Today, I am pleased to welcome author Rob Seabrook to Interviews & Reviews. Rob lives and works in beautiful Devon, is married to Gemma, with three grown up children, Bruno the dog and some chickens. As foster carers, together they have gained insight into the impact of trauma on children, and have seen that rebuilding a life takes endless patience, full acceptance, love and care, and there is always room for second chances. It is this experience that part inspired the context for Beneath the Tamarisk Tree, which he is going to talk to us about today. And as an added bonus, Rob is giving away a signed copy in the U.K. and an eBook outside the U.K.
Rob, welcome to I & R!
Shelley Shepard Gray Interview
Today, I am so pleased to welcome author Shelley Shepard Gray to Interviews & Reviews. Shelley is the New York Times and USA Today bestselling author of more than 100 books. Two-time winner of the HOLT Medallion and a Carol Award finalist, Gray lives in Ohio, where she writes full-time, bakes too much, and can often be found walking her dachshunds on her town’s bike trail.
Today, Shelley is going to talk about her latest book, Her Heart’s Desire, and, on behalf of Shelley, Revell is giving away one copy to three lucky winners in the U.S.
Shelley, welcome to I & R!
Carmen Schober Interview
Today I am very pleased to welcome author Carmen Schober to I & R. Carmen (www.carmenschober.com), author of After She Falls and Pretty Little Pieces, is a wife and mother, a proud Cuban-American, and a woman of eclectic interests, ranging from gritty combative sports to feminine design shows. She writes unexpected romance novels for the modern woman, with relatable but inspirational heroines and heroes. When she's not writing fiction, she blogs about Christianity, motherhood, writing, and everything in between. She earned a master's degree in English literature and creative writing from Kansas State, and she currently lives in Manhattan, Kansas.
Today, Carmen is going to talk to us about her latest novel Pretty Little Pieces and she is giving one eBook copy away! Carmen, welcome to Interviews & Reviews!
Mary L. Hamilton Interview
Today, I am pleased to welcome author Mary L. Hamilton to Interviews & Reviews! Mary has written three books for young teens and two adult mysteries. She finds inspiration for her novels in real-life situations, and her stories feature characters who struggle in various aspects of faith. When not writing, Mary enjoys reading, knitting, playing with her dog, and quiet evenings at home with her husband. They have three grown children and two cute grandsons. You can find out more about Mary's books through her website at https://maryhamiltonbooks.com/.
Today, Mary is going to talk to us about her latest book, Dead Air. And she is giving away an ebook copy to one lucky winner!
Mary, welcome to I & R!
James C. Vogelzang Interview
Today I am pleased to welcome James Vogelzang to I & R. After 30 years in the investment management marketing business, James created Doing HIS Time Prison Ministry (www.doinghistime.org) a ministry to inmates, ex-offenders and their families. In 2000, he began work on a prison devotional. Still active in the ministry, he lives with his wife of 49 years in Santa Barbara, CA. Today, he is talking to us about his latest book, Come and See and he is giving away one print copy and one eBook!
James, welcome to Interviews & Reviews!
Larry A. Lee Interview
Today, we welcome author Larry A. Lee to Interviews & Reviews. Larry is the author of Out of the Field. This memoir talks about when he chose to defend his mother against his alcoholic father’s physical abuse. Three years later his mother died. Alone and abandoned this memoir shares how Larry found hope again.
Larry is a retired First Responder and writes from his home in Yukon, OK, and today he will talk about his book Out of the Field, giving one printed copy and two Kindle editions away.
Larry, welcome to I & R!
Nakia Trader Interview
Today I am pleased to welcome Nakia Trader to Interviews & Reviews. Nakia is the cofounder of Way of Truth Evangelistic Ministries. She helps implement outreach programs such as Beautiful Feet Evangelism and All or Nothing: Provisions. This latter ministry is done with ministry partner and friend, Valyncia, focusing on giving the Gospel and provisions to those in need in their community. Nakia’s greatest passion and desire is to reach lost souls for the Kingdom of God by declaring the Gospel throughout the nations and helping disciple new believers in a closer relationship with God. Nakia’s greatest passion and desire is to reach lost souls for the Kingdom of God by declaring the Gospel throughout the nations and helping disciple new believers in a closer relationship with God. If you want to connect with Nakia and explore her video and literary work, visit her on Facebook page:
• or on Twitter@ktraderGC98
And today she is going to talk to us about her book What Do I Do Now? Building a Solid Christian Foundation.
Nakia, welcome to I & R!
Danny & Wanda Pelfrey Interview
Today I am pleased to welcome husband and wife team, Danny & Wanda Pelfrey. Danny comes from a ministry background, and Wanda taught school. They are graduates of Atlanta Christian College (now Point University). Danny has a Masters from Kentucky Christian University. They have authored 14 books, including six mysteries with a message.
Today they are talking to us about their latest book, A Night to Remember. And they are giving away one print copy in the States and one eBook everywhere else.
Danny & Wanda, welcome to I & R!
Jacqueline Wheelock Interview
Today, I am pleased to welcome author Jacqueline Wheelock to I & R. Jacqueline's historical novels share the narratives of African American women seeking their identities in the difficult setting of the old South. Wheelock is a multi-published author whose works range from short stories and devotionals to a memoir of growing up during and after segregation. Published multiple times by University Press of Mississippi, she has been a member of the American Christian Fiction Writers for over a decade.
Today, Jacqueline is talking with us about her latest book God, Send Sunday and she is giving away one print copy to one person in the U.S. and one eBook to someone outside the U.S.
Jacqueline, welcome to Interviews & Reviews!
Sara Brunsvold Interview
Today, I am thrilled to welcome author Sara Brunsvold to I & R. Sara creates stories that speak hope, truth, and life. Influenced by humble women of God who find his fingerprints in the everyday, she does the same in her life and her storytelling. Sara’s recognitions include the 2020 ACFW Genesis Award for Contemporary Fiction.
Sara's goal is to “weave together wit and wisdom to create stories that are highly readable, relatable, and rememberable.” She has accomplished her objective with her debut novel, The Extraordinary Deaths of Mrs. Kip. This emotional, intergenerational story beautifully demonstrates that the very best life is made up of thousands of deaths to self.
The Extraordinary Deaths of Mrs. Kip was chosen by our Review Team as our July Book of the Month and today I & R is giving away one print copy to a lucky reader in Canada or the U.S.
Sara, welcome to I & R!