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Hinrichsen, Ronda Gibb


Biographical History

Ronda Gibb Hinrichsen (born 1966) is a Latter-day Saint author who specializes in LDS and speculative novels.

Ronda Gibb Hinrichsen was born in 1966. Hinrichsen first knew she wanted to pursue a career in writing when she was in the 6th grade. After she realized her love for writing, she went on to study writing at Ricks College, Weber State University, and Utah State University. Hinrichsen has now written four novels, and also contributes fiction and non-fiction articles for LDS and other Christian magazines and Web publications.

Ronda Gibb Hinrichsen website, via WWW, Mar. 28, 2012 (Ronda Gibb Hinrichsen; first knew she wanted to pursue a career in writing when she was in the 6th grade; written four novels, including The Hidden Kingdom, The Prisoner of the Shadows, TRAPPED, and MISSING; has also written numerous fiction and non-fiction articles for The Friend, New Era, Ensign, Guideposts for Kids, Class Act, and

UPB files, Mar. 13, 2013 (Ronda Gibb Hinrichsen; b. 1966)

Literature & Creative Arts database, via WWW, Mar. 13, 2013 (received her Associates Degree in English from Ricks College and studied writing at Weber State University and Utah State University)

Found in 4 Collections and/or Records:

Ronda Gibb Hinrichsen papers

Identifier: MSS 8023
Scope and Contents

Collection contains manuscripts, bookmarks, blog posting, and other materials from Hinrichsen's career as a writer. The papers relate primarily to her novels Trapped, and Heroes of the Highest Order, as well as documenting her writing process. Materials date from between 2009 and 2012.

Dates: 2009-2012

Ronda Gibb Hinrichsen blog posts, 2010-2011

 Series — Box: 1, Folder: 3
Identifier: MSS 8023 Series 3
Scope and Contents

Contains two posts, dated January 25, 2010 from the website, and dated October 11, 2011 from the website, on the writing process, as well as a photograph reference for Hinrichsen's character "Emi"in Trapped.

Dates: 2010-2011

Ronda Gibb Hinrichsen manuscripts for Trapped, 2009-2010

 Series — Box: 1, Folder: 2
Identifier: MSS 8023 Series 2
Scope and Contents

Contains typed and scanned handwritten manuscripts for Trapped, as well as a character sketch for a "Janic Wolford."

Dates: 2009-2010

Ronda Gibb Hinrichsen promotional materials for her published books, 2009-2012

 Series — Box: 1, Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS 8023 Series 1
Scope and Contents

Contains two bookmarks for Hinrichsen's books, Trapped, and Heroes of the Highest Order, and a business card.

Dates: 2009-2012

Additional filters:

Archival Object 3
Collection 1
American literature -- Mormon authors 2
Blogs 2
Manuscripts (for publication) 2
Young adult literature, American 2
Arts, Humanities, and Social Sciences 1