Friday’s Sales, New Releases, Upcoming Releases, Giveaways, and Facebook Parties – 4/8/16

It’s Friday!! Y’all I’m so excited about this day. We have a great line up of sales, new releases, upcoming releases, giveaways, and Facebook parties thanks to my author friends. So have fun adding to your TBR pile!!



Melanie D. Snitker’s Finding Faith
​Ms. Snitker’s novel is on sale for 99c!

The Blurb: “Single mom Serenity Chandler is determined to do anything to provide better opportunities for her autistic son, Gideon. The satisfaction of helping children and being a part of their lives is one reason Aaron Randall loves his job as a music therapist. With Aaron’s job and Gideon’s education hanging in the balance, they’ll have to rely on faith to find their way together.”

Purchase: Amazon

Connect and follow Ms. Snitker at: Website, Facebook, Twitter, Goodreads, Amazon Author Page


​Cathy Gohlke’s Promise Me This
​Ms. Gohlke’s novel is on sale for eBooks!

The Blurb: “Michael Dunnagan is given a life, a hope and a future through his friend’s sacrifice aboard Titanic.  Now he must keep his promise to help Owen’s family in NJ, and bring his sister from England to America.  But he never expected to fall in love with her, or that she would disappear into the horrors of WWI.  Michael risks everything to find the woman he’s grown to love.”

Purchase: Amazon, B&N, CBD, iTunes, Kobo

Connect and follow Ms. Gohlke at: Website, Facebook, Goodreads

New Releases


Darlene Franklin’s Angel in Disguise
Ms. Franklin has a new release!

The Blurb: “New convert Rosie Carson can’t understand why her church doesn’t do more to help the needy of San Antonio, the way the early church did–and decides to do something about it.

Texas Ranger Owen Cooper, home recuperation from a wound, is recruited to investigate a series of petty thefts among church members. Can Rosie and Owen do the right thing for the poor, for the victims–for each other?”

Purchase: Amazon

Connect and follow Ms. Franklin at: Website, Facebook, Twitter, Amazon Author Page


April W. Gardner & Michelle Massaro’s Better than Fiction
​Ms. Gardner and Ms. Massaro have a new release this week!

The Blurb: “In order to secure the waning attentions of her husband, an aspiring romance novelist sets out to better herself by losing weight and hiring a personal trainer, who turns out to be too handsome for the good of her crumbling marriage. Her emotional affair throws her marriage on the rocks, while simultaneously inspiring the thrilling romance in her historical novel.”

Purchase: Amazon; Newsletter (limited time offer — subscribers get free download of book)

Connect and follow them at: Facebook, Goodreads

Upcoming Releases


The Mighty Pen
The non-fiction book of encouragement for writers by writers releases April 19th!

The Blurb: “Dear Fellow Christian Writer,
We are pleased to share these devotional thoughts from Christian writers to Christian writers. We pray you might see yourself here and gain encouragement to keep writing for His glory. This devotional book was born out of a two-day class at Blue Ridge Mountains Christian Writers Conference. During the class we shared the good, the bad, and the ugly of writing for the Lord. Just as we are encouraged in the Word to spur each other on, we did this during our few hours together. Within these pages we hope to spur you on in your calling to write for Him.”

Pre-order: Amazon

​Connect and follow publisher: Facebook


Small-Town Brides Romance Collection
Barbour will be releasing a novella collection in May!

The Blurb: Join the fun and feel the romance in various historical communities from Massachusetts to Florida, Missouri to Texas. Meet ladies who take firm stands for their work in mills, orphanages, churches, schools, hospitals, and the like as they dance through courtship with their beaus. Can the nine couples develop lasting loves under the watchful eyes of their neighbors?

Pre-order: Amazon

Connect and follow the authors: Kelly Eileen Hake, Kathleen Y’Barbo, Janet Lee Barton, Susan K. Downs, Darlene Franklin, Pamela Griffin, Debby Mayne, Donita K. Paul, Marjorie Vawter​


Sins of the Past
​Ms. Henderson, Ms. Pettrey, and Ms. Eason have come together to bring you the novella collection, ​Sins of the Past. It releases May 2016!

​The Blurb: “In Dee Henderson’s “Missing,” a Wyoming sheriff is called to Chicago when his elderly mother goes missing. Paired with a savvy Chicago cop, the two realize her disappearance is no accident, and a race against the clock begins.

Dani Pettrey returns to Alaska with “Shadowed,” introducing readers to the parents of her beloved McKenna clan. Adventure, romance, and danger collide when a young fisherman nets the body of an open-water swimming competitor who may actually be a possible Russian defector.

Lynette Eason’s “Blackout” delivers the story of a woman once implicated in a robbery gone wrong. The loot has never been found–but her memory of that night has always been unreliable. Can she remember enough to find her way to safety when the true culprit comes after her?”

Pre-order: Amazon, B&N, CBD

Connect and follow them: Dee HendersonDani Pettrey, Lynette Eason


Jennifer Rodewald’s The Carpenter’s Daughter
Ms. Rodewald’s lasted novel is slated to release April 15th!

Snippet of the Blurb: One word can change a life.
Sarah Sharpe has grown up as a carpenter’s daughter, knowing only the rough and work-heavy world of her father’s blue-collar profession. Abandoned by her mother as a baby, she’s lived twenty-one years content to drive nails at her dad’s side. Following her father into the world of construction was a natural path, and she took it without a second thought. But a harsh comment about her “butch” appearance sends her on a search for identity.”

Pre-order: Amazon

Connect and follow Ms. Rodewald at: ​Website, Facebook, Goodreads, Twitter



Dawn Cahill’s Sapphire Secrets
​Ms. Cahill is hosting a giveaway for her novel AND a cover reveal for the paperback version of Sapphire Secrets. ​You have until April 10th to enter the giveaway HERE.

The Blurb: “Twins Livy and Deedee lost their mother when they were six.
 Problem is, Livy remembers nothing of that awful day. As she seeks answers to what really happened, disaster brutally interrupts her search. Her life flips upside down as she faces a future she is not prepared for. Yet the unanswered questions still haunt her. She must continue her quest, even if it means losing the two people most dear to her–her twin, and the man she loves.”

​Purchase: Amazon

Connect and follow Ms. Cahill at: Website, Facebook, Twitter, Pinterest, Amazon Author Page


Jo Huddleston’s Weekly Giveaway
​Author Jo Huddleston is hosting a giveaway for Laura Hilton’s ​The Amish Firefighter. ​You have until April 12th to enter the giveaway HERE.

Snippet of the Blurb: Abigail Stutzman thought it was bad enough being dropped at the nearest bus station and sent to live several states away with some relatives she’d never even heard of, much less met. But now, just a week after her arrival in Jamesport, Missouri, she finds herself at the scene of a barn fire. An intentional barn fire. And all fingers are pointed at her. She’s desperate to prove her innocence and protect her reputation, but nobody’s making that easy to do. And God certainly doesn’t seem willing to help.

Purchase: Amazon

Connect and follow Ms. Hilton at: Website, Facebook, Goodreads

Facebook Parties


Elle E. Kay’s Stella ​Facebook Release Party
​Ms. Kay is having a release party on Facebook April 15th! Join HERE to attend the virtual party.

The Blurb: “An encounter that leaves Stella petrified. Can she find the faith she needs to persevere? Jason is just another complication, can she trust him? Something is awry in Stella’s world. When she’s abducted will anyone hear her cries?

​A Christian romantic suspense about a young woman struggling to find her faith in the midst of struggle. It deals with the heavy subjects of rape, pregnancy, and kidnapping through a lens of faith and hopes.”

Pre-order: Amazon

​Connect and follow Ms. Kay at: Website, Facebook, Goodreads, Twitter, Pinterest, Google+

5 thoughts on “Friday’s Sales, New Releases, Upcoming Releases, Giveaways, and Facebook Parties – 4/8/16”

  1. Thank you for including Finding Faith on your blog. What a great list of books! I’ll be going through and checking out the others.


  2. I always enjoy looking at the new books, sales and upcoming parties. Thank you for taking the time to put this together, Toni!


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