Saturday, September 7, 2019

Weekend Edition


If you are not familiar with our giveaway rules, take a minute to read them here. It keeps us all happy! All winners should send their name, address, and phone number to claim prizes.  Note our new email address and please send your emails to

End of Summer Giveaway Winners:

From Missy Tippens... A Bullet (Dotted) Journal...goes to Lila

From Erica Vetsch...a copy of Mail-Order Mishaps goes to Leslie

From Mary Connealy... a copy of her upcoming novella, Thankful for the Cowboy...goes to Lee-Ann B

From Winnie Griggs...a copy of her Love Inspired 2-in-1 releasing in September goes to Karen Jennings

From Annie...a surprise stack of books goes to Jeanne Takanaka

From Pam of her Natchez Trace Novels: winner’s choice goes to Sabrina

From Ruthy Logan Herne... a copy of Back in the Saddle goes to Susan Sloan!

From Audra Harders...a Bullet (Dotted) Journal goes to Jennifer Hibdon

From Debby Giusti...a copy of the first book in her Amish Protectors series, Amish Refuge, goes to Holly Ison!

From Mindy Obenhaus...a copy of Reunited in the Rockies goes to Lori Smanski

From Carrie Schmidt...a $5 Amazon gift card goes to Pat W

From Jan Drexler...a copy of her upcoming release, An Amish Christmas Kitchen, a collection of 3 novellas by Jan, Leslie Gould and Kate Lloyd goes to Winnie Thomas

From Cate Nolan...a copy of an Australian version of her book, Christmas in Hiding, in a 2-in-1 version with Carla Cassidy goes to Janice

From Beth Erin...winner's choice of one title from her book stash OR a $5 Amazon gift card...goes to Tracey Hagwood 

From Glynna Kaye...a $5 Amazon gift card goes to Melanie Pike

Monday: Seekerville Closed For Labor Day

Tuesday: Mary Connealy--The winner of an ebook copy of Thankful for the Cowboy is Ann. There were two Anns, this is the one who posted about Rabbit Nuggets. :)

Wednesday: Mindy Obenhaus talked about milestones and shared some of the things she's learned between the publication of her first book and her eighth book. The winner of copies of her first book, The Doctor's Family Reunion, and her latest release, Reunited in the Rockies, is... Melanie Pike!

Friday:  DiAnn Mills dropped by to talk about pursuing a writer's holy grail, plus is giving away a copy of her new release, Fatal Strike to one lucky reader! Winner of Fatal Strike is: Laurie Wood

Monday:  Jan Drexler is relinquishing her Seekerville time to her friend and alter-ego, Miss Pearl Pembroke, of Miss Pembroke's Fine Finishing School for Writers and Others of Extraordinary Intelligence. Don't be tempted to skip school! Miss Pembroke is bringing along a special gift for one participant in her class!

Wednesday:  "Ruthy" Ruth Logan Herne roars in on Wednesday with a post about something critically important to today's authors: True Characterization when dealing with people who may not look exactly like you. She's bringing some big guns on board with advice for all of us and she's probably giving away something really cool because she is totally not afraid to buy your love.
Friday: "Authors! Please don't confuse us!"  As co-owner of JustRead Publicity Tours, Annie shares some marketing tips for authors.

What to go on a blind date with a bookJustRead Publicity Tours would love to set you up on a blind date with a book (or two or more) to read!  Just fill out our Blind Tour Compatibility form and once we match a book with you, we'll get in touch with you. All we asked is for you to post a review and submit a link to us. Easy peasy, right?! Join now at:

Huge congrats to Ruthy who has a new label on her upcoming covers!!!! 


How exciting it is to see this on Ruthy's upcoming Love Inspired!

AND THE SUMMER OF SUSPENSE is still a top seller on Amazon! Check it out HERE!!!!

By Debby Giusti
 She can’t remember who she’s running from.
Is she safe with the Amish?

Someone wants Becca Troyer dead, but who or why is a mystery to her. Seeking refuge at the home of Amish farmer Zeke Hochstetler is her only hope to stay one step ahead of the killer. With every clue she finds about her past leading to more confusion, Becca and Zeke must untangle the truth before her pursuer discovers where she’s been hiding.
Available for pre-order HERE

Available NOW
Tom’s windmills will save her ranch. But can Tom save her broken heart?

Aiming for Love

Coming in October

The novella prequel, The Boden Birthright, too.
Books #2 and #3 in the series at a reduced price

For those who've missed and asked about the Grammar Queen, she lives on at Myra Johnson's blog


  1. Happy weekend! LOVE the covers, Ruthy, Debby & Mary!!!

  2. Happy Weekend, everyone. I work at the bookstore this afternoon, then free the rest of the weekend. Hubby's birthday is Sunday, so we will have a fun weekend.

  3. Thank you so much, Glynna and Mindy!!! I'm excited! (I bet you can't tell...)

    Congratulations, Ruthy! The one and only Christian author I have ever met in person--a couple times (at a Christian bookstore and at her farm)--and she's just like she is in her blog posts and Facebook posts! :)

    Happy weekend to all! I have a lot to do around the house and for church this weekend, but am hoping to work on my book proposal, too.


  4. Congratulations everyone on everything! :)

  5. Lots of winners which is always fun!

    Enjoy the weekend.

    Prayers for those suffering from Dorian! God bless the people of the Bahamas!

  6. I'm excited to be Beth Erin's winner, thanks so much Beth! congrats to all the winners!

    Looks like some good books coming! I still need to dive into my Summer of Suspense and it's almost Fall! I love the cover of Mary's Aiming for Love. A Hopeful Harvest has me wanting to go apple picking :)

  7. I'm happy to win the Love Inspired book for September, thanks Winnie Griggs. How do I give you my information?


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