We have a winner!

We have a winner!

Debra N. is the winner of the set of the Cousins of the Dove series, from my “time travel” blog giveaway (she’s been notified by email). Congratulations, Debra! Thank you to all of you who left comments. I loved reading them!

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On choosing a hospital setting for My Daughter’s Legacy + enter-to-win 3 books & 1 Huguenot cross!

On choosing a hospital setting for My Daughter’s Legacy + enter-to-win 3 books & 1 Huguenot cross!

When Mindy Starns Clark and I first started brainstorming My Daughter’s Legacy, the third and final novel in our Cousins of the Dove series, we knew Therese Jennings, the main character in the historical thread, and her friend Polly Talbot attended school in Richmond, Virginia prior to the beginning of the Civil War. Then, toward the end of the war, we knew they worked in a Confederate hospital as nurses.

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Do I really time travel? Find out below–and then enter-to-win the Cousins of the Dove series!

Do I really time travel? Find out below–and then enter-to-win the Cousins of the Dove series!

One of my favorite TV shows this last year was “Timeless.” It follows the adventures of historian Lucy Preston as she time travels with a scientist and a soldier. They aim to change the course of American history, but as they travel their own personal stories become mixed up with the past.

CousinsDoveIt recently dawned on me how much writing historical fiction is like time travel, at least for me, a self-confessed history lover.

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Enter to WIN the COMPLETE Cousins of the Dove series and a $100 Amazon Gift Card

Enter to WIN the COMPLETE Cousins of the Dove series and a $100 Amazon Gift Card

Are you ready for your summer reading? Get free copies of My Brother’s Crown, My Sister’s Prayer, and My Daughter’s Legacy along with a $100 Amazon gift card!

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we have a winner!

we have a winner!

Paula Jeffers is the winner of a set of the Women of Lancaster County series! She’s been notified by email. Thank you to all who entered-to-win. I loved reading your comments! I’m so grateful for my readers! Leslie              

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happy-birthday-to-me giveaway!

happy-birthday-to-me giveaway!

In honor of the 55 times I’ve traveled around the sun, I’m giving away a set of the Women of Lancaster County series that I co-authored with Mindy Starns Clark. The first book in the series is The Amish Midwife, perfect for a birthday celebration, lol! It’s also a book that was super fun to write (I love birth stories!), and it also won a Christy Award.

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