Kathleen Vincenz is the author of many books for children and teens. She enjoys writing about family and faith with warmth and humor. She is the founder of Squirrels at the Door Publishing, a children's publishing outlet for middle-grade novels and educational online content.

She lives on a hill with her husband and many woodland friends. In her other work, she is a technical writer and explains how to use software to solve engineering problems.

Podcasts and Interviews

Magazine articles

The Cleanest, Most Efficient Engine is a Diesel?, Boy’s Quest

 Shoes: Some Do, Some Don’t, Appleseeds

 Animal, Vegetable, or Measurement, Boy's Life

 Ten Trashy Truths, Boy’s Life

Get Your Junior Jazzercise On, kidzwonder

Free Stuff

Radio plays about Mattie and Ryan, two teens who bicker, bicker, bicker (Mattie Loves Ryan and Pet Names)

Stories about the sisters in Over the Falls in a Suitcase (Christmas Surprises and How to Eat a Pie)


Society of Children's Writers and Illustrators

The Habit

Catholic Writers Guild

Upcoming Events

Blue Water Street Fair – Thursday, July 18

Northville Buy Michigan Now – Saturday, August 3

Funky Ferndale - Saturday, September 21

Ann Arbor Bookfest – Waiting acceptance

Creative Slingers of Ink Holiday Book Festival – Saturday, November 30