Author of two wedding bestsellers.


More than 150,000 books sold

"Think Katie's work is just for women? Think again. I'm a man (obviously), and my business tripled, too!"


Made six figures:



Hachette Book Group

A Practical Wedding, Revised Edition

December 17, 2019

Hachette Book Group

A Practical Wedding Planner

January 5, 2016

Hachette Book Group

A Practical Wedding, First Edition

December 27, 2011

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A Practical Wedding was a pioneer in the online publishing space, and became one of the largest wedding publications in the world.

“The bible of all wedding reason.”

— The Huffington Post

"Keene's wedding planning guide is a fresh, sane voice in a field of guides pushing big budget weddings."

From The Critics:

-Library Journal

"Keene offers couples of all faiths, ages, budgets, and sexual orientations a wise and well-written hands-on guide for navigating the complexities of etiquette and cultural expectation." (Five Stars)

-Portland Book Review

"Expect a big-hearted, broad-minded, super smart low-down on the indispensable practicalities of getting married."

-Book Page

Keene works on both sides of the brain...[offering] perspective that'll calm any bride and groom...


"Sure, Pinterest boards are a fantastic wedding resource. But, how can you transform those beautiful photos into a reality? Keene helps engaged couples do just that. From its practical charts and spreadsheets to its fluff -free suggestions, this planner is one you'll want to make your dreams come true (within your budget)."

-Brit + Co.

"In this sane and comprehensive guide, Keene guides partners through every step of marriage, from announcements to thank-you notes -- all with a decidedly realistic stance. This 2011 classic is a must-buy if not already owned."

-Library Journal

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