Vickie McDonough is an award-winning author of 25 books and novellas. Her books have won the Inspirational Reader's Choice Contest, Texas Gold, the ACFW Noble Theme contest, and she has been a multi-year finalist in ACFW’s Carol Awards. She is the author of the fun and feisty Texas Boardinghouse Brides series and author of Long Trail Home and End of the Trail, in which she partners with Susan Page Davis and Darlene Franklin. Vickie is currently serving her third year as the ACFW treasurer. She and her husband live in Oklahoma. She is a wife of thirty-five years, mother of four grown sons and grandma to a feisty six-year-old girl. When she’s not writing, Vickie enjoys reading, gardening, watching movies, and traveling. To learn more about Vickie's books, visit her website: www.vickiemcdonough.com.