Friday, October 10, 2014

OUR GUEST TODAY IS AWARD WINNING AUTHOR MARY JEAN KELSO

Friday Fun
It's so much fun for me to introduce you to authors you may not know.
Today, Mary Jean Kelso is visiting my blog. Give her a warm welcome.
 

 
Mom and lin front of Alamo Cannon 500
 

Mary Jean Kelso is a multi-genre’ author. Her most recent publication is co-authored with her
daughter, Wendy Whiteman. A Virtual History Record of Alamo Defender Gordon Cartwright
Jennings' Family is her only factual book. It provides genealogy information on Texas pioneer
families: Jennings and Williams.
 

 
 
 
 
 
 
Next to be released in her children's editions is Little Lonnie Long Ears. Already in print are:
RV Mouse, Cowboy James, Birds in the Flower Basket, The Christmas Angel, and its sequel,
One Family’s Christmas, and the Andy and the Albino Horse series at Guardian Angel Publishing, Inc.
She is also the author of the young adult Lynne Garrett series: Goodbye Is Forever, No Time for Goodbye
and Never Say Goodbye (Sierra Summer prior to latest reprint (fingers crossed) through Wings Epress.  
Also Kat’s Cradle and Blue Coat, through Whiskey Creek Press and The Homesteader series through Wings Epress.
 
 
Video of the Andy and the Albino Horse series, which was created for Christ's Clubhouse Channel, is posted on
Youtube. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=iR59OVkQ0ng&feature=youtu.be


Mary Jean writes for many newspapers and magazines and was an Asst. Editor and Customer Services Representative
prior to concentrating on fiction for children, young adults and adults.
 
Mary Jean has received awards from The Nevada Press Assn. and The National Press Assn. as
a correspondent for The Lahontan Valley News. She is a member of Made in Nevada (http://madeinnevada.org/),
The Alamo Defenders Descendents Association (ADDA), The Daughters of the Republic of Texas (DRT) and
The Alamo Society..
 
Visit Mary Jean on the Web at http://maryjeankelsoauthor.wix.com/mjkel,
www.authorsden.com/maryjeankelso, www.andyandthealbinohorse.blogspot.com,
www.guardianangelpublishing.com, www.whiskeycreekpress.com or www.wings-press.com.
 
WEBSITES
http://andyandthealbinohorse.blogspot.com
 
 

 

 



TITLES;
MYSTERY IN VIRGINIA CITY - Great Basin Press
A VIRGINIA CITY MYSTERY - MarKel Press
ABDUCTED!  - MarKel Press
SIERRA  SUMMER  - MarKel Press
GOODBYE, BODIE  - MarKel Press
THE HOMESTEADER (May 2005 Best Seller -  Wings-Press.com)
THE HOMESTEADER'S LEGACY - (February 2007 - Wings-Press.com)
BACK TO THE HOMESTEAD - (May 2008 - Wings-Press.com)
LIFE ON THE HOMESTEAD - (July 2009 - Wings-Press.com)
ANNABEL’S STORY - (July 2012 - Wings-Press.com)
GOODBYE IS FOREVER (March 2006 - Wings-Press.com)
NO TIME FOR GOODBYE (March 2012 - Wings-Press.com)
NEVER SAY GOODBYE - (TBD)
BLUE  COAT (April 2006 - Whiskeycreekpress.com)
KAT'S CRADLE (October 2007 - Whiskeycreekpress.com)
THE CHRISTMAS ANGEL (August 2007 - GuardianAngelPublishing.com)
ANDY AND THE ALBINO HORSE (April 2008 - GuardianAngelPublishing.com)
ONE FAMILY'S CHRISTMAS (August 2008 - GuardianAngelPublishing.com)
ANDY AND SPIRIT GO TO THE FAIR (July 2008 - GuardianAngelPublishing.com)
ANDY AND SPIRIT IN THE BIG RESCUE (March 2009 - GuardianAngelPublishing.com)
ANDY AND SPIRIT MEET THE RODEO QUEEN (April 2010 - GuardianAngelPublishing.com)
THE ADVENTURES OF ANDY AND SPIRIT, BOOK 1 (July 2010 - GuardianAngelPublishing.com)
ANDY AND SPIRIT IN SEARCH AND RESCUE  (March 2013 - GuardianAngelPublishing.com)
ANDY AND SPIRIT GO ON A DAY COUNT (TBD - GuardianAngelPublishing.com)
ANDY AND SPIRIT RIDE A TRAIN (TBD - GuardianAngelPublishing.com)
COWBOY JAMES (Aug. 2011 - GuardianAngelPublishing.com)
LITTLE LONNIE LONG EARS - (TBD - GuardianAngelPublishing.com)
THE CHICK THAT COULDN'T SCRATCH (TBD - GuardianAngelPublishing.com)
THE RV MOUSE (February 2010 - GuardianAngelPublishing.com)
CHRISTOPHER MAKES MAGIC - (TBD - GuardianAngelPublishing.com)
BIRDS IN THE FLOWER BASKET  - (March 2012 - GuardianAngelPublishing.com)
A VIRTUAL HISTORY RECORD OF ALAMO DEFENDER GORDON CARTWRIGHT JENNINGS' FAMILY (March 2014 - MarKel Press)
 
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That's a lot of books, Mary Jean. Thank you for visiting with us today.
 
 

 
 

8 comments:

  1. Wow, that is a ton of books indeed. Awesome artwork on the kids one too

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  2. That's an impressive list - an accomplishment to be proud of.

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    1. She is an inspiration to get busy, isn't she, Skyewriter.

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  3. Holy cow! Mary Jean is so prolific, and it's amazing she's succeeded in so many different genres. I love the title Little Lonnie Long Ears! So adorable!

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  4. So many books and so different! That's wonderful.

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    1. C lee, she makes me want to get busy and write more and more. :)

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