Welcome, Author Patrick Craig

About the books:  A Quilt For Jenna – Jerusha finds her God, her missing husband, and a lost little girl in the heart of the Storm of The Century—a story of redemption and grace.  Amazon  The Road Home – Adopted into an Amish family as a child, Jenny is looking for the parents she never […]

Welcome, Author Lynne Tagawa

About the book: John Russell’s heart aches from the loss of his wife, but the Shenandoah Valley frontiersman needs to marry again for his daughter’s sake. At first he believes he has found the right young woman, despite their differences in background, but his faith falters when time reveals she isn’t quite what she seemed. […]

The Characters from A Harvest of Blessings

I’m not sure about other authors, but I have to have pictures to help me as I write. A Harvest of Blessing was no different. So I generally search on Google pictures to locate snapshots of the perfect people to represent my characters. I pictured Nadia with prematurely gray hair, almost white. She has sparkling […]

Spotlight on author Jodie Wolfe

About the book:  In 1893, on the eve of the great race for land, Benjamin David prays for God to guide him to his ‘Promised Land. Finding property and preaching to the lost are his only ways of honoring his deceased fiancée. He hasn’t counted on Elmer (Elsie) Smith claiming the same plot and refusing […]

Happy Thanksgiving

Like the name indicates, A Harvest of Blessings has a Thanksgiving theme. The fall is a wonderful time for us to pause and reflect on our great God-given blessings. Nadia and Jared had much to be thankful for. I can’t give away the ending, but I can tell you, the final chapter of the story […]

Thanksgiving is a Great Time to Read a Thanksgiving-themed Book

Finding a cover for A Harvest of Blessings was a challenge. I needed a middle aged couple who were involved in something they did together in the story. I found pictures of couples biking, hiking, and partying. Since Nadia and Jared didn’t do any of that in the novel, I couldn’t use them. Other pictures […]

Spotlight on author Teresa Lilly

About the book:  Sheila didn’t want to live in Slaton, Texas where she was too old to attend school, yet hungry for reading.  When she discovers the new Harvey House is hiring she accepts the job to help her family get out of the tent they’ve been living in for two years. Although, the work […]

Welcome, author Bonnie Engstrom

About the book: Ghosts! One is laughing down from heaven. One wears rags. One is falling in love with her. Melanie’s faith is shaken. Her husband Larry is dead. They had only been married a few hours before he was arrested. Will her best friend Natalie be enough? Who will understand about Larry’s crime, his […]

A Harvest of Blessings – How the Characters Meet

Since this is the month we celebrate Thanksgiving, I’m excited about featuring my new Thanksgiving-themed novel. In A Harvest of Blessing, the two main characters, both in their fifties, meet in a graveyard where they are visiting their dead spouses’ graves. The meeting is based on the lives of a real couple my husband and […]

Welcome Karin Berry

About the book:  Elementary school music teacher Callie Stevens thinks she’s finally figured out God’s plan for her life—she even made a list to keep her on track. Moving in with her brother and reconnecting with her ex-boyfriend are at the top of the list. What’s not on the list is running into her childhood […]

Welcome, Amberly Kristen Clowe

Why Children’s Fiction? by Amberly Kristen Clowe   I am always fascinated at which genre(s) a person enjoys reading? Do they become engrossed in the facts of nonfiction?Are they captivated with literature that supplies helpful suggestions to better oneself? Do they enjoy a suspenseful who-dun-it or a telling memoir? From a very young age, I […]

The Linen God

  I featured Jim O’Shea, author of The Linen God, in August and have just finished reading his book. If you enjoy reading books on par with Frank Peretti’s, you’ve got to download Jim’s book which is his debut novel. His skills as an author are impressive.              My review: […]