CATHERINE ULRICH BRAKEFIELD
Catherine says, “My readers inspire my writing!”
She is the author of five faith-based historical romances; Wilted Dandelions; a four book Destiny series, Swept into Destiny, Destiny’s Whirlwind, Destiny of Heart, and Waltz with Destiny (scheduled for a June 6th release). She has written two pictorial history books: Images of America: The Lapeer Area, and Images of America: Eastern Lapeer County.
Catherine is an award-winning author. She won two awards for Wilted Dandelions, the Eric Hoffer and Christian Small Publisher Book of the Year; and a third place for Swept into Destiny, the Wright Metal Award in the Fiction Category.
Her short stories have been published in Guidepost Books True Stories of Extraordinary Answers to Prayer, Unexpected Answers and Desires of Your Heart; Baker Books, Revell, The Dog Next Door, Horse of my Heart, Second-Chance Dogs, and The Horse of my Dreams (scheduled for September 17th release); CrossRiver Media Publishers, The Benefit Package and Abba’s Promise; Bethany House Publishers, Jesus Talked to Me Today.
She is a longtime Michigan resident and lives with her husband of 45 years and their Arabian horses in the picturesque hills of Addison Township. She loves traveling the byroads across America, and spoiling her two handsome grandsons and two beautiful granddaughters!