Kristen's books include "Return to Intercourse: An Amish Romance" (which she wrote in under two weeks as an assignment for "By The Book") and the forthcoming William Morrow/Harper Collins publication, "So You Want to Start A Podcast" (a practical and inspirational guide to finding your voice, launching your show, and building your community).


So You Want to Start a Podcast: Finding Your Voice, Telling Your Story, and Building a Community that Will Listen

August 2019, William Morrow/Harper Collins

An inspiring, comprehensive, step-by-step guide to creating a hit show, So You Want to Start a Podcast covers everything from hosting and guest booking to editing and marketing - while offering plenty of encouragement and insider stories along the way. Kristen believes that we each have a unique voice that deserves to be heard. But many of us need some help transforming our ideas into reality. And she's here to help.

Return to Intercourse: An Amish Romance

September 2017, Self Published

Amish teen Sarah Yoder is enjoying her Rumspringa romance with aspiring NASCAR driver Tanner Chace when she's called back to her hometown of Intercourse to help her ailing father and struggling family after a tragic barn raising accident. While she loves her family and eagerly pitches in back home, Sarah also misses the speed and abandon of life with Tanner. But when a strange new farmhand comes to help in the family stables, Sarah realizes there may be satisfaction in a slower, less reckless path.