A true Southern woman who knows any cook worth her gumbo always starts with a roux, Christa Allan is an award-winning author who writes women’s fiction, stories of hope and redemption. Since You’ve Been Gone, her latest novel, released in October. Her other novels include A Test of Faith, Threads of Hope, Walking on Broken Glass, The Edge of Grace. All They Want for Christmas.
She has been invited to Southern Festival of Books, Louisiana Book Festival, Grand Festival of Art and Books, Pulpwood Queens Weekend and is a speaker at several conferences throughout the year. She is a member of RWA, Women’s Fiction Writers Association and the Southern Louisiana Chapter of Romance Writers.
Christa is the mother of five, grandmother of three, and recently retired after teaching twenty-five years of high school English. Lifetime residents of New Orleans, she and her husband Ken recently moved to Houston to spend more time with their children and grandchildren. Otherwise, they spend time pacifying their three neurotic cats and their dog Herman.