Andrea Boeshaar, Author
Andrea & her granddaughters
Andrea Boeshaar has been married for nearly 40 years. She and her husband Daniel have 3 wonderful sons, 1 beautiful daughter-in-law, and 5 precious grandchildren.
Andrea’s publishing career began in 1994 when her first novel was released by Heartsong Presents (Barbour Publishing). She went on to write numerous romances for the book club and was voted one of the line’s “Favorite Authors” several times over. Andrea also wrote trade fiction for Barbour Publishing before helping to kick off Summerside Press’s “Love Finds You” line in 2008 with her novel Love Finds You in Miracle, Kentucky. In addition, she helped re-introduce Charisma House’s fiction line “Realms” into the CBA with her historical series Seasons of Redemption. She wrote another series for Realms/Charisma House called Fabric of Time. Book two of that series, Threads of Faith, finaled in the Inspirational Readers Choice Awards contest. Her third book in the series, Threads of Love, finaled in the National Excellence of Romance Fiction Award contest. Her latest historical novel, A Thousand Shall Fall (Kregel Publications), releases in late November and a contemporary novella collection, Seasons of Love (Prism Book Group), releases just before Christmas.
Having a heart for other writers, Andrea co-founded ACFW (American Christian Fiction Writers) and served on its Advisory Board for a number of years. She maintains her membership in the organization and is a member of her local ACFW chapter, ACFW-WISE. She is also a member of CAN (Christian Authors Network). In 2007, Andrea earned her certification in Christian life coaching from PCCCA (Professional Christian Coaching and Counseling Academy). She now coaches writers through their projects through Steeple View Coaching. She's also passionate about eradicating illiteracy by providing Christian alternatives to readers.