Oh, the anticipation! My fellow Antipodean (she lives across the ‘ditch’ in New Zealand!), the fabulous Kara Isaac, has just released the cover of her debut novel, CLOSE TO YOU, a romantic comedy set against the backdrop of a Tolkien tour of New Zealand. You know, where the hobbits live! April, 2016 can’t come soon enough!
I had the pleasure of meeting Kara in Indianapolis, of all places, when we both attended the ACFW (American Christian Fiction Writers) conference in 2013, in order to exchange biscuits! Yep, that’s right! I gave Kara some yummy Australian Tim Tams and I received …
“I can’t go home. It’s not safe. Nowhere is.”
Tess Eckhart isn’t crazy. She’s not suffering from psychosis. She and Luka Williams are part of The Gifting. Before they can find out what that means, the man with all the answers turns up dead. The only thing he left behind? A few patient files that lead to the nation’s most lawless city.
With authorities chasing them, Luka and Tess escape into the very heart of peril and against all odds, find an underground community of people just like them. They aren’t gathered together for the sole purpose of survival, …
Short and sweet today
Most of us don’t have scads of money to splash out on book and need to be wise when it comes to spending our dollars on books. I’d love to know what factors help you decide which books to spend your hard earned cash on!
Meet a reporter and B & B owner in
Kim Vogel Sawyer’s
When Grace Sings
Alexa Zimmerman wonders if the Old Order Mennonite Community in Arborville, Kansas will ever fully accept her. Her family roots aren’t what anyone thought when she first arrived, but she is hopeful that her culinary and hospitality skills will win the skeptics over. The bed-and-breakfast she is operating needs to succeed leading Alexa to allow Briley Forrester, the hotshot reporter from Chicago, to stay as a long-term boarder not fully knowing his real motives for being amongst the
Get comfortable! I’ve recently posted cover art from Thomas Nelson but a few more have popped up so I’ve included them in this combined post with Zondervan releases. It’s been a while since I have done a Zondy cover art post, so this one’s a long one!
I much prefer the newer wedding novella collection covers – A Season to Wed, Toss the Bouquet, and Kiss the Bride – attractive and whimsical, which suits the genre.
How can I not love Whispers in the Reading Room with a library as the backdrop?! Billy’s, Laura’s, and Celeste’s all have …