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Conferences, Workshops, & Book Signings

To contact Rachel for the following, please click the button below:

  • To invite Rachel to speak at your conference or event
  • To invite Rachel to teach a workshop for your group
  • To schedule a book signing
  • To schedule a media interview

Represented by Janet Grant, Books & Such Literary Agency.

Workshops & Conferences

Speaker Topics

Rachel can speak on the following topics or a topic of your choice:

  • Finding Your Niche
  • Your Author’s Aesthetic
  • The Art of Devotional Writing
  • 10 Tips for Daily Devotions
  • How to Stay Encouraged
  • God’s Calling on Your Life
  • Do Not Grow Weary
  • Seasons, Suffering, & Surrender
  • How to Have a Literary Life
  • Jane Austen’s Faith
  • Regency Life

rachel's bio

Author, Speaker, Mentor

Rachel Dodge is the bestselling and award-winning author of The Anne of Green Gables Devotional, as well as The Little Women Devotional, The Secret Garden Devotional, and Praying with Jane: 31 Days Through the Prayers of Jane Austen

Rachel also teaches writing courses, speaks at conferences and women’s groups, works as a freelance writer and editor, and writes for Jane Austen’s World blog.

Rachel is a graduate of the University of Southern California (B.A. in English and Public Relations) and California State University, Sacramento (M.A. in English literature). Rachel judges writing contests, advises writers on projects and proposals, and serves as a judge for writing contests.

A true kindred spirit at heart, Rachel loves books, bonnets, and ball gowns. When she’s not reading or writing, she’s spending time with her family, walking her dog, or working at her local bookstore.

Represented by Janet Grant, President & Founder, Books & Such Literary Agency.

Praise for The Anne of Green Gables Devotional

“If this charmer of a devotion were a dress, it would have puffed sleeves. The puffiest.” 

Robin Jones Gunn,
author of the Haven Maker series and The Christy Miller series