K.D. McCrite writes about the people we encounter daily, those ordinary folks who make us laugh and cry while they keep the wheels of life turning. It’s easy for the reader to identify with the everyday characters in K.D.’s stories. Her novel, In Front of God and Everybody, was in the top finalists for the 2013-14 Mark Twain Readers Award. She is the recipient of the 2021 Laura Ingalls Wilder Children’s Literature Award.