Kristi Ann Hunter: The Writer & her Book (with giveaway) Laura Frantz: The Writer and her Book (with giveaway) Can’t Help Falling by Kara Isaac Cover Reveal: Coming in early 2017 from Waterbrook Multnomah

The Reading Habits of Susan May Warren (with giveaway)

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If you’ve been reading Christian Fiction for any length of time you are sure to have heard of Susan May Warren and it’s very likely you’ve read one or more of her novels. Contemporary, romance, historical, romantic suspense, Susie May has made her mark! Enjoy this insight into Susie’s reading habits and be sure to  enter the giveaway below.

Are you a re-reader? Why, or why not? And if you are, what are some of the books you have read over and over?

I am!!  I love stories, characters and WORDS. I’m a crazy person who totally defaces my books …

Bookish Question of the Week

bookishqu250butterflyI want to talk series today! I love a great series that draws me into the characters lives, when minor characters become major characters in the next books. Some stand out series for me are:

Ronie Kendig’s Discarded Heroes

Lisa T. Bergren’s River of Time

Tamara Leigh’s Age of Faith

Susan May Warren’s Montana Fire

Francine Rivers’ Mark of the Lion

Bodie Thoene’s Zion Covenant and Chronicles

Dee Henderson’s O’Malleys

Becky Wade’s Porter series

Mindy Starns Clark’s Million Dollar Mysteries

…to name a few!

But I do notice that when it comes to reviews, subsequent books in series usually get …

Rachelle Dekker: The Writer & her Book (with giveaway)

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Chatting with the lovely Rachelle Dekker today about Ellen, Captain Holly Short, and her character, Kane. Enjoy the interview and enter to win the Seer Novel trilogy via the Rafflecopter form below.

The Writer

Please describe yourself in three words (ask your best friend or family if you are struggling!)

Quirky, optimistic, and often lost in thought. (I know that was more than three words!)

What’s your favorite season, and why?

Fall. I love the colors, the flavors, and the weather, and Halloween is my favorite holiday.

What is the best part of your day?

Morning. I like to be …

The Thorn Healer by Pepper Basham

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Jessica Ross’ scars run much deeper than the wounds of a world at war. Determined to escape the ghosts of her past and the German influence on her nightmares, she returns home to the sleepy Appalachian town of Hot Springs, NC, only to find the renowned Mountain Park Hotel has been converted into a ‘prison’ for displaced Germans and, much to Jessica’s dismay, her grandparents have befriended one of them.

August Reinhold has not only found kinship with Jessica’s grandparents, but as they share their granddaughter’s letters from the Front, he discovers a surprising bond drawing him toward the

Samuel Parker: The Writer & His Book (with giveaway)

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Today I’m chatting with debut novelist, Samuel Parker, about his thriller, the best part of his day, and the working title of Purgatory Road. Be sure to enter the giveaway for the chance to win a copy of Purgatory Road via the Rafflecopter form below, for yourself or the thriller reader in your life.

The Writer

Please describe yourself in three words (ask your best friend or family if you are struggling!)

Witty, Intelligent, Determined (According to my wife)

What’s your favourite season, and why?

Fall.  I like the cooler days and the haunting feel of the season.

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Novel Journey Book Club, 2017

2016 marked a decade of blogging here at Relz Reviewz and it’s just dawned on me that I’m entering my book club’s fifteenth year this February! It has undergone a few name changes during those years, firstly meeting at my former church then transitioning to my home once we completed a home extension and had the space. We have met in my home for the past thirteen years and I look forward to catching up with my friends to talk books and life. My dear friends, Tracy and Julie, inaugural members who still attend to this day. We have a …