Katherine Spencer is the pen name of American author Anne Canadeo. Under her pseudonym of Katherine Spencer, she writes novels based on the work of the late painter-turned-author Thomas Kinkade, including the Cape Light and Angel Island series. Under her real name of Anne Canadeo, she writes the Black Sheep Knitting Mysteries series and has […]


Cape Light is a series of novels by Thomas Kinkade and Katherine Spencer. The series is inspired by the art of Kinkade’s paintings. The series is a look at the town of Cape Light and the people who live there.


Thomas Kinkade (1958-2012) was an American painter and author. He marketed himself as “Thomas Kinkade, Painter of Light.” It was estimated that 1-in-20 American homes owned a copy of one of his paintings. Aside from his work as a famous painter, he co-authored two series with Katherine Spencer – Cape Light and Angel Island.