Carolyne Aarsen, originally a city girl, was transplanted to the country when she got married. While raising four children, foster children, and various animals Carolyne found time to write. Her first book sold in 1997 and since then has sold over 1.5 million books with three different publishers. Now she is self-publishing and loving it. Her stories show a love of open spaces, the community of small towns and the power of faith.