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30 Days of Summer Reads: Murder, Mayhem and a Fine Man

Claudia Mair Burney is a writer who knows her stuff and struts her wordsmithing with style and sass. Murder, Mayhem and a Fine Man renews my trust in fiction for the Christian market. Chock full of characters who live and breathe like real human beings with very normal struggles, a plot that twists and surprises, […]

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30 Days of Summer Reads: The Feast of Saint Bertie

A story-feast from the get-go! The Feast of Saint Bertie is a surprising, engaging, unique story that will challenge readers to rethink what it means to be a Christ-follower in today’s crazy, materialistic culture. With vivid characters, unconventional settings, and a beautifully unfolding plot, this book is the kind that will stay with you, like […]

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30 Days of Summer Reads: My Name is Russell Fink

My Name is Russell Fink is laugh-out-loud storytelling—inventive, surprising, and chock full of quirky authenticity. Michael Snyder’s Fink is the kind of character that stays with you like a strange realization, but in a good way. This honest, witty story will grab you by the heart, tickle your funny bone, and highlight the intrinsic, fragile […]

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The last cover in the Defiance, TX trilogy

The last cover in the Defiance, TX trilogy

I’m really happy about this cover! It captures the essence of the book, but leaves mystery. What do you think?

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30 Days of Summer Reads: The Memory Keeper’s Daughter

The Memory Keeper’s Daughter by Kim Edwards is an engaging story that kept me turning the pages. No simple answers, no neatly drawn up plot, this book held me close to each character, all exquisitely drawn. At times I wanted to shake one; other times I cried for another (and tears are so rare when […]

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30 Days of Summer Reads: Home Another Way

Home Another Way by Christa Parrish is the kind of book that sticks to your heart. Beautiful, lyrical writing, real, breathing characters and a plot with surprising twists, Parrish makes me want to find this town, hang out with the people there, and engage. A rare, gutsy book for a new generation of readers.

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30 Days of Summer Reads: The Husband Project

Have a sizzling affair—with your spouse! The Husband Project brims with the kind of secret and surprising advice that’ll help you become the wife he desires. A fun, innovative, and practical book.

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30 Days of Summer Reads: The Moment Between

The Moment Between is a stark, agonizingly beautiful treatise on family, human frailty, and suffocating regret. With breathtaking prose, an everywoman heroine, and a twisting journey, Nicole Baart unfolds hope in the darkest circumstances.

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30 Days of Summer Reads: The Uncommon Woman

Oh how I want to be the kind of uncommon woman Susie Larson writes about so poetically! Her winsome, hard-won message beckons me toward the all-consuming embrace of Jesus, away from my petty need for approval. If every woman dared to pick up The Uncommon Woman and live the kind of extraordinary life Susie thrusts […]

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30 Days of Summer Reads: Informed Consent

Taut with emotional suspense, author Sandra Glahn catapults readers smack dab in the middle of the world of medical ethics, exploring the desperate lengths folks will go to find a cure. Expertly drawn characters, a Grisham-paced plot, and intelligent writing, Informed Consent is everything I like about medical thrillers.

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