Elaine Littau

Biography

Elaine Littau is the best selling author of many published books and magazine and newspaper articles. She is a mentor/coach for other authors and enjoys teaching book marketing techniques as well as public speaking for groups. Many enjoy listening to her humorous take on life. Even the most simple activity takes on a life of it's own when Elaine is involved in the telling of it. Some of her favorite events have been speaking to young people about pursuing their dreams. She has been a church secretary, led women's groups, taught pre-school and Sunday school, and was a mentor for the M.O.P. S. (Mothers of Preschoolers) group in her community.

Her writings have also received recognition: "Nan's Journey"- Named Best Christian Historical Fiction 2008 by Christian Story Tellers and "Luke's Legacy"- Honorable Mention Christian Historical Fiction 2010 by Christian Story Tellers.
Elaine and Terry, her husband since 1975, reside on a small acreage near Perryton, Texas where they enjoy spending time with family and friends. They raised three sons and now enjoy three daughters-in-law and five grandchildren.

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Books

Three Teeth and a Toenail
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 40,800. Language: English. Published: August 8, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Family relationships
Three Teeth and a Toenail is a collection of events in the life of the author and her family. While most people live through such things and don't care to reflect on them, Elaine sees the humor in almost everything. This is the book family and friends have been waiting for her to write. Anyone who loves good, clean humor will want this enjoyable r
Running to Her Future
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 62,300. Language: English. Published: August 4, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Christian » Western, Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
The country was experiencing great droughts and the worst economic depression to date. Even in this dire circumstance, Doris Grant found hope with the chance to obtain free land in the Oklahoma Territory of the Cherokee Strip Land Run of 1893. It was one way to make her way alone in the world.
Elk's Resolve
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 68,940. Language: English. Published: August 2, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Christian » Romance, Fiction » Christian » Western
Driven to escape his past and the demons who haunt him, Elk discovers a love he long thought dead. Set against the rugged beauty of the Colorado Rockies of the 1800’s, Elk’s Resolve follows the travails and triumphs of Elk, the White Indian. Guided by the hand of God, he finds his true self and defeats the voices who demand his destruction.
Luke's Legacy
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 64,900. Language: English. Published: August 2, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Christian » Romance, Fiction » Christian » Western
Pursuit of adventure caused Luke and Bonnie to join the wagon train west. Thirst for love drove Ruby away from her loving home and caused her to grow up faster than her thirteen years could fathom. Catastrophe caught Luke in its clutches and made him choose the legacy he would leave behind.
Capture the Wandering Heart
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 66,510. Language: English. Published: July 24, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Christian » Romance, Fiction » Christian » Historical
In 1866 Palo Duro Canyon, Texas, a medicine woman's skills were put to the test as her little boy, Nobel watched. A series of events began on that day and eventually drove him from the place that he loved until, years later, he returned to the canyon with his wife, Myrtle, and their children. There they fight against evil from the past and present. Myrtle and her friend Sally find love at last.
Nan's Journey
Price: Free! Words: 60,130. Language: English. Published: July 10, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Christian » Romance, Fiction » Christian » Western
Desperate to save her life and that of her five-year-old brother, Nan packs and flees an abusive home, embarking on a journey that will test her faith, determination, and spirit. Set in the 1800s, Nan’s Journey, follows Nan and her brother, Elmer, as they seek safety.
Some Happy Day
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 56,380. Language: English. Published: February 5, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Christian » Western, Fiction » Christian » Historical
John Nobel had his hands full when he found a little toddler wandering in the tall grass of the Great Plains. Who was this child? Where were her parents? How would he evade the law long enough to see that she was safe? Would he ever have a home of his own or was he to remain a fugitive?
Timothy's Home
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 59,790. Language: English. Published: September 26, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Christian » Western
(5.00)
The old trunk sat unclaimed on the depot platform for more than two decades. John Forrester 's decision to use it as an escape vehicle would result in it becoming either an untimely coffin or a way to freedom for his only nephew, Timothy.
The Eyes of a Stranger
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 56,040. Language: English. Published: April 19, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Christian » Historical
(5.00)
Rejection was an emotion Gertie Brenan knew well. At the age of eighteen, she finds herself at the threshold of life and comes to realize that because of the rejection of her fiancé, many options are open to her. She now has freedom that few women of her time were afforded. The Eyes of a Stranger is set in the beauty of Denver, Colorado in the 1860s.

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