CATHERINE LEGGITTPhoto by Kathy Frank Photography


Catherine Leggitt is an author and inspirational speaker presently residing in northern California. Her first cozy mystery series, "Payne & Misery," "The Dunn Deal," and "Parrish the Thought," was published by Ellechor Media and currently await reissue in the spring of 2016 by Mountain View Books. Three years ago, Catherine began speaking at women's functions.

In addition to writing and speaking, Catherine is the mother of three brilliant children who have collectively produced six incredible grandchildren. An avid Bible student, Catherine sings in the church choir, and is passionate about reading. She loves zip lining and has a great desire to travel more—especially to any place a zip-line over the jungle might be available.

"Payne & Misery," the first Christine Sterling Mystery, won second place at the Orange County Christian Writer's Conference in 2010. "Parrish the Thought" made the quarterfinals in the 2011 Amazon Breakthrough Novel Contest before Ellechor Media published the trilogy from 2011 to 2015.

Mountainview Books released Catherine’s latest book, ”The Road to Terminus” in September of 2015. Mountainview will reissue the Christine Sterling Mysteries in the spring of 2016.

" ...for the joy of the LORD is your strength."

Nehemiah 8:10