A graduate of Texas Tech University, author Jolie Carpenter began her publishing career in Dallas.

Spectacular Homes of Texas launched her book series, which highlights the sophisticated style and charm of Texas. For more than a decade, Jolie has worked closely with publisher Brian Carabet to create gorgeous books that dazzle readers with photography showcasing Texas’ luxurious homes and trend-setting restaurants. Many of her original book titles are now produced around the world by Panache Partners.

Jolie’s collection of publications include: Spectacular Homes of Texas, Dream Homes of Texas, Spectacular Restaurants of Texas, Beautiful Homes of Texas, Spectacular Weddings of Texas, Luxury Homes of Texas, Beautiful Bedrooms and Baths of Texas, Spectacular Outdoor Living of Texas, Spectacular Wineries of Texas, and a charming children's book entitled Change is Okay with Kacie Shay. All titles are available online or in major bookstores nationwide.

Jolie lives in Dallas.