Author Profile

Kim Michele Richardson

Kim Michele Richardson Bestselling author, Kim Michele Richardson, is a Kentuckian through-and-through. She’s an advocate for the prevention of child and domestic abuse and the author of the bestselling memoir, The Unbreakable Child.  She's a book critic for the New York Journal of Books, and the founder of Shy Rabbit, a writers residency scholarship. Her other historical novels include Liar’s Bench, GodPretty in the Tobacco Field, and The Sisters of Glass Ferry.  Kim Michele’s latest work of historical fiction, The Book Woman of Troublesome Creek, is inspired by the historical "blue people" of Kentucky and the fierce and brave Kentucky Packhorse librarians who lived and worked in Kentucky during the Great Depression.

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