Amanda Skenandore

Amanda Skenandore

Amanda Skenandore is an award-winning author of historical fiction and a registered nurse. Her debut novel, Between Earth and Sky, won the 2019 American Library Association's Reading List award for Best Historical Fiction. Her third novel, The Second Life of Mirielle West, was a Reader’s Digest Editor’s Choice, Hoopla Book Club Pick, and 2023 Silicon Valley Reads selection. Amanda’s works have been translated into multiple languages. She lives in Las Vegas with her husband and their pet turtle Lenore. She can be found online at

Amanda’s upcoming writing classes

  1. Fundamentals of Fiction: Point of View

    with Amanda Skenandore

    Dec 19, 2023 • 1½ hour webinar

    Single-session live webinar

    Beginning to intermediate fiction writers

    Free for Premium members!

    Learn the fundamentals of point of view, a critical aspect to every story, and how to use it effectively in your writing with acclaimed author Amanda Skenandore.