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Monday, February 21, 2011

Amish secrets, teens on the fringe and free Christian fiction (Feb 18)

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Secrets Collide in Amish Country
In her latest novel, The Search, Suzanne Woods Fisher focuses on important time in Amish history, the 1972 Supreme Court decision to allow Amish children to attend parochial schools. Fisher weaves a tender love story of shocking secrets, raw depth and laugh-out-loud humor..
Giving voice to teens "on the fringe"
Nancy Rue continues her YA series Real Life with Limos, Lattes & My Life on the Fringe. Covering a wide range of teen issues -- from peer pressure to acceptance -- Limos follows a girl on the fringe who has been nominated for high school prom queen.
'Courageous' -- the novel
Author Randy Alcorn is writing the official novelization of Courageous, a motion picture coming this fall from the makers of Fireproof and Facing the Giants. Based on the screenplay by Alex and Stephen Kendrick, Courageous: A Novel will release August 2011.
Erin Healy explores immortality
Erin Healy offers her take on the quest for everlasting life with her supernatural suspense novel The Promises She Keeps. "Instead of turning to God, we are tempted by secular culture's claims we can achieve immortality through celebrity or magic. This is where Promise's journey starts."
Q&A: Shannon Taylor Vannatter
Romance writer Shannon Taylor Vannatter shares about her White Rose trilogy, what the members of her church think of her books, and her ministry as a novelist: "I want readers to realize that love doesn't conquer all -- Jesus does."

Book Trailer of the Week: DEADLY TIES
From thriller writer Vicki Hinze: Burdened by his past, officer Mark Taylor has loved Lisa Harper from afar. Now, for Lisa and her mother to survive, Mark must risk his life -- and put his trust in God. Watch the trailer!
More book trailers here!
Author of the Week: C.S. Lakin
Author Susanne C. S. Lakin wrote her first three novels and a cookbook while running a bed and breakfast inn in northern California. Her latest novel is The Map Across Time, second volume in the fantasy series Gates of Heaven.
More authors here!
Book of the Week
Romantic entanglements from author Janice Hanna: Love Finds You in Camelot, Tennessee. Steve Garrison and Amy Hart have a plan to revive the town's economy. When a handsome newcomer takes an interest in her, the stage is set for a little tension...
More books here!
DVD of the Week: HAPPY TOGETHER!
Bob, Larry, and their VeggieTales pals are having fun being their wild, wacky selves -- and invite you to join them! Includes three classic tales: Sheerluck Holmes, The Grapes of Wrath and Esther. Silly songs include "Pants," "Dance of the Cucumber" and "Larry Sings the Blues." More movies here!
FamilyFiction Jan/Feb 2011
The latest issue is online, it's free and it includes: Francine Rivers * Robert Whitlow * Jerry Jenkins * Jill Williamson * Andrew Klavan * Wanda Brunstetter * Andy Andrews * DiAnn Mills * Julie Klassen * Jenny B. Jones * Chuck Swindoll * Nicole O'Dell * and more! Read it today!
Free Fiction: BLOOD RANSOM
For a limited time, the first volume in author Lisa Harris' Mission Hope series can be downloaded free for Kindle, PC, Mac or portable device. Also free for Barnes & Noble's Nook and from Sony's ReaderStore.
Limited Offer: Price Subject to Change
Free Fiction: HEART OF STONE
For a limited time, the first volume in author Jill Marie Landis' Irish Angel series can be downloaded free for Kindle, PC, Mac or portable device. Also free from CBD, for Barnes & Noble's Nook and from Sony's ReaderStore.
Limited Offer: Price Subject to Change
Free Fiction: FOOLS RUSH IN
Hilarity ensues when cultures clash: For a limited time, download the first volume in Janice Thompson's Weddings by Bella series free! Download free for your Kindle, PC, Mac or portable device and for Barnes & Noble's Nook.
Limited Offer: Price Subject to Change
Free Fiction: IMAGINARY JESUS
This may bring you face-to-face with an imposter in your own life: For a limited time, download Matt Mikalatos' hilarious Imaginary Jesus free! Download free for Kindle, PC, Mac or portable device. Also free from CBD, for Barnes & Noble's Nook and from Sony's ReaderStore.
Limited Offer: Price Subject to Change
Free Fiction: DAUGHTER OF JOY
Love, heartbreak, and triumph lie deep within the wilds of the Colorado highlands: For a limited time, download the first book in Kathleen Morgan's historical romance series Brides of Culdee Creek free! Free for Kindle, PC, Mac or portable device and for Barnes & Noble's Nook.
Limited Offer: Price Subject to Change
Free Fiction: LISTEN
What responsibility do people have for their words when they think no one is listening? For a limited time, download Rene Gutteridge's novel Listen free! Download free for Kindle, PC, Mac or portable device. Also free from CBD, for Barnes & Noble's Nook and from Sony's ReaderStore.
Limited Offer: Price Subject to Change

1 comment:

  1. i immediately went to the links given for Blood Ransom and Heart of Stone. You were right, it was a limited offer and theprice was subject to change. it had changed before i got your email! and neither one was free.

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