Nancy B. Kennedy worked in newspapers for many years, including a stint as an editor for Dow Jonesís pioneering electronic news service. As a financial writer, she worked for many newspapers and magazines, including the New York Times and the online Wall Street Journal, and for the financial services firm Merrill Lynch. As an editor she worked for such well-respected publishing houses as Princeton University Press and Ecco Press.
Ms. Kennedy's latest books are four titles in the Miracles & Moments of Grace series: Inspiring Stories from Military Chaplains (Leafwood, 2011), Inspiring Stories from Doctors (Leafwood, 2012), Inspiring Stories from Moms (Leafwood, 2013) and Inspiring Stories of Survival (Leafwood, 2014). She has also written a book of weight loss success stories titled How We Did It: Weight Loss Choices that Will Work for You (Leafwood, 2011).
She has also authored two childrenís books with Concordia Publishing House, both teacher resources that combine science activities with stories of faithóMake It, Shake It, Mix It Up (2008) andEven the Sound Waves Obey Him (2005).
A member of the Authors Guild, Ms. Kennedy continues to write articles and personal essays for books, magazines and newspapers. Many can be found at her website, www.nancybkennedy.com.
Ms. Kennedy and her husband, John, live in Hopewell, N.J., with their son, Evan.