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Wednesday, May 11, 2011

Author of the Year, free comics and more (May 6)

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Spotlight: AN UNLIKELY SUITOR
When society's elite spends a glamorous summer in Newport, the lives of three young women—and their unlikely suitors—become entangled in a complicated web of secrets. Will any of them find true happiness? A compelling tale of friendship, devotion, and sacrificial love from award-winning author Nancy Moser.
AUTHOR OF THE YEAR
The people have spoken! We put out the call for your favorite Christian stories and storytellers of 2010—in all genres, including Amish, Historical, Suspense, Speculative, Romance, Contemporary fiction and more. See the readers' 10 favorite authors here!
Q&A: Mike Delosso
The Darkness Follows author opens up: "At times the darkness overwhelmed me but in the midst of it all there was always light. That experience will never leave me and I want to share the hope I found with others. My way of sharing it is through my stories."
Free Comic Book Day
Saturday, May 6 is Free Comic Book Day in comics stores across the country! To celebrate, we'll be posting links to free Christian comics online all that day -- including links to tracts, Bible comics, classic Christian comics and more. Be sure to follow us here Saturday.
2011 Christy Award Nominees
The nominees have been announced for the 2011 Christy Awards honoring Christian fiction. Categories include Contemporary, First Novel, Historical, Suspense, Visionary, Young Adult and more. Click through to see all the nominees.

FamilyFiction May /Jun 2011
In the new issue: The results of the 2011 FamilyFiction Readers Choice Awards * Wanda E. Brunstetter * Terri Blackstock * 10 New Voices in Biblical Fiction * Soul Surfer's Sarah Hill * Phil Vischer's What's In The Bible? * and much more! Read it online FREE!
Question of the Week
Is there a bookseller near you who has a good selection of Christian fiction? Tell us about 'em! Click on over to our FamilyFiction page on Facebook and join the discussion!
FamilyFiction on the go!
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Giveaway of the Week
You could win one of 10 copies of Denise Hunter's romance A Cowboy's Touch! How to enter: Go to our contest page, enter your name, email and this secret code: DH065. Entries must be received by Tues (May 10) at 10 a.m. CST. Winners announced in our next newsletter (May 13). Watch for a new prize next week!
Last Week's Prize
The winners of last week's prize: Kim Greig, Becky Lee, Krista Jensen, Reuben Horst, Marlene Burns, Eve Nielsen, Amy Anguish, Donna Krueger, Cheryl Olson and Joshua Brown. Congratulations -- watch for an email from us! More about VeggieTales: 'Twas The Night Before Easter here.



Below, find free eBooks for your digital reader! (Offers provided by the respective publishers and retailers.)
Free Fiction: DISASTER STATUS
As they work to save lives, can they handle the attraction between them without getting burned? Download Candace Calvert's medical drama Disaster Status free for your Kindle, PC, Mac or portable device, from CBD, from Sony's ReaderStore and for Barnes & Noble's Nook. Limited Offer: Price Subject to Change.
Free Fiction: A TAILOR-MADE BRIDE
Will Jericho and Hannah find a way to bridge the gap between them? For a limited time, download Karen Witemeyer's historical romance A Tailor-Made Bride free for your Kindle, PC, Mac or portable device, from CBD, from Sony's ReaderStore and for Barnes & Noble's Nook. Limited Offer: Price Subject to Change.
Free Fiction: LIE DOWN IN GREEN PASTURES
Jeremiah and Cindy match wits with an unscrupulous land developer as murder invades the idyllic landscape: Download the third volume in Debbie Viguie's Psalm 23 Mysteries free for your Kindle, PC, Mac or portable device and for Barnes & Noble's Nook. Limited Offer: Price Subject to Change.

Links to more free Christian fiction here.

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