen Shoop
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Kathleen Shoop

Bestselling author, Kathleen Shoop, holds a PhD in reading education and has more than 20 years of experience in the classroom. She writes historical fiction, women's fiction and romance. Shoop's novels have garnered various awards in the Independent Publisher Book Awards (IPPY), Eric Hoffer Book Awards, Indie Excellence Awards, Next Generation Indie Book Awards, Readers' Favorite and the San Francisco Book Festival. Kathleen has been featured in USA Today and the Writer's Guide to 2013. Her work has appeared in The Tribune-Review, four Chicken Soup for the Soul books and Pittsburgh Parent magazine. Kathleen coordinates Mindful Writing Retreats and is a regular presenter at conferences for writers.

I adore writing historical fiction (The Letter series, After the Fog and Donora Stories that are coming soon!) but am having a blast writing romance like Home Again, Return to Love and Tending Her Heart (Endless Love series). Thank you so much for the time you take to read.

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    • Chicken Soup for the Soul: Think Positive - 30 Inspirational Stories

    • By: Jack Canfield, Mark Victor Hansen, Amy Newmark, and others
    • Narrated by: Tanya Eby, Jim Bond
    • Length: 3 hrs and 33 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      3.5 out of 5 stars 25
    • Performance
      3.5 out of 5 stars 21
    • Story
      3.5 out of 5 stars 21

    Here are 30 inspirational stories about words that changed lives, health challenges, and making every day special....

    • 1 out of 5 stars
    • Don’t buy it!

    • By Joe Khawly on 06-11-18

    Regular price: $6.99

    • Chicken Soup for the Soul: Runners - 31 Stories on Starting Out, Running Therapy and Camaraderie

    • By: Mark Victor Hansen, Amy Newmark, Dean Karnazes, and others
    • Narrated by: Christina Traister, Dan John Miller
    • Length: 3 hrs and 17 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      3.5 out of 5 stars 80
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 55
    • Story
      3.5 out of 5 stars 56

    Runners will love these inspirational stories of fellow runners challenging themselves, recovering from injuries, and staying motivated....

    • 3 out of 5 stars
    • A Little Too Litle

    • By Linda lee on 07-08-16

    Regular price: $6.99

    • Return to Love

    • Endless Love, Book 2
    • By: Kathleen Shoop
    • Narrated by: Lisa Baarns
    • Length: 7 hrs and 20 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
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    Fresh off their whirlwind nuptials and unexpected, but joyous pregnancy, April and Hale Abercrombie are gleeful about their life together....

    Regular price: $19.95

    • The Last Letter

    • The Letter Series, Volume 1
    • By: Kathleen Shoop
    • Narrated by: Caprisha Page
    • Length: 12 hrs and 49 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 12
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 8
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 9

    In the summer of 1905, Katherine Arthur's mother arrives on her doorstep, dying, forcing her to relive a past she wanted to forget....

    Regular price: $24.95

    • Home Again

    • Endless Love
    • By: Kathleen Shoop
    • Narrated by: Lisa Baarns
    • Length: 2 hrs and 36 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 1
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 1
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 1

    April Harrington has fond memories of summers at her family home, Bliss. After her fairytale wedding disintegrates, it becomes her refuge....

    Regular price: $6.95

    • Chicken Soup for the Soul: Thanks Dad

    • 101 Stories of Gratitude, Love, and Good Times
    • By: Jack Canfield, Mark Victor Hansen, Wendy Walker, and others
    • Narrated by: Mel Foster, Emily Foster
    • Length: 9 hrs and 44 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      5 out of 5 stars 4
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 4
    • Story
      5 out of 5 stars 4

    This audiobook gives fathers the pat on the back they deserve....

    Regular price: $10.49

    • After the Fog

    • By: Kathleen Shoop
    • Narrated by: Lisa Baarns
    • Length: 13 hrs and 30 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 3
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 3
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 3

    In the mill town of Donora, Pennsylvania, site of the infamous 1948 "killing smog", headstrong nurse Rose Pavlesic tends to her family and neighbors....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Riveting and beautiful

    • By The Book Lady on 05-01-17

    Regular price: $24.95

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