Christopher Lentz


Christopher Lentz is the acclaimed author of Opening Doors (biography, 2019), My Friend Marilyn (historical fiction, 2018) and The Blossom Trilogy (historical romance). His books are about hope, second chances and outcasts overcoming obstacles. But most of all, they’re about how love changes everything.

Lentz made his mark as a corporate-marketing executive before becoming a full-time storyteller.

When asked to offer a dozen things people should know about him, Lentz says he:
• Is an author who gave Marilyn Monroe a second chance
• Kissed the love of his life atop the Eiffel Tower
• Lives in a haunted Victorian house
• Earned a paycheck dressing up as Winnie the Pooh at Disneyland
• Stands in awe of lightening, thunder and his wife’s from-scratch chocolate cake
• Was born on the 6th of July, but he’s a firecracker just the same
• Loves a book that reads like a movie
• Climbed the Great Wall of China…yes, climbed, one does not just walk on it
• Snorkeled the Great Barrier Reef
• Firmly believes it isn’t hoarding if your stuff’s cool
• Survived acupuncture, cupping (which is nothing like spooning) and a spinal tap
• Discovered that life’s second chapter is the sweetest

He resides in Southern California with his high-school-sweetheart wife and family. To learn more, please visit or

Where to find Christopher Lentz online


Christopher Lentz: Dreams Do Come True
With hard work and courage, dreams can come true. Christopher Lentz talks about the five big dreams that have come true in his lifetime…so far, that is.


My Friend Marilyn: The Great American Destination Series
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 111,180. Language: English. Published: May 28, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Romance » Historical » General
After being named Marilyn Monroe's assistant, a sassy small-town spinster is surrounded by show-biz temptations and hidden dangers. Together, the blonde bombshell and the big-and-bold bombshell-dropper discover how hearts can sometimes see what eyes cannot.
Blossom on the Road of Dreams: A Blossom Trilogy Novella
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 37,320. Language: English. Published: August 10, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical » General, Fiction » Historical » USA
Fleeing the ashes and their past lives in San Francisco in 1906, lovers take the ultimate road trip on a path of no return. Their journey in a covered wagon is anything but easy. Second chances rarely are. This installment in The Blossom Trilogy can be read as a standalone.
Blossom: Book One of the Blossom Trilogy
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 90,160. Language: English. Published: April 13, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical » General, Fiction » Historical » USA
Irresistibly drawn to each other, fortune-cookie maker Blossom Sun and silver-fortune heir Brock St. Clair find love at first sight. They also find that every secret has a price. The problem: He’s about to be married and she’s engaged. The bigger problem: It’s April 18, 1906, and a catastrophic earthquake and inferno are about to bring San Francisco to its knees.