Here are some exciting events to anticipate–or things that have happened recently–in the lives of our CAN authors!
Snow on Bald Mountain by Linda Wood Rondeau with Elk Lake Publishing was released this past week. This novelette is a sequel to the critically acclaimed, Miracle on Maple Street. Ryan McDougal’s wife informs him she’s pregnant. To find better housing, he accepts a job as a caretaker for an eccentric, elderly woman. He wonders why she never leaves her home and seems fixated on three mysterious photographs that line her mantel. But pregnancy complications arise, Ryan finds himself on his knees one more time. Available now in print. Ebook to follow soon. For review contact Linda Wood Rondeau firstname.lastname@example.org.
Davalynn Spencer is teaching a writer’s workshop September 9 for the Colorado Springs, Colo., ACFW chapter. Workshop title: “Writing the Novella” or (How to Cram Your Whole Story into a Quarter of the Space You Really Want)
On September 16, Davalynn is speaking at Christian Family Fellowship in Canon City, Colorado. Topic: “Do All Things Really Work Together?” A book-signing follows.
My Heart Belongs in the Shenandoah Valley: Lily’s Dilemma
by Andrea Kuhn Boeshaar
(Official release date = 9-1-17, but the e-book is available for download NOW.)
Amazon Purchase Link: https://www.amazon.com/My-Heart-Belongs-Shenandoah-Valley-ebook/dp/B071RNRT4W/ref=pd_ybh_a_1?_encoding=UTF8&psc=1&refRID=151D1C8AJFP0CCZZFS5Y
Available in e-book and traditional print.
Darlene Franklin is excited to share part of her review of Captive Brides from Deanne Patterson regarding her novella, His Golden Treasure. “I think this is the best Darlene Franklin story I have ever read.” (TBR from Barbour Publishing in Oct 2016).
Congratulations to multi-award-winning Christine Lindsay on winning First Place in the Readers’ Choice Award for her historical romance Sofi’s Bridge. Christine’s latest romance is set in the beautiful Cascade Mountains of Washington State and focuses on the topic of grief. This is the second award that Christine has won this year alone. Her non-fiction memoir Finding Sarah Finding Me won Canada’s 2017 The Word Guild Award and was a finalist in the Selah Awards for life story.
Craig von Buseck has taken a position as a Senior Writer with Inspiration Ministries near Charlotte, NC, which is the parent company of INSP TV. Craig will be helping to produce articles and courses for Internet evangelism and discipleship. He will be involved in other writing projects as needed. Craig hopes to expand the articles and courses available on the Inspiration Ministries websites to include outside writers. He will make announcements as opportunities come available. You can reach Craig at email@example.com.
Heather FitzGerald is excited and honored to be a double finalist at the OCW Cascade Awards in the Speculative Fiction category. Her first two books, The Tethered World and The Flaming Sword are in the running. Winners will be announced this Thursday, August 17th, in Portland, Oregon. Heather’s husband surprised her with the gift of a plane ticket so she could be there in person (from Texas)! ***This just in…The Flaming Sword won in the Speculative Fiction category!