Nebraska Authors

Kristen Hanson

AKA: Kristen Casey

Born 1986 Omaha, NE

Kristen Hanson is an Omaha native. She earned her Bachelor’s Degree in Marketing and Journalism from Creighton University while being a record-setting goalkeeper for the Jays Women’s Soccer team. Kristen is a mom of four who stays busy as a stay-at-home mom and entrepreneur. She’s always had a passion for writing and has written children’s books about the adventures she loves to enjoy alongside her kids.

Places Lived

Omaha, NE
Harrisburg, PA

Author Of

  • Fiction


Children's Literature


Bachelor of Arts in Marketing and Journalism, Creighton University, Omaha, NE


Let's All Go to the Pumpkin Patch. 2022.
Let's All Go to the Farm. 2023.

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