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Spooktacular Giveaway Hop

14 Oct

Thanks to I Am A Reader, Not A Writer for hosting the 5th annual Spooktacular Giveaway Hop. Lots of bloggers are giving away books and bookish things, so be sure to check out all the participants HERE.

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I am giving away a Surprise Box of Books to one lucky reader. Are you brave enough to take a chance with this mystery giveaway? Then leave me a comment to enter to win. For extra entries, like me on FB or follow me on Twitter. (You can let me know of all your entries in 1 comment.) Good Luck!

Clean Your Shelves Giveaway Hop!

19 Aug

Thanks to Bookhounds and I Am A Reader, Not A Writer for hosting the Clean Your Shelves Giveaway Hop! Lots of bloggers are giving away books that need a good home, so be sure to check them out HERE.

 

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I am giving away a Surprise Box o’ Books! Included are mystery, romance, and historical novels — a little something for everyone. Just leave me a comment to enter. For extra entries like me on FB or follow me on Twitter. Good luck!

In Perfect Time Giveaway From Sarah Sundin!

14 Aug

Don’t miss Sarah Sundin‘s hot-off-the-press novel, In Perfect Time. Publishers Weekly gives it an enthusiastic thumbs up: “Sundin excels at well-researched historical detail . . . with such accurate depictions of culture and setting that we are fully immersed in the times as well as in the story. The strength of relationships forged in war and the apprehension of God in times of trouble infuse this well-crafted novel with substance and light.”

 

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Sarah is celebrating the release of her book with a fun giveaway!



One grand prize winner will receive:

  • A Kindle HDX
  • The Wings of the Nightingale Series (With Every Letter, On Distant Shores, and In Perfect Time)

Enter today by clicking one of the icons below. But hurry, the giveaway ends on August 24th. Winner will be announced August 25th at Sarah’s blog.

 

Don’t miss a moment of the fun; enter today and be sure to visit Sarah’s blog on the 25th to see if you won! (Or better yet, subscribe to her blog and have the winner announcement delivered to your inbox!)

Christmas in July Giveaway Hop

21 Jul

It’s time for another book giveaway! This time I am participating in the Christmas in July Giveaway Hop hosted by I Am A Reader and Laurie Here. Check out all the bloggers giving away books and bookish stuff HERE.

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I am giving away 3 award winning books (see below). 3 books — 3 winners! To enter,  just leave me a comment with which book you would like to win. Good luck!

683769_w185Iscariot by Tosca Lee (2014 ECPA Book of The Year — Fiction)

Judas Iscariot…the name of Judas conjures up the ultimate betrayer. What could possibly bring him to such a vile decision to betray Jesus? Tosca Lee brilliantly captures Judas’ life; why he chose to follow Jesus when he was a respected scholar, what he witnesses day after day being near and speaking with Jesus. You will be captivated by every nuance of Judas’ story as he walked with Jesus and Judas’ history that led him to that point. Why did Jesus choose the path that he chose, from angering those in esteemed positions by not just allowing those who were “unclean” near him, but encouraging their presence? Judas struggled to understand Jesus’ motives and questioned them all along the way. The places where you question how and what Jesus did are brilliantly speculated by Tosca Lee in the amazing story of Iscariot.

731472Burning Sky by Lori Benton (Three 2014 Christy Awards — Book of The Year, Debut Novel, Historical Novel)

Abducted by Mohawk Indians at fourteen and renamed Burning Sky, Willa Obenchain is driven to return to her family’s New York frontier homestead after many years building a life with the People. At the boundary of her father’s property, Willa discovers a wounded Scotsman lying in her path. Feeling obliged to nurse his injuries, the two quickly find much has changed during her twelve-year absence—her childhood home is in disrepair, her missing parents are rumored to be Tories, and the young Richard Waring she once admired is now grown into a man twisted by the horrors of war and claiming ownership of the Obenchain land.

When her Mohawk brother arrives and questions her place in the white world, the cultural divide blurs Willa’s vision. Can she follow Tames-His-Horse back to the People now that she is no longer Burning Sky? And what about Neil MacGregor, the kind and loyal botanist who does not fit into in her plan for a solitary life, yet is now helping her revive her farm? In the aftermath of the Revolutionary War, strong feelings against “savages” abound in the nearby village of Shiloh, leaving Willa’s safety unsure.

Willa is a woman caught between two worlds. As tensions rise, challenging her shielded heart, the woman called Burning Sky must find a new courage–the courage to again risk embracing the blessings the Almighty wants to bestow. Is she brave enough to love again?

366418_w185Wings Of Glass by Gina Holmes (2014 Inspy Award — General Fiction)

From the best-selling author of Crossing Oceans comes a heartrending yet uplifting story of friendship and redemption. On the cusp of adulthood, eighteen-year-old Penny Carson is swept off her feet by a handsome farmhand with a confident swagger. Though Trent Taylor seems like Prince Charming and offers an escape from her one-stop-sign town, Penny’s happily-ever-after lasts no longer than their breakneck courtship. Before the ink even dries on their marriage certificate, he hits her for the first time. It isn’t the last, yet the bruises that can’t be seen are the most painful of all.

When Trent is injured in a welding accident and his paycheck stops, he has no choice but to finally allow Penny to take a job cleaning houses. Here she meets two women from very different worlds who will teach her to live and laugh again, and lend her their backbones just long enough for her to find her own.

Freedom to Read Giveaway Hop!

1 Jul

Thanks to Bookhounds and I Am A Reader, Not a Writer for hosting the Freedom to Read Giveaway Hop. Lots of bloggers are giving away books and bookish stuff. To find all the participants, click HERE. The hop runs July 2nd through July 9th.

 

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To celebrate I am giving away a copy of Jocelyn Green’s Widow of Gettysburg, an historical novel that explores the true meaning of freedom. To enter, just leave me a comment. The winner will be chosen by random number generator and will be notified by July 11. Good luck!

 

405777When a horrific battle rips through Gettysburg, the farm of Union widow Liberty Holloway is disfigured into a Confederate field hospital, bringing her face to face with unspeakable suffering–and a Rebel scout who awakens her long dormant heart.

While Liberty’s future crumbles as her home is destroyed, the past comes rushing back to Bella, a former slave and Liberty’s hired help, when she finds herself surrounded by Southern soldiers, one of whom knows the secret that would place Liberty in danger if revealed.

In the wake of shattered homes and bodies, Liberty and Bella struggle to pick up the pieces the battle has left behind. Will Liberty be defined by the tragedy in her life, or will she find a way to triumph over it?

Widow of Gettysburg is inspired by first-person accounts from women who lived in Gettysburg during the battle and its aftermath.

Midsummer’s Eve Giveaway Hop!

20 Jun

Thanks to I Am A Reader, Not A Writer for hosting the Midsummer’s Eve Giveaway Hop! Make sure to check out all the bloggers giving away books and bookish stuff HERE!

 

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I am giving away a surprise package of contemporary fiction. To enter my giveaway, just leave me a comment. For extra entries like me on FB or follow me on Twitter. Good Luck!

And The Winners Are:

16 May

Congratulations to 

Michelle Willms 

winner of Fairy Tale Fortnight

and 

Lis K

winner of Cleaning My Shelves

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