Get to Know Lynn Austin

October 16th, 2013

Pop quiz! Beside writing, what are two of Lynn Austin‘s lifelong passions? History and archeology! Proof of this can be found in Lynn’s newest release, Return to Me, with its rich detail and captivating story. Make sure to enter for a chance to win a Kindle Fire and RSVP to Lynn’s October 22nd Facebook Party! Click here to learn more.


Biggest pet peeve: Finding drawers, doors and cupboards that aren’t closed all the way.

Do you untie your shoes before you take them off? No. I just kick them free.

What is your favorite cereal? Granola.

If you were a crayon, what color would you be? Forest Green.

Favorite sport to play or watch: I don’t watch sports but I love to bicycle on trails with my husband and friends, especially through the woods.

Coffee or tea: Tea.

If you could go on a road trip to anywhere in the U.S., where would you go? To… read more »

Get to Know Stephanie Reed

October 10th, 2013

Did you know that the drive to and from her grandparent’s house was Stephanie Reed‘s inspiration to write Across the Wide River and The Light Across the River? You never know when a good idea will hit you! Keep reading to learn more about Stephanie, author of The Bargain. Make sure to enter to win a Kindle and a copy of The Bargain before October 27! Click here for more information.


Biggest pet peeve: Gossip.

Do you untie your shoes before you take them off? Nope. And rarely untie them before I put them on.

What is your favorite cereal? Rice Krinkles and Quisp, both hard to find nowadays.

If you were a crayon, what color would you be? Aquamarine.

Favorite sport to play or watch: I watch the Kentucky Derby every year, but I will never bet.

Coffee or tea: TEA.

If you could go on a road trip to anywhere in… read more »

Get to Know Tricia Goyer

October 8th, 2013

A wife, mom, grandmother, writer, and speaker, Tricia Goyer keeps busy, busy, busy! Keep reading to learn more about Tricia. Celebrate Tricia’s recent release, A Christmas Gift for Rose, and enter to win a Holiday Gift Pack: a Kindle to keep and a Kindle to giveaway! Learn more here.


What’s your go-to activity to get out of writer’s block? Read People.com or scan Etsy. The mindless activity frees up the blockage. 🙂

When you were in kindergarten, what did you want to be when you grew up? Teacher.

Favorite ice cream flavor: Ben & Jerry’s Cherry Garcia.

If you had an extra room in your house, what would you use it for? We just got one in our new house. It’ll be a library!

What is the farthest place from home you’ve ever been? Poland!

What book are you currently reading? Soulprint by Mark Batterson.

If you were a given a gift card to any restaurant,… read more »

Get to Know Melanie Dobson

October 1st, 2013

When Melanie Dobson isn’t writing or playing with her family, she enjoys exploring ghost towns and dusty back roads, line dancing, and reading historical fiction. Keep reading to find out what else Melanie likes (and doesn’t like)! Click here to enter to win a copy of The Courier of Caswell Hall.


Biggest pet peeve: Clutter (even though I hate it, I still leave stacks of papers around my house . . . ).

Do you untie your shoes before you take them off? Yes.

What is your favorite cereal? At the moment, Kashi Island Vanilla.

If you were a crayon, what color would you be? Hmm . . . probably lavender. Or one of the Mermaid Shimmer colors from my daughter’s collection.

Favorite sport to play or watch: Does bike riding count? I love to ride my bike and kayak.

Coffee or tea: Both.

If you could… read more »

Get to Know Mary Connealy

September 26th, 2013

“Don’t be afraid to strive and sweat and pray and fail and strive and pray some more for the desires of your heart.” Great advice from Mary Connealy, author of Fired Up. Mark October 8 on your calendars and join Mary’s live webcast event where you can chat with Mary and find out the winner of a Kindle Fire! Click here for more information.


What’s your go-to activity to get out of writer’s block? I have never had writer’s block in my life. I occasionally have LIFE block, in which case, I go write.

When you were in kindergarten, what did you want to be when you grew up? My first memory of wanting a job was, and I think this was older than Kindergarten, building roads. I remember going to the big city with my mom, Sioux City, Iowa, and they had an Interstate Highway (we… read more »

Get to Know Beth Wiseman

August 28th, 2013

We fell in love with the characters and story of The House that Love Built by Beth Wiseman. Keep reading to find out more about Beth!

________________________________

Biggest pet peeve: I have two!  Lying and people who run late.

Do you untie your shoes before you take them off?  Nope. I usually do not untie my shoes.

What is your favorite cereal? Frosted Mini Wheats!

If you were a crayon, what color would you be? Bright and cheery yellow!

Favorite sport to play or watch: Tennis. Love to play and watch!

Coffee or tea: Coffee. But sometimes hot tea in the evenings.

If you could go on a road trip anywhere in the U.S., where would you go? California. It’s the one place I’ve never been.

What’s your favorite character you’ve written so far? It would be a toss up between Jonas, a character in the Daughters of the Promise series, or Martha, my snappy older woman in the Land of… read more »