Heartsong Presents October New Releases

My third fiction book release with Harlequin’s Love Inspired Heartsong Presents line, The Doctor’s Return, was released in August 2014. Today I’m posting information on the new Heartsong Presents releases for October. Four Heartsong Presents books are released each month under the Love Inspired brand: two contemporary inspirational romances and two historical inspirational romances. The Love […]

Friday Weekend Escape to Brisbane, Australia with Lynne Stringer

Today we’re escaping for the weekend with my author friend, Lynne Stringer, to Brisbane, Australia. Lynne is giving us a tour of the Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary in her home city. Enjoy! By Lynne Stringer Many overseas visitors to Australia usually focus on Sydney or the outback. However, Brisbane, the capital of the state of […]

Friday Weekend Escape to Texas, USA with Lynette Sowell

Today we’re escaping for the weekend with my author friend, Lynette Sowell, to Central Texas, USA. Lynette is giving us a tour of her home state and sharing her love for the Lone Star State. Enjoy! Cowboys, soldiers, and wide open spaces By Lynette Sowell Welcome to my neighborhood! I love to travel the country […]

How do you define an exotic setting? (plus gift card giveaway)

Today I’m blogging on the International Christian Fiction Writers group blog. I’m talking about exotic settings in fiction books and giving away a $10 Amazon.com Gift Card. Hope to see you there! http://internationalchristianfictionwriters.blogspot.com/2014/09/how-do-you-define-exotic-setting-plus.html

The best marketing plan in the world can’t save a poor quality book

Today I’m blogging on the Australasian Christian Writers group blog. I’m talking about the importance of writing and publishing good quality books that meet reader expectations. Hope to see you there! http://australasianchristianwriters.blogspot.com.au/2014/09/the-best-marketing-plan-in-world-cant.html

Friday Weekend Escape to Los Alamos, New Mexico, USA with Shirley Raye Redmond

I’m delighted to welcome my author friend, Shirley Raye Redmond, to my blog today. We’re going to escape for the weekend with Shirley to her home town of Los Alamos in New Mexico, USA. Enjoy! Los Alamos, New Mexico: Where Discoveries are Made By Shirley Raye Redmond I am blessed to live in Los Alamos, […]

Book Recommendation: Helsinki Sunrise by Marion Ueckermann

Back cover blurb: Three weeks alone at a friend’s summer cottage on a Finnish lake to fast and pray. That was Adam Carter’s plan. But sometimes plans go awry. On an impromptu trip to her family’s secluded summer cottage, the last thing Eveliina Mikkola expected to find was a missionary from the other side of […]

Friday Weekend Escape to Finland with Marion Ueckermann

I’m delighted to welcome back my friend, Marion Ueckermann, to my blog. Today we’re escaping for the weekend with Marion to Finland. Enjoy! By Marion Ueckermann Helsinki Sunrise, a Passport to Romance, blog tour follows on from yesterday’s How to Keep Your Readers Turning the Pages blog with Zoe McCarthy in Southwestern Virginia, USA. Today’s […]

ACRBA tour Rebecca’s Dream by Carol Preston

  1st – 5th September 2014 Australian Christian Readers Blog Alliance Is Introducing Rebecca’s Dream (Even Before Publishing, March 2014) By Carol Preston About the Book Rebecca Oakes is thirteen years old when her mother, Suzannah, dies in the small town of Marengo, New South Wales, in 1873. With her older brother and sisters soon involved […]

Book Recommendation: Too Pretty by Andrea Grigg

Back cover blurb: Being beautiful isn’t easy – just ask Ellie Paxton. Frustrated by a long string of empty relationships, Ellie makes a promise to God not to date for six months, a promise she’s determined to keep. Tired of being continually misjudged because of her looks Ellie moves to Sydney for a fresh start. […]