Suddenly Forever Has a Cover (plus Pre-Order!)

It’s hard to believe this day is here. There are so many steps to writing and publishing a book. Some steps are taken inch by painstaking inch. While others feel more like grand, sprawling leaps. Today, I leap! Today I get to SHOW you the book! As someone who totally and unapologetically judges a bookContinue reading “Suddenly Forever Has a Cover (plus Pre-Order!)”

New Release! As Easy as Cherry Pie

Is there anything quite as exciting as a book you’ve been waiting for finally hitting the shelves? I don’t think so either! I’ve been somewhat impatiently waiting for Bell Renshaw’s new book As Easy as Cherry Pie to release and TODAY IS THE DAY!!!! I was so excited, in fact, that I sprung out ofContinue reading “New Release! As Easy as Cherry Pie”

Mid-Year Very Merry Christmas Book Giveaway Winners!

We’ve spent the whole month sharing some great Christmas books and now it’s time to announce the winners! First, a special thanks goes out to all of the authors who’ve so generously gifted copies of their books. Thanks to all of you, too, who chatted all month with me about Christmas and books and memories.Continue reading “Mid-Year Very Merry Christmas Book Giveaway Winners!”

Mid-Year Very Merry Christmas Book Giveaway Wrap-Up

This July, we have celebrated the heat wave of summer with a festive Mid-Year Very Merry Book Giveaway! Me and more than a dozen of my Christian fiction author friends joined forces to give away copies of our favorite Christmas books. You’ve got just two days to finish getting in your entries before winners areContinue reading “Mid-Year Very Merry Christmas Book Giveaway Wrap-Up”

New Christmas Collection Cover Reveal and Pre-Order!

I have been waiting for this day for what feel like forever! As both an author and a graphic designer, there’s few parts of the publishing process that are more exciting for me than revealing a book cover for the first time. Seeing a book cover makes the project feel REAL. Soon, something you’ve workedContinue reading “New Christmas Collection Cover Reveal and Pre-Order!”

Mid-Year Very Merry Book Giveaway: Merry and Dashing

The last of our featured books in the Mid-Year Very Merry Book Giveaway is Merry and Dashing by Kari Trumbo! I love the tagline: “One elf, one Scrooge, three weeks ’til Christmas.” I love reading about someone with a grinchy attitude catching on to Christmas spirit! Even though this is the last of our booksContinue reading “Mid-Year Very Merry Book Giveaway: Merry and Dashing”

Mid-Year Very Merry Book Giveaway: Restoring Christmas

Today’s Mid-Year Very Merry Book Giveaway book is Restoring Christmas by Cynthia Ruchti. This novella grabbed my attention because it includes home renovation! I have a special place in my heart for that since my novel Someplace Familiar does, too! If you’ve not yet entered to win the other books already featured in this month-longContinue reading “Mid-Year Very Merry Book Giveaway: Restoring Christmas”

Mid-Year Very Merry Book Giveaway: Once Upon a Christmas

Today’s Mid-Year Very Merry Book Giveaway is extra special because it’s the first Christmas collection published by an amazing group of Christian authors! Andrea Boyd, Mikal Dawn, Toni Shiloh, Angela Ruth Strong, and Jaycee Weaver released Once Upon a Christmas: Contemporary Retellings of Timeless Tales last fall. It’s simply the best and I’m so excitedContinue reading “Mid-Year Very Merry Book Giveaway: Once Upon a Christmas”

Mid-Year Very Merry Book Giveaway: It Happened at Christmas

The Mid-Year Very Merry Book Giveaway book for today really sparked my interest being billed as a spin on While You Were Sleeping — one of my favorite romantic movies! It Happened at Christmas by Christen Krumm is a really cute Young Adult book, and I don’t usually pick up YAs. SO, SO GOOD! CanContinue reading “Mid-Year Very Merry Book Giveaway: It Happened at Christmas”

Mid-Year Very Merry Book Giveaway: Deck the Shelves

Today’s Mid-Year Very Merry Book Giveaway title is Deck the Shelves by my friend Toni Shiloh. I think I’ve said a few times during this giveaway that the author is my friend. The Christian author community has been such a blessing to me! I’ve met so many wonderful people while chatting about writing, learning aboutContinue reading “Mid-Year Very Merry Book Giveaway: Deck the Shelves”