Love You More

"From page one of her courageously vulnerable, intoxicatingly funny memoir about faith and family, it is clear that Jennifer Grant listens to her life with great care.Cathleen Falsani, award-winning religion columnist and author 

"I could not love Love You More more…it offers wisdom, wit and laid-bare honesty in a beautiful book that helps us all see the Divine at work in our families." Caryn Rivadeneira, author of Grumble Hallelujah and Mama's Got a Fake I.D.

"a powerful, tender and eloquent memoir that captures the pain – and the triumph and overwhelming joy – of family, faith and adoption." Maurice Possley, author, Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist and adoptive father

"…a story about the truth of parenting – the ways that dreams and expectations bump up against reality. This book is the Eat, Pray Love of parenting books." Karen Deerwester, parenting expert and author of The Entitlement-Free Child


Jennifer Grant

Jennifer Grant is the author of five works of nonfiction: Love You More, MOMumentalWholehearted LivingDisquiet Time, and When Did Everybody Else Get So Old? Her first book for children, Maybe God Is Like That Too, was published by Beaming Books and won the 2017 gold medal in spirituality from the Moonbeam Spirit Awards for exemplary children’s literature. The second book in the “Maybe” series launches in May 2019 and is called Maybe I Can Love My Neighbor Too. In 2020, Discovery House publishers is releasing two educational concept board books by Jennifer: Consider the Birds (a counting book) and Consider the Lilies (a book about wildflowers and their colors.) With her friend Margot Starbuck, she created the e-guide Writing Nonfiction Book Proposals that Shine. A former newspaper columnist (Chicago Tribune and Sun Times Media papers), Jennifer has been published in Woman’s Day magazine, In Touch, Sojourners, and many other publications, online and otherwise. When she isn’t writing, she works with clients as a developmental editor and speaks at writing conferences including Writing for Your Life, Breathe, and Calvin College’s Festival of Faith and Writing on battling Impostor Syndrome, self-editing best practices, writing for children, and more. She has served as a judge several times for the Christy Awards and for other writing competitions. Jennifer is a lifelong Episcopalian and has been married to David for more than 30 years. They are the parents of four grown and nearly grown children and have two rescue dogs—all of whom they adore. Her literary agent is Adria Goetz at Martin Literary Management. Find her online at or on Twitter @jennifercgrant. Jennifer serves as president of INK: A Creative Collective.