Today, please join me in welcoming author C. Kevin Thompson to Interviews & Reviews. Kevin is a husband, a father, a grandfather, and a kid at heart. Often referred to as “crazy” by his grandchildren, it’s only because he is. He’s a writer. Need he say more? He is an award-winning author, having his debut novel, THE SERPENT'S GRASP, win the prestigious Selah Award in 2013. His second novel, 30 DAYS HATH REVENGE, earned a Silver Medal in the Reader's Favorite Awards in 2013, too.
Kevin is a huge fan of the TV series 24, The Blacklist, Blue Bloods, NCIS, and Criminal Minds. He's also a fan of the British shows Broadchurch, Shetland, Hinterland, and Wallander. He loves anything to do with Star Trek, and is a Sherlock Holmes fanatic, too. With him, the game is always afoot, but you'll never catch him in a deerstalker. Ever. You can follow Kevin on Twitter at https://twitter.com/CKevinThompson or check out his website at https://ckevinthompson.com/
Kevin is also giving away one print copy of his latest book, The Letters, to anyone in the States and one eBook to all those outside the States.
Kevin, welcome to Interviews & Reviews!
Today, I am pleased to welcome author Laura Thomas to Interviews & Reviews. A published Christian author, Laura writes heartwarming encouragement for your soul. She has three Christian romantic suspense novels published as well as a Christian teen fiction trilogy, marriage book, and middle-grade novel. She is published in several anthologies and writes devotionals for Union Gospel Press. Her articles and stories are published in magazines and online, and she shares musings on her blog.
Laura is a chocoholic mom of three, married to her high school sweetheart. Originally from the UK, they live in Kelowna, British Columbia as audacious empty-nesters. You can find her at laurathomasauthor.com and you can follow her on Twitter at https://twitter.com/Laura_Thomas_
Today, we are going to talk about Laura's latest book The Orphan Beach, from her Flight to Freedom series. And Laura has a special treat for our readers. She is giving away one of each book in this series to three lucky people. So three people will receive one of these titles - The Glass Bottom Boat, The Lighthouse Baby, and The Orphan Beach in eBook form.
Laura, that is exciting! Welcome to Interviews & Reviews!
Today, I am pleased to welcome author Chalon Linton to Interviews & Reviews! Chalon was first introduced to Jane Austen by a dear friend and now she can’t get enough of handsome men in tailcoats. Her intrigue in the genre stems from a nostalgic longing for manners, wit, and true love. Fortunately, Chalon found her dashing gentleman, married him, and now lives happily ever after in Southern California. Today, she is going to talk to us about her latest Regency Romance, Adoring Abigail and she is giving a paperback copy to one lucky resident of the United States!
Chalon, welcome to Interviews & Reviews!
Today, I am pleased to welcome author Maria Henriksen to Interviews & Reviews. Maria is a mother of boy/girl teenage twins. Her book, Not Again, addresses many of the challenges teens face today in a profound and sometimes witty way.
The intent of her novel is to keep the story interesting as well as realistic in order to convey the many themes within. Her hope is that readers in various stages of life, not just teenagers, will be transformed by the inspirational messages. Healing hearts one page at a time is her motto.
Maria is also offering Not Again as a giveaway to our readers! Maria, welcome to Interviews & Reviews!
Today, please join me in welcoming author Denise Broadwater to I & R.
Denise has been a licensed professional counselor in South Carolina for ten years, treating anxiety, depression, life adjustments, and marriages. She has an MA in clinical counseling and began her career as a family therapist working with at-risk families and youth. Additionally, Denise has an M.Ed in education administration with several years of teaching experience in private education. She is a wife and the mother of three children and recently added “Nana” to her list of titles. She enjoys rowing at the gym, cooking new recipes, sewing quilts, and blogging at Life Lights Blog emptynestmarriage.com and Charleston Renovator blog www.freedmanscottagerenovation.blogspot.com. You can also follow her on Twitter at https://twitter.com/denisebroadh2o
Today, Denise is going to talk about her book A House With Holes and she is giving away one print copy to a lucky resident of the U.S. and an ebook to anyone outside the U.S.
Denise, welcome to Interviews & Reviews!
Today, we welcome author Drew Haack to I & R. As an athlete, nursing student, and writer, Drew has always felt a passion for a diversity in putting himself out there. After writing for a publication that consisted of satire, interviewing prominent figures, and more, he decided to step back as a contributor and editor. He began writing pieces independently and it wasn't long until he took on writing "Down to the Heart of It". His goal is to make his faith the foundation and then see what God has from there.
Drew is going to talk about his book with us today and he is giving away one copy of Down to the Heart of It!
Drew, welcome to Interviews & Reviews!
Today I am pleased to welcome author Michelle De Bruin to Interviews & Reviews. Michelle lives in Iowa with her husband and two teenage sons. She has a bachelor’s degree in Religion with a Christian Ministry emphasis, and in Music. Michelle is the spiritual services provider for an organization that offers services for people with mental and physical disabilities. She has been a member of American Christian Fiction Writers (ACFW) since 2015. Michelle writes inspirational historical romance about people who live in rural communities. Characters that bring to life the delights of farm and small-town living, whispers of Dutch heritage, and Christian faith make Michelle’s stories distinct. A romantic at heart, Michelle is always on the lookout for glimpses of God’s love through the window of a good story. Her first book, Hope for Tomorrow, released in 2018. The sequel, Promise for Tomorrow, will release November 19, 2019. But you can get an early copy because Michelle is giving a eBook away!
Michelle, welcome to Interviews & Reviews!
Today, I am pleased to welcome Leslea Wahl, author of faith-filled teen mysteries.
Leslea lives in beautiful Colorado and says she is blessed to have found a way to intertwine her two passions by creating adventurous stories with positive Christian messages for today's youth. Today she is going to talk about her latest book for teens, called Where You Lead and she is giving away one print copy to anyone in the U.S. and an eBook to anyone outside the U.S.
Leslea, welcome to Interviews & Reviews!
I am so happy to talk to Connilyn Cossette today, author of Until the Mountains Fall and our July Book of the Month winner!
When Connilyn is not engulfed in the happy chaos of homeschooling two teenagers, devouring books whole, or avoiding housework, she can be found digging into the rich ancient world of the Bible. She delights in discovering new gems of grace there that point to Jesus and weaving them into an immersive fiction experience. Her books have been found on ECPA and CBA Bestseller Lists and finaled in both the Carol and Christy Awards. You can connect with her at www.ConnilynCossette.com
Today Connilyn is going to be discussing her latest book and giving away one print copy (US ONLY) and one ebook everywhere else.
Welcome to Interviews & Reviews, Conni!
I am so pleased to welcome author Sara Davison to I & R today. Sara is the author of the romantic suspense novel, The Watcher, the romantic suspense series, The Seven Trilogy, and the suspense novel, Vigilant, book one of The Night Guardians Series. This book is now a finalist in our book of the year awards and Sara is giving away a signed copy to one lucky reader!
Sara has been a finalist for eight national writing awards, including Best New Canadian Christian author, a Carol Award, and two Daphne du Maurier Awards for Excellence in Mystery/Suspense. She is a Word and Cascade Award winner. She currently resides in Ontario, Canada with her husband Michael and their three children, all of whom she (literally) looks up to. Get to know Sara better and sign up for her newsletter at www.saradavison.org or find her on Facebook - Author Sara Davison or on Twitter - @sarajdavison.
Sara, welcome to Interviews & Reviews!