Book Review: The Dark Guest by Sarah Hamaker

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The Dark Guest by Sarah Hamaker The Cold War is over, but The Wolf is still at the door. When Violet Lundy isn’t cleaning rooms at Happy Hills Assisted Living Facility, she loves spending her free time with resident Rainer Kopecek. Hearing his stories of the dangerous life he led behind the Iron Curtain in East Berlin makes her own life seem more tolerable. But when Rainer is found dead and his room in disarray, Violet suspects foul play. Dr. Henry Silverton lives among his books, teaching and writing about the Cold War. A letter about an East German traitor…

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A Chat with Author Nancy Kay Grace

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Greetings from Sarah Sundin! Today I have the joy of interviewing Nancy Kay Grace. Nancy has had multiple stories and devotionals published in anthologies, but she’s here today to share about her debut book. Welcome, Nancy! Please tell us about your book, The Grace Impact. The Grace Impact is a devotional based on 2 Corinthians 9:8. God reveals his character to us and lavished His grace on us through His Son. In all things, at all times, God’s grace covers every detail of life so we can walk confidently and share this grace with others. What inspired you to write…

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CAN Members – Seen and Heard

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Many among our Christian Author Network have been seen and heard, caught out and about spreading the word on their books, their message, and most importantly, the love and provision of our precious Father. Here’s where you may catch them: Tina Yeager launched a new radio program in January on Christian Mix 106. Flourish Today airs at 10 AM and 3 PM Eastern every Thursday, covering such topics as parenting, mental health, relationships, and other issues to live your best daily. To listen live online, click this link: https://christianmix106.com/ For more information on Tina, visit her website at https://tinayeager.com/ Several…

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A Chat with Author Kimberly Rose Johnson

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Greetings from Sarah Sundin! Today I have the joy of interviewing prolific and award-winning novelist Kimberly Rose Johnson. Kimberly’s here to share about her latest novel. Welcome, Kimberly! Please tell us about your book Found: An Almost Perfect Christmas. Bethany Evans loves her job teaching second graders, but she wants more. Could Toby and his dad hold the key to making this Christmas extra special, or will the trouble they are facing not only ruin Christmas but destroy their lives in the process? Sounds intriguing! What inspired you to write this book? I moved to Montana this past year and…

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A Chat with Author Linda Wood Rondeau

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Welcome readers. Davalynn Spencer here, interviewing author Linda Wood Rondeau about her new book, Ghosts of Trumball Mansion. Linda, thank you for joining us today. Please give us a brief overview of your latest title. A romance writer and her estranged publisher-husband spend a summer together in their Connecticut estate, a home with a tainted past. When a reconciliation seems possible, malignant forces threaten to keep them apart. Only faith can heal their marriage and expel the evil in the home. What an unusual premise. Why did you write this book? Satan doesn’t like a happy marriage. He will use…

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Book Review: Hope is Built by Davalynn Spencer

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Inspirational Western Romance: Hope is Built   It’s 1912 and Mary McCrae is running from a planned future. Rancher Hugh Hutton is hiding from a broken life. Each has what the other needs if they can keep more than their tempers from going up in flames.      *  *  *   Book Review: I fell in love with this story from page one. This has been my favorite so far in this series. Loved it from cover to cover. Wonderful author! ~ Carolyn Neinas on Goodreads *  *  *   Davalynn Spencer is a bestselling author and winner of…

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9-1-1. What is your emergency?

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“This is 9-1-1. What is your emergency?” I don’t often reflect publicly on the fifteen years I served as a 9-1-1 Operator and Police Dispatcher for the city of Nashville. This was my first career-type job as a somewhat sheltered eighteen-year-old girl, and I was quickly stationed on the midnight shift where all the action took place. Each night at 10:00 p.m., I proudly donned my navy blue civilian uniform and entered through security gates, metal detectors, and controlled access doors into a windowless room with nothing but computer screens in every direction. We served as the hub of activity…

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A Chat with Author Cheryl Schuermann

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Greetings from Sarah Sundin in rainy California! Today I have the joy of interviewing one of our newest CAN members, Cheryl Schuermann, who’s written memoir, children’s books, and her latest release, a parenting book. Welcome, Cheryl! Please tell us about your book Raising Kids for Tomorrow’s World: 12 Keys to Preserving the Faith. Inspired by I Thessalonians 2:1-14, Raising Kids for Tomorrow’s World explores the essentials for building a culture of biblical faith in the home. Parents, grandparents, and mentors will be encouraged to embrace their parenting role with confidence, wisdom, and courage as they raise their children to follow…

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Book Review: Reflections on the Names of God: 180 Devotions to Know God More Fully

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Every name God calls Himself and every name His people have called Him holds clues to who He is, how He relates to His children, and the promises He has made—and kept. This devotional offers you a wonderful opportunity to spend time each day getting to know God more intimately by exploring His names and attributes. Perfect for both new Christians and longtime believers, these life-changing devotions will help you discover something new about who God is, who you are, and how you relate to others.   *  *  *   Any book that helps me draw closer to the…

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A Chat with Author Kathy Howard

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New Year’s Greetings from Sarah Sundin! We’re kicking off another year of CAN author interviews with a chat with Kathy Howard, a multi-published author of Bible studies and devotionals! Welcome, Kathy! Please tell us about your book Deep Rooted: Growing through the Book of Romans. Recapture the awe of your salvation! Like the other volumes in the Deep Rooted devotional series, this 40-day journey through Romans uses the 4-R Bible study framework to help you interact with Scripture, not simply read it. These meaty, daily devotions will increase your hunger for God’s Word, encourage spiritual growth, and lay the groundwork…

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