Janette Oke writes with a profound simplicity of what she knows best-real life, honest love, and lasting values. With over 20 million in sales, her historical novels portray the lives of early North American settlers from many walks of life and geographical settings. Janette Oke’s warm writing style has won the hearts of millions of readers. She has received numerous awards, including the Gold Medallion Award, The Christy Award of Excellence, the 1992 President’s Award from the Evangelical Christian Publishers Association, and in 1999 the Life Impact Award from the Christian Booksellers Association International. She and her husband live nearby in Alberta, Canada, where they are active in their local church. Visits from their families, including their grandchildren, are their delight.