Tag: author interview

Author Interview (and a Giveaway!): Erica Vetsch

Author Interview (and a Giveaway!): Erica Vetsch

Posted January 23, 2017 / 73 Comments

Yay! I love doing these author interviews, but it’s especially fun when I get to chat with one of my friends. Such is the case today in my Q&A with Erica Vetsch! I’m also thinking in hindsight that I should have asked her to explain the Kansas Jayhawks cheer “Rock […]


Zuzu Interviews: Author Catherine West’s dog Noah

Zuzu Interviews: Author Catherine West’s dog Noah

Posted January 20, 2017 / 54 Comments

Hi, everyone! Zuzu here. Stealing the laptop from Mom while she gets ready for her Facebook Party tonight. Something about 1000 Facebook page likes. Anyway, I’m going to be there. You should too. Check it out here: So, anyway, while she’s otherwise occupied… I thought I would take advantage of […]


Editor Interview: Jamie Chavez

Editor Interview: Jamie Chavez

Posted January 19, 2017 / 31 Comments

Yay!! Ever since I met Jamie Chavez in Nashville in August (introduction courtesy of the ever-awesome Cynthia Ruchti), I knew I wanted to chat with her more! Today, you get to join us 🙂 Jamie Chavez worked for more than ten years in the publishing industry (and more than twenty […]


Author Interview (and a Giveaway!): Terry Barnes

Author Interview (and a Giveaway!): Terry Barnes

Posted January 18, 2017 / 28 Comments

I am pleased to welcome a new-to-me author to the blog today! Terry Barnes won the 2005 Christian Writers Guild Operation First Novel contest for his first novel, “In Everything Give Thanks.” His second novel, “Whispered to the Heart,” also explores the fundamental questions of life and faith. His latest […]


Author Interview: Kristi Ann Hunter

Author Interview: Kristi Ann Hunter

Posted January 16, 2017 / 28 Comments

Y’all. I am super excited about my blog guest today!! Because it’s KRISTI ANN HUNTER!! I got to meet Kristi at the Christian Fiction Readers Retreat last August (and I’ve heard rumors she might be at this year’s CFRR in Cincinnati on August 12th!), and she is super fun! I […]


Author Interview (and a Giveaway!): Lauren Brandenburg

Author Interview (and a Giveaway!): Lauren Brandenburg

Posted January 15, 2017 / 22 Comments

I am delighted to welcome a new friend to the blog today! I met Lauren through a facebook group we are both part of, and when I learned about her books I wanted you to meet her too! Lauren H. Brandenburg is a speaker and advocate for home education, as […]


Author Interview (and a Giveaway!): Laura Frantz

Author Interview (and a Giveaway!): Laura Frantz

Posted January 14, 2017 / 124 Comments

Commence happy fangirl clapping! I’m incredibly thrilled to have Laura Frantz as my guest on the blog today.  Laura has been one of my very favorite authors since I returned to my love of reading, and over the last year she has also become a dear friend. Award-winning author Laura […]


Author Interview (and a Giveaway!): Tracey Lyons

Author Interview (and a Giveaway!): Tracey Lyons

Posted January 12, 2017 / 58 Comments

I had the privilege of meeting today’s guest at the Christian Fiction Readers Retreat last August in Nashville. Tracey is lots of fun and a sweetheart too! An Amazon Top Ten bestselling historical romance author of the Women of Surprise series, Tracey sold her first book on 9/9/99! Her books […]


Author Interview (and a Giveaway!): Jessica R. Patch

Author Interview (and a Giveaway!): Jessica R. Patch

Posted January 11, 2017 / 50 Comments

I have got such a treat for y’all today! Jessica Patch is here to talk about her new book, Concealed Identity, and a case of a (hilariously) mistaken identity of her own! Jessica R. Patch lives in the mid-south where she pens inspirational contemporary romance and romantic suspense novels. When she’s […]


Author Interview (and a Giveaway): Jennifer Slattery

Author Interview (and a Giveaway): Jennifer Slattery

Posted January 9, 2017 / 80 Comments

I am always super-happy when I get to chat with my author friend Jennifer Slattery! We got to meet in person at the Christian Fiction Readers Retreat this past August, and it was such a treat to chat face to face. She has a heart for Jesus and for hurting […]


Author Interview: James Markert

Author Interview: James Markert

Posted January 6, 2017 / 2 Comments

Hi friends! As a Kentucky reader, I am delighted to chat today with a Kentucky author – James Markert. James Markert lives with his wife and two children in Louisville, Kentucky. He has a history degree from the University of Louisville and won an IPPY Award for “The Requiem Rose,” […]


Author Interview (and a Giveaway!): Paula Scott

Author Interview (and a Giveaway!): Paula Scott

Posted January 4, 2017 / 84 Comments

I am so delighted to welcome Paula Scott to the blog today, my first author chat of 2017! She is a joy to talk with on Facebook and I’ve really enjoyed getting to know her a little bit over the last several months. Paula began her writing career as a […]


Author Interview (and a Giveaway!): Meghan Gorecki

Author Interview (and a Giveaway!): Meghan Gorecki

Posted December 23, 2016 / 20 Comments

You can’t see me but I’m totally giddy with bloggerly excitement right now! Why? Because my sweet friend Meghan Gorecki is chatting with me – and you – today!! YAY!!! Meghan M. Gorecki is an author of inspirational fiction, a blogger, book reviewer and voracious reader. Taking her life a […]


Author Interview (and a Giveaway!): Amber Lynn Perry

Author Interview (and a Giveaway!): Amber Lynn Perry

Posted December 22, 2016 / 74 Comments

You guys. Amber Lynn Perry is here today!! She is just adorable and awesome, and I love chatting with her on the Facebooks. A Pacific Northwest native, Amber Lynn Perry lives in Washington state with her husband and two daughters. She studied humanities at Portland State University and graduated with […]


Author Interview: Ruth Logan Herne

Author Interview: Ruth Logan Herne

Posted December 13, 2016 / 38 Comments

Oh, my friends! I have a real treat for you today! Ruth Logan Herne is here to chat about Christmas and her novella in Cowboy Christmas Homecoming. Some of my very favorite memories from lobby lurking at ACFW in August are those moments when Ruthy would come and sit with […]


Author Interview: Regina Jennings

Author Interview: Regina Jennings

Posted December 7, 2016 / 23 Comments

I’m so excited to welcome Regina Jennings to the blog today! Mary Connealy yesterday and Regina Jennings today? Yes please!! Picture this with me, if you will. I’m walking through a hotel lobby in Nashville. With Julie Lessman and Bonnie Roof. I know, right? That’s already squeal-worthy. But then Julie […]


Author Interview: Mary Connealy

Author Interview: Mary Connealy

Posted December 6, 2016 / 43 Comments

Yay!! Guess who is here today? Well, if you didn’t guess from the blog post title, I’ll tell you: MARY CONNEALY!!! Are you clapping like I am? I had the ultimate privilege of meeting Mary (and later, her cowboy!) at the Christian Fiction Readers Retreat in August, and she is […]


Author Interview: Linda Goodnight

Author Interview: Linda Goodnight

Posted December 2, 2016 / 12 Comments

Eep! Did you hear my fangirl squawk just now? That’s because LINDA GOODNIGHT is on the blog today! I’ve been a fan of Linda’s for just forever, and I’m super thankful to my dear Ruth Logan Herne for connecting us. Winner of the RITA Award for excellence in inspirational fiction, […]



Author Interview: Monte Wolverton, The Remnant

Author Interview: Monte Wolverton, The Remnant

Posted November 16, 2016 / 7 Comments

I am delighted to welcome Monte Wolverton to the blog today! After you read his hilarious answers, you will be delighted that he is here today as well 🙂 Monte Wolverton is an author, illustrator and syndicated editorial cartoonist. His 2014 novel, Chasing 120, won an Illumination book award. He […]