Karen Lynn Nolan on Appalachian fiction

Karen Lynn Nolan is an award-winning writer of Appalachian fiction, mystery/suspense, and memoir. Her years in the eastern Kentucky mountains instilled a love of storytelling, mystery, humor, stubbornness, and deep faith. Her debut novel is Above the Fog, set in the mountains of eastern Kentucky. Tell us about your newest book. Above the Fogtells the […]

Kathleen Maher on the Civil War

Kathleen L. Maher’s first crush was Peter Rabbit, and she’s loved conflicted heroes ever since. She has two novellas in Barbour Book collections: Victorian Christmas Brides and Lessons on Love. Winner ACFW Genesis Award. author of Sons of the Shenandoah Series: The Abolitionist’s Daughter and The Chaplain’s Daughter. Kathleen and her husband live in an old […]

YA author Hope Bolinger

Hope Bolinger is a literary agent and published YA author (Blaze, LPC). She’s worked for various publishing houses, magazines, newspapers, and agencies. More than three hundred of her works have been featured in various publications, ranging from Writer’s Digest to Keys for Kids. She’s obsessed with all things theater, chocolate, and fire. Tell us about […]

Gina Holder on Adoption

Gina Holder has been married to her best friend for 12 years and has one 11-year-old daughter. She’s a stay at home mom and homeschools. She lives in Kentucky, but they’re moving back to Colorado in May. She indie published her first novel in 2017 and is preparing to release her next book at the end […]

Jeanette and Beth on beauty

Humor/inspirational author and speaker Jeanette Levellie has published five books and hundreds of articles, columns, and stories. Jeanette enjoys speaking to groups of all kinds, offering hope and humor in every message. She and her pastor husband Kevin live in Paris, IL.     First-time author and fiber artist, Beth Gormong, is excited to share […]

Caryl McAdoo

Award-winning author Caryl McAdoo loves writing stories that move her readers closer to Him in her forty-four best-selling novels, and she also loves singing the new songs the Lord gives her. Married to high school sweetheart Ron, she counts their four children and eighteen grandsugars life’s best blessings. The McAdoos live in Clarksville, Texas, waiting […]

Susan G Mathis on a premarital journey

Consider the journey of the Pilgrims from England to America in the 1600s. They heard God’s call to go to a new land. They made plans. They sold most of what they had and made great sacrifices in order to live as Christian families. Then they set out on a great adventure filled with joys […]

Jocelyn Green on faith and courage

Jocelyn Green inspires faith and courage as the award-winning and bestselling author of numerous fiction and nonfiction books, including The Mark of the King; Wedded to War; and The 5 Love Languages Military Edition, which she coauthored with bestselling author Dr. Gary Chapman. Her books have garnered starred reviews from Booklist and Publishers Weekly, and […]

Janet Bly on Western Mysteries

Author and co-author of forty fiction and nonfiction books, Janet Bly is the widow of award-winning western author Stephen Bly. Mother of three married sons; grandmother of four; g-grandma of three. Janet and her sons finished Stephen’s last novel as a family project, Stuart Brannon’s Final Shot, a Selah Award Finalist.   Tell us about your […]

Jan Cline on the dust bowl

Jan’s first novel was published in 2016, a product of her love for history and research. She is a former writer’s conference director and speaks at writer’s groups and conferences. Jan lives in the beautiful Pacific Northwest with her husband and her impertinent dog, Cooper. When she’s not writing she enjoys golf, crafting, and time […]