Nancy Rue is the author of over 120 books for adults and teens, including Healing Waters, which was a 2009 Women of Faith Novel of the Year, and The Reluctant Prophet which received a Christy award in 2011. Nancy travels extensively-at times on the back of a Harley Davidson-speaking and teaching to groups of `tween girls and their moms and mentoring aspiring Christian authors. She lives on a lake in Tennessee with her Harley-ridin' husband Jim and their yellow lab (without whom writing would be difficult.)
Nancy Rue is the author of over 120 books, including 12 novels for adults, 17 for teens, and 63 for tween readers, as well as 2 parenting books, 32 non-fiction books for tweens and teens, and the features for the FaithGirlz Bible. Her Lily Series, published by Zondervan, has sold well over one million copies. Her ability to relate to a wide audience has made her a popular radio and television guest and an in-demand speaker and teacher for writer’s conferences across the country. She has been a regular keynoter for The Young Writer’s Institute and Virtuous Reality Ministries, and anchored Zondervan’s Beauty of Believing Tour for FaithGirlz, which drew thousands of tween girls and their moms. Nancy teaches at Christian writer’s conferences and offers mentoring for individuals committed to developing a writing ministry in her WRITERS MENTORSHIP WITH NANCY RUE program. Her latest titles include three with Rebecca St. James - The Merciful Scar, Sarah's Choice and One Last Thing (Thomas Nelson) -- and the Mean Girl Makeover trilogy - SO Not Okay, You Can't Sit With Us and Sorry I'm Not Sorry (Tommy Nelson). She is the co-founder (with Tommy Nelson) of SO Not Okay, a faith-based anti-bullying campaign for kids, parents and educators. A student of the Academy for Spiritual Formation, sponsored by the Upper Room, Nancy continues her own spiritual journey even as she writes and speaks for mothers, daughters, and would-be writers about theirs. For more information, visit her website at nancyrue.com or check her out on Facebook at www.facebook.com/NNRue.