Five Things I (Re)Learned This Week

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Our six-novella box set released this week, and it’s reminded me of a number of things that I know well, but that always seem to come to light during book launches, especially when it comes to reviews. You can’t please everyone. Some readers liked one novella over another, which is of course to be expected. Some of the authors in …

Stop Me Before I Fall Again

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  Need a little romance in your life? How about six brand-new stories for less than a dollar? I’ve read them all, and they’re all warm, wonderful tales, perfect to read with a cup of hot chocolate near a window looking out on a tree full of colorful, falling leaves. AN INFORMAL DATE by Heather Gray  Kimi sells coffee at a hospital …

Jericho Was Not the First…

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Everyone knows the story of Joshua and the city of Jericho. Joshua fought the battle of Jericho … and the walls came tumbling down. But before Jericho, there was Arad. When the Canaanite king of Arad, who lived in the Negev, heard that Israel was coming along the road to Atharim, he attacked the Israelites and captured some of them.  ~Numbers 21 The …

Miriam Scavenger Hunt

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I’m so excited to be a part of this scavenger hunt blog hop in celebration of the launch of Mesu Andrews’ second book in her Treasures of the Nile series, Miriam! I realize most of you are probably already “on the hunt”, but if you just happened on this page first, you’ll want to hop on over to the start …

Marji Laine’s Grime Spree Giveaway

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I’m so delighted to bring you the latest from Marji Laine. I met Marji a few years ago at the Blue Ridge Christian Writers Conference. She’s been a dear friend and critique partner ever since. Grime Spree is the third novella in her series featuring Dani, a spunky crime scene cleaner, and Jay, the hunky forensic cop. Marji will give a copy …

Miriam Scavenger Hunt and Book Giveaway!

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I have the privilege of being a part of the launch team for Mesu Andrews’ newest book, Miriam, the second installment in her Treasures of the Nile series. Several of us on the team decided to get together and have a scavenger hunt and giveaway to celebrate the book’s release. We want to invite you to be a part of …

The End is Near…

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  Unlikely Merger is finished! Although we don’t yet know the ending….it’s a huge secret! Until we know which hero Mercy chose, Write Integrity Press is keeping us entertained with stories of road trips and summer, and Fay Thompson Lamb is revealing—finally—who write whom with interviews of each author. Working on a collaborative novel was a fun and new experience …

Reuben’s Home: SaMo

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Rock star Reuben Miller lives makes his home in the beachfront city of Santa Monica, California. Surrounded by Los Angeles, Santa Monica has become a a resort town, and its residents are generally more affluent renters, celebrities, surfers, professionals, and students. Santa Monica beach is the “Baywatch” beach—the beach of the famous (or infamous, depending on your point of view) TV show. …

Steve’s Home: Great Barrington

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Mercy Lacewell’s latest contact is Steve LeClerc. His brother’s trucking business is headquartered in Great Barrington, Massachusetts, ranked #1 in Smithsonian magazine‘s 2012 list of “The 20 Best Small Towns in America”. Great Barrington is part of The Berkshires. The Berkshires actually run through Massachusetts and Connecticutt, but the term is used by locals in reference only to the portion of the mountain range that lies within …