Happy New Year! It's resolution time again. As usual I find myself eager to over-commit. Impulsivity is not my friend! I jump in too quickly, and when the enormity of the commitment sinks in, I sigh and slink away. Having a one-word goal keeps things simple for me. In this way I focus on the … Continue reading My One Word for 2019
First star to the right and straight on till morning... And we're off to Neverland! Okay, not really. But that is almost what a book launch feels like. Out the window with Peter Pan and Tinkerbell, soaring into the wide and starry sky. We have waited a long time for this moment. In some ways … Continue reading Launch Day for A Very Austen Valentine
Isn't this image gorgeous? I simply must share a sneak peek of our cover couple with you! I am excited to announce a new Austen Anthologies book. Response has been overwhelmingly positive, so Robin, Wendi, Barbara, and I decided to do it again. A Very Austen Valentine is now available for preorder. And -- gasp! -- … Continue reading A Sale and a Sneak Peek
O come let us adore Him, Christ the Lord Sir John Betjeman, beloved former Poet Laureate of the United Kingdom, invites us to share his wit and his deeply Christian sentiment. Have a listen. Christmas The bells of waiting Advent ring, The Tortoise stove is lit again And lamp-oil light across the night Has caught … Continue reading And is it true? Oh yes.
So the weather outside is frightful? Online parties are delightful! Come in your pajamas. Sip your coffee. Meet fellow book lovers and authors. Play games. Win prizes. Really cool prizes, like Kindle Fires and eBooks (and print books, yay!) and Amazon gift cards. Favorite Christian authors will be there to share exciting new books and chat … Continue reading The 12 Days of Christmas Party begins today!
Games, Giveaways, and eBook Prizes Galore! That's right. At noon today it'll be Party Time. All weekend long! Come get in on the Festive Holiday Fun. Saturday from 8:00-8:30 a.m. (EST), I will be giving away four Darcy By Any Other Name eBooks -- and a $25 Amazon Gift Card. How's that for a sweet … Continue reading Facebook Party Fun!
Grab them while the deals last! Michelle Isenhoff brings you a selection of historical fiction titles just in time for the holidays. They’re hand-picked, and most are discounted just for you. If you've read Michelle Isenhoff, you know she's a top-notch storyteller. So are the authors she is featuring. Writers like K. M. Weiland. Nathaniel … Continue reading Wonderful Historical Fiction Sale
Alas, I am that teacher, the one who makes 7th grade students cry. I don't use my rapier wit or sarcasm, tempting as those weapons are... No, I have them read a book about a boy and his beloved dogs, a story told from the heart. "Why?" students lament. "Why do you make us read this?" … Continue reading Hound Dog Love
Have you discovered Robin Helm's Guardian Trilogy? If you enjoy Christian Suspense, Spiritual Warfare, and Angels ... with a romantic hat-tip to Jane Austen's Pride and Prejudice, you won't want to miss this series. The first eBook is FREE through Wednesday, October 17th. Guardian, Book 1, at Amazon Praise for The Guardian Trilogy: "Oh. My. … Continue reading Christian Suspense, Angels, Romance … Free!
Poor Rat! Poor Mole! To be freezing in the snow, having to encounter the grouchy, fearsome Badger. Would he give them a scold? Bar the door against their need? "O Badger," cried the Rat, "let us in, please. It's me, Rat, and my friend Mole, and we've lost our way in the snow." "Why, Ratty, … Continue reading Come Along Inside