Crystal McVea

Crystal McVea is the author of Waking Up in Heaven. With a deep rooted passion for the needy and lost, Crystal speaks around the country bringing a message of hope and redemption. She is a schoolteacher and lives in Oklahoma with her husband Virgil, a US Army veteran, and their four children. To learn more, go to

Books by this Author

Chasing Heaven
Despertar en el cielo (Waking Up in Heaven Spanish Edition)
Waking Up in Heaven


Waking Up in Heaven

The remarkable story of an everyday woman, plagued with guilt and skepticism, who was dramatically changed by the nine minutes she spent in heaven.

My Life in 8 Words

Author Revealed

Q. What 3 personal qualities are most important to you?

A. Faithful, honest and loving

Q. Which living person do you most admire?

A. Joyce Meyer

Q. If you could acquire any talent, what would it be?

A. Musical

Q. What are your most overused words or phrases?

A. Thats Amazing!