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Giveaway rules can be found here. Please drop us a line to claim your giveaway at firstname.lastname@example.org. All prizes not claimed in 8 weeks go back into the prize vault. We wish we could contact all our winners individually, but we'd rather write books! And P.S. - if we forget to send your prize DO let us know after 8 weeks per our rules.
Monday we welcomed guest Laurie Alice Eakes! She brought us a post on "The Danger of Laurels." Hope Dougherty is the winner of a copy of A Stranger's Secret.
What happens when writing into the mist meets super structure? "Confessions of a Reformed Writer (Or How James Scott Bell Helped Me Find my Way out of the Mist)." Tuesday Mary Curry shared. Sandy Smith is the winner an IOU for her debut Love Inspired Suspense, Christmas in Hiding, (CHECK OUT THE COVER REVEAL!!!)writing as Cate Nolan. And Terri Fisher is the winner, an e copy of James Scott Bell's Super Structure.
Wednesday Anita Higman was here talking about "Ten Steps to Creating a Book Launch Team." The winner of a copy of Anita's new release, Summer's List and a $15 gift card is Wilani Wahl.
"The Ministry of Christian Fiction Unleashed." Thursday we joined Ruth Logan Herne as she explored how ministry is woven in the threads of Christian fiction. She used her bestselling Running on Empty and her upcoming release from Franciscan Media, Refuge of the Heart to explore seamless and organic layering when dealing with difficult and emotional topics. Winners of their choice of the "With This Kiss" collections are Donna and Becky!
Friday 2015 Rita Finalist Katy Lee was our guest with her post, "The Dance of a Writer: Finding Your Rythm." Jackie Layton is the winner of a copy of her latest Love Inspired Suspense, Permanent Vacancy.
Monday: Love Inspired Historical author Janet Dean will discuss tips for writing opening lines of scenes and chapters that will keep readers turning pages in her post “Hooks, Lines and Sinkers: How to Reel in Readers.” Leave a comment for a chance to win a $10 Amazon gift card.
Tuesday: Angela Meyer is talking DIY Tech. How to make free tech tools on the internet be your friend. Stop in with all your scary questions and leave a comment (or panicky question) to get your name in a drawing for Angela's new release Where Hope Starts.
Wednesday: Love Inspired Suspense Author Debby Giusti discusses the ins and outs of airline travel and packing for writing-based destinations in her blog, "International Research: Travel Tips and More." She'll include photos of her recent trip to Poland. Leave a comment to be entered in the drawing for a copy of The Agent's Secret Past, nominated for the Daphne du Maurier Award this year, as well as a surprise gift!
Thursday: Eva Marie Everson is our guest today and she's going to take you on a trip...waaay back! Her post is called, "Writing Out of an Era." Do not miss it. You might win a copy of her latest release from Tyndale, Five Brides!
Friday: Love Inspired and Revell author, Christine Johnson is with us today, sharing "The Best Advice I've Received on the Road to Publication." Stop by and chat for a chance to win a copy of her latest release, Love's Rescue.
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Book #1 of the Trouble in Texas Series
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Swept away when her wagon train attempts a difficult river crossing, Ruthy MacNeil isn't terribly upset at being separated from the family who raised her.
All they've ever done is work her to the bone.
Alive but disoriented, she's rescued by Luke Stone...so unfortunately, there are more chances to die in her immediate future.
Random News & Information
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Congratulations to the Wisconsin Fab Five Winners and Finalists (Woot! Lyndee, Kelly and Traci!!!)
Oregon Christian Writers (OCW) will conduct its 26th annual summer coaching conference August 10–13, 2015, at the Red Lion Hotel on the River - Jantzen Beach in Portland. Details here.
A literary shopping spree. Buy one adult t-shirt, get a pair of socks free. Out-of-Print- Clothing donates to a book to a community in need for every product purchased!
Some fun! Name your character generator!
Content Marketing Tips: Image Rules For The Top 7 Social Networks (Jeff Bullas)
At Sourcebooks, Cat Clyne has been promoted to associate editor for Casablanca, their romance imprint. In addition, Skye Agnew has been promoted to associate managing editor. (Publishers Lunch)
5 Reasons Why You’re Not Selling Books (Book Cover Cafe)
Give your Hero a makeover – Highlander Style! (My Book Therapy)
Digging Deeper Into Character Emotion (Natasha Hanova)
Check out the Harlequin Debuts and Milestones (Harlequin Blog)
And we leave you with this week's #NoLimits quote.