Looking Ahead…

Looking Ahead to What's Next   (That view of the Adirondacks is your first clue) Can you believe summer is almost here? This year is flying by. Before it gets any older, the time has come to share with you a little about what I've been busy working on for......

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Burning Sky made the 2014 INSPY Short List….

... so let's celebrate!  My publisher, WaterBrook Press, has offered to give away two copies of Burning Sky, my debut novel that just made the short list in the Debut Fiction category for the 2014 Inspy Award, the Blogger's Award for Excellence in Faith-Driven...

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Happy Saturday!

I just found an Advance Reading Copy of The Pursuit of Tamsen Littlejohn I didn't know I still had. This is a bound copy of the book, typeset like the final, with a very slightly different cover than the final version, the text lacking only its last proofread...

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It’s THE DAY

Here it is at last, the release day for The Pursuit of Tamsen Littlejohn. I hope you enjoy the adventure along with Tamsen, Jesse, and Cade.  If you'd like to know a little more about what went into writing this story (and have a few chances to enter a drawing...

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Tamsen and Ivy

ONE WEEK from today, April 15, two novels will release from WaterBrook Multnomah. The Pursuit of Tamsen Littlejohn is set in 18th century western North Carolina. A Broken Kind of Beautiful is set in the South Carolina of today. At a glance, these two novels would seem...

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The Lost State of Franklin (plus a giveaway)

If you live in the United States, you might recall that the original colonies to form a union during the 1770s, ultimately becoming our first states, numbered thirteen. You may also recall that the 14th state added to the union was Vermont (March 4, 1791). But did you...

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Happiness is… a new back cover

Only one more month until April 15th! Here's a peek at the "new" back cover for The Pursuit of Tamsen Littejohn. A few of you have seen the "old" back cover, if you have an Advance Reader Copy. Can you spot the biggest change?  Click on the image for a larger...

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Not a Girly Girl

I've never been a girly girl. When I was little my idea of fun was crawling under our giant forsythia bushes with a knife from my mom's kitchen drawer and sawing off boughs to peel and make my own bow and arrows for target shooting. That's more or less still how I...

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What Readers Are Saying…

Early reader reviews for The Pursuit of Tamsen Littlejohn are showing up around the net. Here's a (tiny) sample of reader's reactions from Goodreads: Rebecca writes: "An absolutely wonderful book; extraordinary historical research; rich, enduring characters, and a...

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A Note to Readers

Happy Valentines Day! I wanted to post a heart-felt thank you to readers who have already obtained a copy of The Pursuit of Tamsen Littlejohn via Blogging For Books. I've been told you are "gobbling them up" there and I so appreciate that. A few of you have already...

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