Latayne Scott

Latayne C. Scott is the author of over two dozen books published by Zondervan, WaterBrook, W, Howard, Baker, Moody, Kregel, and others. She has in addition published hundreds of magazine articles and poetry and in national magazines such as Today’s Christian Woman, Writer’s Digest, and Guideposts. She received the Distinguished Christian Service Award from Pepperdine University for “Creative Christian Writing” and won numerous other awards for shorter works, including one for humor.

Her novel, A Conspiracy of Breath (2017) was a finalist in the International Book Awards contest. And she has co-written two books with Beth Robinson: Protecting Your Child from Predators (Bethany House 2019) and Talking with Teens about Sexuality (Bethany House 2021). She is a frequent and experienced speaker on radio programs and podcasts and in seminar settings all over North America, and is the Author in Residence at Trinity Southwest University in Albuquerque.

Latayne has two married children, five grandchildren, and a serious addiction to the written word.


Most Recent Project: Under the Banner of the Mormon Code (2022)


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Represented by Tim Beals


Photograph courtesy: Elizabeth Darnell Photography