My favorite story of all time is Jane Eyre. I haven’t read the book since I was a teenager, but I’ve watched all the movies several times. Finally, as an adult I did some analysis of why the story line appeals to me so much, and it has to do with the fact that an… Read More
Award-winning author, Alice Gaines is the author of several full-length books and dozens of shorter works. She lives in Oakland, California with her pet corn snake, Casper. While Alice isn't writing or reading, you'll find her pottering in her garden or cooking something in her kitchen. She's passionate about her church and funky soul band, Tower of Power, not necessarily in that order. Alice loves to hear from readers. E-mail her at firstname.lastname@example.org. If you visit her website at alicegaines.blogspot.com and sign up for her newsletter you'll be entered to win her hand-knitted and crocheted projects.
By Margaret Daley and Jan Thompson What? In September? Christmas? Well, no although some stores are already putting out Christmas items. When the authors came together to consider a boxed set that is available at the top online bookstores, Christmas came to mind. And this was way back in the early days of a rapidly… Read More
Margaret Daley is an award winning, multi-published author
in the romance genre. One of her romantic suspense books, Hearts on the Line, won the American Christian
Fiction Writers’ Book of the Year Contest. Recently
she has won the Golden Quill Contest, FHL’s
Inspirational Readers’ Choice Contest, Winter Rose
Contest, Holt Medallion and the Barclay Gold Contest. She
wrote for various secular publishers before the Lord led her
to the Christian romance market. She currently writes
inspirational romance and romantic suspense books for the
Steeple Hill Love Inspired lines, romantic suspense for
Abingdon Press and historical romance for Summerside Press.
She has sold ninety-two books to date.
Margaret was the President for American Christian Fiction
Writers (ACFW), an organization of over 2600 members. She
was one of the founding members of the first ACFW local
chapter, WIN in Oklahoma. She has taught numerous classes
for online groups, ACFW and RWA chapters. She enjoys
mentoring other authors.
Until she retired a few years ago, she was a teacher of
students with special needs for twenty-seven years and
volunteered with Special Olympics as a coach. She currently
is on the Outreach committee at her church, working on
several projects in her community as well as serving on her
On a more personal note, she has been married for over forty
years to Mike and has one son and four granddaughters. She
treasures her time with her family and friends.
Margaret Daley is giving away an eBook copy of any book in the romantic suspense series called Strong Women, Extraordinary Situations. There are ten books in the series. Two entries will have their choice from the ten books.
Opposites attract, or so the saying goes. And while it’s true we are often attracted to the qualities we are missing in our own lives, it can make for an interesting and tumultuous time when navigating the path to true love. They also say, that if everyone was the same, life would be boring! But… Read More