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

Cover Art Reveal: Coming in mid 2017 from Bethany House

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I have to say I’m super impressed with Bethany House’s approach to cover art for their mid 2017 releases. Bethany House are well known for their investment in quality cover art and even if a cover is not to my particular liking, the excellence is always there. But I’m delighted to see them being  more innovative with some of their historical covers, particularly Kate Breslin’s, Melissa Jagears, and Jody Hedlund’s. I love that Kate’s is unique and something they haven’t done before. Melissa and Jody’s retain traditional elements but the backgrounds and positioning of the models are just that bit …

Cover Reveal: Coming in early 2017 from Waterbrook Multnomah

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Waterbrook Multnomah’s early 2017 selection is small but savvy! 

The richness of the colours in the two historical covers really catch the eye and I love the background of Carrie’s especially. While keeping the traditional elements of Christian historical romance cover, the blue of the dress, the vivid greens of the garden, and the unique title fonts give it a fresh look. While Kim’s leans more towards a traditional cover, the model’s positioning and expression catch the eye. I’m tipping that my friend Aaron with love both of these covers sans decapitations!

Katie Ganshert’s cover! Wow – love this modern …

Ruth Logan Herne: The Inside Scoop! (with a giveaway)

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Meet the lovely Ruth Logan Herne and discover her favourite authors, the superhero power she would like to possess, and something very unique about the cover of her latest Double S Ranch novel! Be sure to enter the giveaway below while you are here…

I grew up in…  Rochester, NY

I was inspired to write my first published novel by… “Understood Betsy” by Dorothy Canfield Fisher. As soon as I read that book, I knew what I wanted and was destined to do. Of course life has a way of throwing curves… but here I am!  :)

The books that have

Carol J. Post: The Inside Scoop!

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Central Florida. At least from age eight forward. Before that I lived in Wadsworth, Ohio. What I remember about Ohio is the cold winters, playing outside and being determined I was going to enjoy it, chattering teeth and all. All these years later, I still don’t like the cold. My husband, of course, is the opposite. He would live in Alaska if he could. We always have thermostat wars going on at our house.

I was inspired to write my first published novel by…

I wouldn’t say that my first published novel was inspired by something …

Character Spotlight: Jane Kirkpatrick’s Tabitha, Pherne, and Virgilia (with giveaway)

This Road We TraveledMeet three real life women in

Jane Kirkpatrick’s 

historical novel

The Road We Traveled

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The Story

Drama, Adventure, and Family Struggles Abound as Three Generations Head West on the Oregon Trail

When Tabitha Brown’s son makes the fateful decision to leave Missouri and strike out for Oregon, she refuses to be left behind. Despite her son’s concerns, Tabitha hires her own wagon to join the party. Along with her reluctant daughter and her ever-hopeful granddaughter, the intrepid Tabitha has her misgivings. But family ties are stronger than fear.

The trials they face along the way will severely

Serena Chase & Intermission: Influencing opportunity

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Hello friends! I’m delighted to give my enthusiastic readers the chance to do what they do best – talk up wonderful books they have read. It’s my privilege to be working with the uber talented Serena Chase and as she releases her contemporary YA novel, INTERMISSION, on November 15. This story is the bomb! If you love meaningful writing, beguiling characters, musical theatre, delicious romance, a gutsy tale, AND gushing about novels you adore, why not check out all the info in the application form below. If you are unsure what an influencer does, the application gives you the