Guest Authors and Special Features

Story Behind the Cover (and Why I Love It So Much!) By Annette M. Irby

When my editor and the cover artist and I sat down to search images of couples for this book’s cover, I had no idea we’d land on a shot like this. If you’ve ever tried to find a photograph that matches your imagination, you know the challenge that can be. As I was writing this… Continue reading Story Behind the Cover (and Why I Love It So Much!) By Annette M. Irby

Guest Authors and Special Features

Fiction: Full of Truth by Davalynn Spencer

“If God can make everything new again, in spite of the hard, painful parts, then we should let Him.” This quote is from my latest book, An Unexpected Redemption, Book 2 of the Front Range Brides series. A reviewer chose these words as one of her favorite lines from a character in the story who isn’t taking… Continue reading Fiction: Full of Truth by Davalynn Spencer

Guest Authors and Special Features

A Heart So Tender from THE BACKCOUNTRY BRIDES Collection

Dear Readers, It is my pleasure to welcome Debra E. Marvin back to the blog. I’ve invited her here today to share a little about the history behind her new novella. You’ll find A Heart So Tender in The Backcountry Brides Collection from Barbour Books (May 1st, 2018). {I’ve had the opportunity to read two stories from… Continue reading A Heart So Tender from THE BACKCOUNTRY BRIDES Collection

Young Adult

The Story Peddler by Lindsay A. Franklin

Book lovers, imagine what it would be like to see the spoken words of a gifted storyteller crystallizing into tangible objects right before your eyes! This idea is what initially lured me to Lindsay A. Franklin’s debut fiction novel, The Story Peddler. What kept me tethered to the story was her imaginative world-building, valiant characters, and the thrill of discovery.