True and False with Shelley Shepard Gray | Answers Revealed!

April 19th, 2017

Shelley Shepard Gray’s Her Secret, a suspenseful tale of a young Amish woman who is forced to move to a new town to escape a threatening stalker. Just as Hannah is finally settling into her new life, and perhaps finding a new love with Isaac (the friendly Amish man who lives next door), more secrets are revealed and tragedy strikes. Hannah must decide if she should run again or dare to fight for the future she has found in Hart County.

Since Shelley’s latest release is shrouded in mystery, we took a different spin on our author questionnaire and did a true and false segment! Keep reading to find out the answers!


True and False with Shelley Shepard Gray | Answers

  1. I live in Ohio, love all things Texan, but was actually born in California. TRUE
  2. I always wanted to be a writer, and even wrote for my high school… read more »

True and False with Shelley Shepard Gray

March 31st, 2017

Shelley Shepard Gray’s Her Secret, a suspenseful tale of a young Amish woman who is forced to move to a new town to escape a threatening stalker. Just as Hannah is finally settling into her new life, and perhaps finding a new love with Isaac (the friendly Amish man who lives next door), more secrets are revealed and tragedy strikes. Hannah must decide if she should run again or dare to fight for the future she has found in Hart County.

Since Shelley’s latest release is shrouded in mystery, we thought it’d be fun to take a different spin on our author questionnaire and do a true and false segment! Keep reading to find out more!

Psst! Today is the last day to enter to win a copy of Her Secret.  


Below are a series of fun facts about Shelley, some true and some false. Read through the ten statements below… read more »

Shelley Shepard Gray’s Holiday Favorites

November 2nd, 2016


We’ve turned another page in our calendars and can’t believe how quickly the holidays are approaching! Shelley Shepard Gray joins us today to share some of her holiday favorites and the inspiration behind A Sister’s Wish. Plus, enter to win her book pack giveaway of books three and four in the Charmed Amish Life series, A Sister’s Wish and An Amish Family Christmas. Hurry, giveaway ends November 4! Click here to learn more and enter. 


Shelley Shepard Gray’s Holiday Favorites

Which holiday is your favorite?  

My favorite is Christmas! I’ve always decorated the whole house with Christmas houses, all kinds of little figurines, and a really big tree. I bake a lot of Christmas cookies and give them to people, which is so much fun. Now, Christmas means that my kids will be coming home, so it’s even more special.

What is your favorite holiday tradition? When and how did it begin?

We watch a movie after the… read more »

Character Interview with Robert Truax from ‘The Loyal Heart’

August 17th, 2016

Robert Truax, former Second Lieutenant and Confederate officer in the Civil War, made a promise to his comrade Phillip Markham. If anything happened to Phillip, Robert would look after his beloved wife, Miranda. She was his life, his world, his everything. After the war, Robert is left to pick up the pieces and fulfill his pact. When he arrives at Miranda’s home in Galveston, Texas, things are worse than he imagined.

Read our character interview with Robert to learn more about The Loyal Heart by Shelley Shepard Gray.


Name:

Robert Truax

Where were you born?

Ft. Worth, Texas

Occupation:

Formerly a second lieutenant in the CSA, then a partner in a locomotive company, now a man on a private mission to help fulfill a promise to a former comrade.

What is the most interesting thing about you?

I can track and find just about anyone. It comes in handy.

What three words would you use to… read more »

The Story Behind ‘A Son’s Vow’

February 10th, 2016

Maya Angelou once said, “There is no greater agony than bearing an untold story inside you.” Where does a writer find inspiration? What’s the hardest part about writing a book? What do you hope your writing achieves? We asked Shelley Shepard Gray to tell us the story behind A Son’s Vow. Join Shelley in celebrating her new release by entering to win a copy! Click here to learn more and enter.


Tell us a bit about the story behind your latest novel. Where did you find inspiration?

I’m so excited about A Son’s Vow! It’s the first book in this year’s The Charmed Amish Life series. All four novels take place in Charm, Ohio.

A Son’s Vow begins ninety-nine days after a fire took five lives at the Kinsinger Lumber Mill. Both the hero, Lukas Kinsinger and the heroine, Darla Kurtz, are still mourning the loss of their fathers and struggling with the aftermath… read more »

Shelley Shepard Gray’s Top 10 Amish Destinations

September 18th, 2015

Being a well-loved Amish fiction author, Shelley Shepard Gray has travelled to many Amish communities. She joins us today to share her top 10 Amish destinations and why you, too, should add these places to your travel list. Make sure to check out Shelley’s latest release, A Wedding at Orange Blossom Inn, and enter to win a copy today. Click here to learn more and enter. 

More about A Wedding at the Orange Blossom Inn:

Emma Keim was heartbroken when her husband, Sanford, passed away, leaving her to raise three young daughters alone. Though several years have passed, her relatives have made it no secret that they expect Emma to remain a widow, mourning Sanford indefinitely. But when she meets Jay Hilty—a handsome widower with three young sons of his own—Emma is delighted to have a new friend who understands her struggles. Still, she is dismayed… read more »