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Local author and life coach Karin Freeland wins First Place award in The BookFest contest for new book

GREENVILLE, S.C. –  Award-winning author Karin Freeland’s latest book, Grab Life by the Dreams, recently won First Place in the Non-Fiction, Self-Help > Motivation category in The BookFest Spring 2024 contest.

Grab Life by the Dreams: The Essential Guide to Getting Unstuck and Living Your Purpose is Freeland’s sophomore book, designed to help readers get unstuck, discover their true purpose, and create an actionable plan to achieve it. 

The book is available here. The audiobook version is also available on Audible, which is narrated by Freeland herself, as well as the Official Companion Workbook & Reflection Journal, the perfect tool to implement everything readers learn in the book.

Dedicated to empowering women to reinvent their careers and achieve unprecedented levels of success, Freeland is a recovered corporate workaholic with a passion for guiding women toward realizing their aspirations. She employs her innovative coaching programs and proprietary EDIT™ Methodology to equip them with the tools and strategies to overcome obstacles, live their purpose, and create a balanced, fulfilling career.

She now runs Karin Freeland Coaching & Consulting and is the host of the Rock Your Reinvention Podcast. In addition to her coaching and speaking engagements, she shares her wisdom and expertise with a broader audience through her regular Monthly Mindset segment on the local news station, providing tips and actionable strategies for personal growth and success.

“This award is such an honor to receive because I set out to create a book that would motivate readers to believe in themselves,” said Freeland. “It really is possible to change your life, and anyone wanting to grab their life by the dreams should check out my book.”

About Karin Freeland:

Karin Freeland is a certified Life Reinvention Coach focused on helping women transform their lives and achieve their dreams by using the lessons she learned in her 15 years in the corporate sector.  She is an award-winning author, and was recognized by Entrepreneurs Herald as one of the Top 20 Life Coaches To Look Out For In 2021. She was named a Woman of Influence by the SC Biz Journals in 2024. Learn more about her and her company Karin Freeland Coaching & Consulting, LLC at


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