Fall into Suspense Giveaway! Many Sparrows by Lori Benton (with giveaway) Kara Isaac: The Writer & Her Book (with giveaway) Coming in early 2018 from Bethany House

Character Spotlight: Suzanne Woods Fisher’s Betsy Zook (with giveaway)

the-returnMeet a young German immigrant in

Suzanne Woods Fisher’s

Amish historical

The Return



The Story

Beautiful and winsome, Betsy Zook never questioned her family’s rigid expectations, nor those of devoted Hans, but then she never had to. Not until the night when she’s taken captive in a surprise Indian raid. During her captivity, Betsy faces brutality and hardship, but also unexpected kindness. She draws strength from native Caleb, who encourages her to find God in all circumstances. She finds herself torn between her pious upbringing and the intense new feelings this compelling man awakens within her. 

Handsome and

Many Sparrows by Lori Benton (with giveaway)

Many SparrowsSynopsis:~

Either she and her children would emerge from that wilderness together, or none of them would…

In 1774, the Ohio-Kentucky frontier pulses with rising tension and brutal conflicts as Colonists push westward and encroach upon Native American territories. The young Inglesby family is making the perilous journey west when an accident sends Philip back to Redstone Fort for help, forcing him to leave his pregnant wife Clare and their four-year old son Jacob on a remote mountain trail. When Philip does not return and Jacob disappears from the wagon under the cover of darkness, Clare awakens the next morning

Lynette Eason: The Writer & her Book (with giveaway)

Lynette Eason

The lovely Lynette chats about Ellen, which character took her by surprise, and using baby name lists! Be sure to enter the giveaway below for your chance to win a copy of the final Elite Guardians story, Chasing Secrets.


The Writer

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

Work-a-holic, compassionate, fun

What’s your favourite season, and why?

Fall or winter. I love both because they’re not hot and there’s no pollen.

What is the best part of your day?

When it’s time to eat…haha!

What do you miss most about

Heidi Chiavaroli: The Writer & Her Book (with giveaway)


I’m delighted to be chatting with debut author, Heidi Chaivaroli, about her time-slip novel, why she loves mornings, and Autumn Manning, a character that has stuck in her mind this year. Be sure to enter the giveaway below for the chance to get your hands on a copy of Freedom’s Ring!


The Writer

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

Oh, this is a struggle. I asked my hubby. He said I was friendly (I talk to strangers everywhere I go) and sometimes stubborn (I prefer determined!). I …

Fatal Mistake by Susan Sleeman (with giveaway)

Fatal Mistake by Susan SleemanSynopsis:~

Each day could be her last…but not if he can help it.

Tara Parrish is the only person ever to survive an attack by the Lone Wolf bomber. Scared and emotionally scarred by her near death, she goes into hiding with only one plan–to stay alive for another day. She knows he’s coming after her, and if he finds her, he will finish what he started.

Agent Cal Riggins has had only one goal for the past six months–to save lives by ending the Lone Wolf’s bombing spree. To succeed, he needs the help of Tara Parrish, the one

Author Alert: Shawn Smucker (with excerpt)



It’s a privilege to introduce you to 

Shawn Smucker

and his mystery novel

The Day the Angels Fell





Who is Shawn?

Shawn Smucker lives with his wife and six children in Lancaster, Pennsylvania. The Day the Angels Fell is his first novel. Shawn will capture readers’ imaginations with his masterfully written debut novel that combines elements of mystery and magical realism. You can find him online at www.shawnsmucker.com, where you can also sign up for his newsletter.

Shawn’s inspiration for this story…

I was cowriting a memoir with a man in Istanbul, Turkey, who …