Lorilyn RobertsCountry: United States
BiographyLorilyn Roberts is an award-winning Christian author who writes for the young and the young at heart.
When not writing books, Lorilyn provides closed captioning for television. She's adopted way too many cats from the humane society (she failed as a foster mother) and indulges her border collie, Sirius Black, with far too many walks, but that's because he thinks all her books are wonderful. And yes, he came from the humane society, too.
Lorilyn is a single mother by choice. She adopted her two daughters from Nepal and Vietnam. Read her Amazon best-selling memoir, Children of Dreams, endorsed by New York Times best-selling author Jerry Jenkins, and be inspired.
Lorilyn has been a speaker at various events and functions, including women's groups, adoption support groups, and writer workshops. She is the former president of the Gainesville Chapter of Word Weavers International.
Lorilyn has appeared on many radio and television shows, including WATC 57 Friends & Neighbors out of Atlanta, Georgia, and Discovery Channel's Monsters Inside Me related to increasing awareness of parasitic infections in international adoption.
Lorilyn is the founder of the John 3:16 Marketing Network, a network of Christian authors originally formed to launch books with a Christian worldview. More recently, the network has evolved into a network of Christian authors who share expertise in the ever-changing world of book marketing.
She has written fourteen books and received over thirty-five book awards.