"Hope Island" was launched on August 1, 2013.  A novel set in Warren County, Kentucky, this book is a romantic thriller with lots of unexpected twists and turns.  It is a refreshing look at life in a small community where the characters are filled with faith and compassion for each other. 

     "Under the Silvery Moon", launched on September 1, 2014,  is a children's book with a message for all ages.  Dedicated to children of military families, this book gives another layer to our perspective on service to our country. 

       God Bless America!




Diana G. Hankla - Author



Kentucky Sunset  - Warren County, KY

"The greatest gift is a passion for reading."        Elizabeth Hardwick

Diana G. Hankla  was born and raised near Bowling Green, KY in the small community of Plano. Growing up on a farm, she learned the value of hard work and education.  With grandparents and parents who continuously worked for the benefit of others, Ms. Hankla hopes that her writing will continue that tradition.                 


Diana G. Hankla lives with her husband, Bill and daughter, Molly near Plano, KY.  Her son, Jason lives with his family in southern Indiana.  Her son, Brandon, is married and is a career Marine. 




For I know the plans I have for you.  Plans to prosper you and not to harm you.  Plans to give you hope and a future.“

Jeremiah 29:11