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Kathleen Kent

Biography

Kathleen Kent

Kathleen Kent is the author of two bestselling novels, THE HERETIC’S DAUGHTER, for which she received the David J. Langum Sr. award for American Historical Fictionand THE TRAITOR’S WIFE (published in hardcover as THE WOLVES OF ANDOVER). Her most recent novel, THE OUTCASTS, was awarded the American Library Association’s “Top Pick” Historical Fiction in 2014 as well as being the recipient of a Will Rogers Medallion award for Western fiction. She is currently working on her fourth novel based on a short story published in the crime anthology DALLAS NOIR. Her novels are collectively published in 16 countries.

Kathleen Kent

Books by Kathleen Kent

by Kathleen Kent - Fiction, Historical Fiction, Historical Thriller, Suspense, Thriller

After escaping the Texas brothel where she had been a virtual prisoner, Lucinda Carter heads for Middle Bayou to meet her lover, who has a plan to make them both rich, chasing rumors of a pirate's buried treasure. Meanwhile, Nate Cannon is on the hunt for a ruthless killer named McGill who has claimed the lives of men, women and even children across the frontier. Who --- if anyone --- will survive when their paths finally cross?

by Kathleen Kent

Martha Carrier was one of the first women to be accused, tried and hanged as a witch in Salem, Massachusetts. Like her mother, young Sarah Carrier is bright and willful, openly challenging the small, brutal world in which they live. This is the story of Martha's courageous defiance and ultimate death, as told by the daughter who survived.