Monthly Archives: October 2011

Poking Holes

I urge first of all, that requests, prayers, intercession and thanksgiving be made for everyone – for kings and all those in authority, that we may live peaceful and quiet lives in all godliness and holiness. This is good, and pleases God our Savior, who wants all men to be saved and to come to … Continue reading »

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Carrying Mason, by Joyce Magnin–A Review

Don’t you love it when you and your child have the same taste? That is, of course, except when they wear the same size clothing you do. Then, you never see your favorite shoes until there are holes in the soles. Well, I have discovered my daughter and I have the same taste in books. … Continue reading »

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Please Welcome Vickie McDonough

Hi Everyone! Today I’m visiting with an author of historical Christian romance. Vickie McDonough is an award-winning author of 24 books and novellas. Her books have won the Inspirational Reader’s Choice Contest, Texas Gold, the ACFW Noble Theme contest, and she has been a multi-year finalist in ACFW’s BOTY/Carol Awards. She was voted Third Favorite Author in … Continue reading »

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Fiction Fun Friday – Mistaken Husband – Ohio, 1898

 “Do you, Melanie Carlene Keller, take this man to be your wedded husband, do you promise . . .” Melanie’s thoughts drifted from Reverend Fleck’s voice at her proxy wedding to the last memory she had of her intended, Josh Ryland. He was ten years old then, his face dirty, and his dark hair windblown. … Continue reading »

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Please Welcome K. Dawn Byrd

Hi everyone! I’m filling in for Lori Cecil today and wouldn’t you know? I went out of town so am late getting here. Still we have a great interview ready for you with K. Dawn Byrd. She will be giving away an e-book copy of her book, Mistaken Identity. Leave a comment below so you … Continue reading »

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Abigail Stevens, A Heroine for Christmas

I have fallen in love with my new Kindle App on my Iphone/Ipad.  Why you ask? Because I can go to Regency England or the Old West in the middle of a boring work presentation without getting caught. The comfort of having Georgette Heyer or Laurie Alice Eakes within reach right on my phone is … Continue reading »

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We Have a Winner!

Susan Page Davis offered a paperback of her new book, The Lady’s Maid, to someone who left a comment after her interview. Angela Chesnut will be receiving the book. Congratulations, Angela!  

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You Are Important

I’m still rejoicing in the privilege of attending the 2011 ACFW conference. But I have to admit I felt like a small fish in a gigantic ocean. As a person who struggles with self esteem, I had to continue to remind myself I am valuable to God. Being surrounded by hundreds of talented authors can … Continue reading »

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There You’ll Find Me, by Jenny B. Jones–A Review

There You’ll Find Me by Jenny B. Jones is about a young woman still reeling from the death of her brother. A brother who’d devoted his life to help others and meant a great deal to her. So why would God take him from her? After acting out against this trauma, through extended over partying, … Continue reading »

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Let’s Welcome Susan Page Davis!

Hi, everyone! Today, I’m interviewing an author who has written what sounds like an exciting historical romance. In fact, her book, The Lady’s Maid, is on my wish list, and she has agreed to give a paperback copy to someone who comments below. Please leave your email address if you’d like to be included as … Continue reading »

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