BESTSELLING AND AWARD-WINNING AUTHOR LORI CRANE IS A WRITER OF HISTORICAL FICTION AND THE OCCASIONAL THRILLER. Her books have climbed to the Kindle Top 100 lists many times, including “Elly Hays” which debuted at #1 in Native American stories. She has also enjoyed a place among her peers in the Top 100 historical fiction authors on Amazon, climbing to #23. She is a native Mississippi belle currently residing in greater Nashville. She is a professional musician by night – an indie author by day.

Lori Crane is a Southern storyteller of the first order.” ~Writer’s Digest

Lori Crane is a must-read author.” ~Readers’ Favorite

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The Okatibbee Creek Series
Okatibbee Creek
An Orphan’s Heart
Elly Hays
The Stuckey’s Bridge Trilogy
The Legend of Stuckey’s Bridge
Stuckey’s Legacy: The Legend Continues
Stuckey’s Gold: The Curse of Lake Juzan
The Culpepper Saga
I, John Culpepper
John Culpepper the Merchant
John Culpepper, Esquire
Culpepper’s Rebellion
Other Books
Savannah’s Bluebird
The Culpepper-Fairfax Scandal (coming in 2016)
Witch Dance (coming in 2016)
On This Day: A Perpetual Calendar for Family Genealogy 
Visit the book’s fan pages on Facebook at “The Legend of Stuckey’s Bridge,” “Okatibbee Creek – the novel,” and “Culpepper Saga” for photos, historical documents, and more information about the books and the author. If you are a descendant of the Rodgers family from “Okatibbee Creek,” please join our Facebook page at “Descendants of Hays Rodgers Sr.”


Literary Awards

Bronze medal in literary fiction at the 2013 eLit Book Awards for “Okatibbee Creek.”
Honorable mention in historical fiction at the 2013 Midwest Book Festival for “Okatibbee Creek.”
Finalist in the 2014 Eric Hoffer Awards for “An Orphan’s Heart.”
Honorable mention in general fiction at the 2013 Midwest Book Festival for “Elly Hays.”
Shortlisted for ’50 Self-published Books Worth Reading in 2013/14′ at Indie Author Land for “Elly Hays.”
“Elly Hays” debuted at #1 on Amazon Kindle in Native American stories.

Lori’s blog here.

Visit Lori’s Amazon page.

(photo courtesy of JenQPhotography)

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