Herb Marlow

Intriguing tales…told Texas-style… are the hallmark of legendary children’s author, Herb Marlow.  The acclaimed writer, educator, and counselor offers a rich series of historic and adventure novels that are destined to become classics for children of all ages.These timeless treasures spark the imagination and remove the mystery from history as young readers interact with captivating characters and creatures.

Dr. Herb Marlow has been featured on TV, radio and in print publications nationwide.  He is an established authority on childhood issues, a motivational speaker for children and adults, a professional counselor, and a rancher. He and his wife reside on a small working ranch in East Texas.

The Writer

Dr. Marlow has written 23 fiction books for children and young adults.  In addition, he has written a trilogy of books on parenting that educate parents on issues they’ll face from the time they become parents through the continuum of life, as well as several books for teachers and parents to aid them in dealing with ADD/ADHD and childhood behavioral disorders.

The Educator

Herb Marlow is a captivating speaker and storyteller whose tales engage students and adults alike. Bringing his own real-life stories of challenge and triumph into each speaking engagement, he helps people see their worlds from a higher point of view.

In schools, children love the excitement of meeting a real author, especially a warm grandfatherly cowboy like Herb Marlow. As he speaks before each auditorium full of young faces, he finds that lives are touched and children are motivated by the stories he tells and the lessons he shares.

The Counselor

Dr. Marlow spent a portion of his adult life as a pastor.However, seeing the myriad of heartaches faced by the people he served, he returned to university to obtain his Ph.D. in counseling and to begin a private pastoral counseling practice.  He continues to provide counseling today through a unique Internet-based, on-line counseling service.

The Man

Herb has been married to Lynn Marlow, for over 43 years.Together, they have successfully raised three children.

Author Interview

Author of:

Dangerous Ground and Other Old West Short Stories by Herb Marlow

Outlaws West by Herb Marlow



The Laughter of God by Herb Marlow

The River Series by Herb Marlow

Winchester Battles Series, Book 1: Winchester Doctor by Herb Marlow


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