New York Times best-selling author Karen Kingsbury is America’s favorite inspirational novelist with over 20 million books in print. Her Life-Changing Fiction™ has produced multiple best sellers including Unlocked, Leaving, Take One, Between Sundays, Even Now, One Tuesday Morning, Beyond Tuesday Morning, and Ever After, which was named the 2007 Christian Book of the Year. An award-winning author and newly published songwriter, Karen has several movies optioned for production, and her novel Like Dandelion Dust was made into a major motion picture and is now available on DVD. Karen is also a nationally known speaker with several women’s groups including Women of Faith. She lives in Tennessee with her husband, Don, and their five sons, three of whom are adopted from Haiti. Their daughter Kelsey is married to Christian artist Kyle Kupecky.
Born in Buenos Aires, Argentina, Valeria’s academic background focused initially in Fine Arts. She graduated from the University of Buenos Aires with a degree in Graphic Design & Visual Communication. Valeria now illustrates for publishers around the world and investigates the use of new methods and materials in a constant pursuit of new expressive forms.
It brought tears to my son-in-laws eyes when reading it to his 8 year old daughter. The book is geared more toward 5 and under as far as I am concerned. Read morePublished 2 months ago by Grammy2sies
I love the bible verses throughout and the encouragement for my son to let him know I'll cheer him on in life!Published 2 months ago by Heather
Big fan of Kingsbury's children's books -- and I was equally happy with this one. First-person "mom" narrator speaking her son, and ends with being the "mom"... Read morePublished 3 months ago by A&J
Karen Kingsbury writes from the heart of a mother raising boys. My grandsons have enjoyed the book. Read more
I read this to my little boy once and I could barely get thru it with out me crying. I haven't read it again because it chokes me up. Such a beautiful book.Published 6 months ago by Niffer
It's okay, I would like more emphasis on God though, not just the last page.Published 6 months ago by 97
I received a copy of Whatever You Grow Up to Be to review as part of the Z Blog Squad. The book brought a wee tear to me eye as I read through it. Read morePublished 11 months ago by MeasuringFlower
I received a free copy of "Whatever You Grow Up to Be" by Karen Kingsbury from Zondervan in order for me to do a review as part of the Z Blog Squad. Read morePublished 11 months ago by Becky Dempsey