Fiction Book Reviews

Great Encounters with author Mary Vee

Here is another wonderful visit from an aspiring author…and another great blog-buddy from The Writers Alley. Please join me in welcoming Mary Vee. Not only are Mary’s blog posts for The Writers Alley insightful, she also keeps a consistent blog of her own, filled with beautiful retellings of Bible stories for kids (and all other… Continue reading Great Encounters with author Mary Vee

Fiction Book Reviews

Sizzling First Encounters with Aspiring Author, Casey Herringshaw

Oh boy, oh boy. I’m so glad to have aspiring author and encourager-extraordinaire, Casey Herringshaw. Casey’s been a very big influence on the writing scene. As a ravenous reader, she gives loads of book reviews on her blog Writing For Christ and keeps busy authors encouraged and in prayer through her ministry blog, Operation: Encourage… Continue reading Sizzling First Encounters with Aspiring Author, Casey Herringshaw

Christian authors

Sizzling First Encounters from the Amateur ;-)

Well, I'm still trying to get some other newbies to post their first encounters, but I think they're a bit shy (SHERRINDA) and Casey's not back from vacating yet. So no worries, I'll keep bugging people to see who my next vict...er...guests will be. Announcement!! - Miss Kallie won Jamie Carie's novella, The Snowflake. Congrats,… Continue reading Sizzling First Encounters from the Amateur 😉

Christian authors, inspirational fiction

Sizzling First Encounters with Jamie Carie

Well, if you want some first encounters with sizzle, today's guest will provide you with some. Not only that, but one lucky commenter will win her newest book, a novella entitled The Snowflake.   Jamie Carie is an award winning author who writes romantic tension with as much passion as she writes adventure. If you want a book… Continue reading Sizzling First Encounters with Jamie Carie

Christian authors, inspirational fiction

Sizzling First Encounters with Missy Tippens

Sit back with a glass of sweetened iced tea and some good-ol Southern hospitality with Love Inspired author and Seeker gal, Missy Tippens. I know I rave about them, but the ladies of Seekerville are always so full of encouragement for those of us who are daring to enter the world of writing, and Missy… Continue reading Sizzling First Encounters with Missy Tippens

Christian authors, inspirational fiction, Writing Tips

Sizzling First Encounters with Siri Mitchell

I've been a fan of Siri Mitchell's writing for years, and wait with anticipation for her next book. She writes in a mix of genres, but recently she's been writing a lot of historicals - and her latest one, She Walks in Beauty, is one of  her best. The romantic tension is great and the… Continue reading Sizzling First Encounters with Siri Mitchell

Fiction Book Reviews

Sizzling First Encounters with Deb Raney

Okay, I’ve bragged about her before, but I love getting the opportunity to do it again. I met Deb Raney 3 years ago at my first visit to the Blue Ridge Mountains Writers Conference. From that point on, I’ve made a point of going to at least one of her lectures each conference. Not only… Continue reading Sizzling First Encounters with Deb Raney

Christian authors

Sizzling First Encounters with Janet Dean

Oh it's such a great pleasure to have Love Inspired author, Janet Dean visiting us today. Her stories are as sweet as her personality - and they're definitely not lacking in romantic tension or conflict. Thanks so much for joining the blog series, Janet. Pepper, I love this blog, the depth of your faith and… Continue reading Sizzling First Encounters with Janet Dean

Fiction Book Reviews

Sizzling First Encounters with Julie Lessman

Okay, it's time to ramp up the temperature about 80 degrees. Everybody ready? Summer's here. We know it's hot outside. But I think today's guest has a way of moving WAY beyond a sizzle. She tends to stay at...oh...scorching. Please welcome one of my favorite authors, and so pleased to call her my friend, Julie… Continue reading Sizzling First Encounters with Julie Lessman

Fiction Book Reviews

Sizzling First Encounters with Colleen Coble

Well, we've had a few historical first encounters, but now it's time to change things up a bit with multi-published author, Colleen Coble. Not only do her books tell a great story, but with all the action, adventure, and  plot twists, you feel more like you've ridden a breathtaking rollercoaster by the end than sat… Continue reading Sizzling First Encounters with Colleen Coble