Kathi Macias is a multi-award winning writer who has authored nearly 40 books and ghostwritten several others. A former newspaper columnist and string reporter, Kathi has taught creative and business writing in various venues and has been a guest on many radio and television programs. Kathi is a popular speaker at churches, women’s clubs and retreats, and writers’ conferences. She won the 2008 Member of the Year award from AWSA (Advanced Writers and Speakers Association) and was the 2011 Author of the Year from BooksandAuthors.net. Kathi’s passion to help “set the captives free” led her to pen the Freedom Series of three novels, Deliver Me from Evil, Special Delivery, and The Deliverer.
Kathi also authored the Extreme Devotion Series on the persecuted church, out of which her novel on religious persecution in China, Red Ink, was named Golden Scrolls 2011 Novel of the Year and was also a Carol Award Finalist; her October 2012 release, Unexpected Christmas Hero, was named 2012 Book of the Year by BookandAuthors.net. Her latest book, The Moses Quilt, is the first of three Quilt Series novels about contemporary women who gain strength and healing from great women in history and the quilts that tell their story.
A mother and grandmother, Kathi and her husband, Al, call California home.