Kate's Blog

Thanksgivings

Thanksgivings

I often have so many things going on, I can easily be at my computer from morning until night. It’s one of many reasons I love my dog, Piper. She gets me out of the house as we go on our daily walks. This morning, as we were out and about, I was running through my...

Feelings of Fall

Feelings of Fall

I absolutely love Fall! It’s the setting of several of my novels, including my latest, A Lancaster Family Secret. Ignoring the scary Halloween décor that intrigues Piper, I see so many cute Autumn decorations as we walk in the mornings. Not to mention all the lovely...

The Dog Days of Summer

The Dog Days of Summer

I have always wondered what the Dog Days of Summer meant. Now I have found out that there is actually a National Dog Day on August 26. For me and Piper every day should be National Dog Day. I got to thinking about how much I love dogs and how I have rarely been...

My newest book

About Kate

Kate Lloyd is a bestselling novelist, a mother of two sons, and a passionate observer of human relationships.

A native of Baltimore, Kate spends time with family and friends in Lancaster County, Pennsylvania, the inspiration for Leaving Lancaster. She is a member of the Lancaster County Mennonite Historical Society.

Kate and her husband live in the Pacific Northwest, the setting for Kate's first novel, A Portrait of Marguerite. Kate studied painting and sculpture in college. She has worked a variety of jobs, including car salesman and restaurateur.