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CFBA Blog Tour of Reclaiming Nick

This week, the Christian Fiction Blog Alliance
is introducing
RECLAIMING NICK ( Tyndale Fiction, 2007)
Susan May Warren


Award winning author SUSAN MAY WARREN recently returned home to her native Minnesota after serving for eight years with her husband and four children as missionaries with SEND International in Far East Russia. She now writes full time from Minnesota’s north woods. Visit her Web site at


RECLAIMING NICK is the first of The Noble Legacy series. Book Two, Taming Rafe, will be available January 2008.

A Modern Day Prodigal Comes Home…


The winner of The Reliance is….

Leanne ~ congratulations. Your copy will be coming your way soon!

And for any of you worrying about it Leanne posted her comment under my review post not the original contest post so you can find it there ~ all legit!!

Sneak peek into book giveaways coming soon:~

Reluctant Burglar by Jill Elizabeth Nelson
A Bigger Life by Annette Smith
The Secret of Us by Roxanne Henke

Stay tuned :)

Interview with Kacy Barnett-Gramckow

My book club had the pleasure of reading The Heavens Before , which tells the story of the Great Flood, for our March discussion. Author of The Genesis Trilogy, Kacy Barnett-Gramckow , graciously answered our questions in this interview. Here are Kacy’s fascinating thoughts:~

On Writing….

Please share some of your writing/publishing journey with us .

KACY: As a child, I had all the “symptoms” of becoming a writer—reading everything in sight, creating huge, endless plots and characters in my little brain, scribbling in journals, and studying people wherever I went. However, it simply never occurred to me that I …

Chocolate Beach by Julie Carobini

4 Stars

“Seriously, then. How did you know Douglas was the one?”……..”He was everything I thought I didn’t need.”……….”That is the weirdest thing I think you’ve ever said.”

Brianna Stone enjoyed a whirlwind romance Douglas, now her husband of fourteen years, she loves her teenage son and his surfie ways, enjoys a relaxed lifestyle on the California Coast living in a small bungalow by her beloved beach and entertains her passengers as a tour bus host. Bri has no regrets…………or does she?

When Bri’s best friends and employer start questioning her relationship with her husband and her disapproving mother-in-law sends …

Coral Moon by Brandilyn Collins

5 Stars

From a hot tub in Violet Dawn to a daisy imprinted bright yellow Volkswagen in Coral Moon, bodies are piling up in Kanner Lake! Journalist, Leslie Brymes is about to find herself embroiled in what could be the biggest story of her career yet the first one she plans to avoid.

A killer is hiding in peaceful Kanner Lake and evil is casting its shadow over this close knit community, threatening to instill fear and distrust among friends and enemies alike. Leslie is overwhelmed with guilt and confusion when notes appear holding her responsible for the deaths.

Violet Dawn by Brandilyn Collins

4 1/2 Stars
Paige Williams life couldn’t get any worse after her tragic childhood….or so she thought! When she bumps up against a dead body while relaxing in her spa she quickly reconsiders. Terrified of the past coming back to haunt her, Paige chooses a dangerous and harrowing path.

In Violet Dawn, the continually impressive Brandilyn Collins, introduces the small town of Kanner Lake, with it’s beautiful lake, haunting forest and vibrant community brimming with entertaining and unique characters. Bailey Truitt, owner of the Java Joint faithfully prays for her town while struggling with her husband’s injuries, spunky