Kristin L. Walters

About me

I write historical fiction, between changing diapers and reading Little Critter books on repeat.

From my website

A Week in the 17th Century (Two Book Reviews)

In the last week, I’ve read two novels set in the 17th century, and I’ve come to the conclusion that if I had access to Dr. Who’s police box, I would steer well clear of the 1600s. Both books I read were of the grittier sort, which is my favorite…

A Stolen Voice

My niece challenged me last night to the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge. That kind of spectacle is not really my thing, but words are. So I’ll tell you why I’m glad dumping buckets of water on people has become a trend and brought awareness to this terrible disease. * ALS…

Cutting the Curl: How I Let My Baby Grow Up in One Fell Swoop

It started with Fancy Nancy. My 4-year-old daughter Ruby discovered her at the local public library, where we went for story time every week this summer. We checked out several Nancy books, Ruby’s favorite of which was called Fancy Nancy: Hair Do’s and Hair Don’ts. I got nervous as we…

 
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