Cover Reveal: Mid 2018 releases from Bethany House Melissa Tagg: The Writer & her Book (with giveaway) Many Sparrows by Lori Benton (with giveaway) Kara Isaac: The Writer & Her Book (with giveaway)

Shawn Smucker: The Writer & His Book (with a giveaway)

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Chatting with debut novelist Shawn Smucker about autumn, Marilynne Robinson, and the enigmatic Mr Jinn. Be sure to enter the giveaway below for a chance to win a copy of Shawn’s intriguing story.

 

The Writer

 

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

Thoughtful, creative, determined.

What’s your favourite season, and why?

I love autumn so much more than any other season. For so much of my life, autumn meant exciting, new beginnings – soccer season, school (which I enjoyed), cooler weather. I’ve always had an affinity for the …

All This Time by Melissa Tagg

All This TimeSynopsis:~

Bear McKinley’s past refuses to let go. 

Ten years ago, Bear gave up everything—his freedom and his reputation—for his mess of a family. But after years of distance and too many attempts at starting over, he finally has a new life doing noble work in Brazil . . . until his past catches up to him once again. Suddenly he finds himself back in Maple Valley, charged with the care of his missing brother’s children, convinced he’s out of second chances to make his life count. And yet, with every day that passes, these kids, this quirky town and

Bethany Turner: The Writer & her Book (with giveaway)

rp_Turner_Bethany-769x1024.jpegChatting with the fabulous Bethany Turner today about her new book that has made a huge splash on release, peaches, and her original title for the novel! Be sure to enter the giveaway for your chance to win a copy of The Secret Life of Sarah Hollenbeck.

 

The Writer

 

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

Driven, Witty, Loyal

What’s your favourite season, and why?

Definitely autumn! First of all, it’s beautiful – especially here in Colorado. The trees turn such vivid colors, and we start getting snow …

Character Spotlight: Lori Benton’s Clare & Jeremiah

Many SparrowsMeet a desperate mother & a conflicted frontiersman in

Lori Benton’s

historical

Many Sparrows

Waterbrook Press

*****

The Story

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

Joanna Davidson Politano: The Writer & her Book (with giveaway)

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Delighted to be chatting with debut author, Joanna Davidson Politano, today! Joanna shares about Janette Oke, Laura Frantz, and her difficulties with titles. Be sure to enter the giveaway below for your chance to win a copy of Lady Jayne Disappears.

The Writer

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

Happy, eager listener, redeemed

What’s your favourite season, and why?

All of them—I simply love that we have varied seasons! Each one is an opportunity for new types of “adventures” with the kiddos so we never grow bored of the …

Looking Glass Lies by Varina Denman

Looking Glass LiesSynopsis:~

A poignant and relatable novel, Looking Glass Lies captures the war women wage against themselves, and the struggle to see beauty reflected in a mirror not distorted by society’s unrelenting expectations.

For most of her adult life, Cecily Ross has compared herself to other women—and come up short. After a painful divorce from her emotionally abusive husband, Cecily returns to her hometown of Canyon, Texas, looking to heal.

But coming home isn’t what she expects. In a town as small as Canyon, her pain is difficult to escape—especially with her model-perfect ex–sister-in-law working at the town’s popular coffee-shop hangout.