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Interview with MaryLu Tyndall

Mary Lu Tyndall , author of the fabulously entertaining Legacy of the King’s Pirates trilogy including The Redemption and, just released, The Reliance shares some great insights on writing, her books and faith….

Hi MaryLu ~ Thanks for spending some time at Relz Reviewz. My readers would love to hear your thoughts:~

On Writing…

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

My road to getting published is a bit of an interesting tale and certainly one unlike any I’ve heard of before. I would have to classify it as a miraculous intervention by Almighty God. You see, The

The Reliance by M L Tyndall

4 1/2 Stars
Lady Charlisse Merrick Hyde’s life is shattered when she is captured by the vindictive pirate Captain Kent Carlton who stages her death deceiving her devoted husband and reformed pirate, Captain Edmund Merrick in this sequel to The Redemption.

In his grief, Merrick spirals back to his old ways, aligning himself with the evil and twisted French pirate Collier, convincing himself he is avenging Charlisse’s death and turning his back on God. Imprisoned on Kent’s ship, Charlisse is confined with Lady Isabel, who has also been captured by Kent and so begins her own struggle to hold

The winners are…..

My 9 year old, Erin pulled these names out of the hat and I was delighted to see that the winners were newcomers to my blog – both times :) So congratulations to:~

Jaana ~ a copy of Abiding Darkness

Karen ~ a copy of Sticks & Stones

I will ensure the books are sent to you promptly :) Enjoy!

There is still time to enter the draw for a copy of The Reliance by M L Tyndall. Click here and leave a post. The draw closes at midnight on Friday 23rd March, 2007.

Interview with Deeanne Gist

Deeanne Gist is the author of the award winning A Bride Most Begrudging, The Measure of a Lady and soon to be released, Courting Trouble. Deeanne has a unique style and I have enjoyed all her books so I was thrilled when she agreed to to share with us her thoughts……


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

With four kids under the age of four, I retired early from teaching to be a stay at home mom. At that time, I began an out-of-the-home career in freelance journalism. A few years after experiencing …

A Mile From Sunday by Jo Kadlecek

4 Stars

In A Mile From Sunday Jonna Lightfoot McLaughlin is searching for love, just the right hair product and the story that will skyrocket her journalistic career. As the Denver Dispatch’s one and only religion reporter, Jonna has a bird’s eye view of the faithful whether in a church, synagogue, temple or commune together with their representatives, pastors, monks, priests, rabbis, all with their own story to tell. After enduring a smorgasbord approach to spiritual beliefs during her childhood instigated by her eclectic hippie loving parents, those same parents met Jesus, introduced Jonna and her brothers to Him, changing

CFBA Blog Tour of The Reliance by M L Tyndall

This week, the Christian Fiction Blog Alliance is introducing THE RELIANCE ( Barbour, January 1, 2007) by Mary Lu Tyndall


M. L. (MARYLU) TYNDALL grew up on the beaches of South Florida loving the sea and the warm tropics. But despite the beauty around her, she always felt an ache in her soul–a longing for something more.
After college, she married and moved to California where she had two children and settled into a job at a local computer company. Although she had done everything the world expected, she was still miserable. She hated her job and