Story Spotlight Behind ‘My Daughter’s Legacy’

July 27th, 2017

Therese Jennings cannot abide the thought of owning slaves. But when trouble befalls her family, can she reconcile her obligations with her beliefs? Nicole Talbot’s life is back on track after years of substance abuse. But when facts she uncovers cast doubt on her family’s legacy, she must risk all that she’s gained—her fresh start, her family’s trust, and her growing relationship with a new man—to unlock the secrets of the past. Meet two women in different eras but both with unfailing conviction in Mindy Starns Clark and Leslie Gould’s new book, My Daughter’s Legacy.

Plus, celebrate the release of Mindy and Leslie’s new book by entering to win the $75 Visa Cash Card Giveaway and by attending their author chat party on August 1! 


The Story Behind My Daughter’s Legacy

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

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Story Spotlight on ‘Grounded Hearts’

July 20th, 2017

When midwife Nan O’Neil finds a wounded young Canadian pilot at her door, she knows she’s taking a huge risk by letting him in. Still, something compels Nan to take in “flyboy” Dutch Whitney, an RAF pilot whose bomber has just crashed over County Clare. While she tends to his wounds and gives him a secret place of refuge, the two begin to form a mutual affection—and an unbreakable bond.

Read out story spotlight on Grounded Hearts by Jeanne M. Dickson to learn more! Plus, join Jeanne in celebrating the release of her new book by entering to win the Celtic Knots Giveaway!


The Story Behind Grounded Hearts

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

My father was stationed in England during WWII. Issued with a weekend pass, he decided to fly to U.S. Army base in Northern Ireland, and then visit… read more »

Story Spotlight ‘A Letter from Lancaster County’

July 18th, 2017

 

Will their sibling rivalry get in the way of these two sisters’ chances at life and love? Find out in Kate Lloyd’s new book, A Letter from Lancaster County. When a letter arrives from Lancaster County, Pennsylvania, Angela and Rose decide to visit their mother’s Mennonite sister in the heart of Amish country. Angela and Rose discover surprising family secrets that add to their strife and threaten Rose’s romance with a new beau. Through it all, the two sisters must find the faith necessary to face their personal problems and allow God to restore hope and healing to their hearts and relationship as only He can.

Celebrate the release of Kate’s new book by entering to win her Two Sisters, Two Winners Giveaway!


The Story Behind A Letter from Lancaster County

Tells us a bit about your book—what inspired you to write it?

My sister and I have traveled… read more »

Story Spotlight on ‘Dragon Seed’

July 14th, 2017

Join trusted Bible teacher Marty Machowski for a fictional adventure into the reality of spiritual warfare and how its shadows affect and change us. Don’t miss Marty’s new release, Dragon Seed. It’s a page-turning, young adult fiction story that invites older children and teens into the real-life struggles of Nick, who receives a handwritten, leather-bound copy of an old book—a family legend passed down to him from his great grandfather. The book, called Dragon Seed, leads Nick deep into his family’s history and introduces him to another angry young man who lived in the shadows (the shadows of the tombs). Like Nick, you’ll be shocked to discover where he fits in this story of epic proportions!

Read our story spotlight on Dragon Seed with Marty Machowski to learn more! 


The Story Behind Dragon Seed

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

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Story Spotlight on ‘The Captain’s Daughter’

June 30th, 2017

When a series of circumstances beyond her control leave Rosalyn Bernay alone and penniless in London, she chances upon a job backstage at a theater that is presenting the most popular show in London. A talented musician and singer, she feels immediately at home and soon becomes enthralled with the idea of pursuing a career on the stage.

A hand injury during a skirmish in India has forced Nate Moran out of the army until he recovers. Filling his time at a stable of horses for hire in London, he has also spent the past two months working nights as a stagehand, filling in for his injured brother. Although he’s glad he can help his family through a tough time, he is counting the days until he can rejoin his regiment. London holds bitter memories for him that he is anxious to escape. But then he meets the beautiful woman… read more »

Story Spotlight on ‘The Great Chattanooga Bicycle Race’

June 15th, 2017

Chattanooga society is turned upside down as a young woman has the audacity to ride a bicycle–in bloomers! It’s 1895. Anna Gaines, 19, struggles to conquer her insecurities after a horrible fall years ago from her beloved horse, Longstreet. On a visit with her aunt in Brooklyn, she’s drawn to the new pastime of bicycling. But back at home, cycling is a scandalous sport for a proper lady. Southern women did not engage in activities meant for men. Anna has her eye on Peter Sawyer, president of the Cycling Club. As community outrage grows, an unexpected turn of events pits Anna against Peter in a race between the sexes.

Read our story spotlight on The Great Chattanooga Bicycle Race to with Mike H. Mizrahi to learn more! Psst, did you win Mike’s $75 Amazon gift card giveaway? Be on the lookout for the announcement on Mike’s blog.


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Story Spotlight on ‘A Fragile Hope’

May 3rd, 2017

When your life’s work revolves around repairing other people’s marriages, what happens when your own marriage begins to fall apart? Find out what happens to Josiah Chamberlain in Cynthia Ruchti’s new book, A Fragile Hope. Feeling betrayed, confused, and ill-equipped for a crisis this crippling, he reexamines everything he knows about the fragility of hope and the strength of his faith and love. Love seems to have failed him. Will what’s left of his faith fail him, too? Or will it be the one thing that holds him together and sears through the impenetrable wall that separates them?

Read our story spotlight below to learn more about Cynthia and her new release. Plus, today’s the last day to enter the Sign of Hope Giveaway! Click here to learn more and enter!


Cynthia’s Work-in-Progress

Even though multi-tasking has been proven a myth by neuroscientists, I insist on hanging onto my beliefs… read more »

Story Spotlight on ‘Tightropes and Teeter-Totters’

March 15th, 2017

Do you wonder if you will ever find balance? Lisa Pennington knows how to get up after losing her balance, even with a full house, a not-so-full bank account, and never enough energy. In her latest book, she offers readers:

—Strategies for finding balance in marriage, motherhood, and bad moods
—Playful yet biblically based tips for turning hard days around
—Inspiration for shaping obstacles into opportunities
—Ways to respond to irritations with gratitude
—Enthusiastic encouragement for living out God’s purpose.

For every woman who wonders if her satisfaction in life will ever match her dreams, Pennington has real-life answers full of hope and humor.

Keep reading to learn more about Lisa and her new release, Tightropes and Teeter-Totters. 


The Story Behind Tightropes and Teeter-Totters

Tells us a bit about your book—what inspired you to write it?

I get asked constantly, “How do you do it all?” I really don’t do it all, but I do have an… read more »