Fran Lynghaug has authored Horses of Distinction and the award-winning book, The Official Horse Breeds Standards Guide. She has co-authored Dennis Brouse on Horse Training together with that TV series horse trainer (from RFD TV and PBS), which has garnered international sales. She Americanized the international book, Your Horse, The Illustrated Handbook to Owning And Caring For Your Horse. Genesis, The Original Love Story is her first novel. It placed ninth out of 103 book submissions in a nation-wide annual book contest, all genres. She has been a leader in Christian prayer teams and women's ministries, Bible study groups, and other church ministries. She is a born again, Spirit filled Christian and has been for more than 45 years. She lives in Downing, Wisconsin with her husband of 52 years. She gives credit to her heavenly Father for the success of all her books.