Oops! I was wrong! About the Mackinac novel winner…

Karen Schulz won on another blog! She graciously declined to win on two, so Linda Letsom is our new winner. Congratulations Linda! (I think Cara already contacted you so this isn’t exactly news to you, hehe.) Thank you so much to everyone who commented. Love you all!

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And the winner is…

Karen Schulz is the winner of one of the Mackinac Island novels from the contest posted last week! Congratulations!

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10 Copies of The Amish Bride to be given away this week!

10 Copies of The Amish Bride to be given away this week!

TODAY’S CHRISTY AWARD WINNING TEAM Mindy Starns Clark and Leslie Gould FEATURED THE BOOK CLUB NETWORK THE AMISH BRIDE – 10 Book Giveaway Starts today! VISIT The Book Club Network for all the details!

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Two Mackinac Island novels

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Mackinac Island. It’s a magical place that allows you to step back in time from the moment you first step off the ferry. Authors Cara Putman and Melanie Dobson have teamed up for a tour of the island, now and then. Comment at each stop for a chance to win a copy of one of their books set on Mackinac Island. You’ll find the list of stops here. Share the tour on twitter, Facebook, pinterest and other places, and you’ll gain extra entries for the grand prize of a copy of each of their books and a 5 slice box of Murdick’s Fudge, straight from Mackinac Island. Just be sure to email Cara at cara@caraputman.com, so she can record your entries. The grand prize winner will be selected August 27, 2012. The night sky is breathtaking on Mackinac Island in...

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Oregon Christian Writers’ Conference this week

Oregon Christian Writers’ Conference this week

Yesterday, I finished the galleys for Courting Cate. (Have I mentioned how excited I am about this novel!) Today, I’m finishing up the handout and other details for the workshop I’m teaching at the Oregon Christian Writers’ Conference this week, held at Aldersgate. I’m looking forward to seeing old friends and meeting new ones and the great teaching by an amazing ensemble of editors, agents, and professional writers. Here’s an interview with me that ran a few weeks ago on the OCW website. In it I talk about how I came to write...

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