Karen Hulene Bartell


Karen Hulene Bartell, author of Sacred Choices, Sovereignty of the Dragons and Untimely Partners, is a best-selling author, motivational keynote speaker, IT technical editor, wife, and all-around pilgrim of life. She writes multicultural, offbeat love stories steeped in the supernatural that lift the spirit.

Dr. Karen Hulene Bartell, professor emeritus of the University of Texas at Austin, resides in the Hill Country with her husband Peter and her 'mews'—five rescued cats.

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Angels from Ashes: Hour of the Wolf
Price: $4.97 USD. Words: 81,120. Language: English. Published: April 9, 2016 by Pen-L Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Paranormal
True love is like a ghost. Many believe in it, but few encounter it. Chloe Clark stumbles on both but, burned by romance, she's unable to recognize true love when it finds her. Faced with the still-unsolved murder of her great-aunt's sister at age fourteen, an ongoing family feud, and a vengeful phantom, Chloe must help her ancestors find peace to be freed of their grasp.
Christmas in Catalonia
Price: $4.97 USD. Words: 77,410. Language: English. Published: November 10, 2015 by Pen-L Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » Chick lit, Fiction » Inspirational
A simple trek through Spain becomes a life-changing journey through fear and hope. A daddy's girl born on Father's Day, Gwen Alton lost faith in men when her father emotionally abandoned her. Despite her impending marriage, she has doubts. A spiritual orphan with trust issues, Gwen lets no one crack her shell of self-reliance.
Appaloosa Eyes: Adopted At Last
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 970. Language: English. Published: October 10, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Nature & the Natural World / Environment
A heartwarming, illustrated story of Mesteño, a mustang colt born wild, then captured and torn from his mother. Adoption saves this yearling, freeing him again. Appropriate for children of all ages.

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appaloosa    chick lit    faith    hope    horse adoption    love    mustang    orphan character    peace    redemption    relationships    romance    young adult