Disenchanted by Janet Ursel

Today I welcome author Janet Ursel. Her upcoming debut novel, Disenchanted, will release July 14. She is giving us a peek into how and why she decided to write this intriguing book. The premise looks amazing, I must say. What do you think? ____________ In this Christian fantasy, one young wizard with a hunger for wisdom [...]

Cinderella Schemes #1: An Interview with Shonna Slayton

As a way to celebrate the release of A Wish Made of Glass, I'm doing a series of interviews with other authors who have written retellings or renditions of the Cinderella story. I've got some pretty spectacular authors lined up, so I hope you'll join me every Monday from today until August 3rd. In the first [...]

COVER REVEAL: Where Shadows Lie by Tialla Rising

Check out the book cover and trailer reveal for Tialla Rising's upcoming release, Where Shadows Lie, and continue below to enter the giveaway!    Release date: June 2015Synopsis via Goodreads: His dark past haunts him. His new life taunts him.   After twenty years in the gangs and a hefty prison sentence, an early release [...]

A Love Letter – Out of Darkness Rising

This is a guest post by Gillian Bronte Adams. ____________ Brevity may not be my strength, but if you were to ask me to describe Out of Darkness Rising in only a few words, I would say that at its heart, it is a love letter. To whom, you ask? I suppose it could be [...]

When Stories Are Truer Than Fact

This is a guest post by Suzannah Rowntree, the author of the freshly released (as in, yesterday!!) Pendragon's Heir. ____________ As the author of a novel which is rooted in a deep and abiding love of medieval literature, I’ve spent much time over the last few years meditating on what great works of literature can teach [...]

The King’s Scrolls Character Spotlight: Prince Daniel

I'm pleased to host Jaye L. Knight on my blog today, the author of the newly released fantasy, The King's Scrolls! It's the second book in the Ilyon Chronicles, and I've heard nothing but wonderful things about both books! The character being spotlighted today is Prince Daniel. He sounds quite intriguing to me! First, here's [...]

Ice Maidens in Real Life

This is a guest post by E. Kaiser Writers, whose winter fairy tale trilogy, Thaw, has just released. Be sure to check out her books, her site, and other information at the end of this post! Also, enter your name in a great giveaway (link also below) for the ARC of Winter's Child!! I'm so [...]

Hunger Games vs. A Time to Die

This is a guest post by Nadine Brandes, the author of the newly released dystopian novel, A Time to Die. ____________ “What’s your book about?” My most common response: “It’s like Hunger Games, only Christian.” This is rather ironic since half the inspiration behind A Time to Die came from wanting to write a book [...]

Interview with Author Tialla Rising

Tialla Rising is the charming authoress of Holding the Future Hostage, a Christian action/adventure with a sci-fi twist ... does that sound exciting or what?!  She is currently working on its sequel, Where Shadows Lie. Hope you enjoy getting to know her better! I know I have! ____________ Tialla, welcome to Finding the True Fairy [...]

Finding an Epic Life Beyond the Book

This is a guest post by Nadine Brandes. I read so many fantasy books as a child and teenager I started to think my life wouldn’t be amazing unless dragons attacked my little Wyoming valley or unless the fate of the world hinged on my brave choices. It was unfair that I was stuck in [...]