War is on the horizon during the spring of 1861. It will be an event that will change the lives of everyone in its path. The Harper family included.
Frank Harper is a young man full of dreams and ambitions. Even when the country is split and war breaks out, Frank will do whatever is necessary to see his dreams come true, even when that means putting on a uniform and leaving home.
For the first time, Claire Harper is forced to consider the reasons behind such a conflict. Should slavery be abolished? Which side should she be on, and what does God have to say about this? Claire is torn between her own opinions and those of her family. The struggle within her only increases when she repeatedly runs into a kind and handsome Union soldier.
(Ancient Words Series)
Brand New Release from Aria Norton
Lady Catalina Lancelot, returning from exile, seeks redemption and a fresh start. Unbeknownst to her, the man who shattered her childhood heart attempts to re-enter her life after six whole years. Navigating high society as a captivating lady was already challenging before the reappearance of her lost love… Struggling between the recently built walls around her heart and the vulnerable girl of the past, Catalina feels torn between the attention of eligible suitors and the lord who still captivates her spirit.
Will she set aside her pain and allow her heart to lead her back to her first love?
Brand New Release from Lydia Olson
In the pursuit of a daring thief, he stumbles upon a desperate mother stealing to feed her child. Could his decision forge an unexpected family?
Eva, a widow marked by an abusive past and the relentless struggle to provide for her child, is driven to desperate measures. She finds herself pilfering from Carl’s remote mountain ranch to feed her kid, but she doesn’t go unnoticed. Carl is a mountain man of few words. When he confronts Eva, he discovers not a hardened outlaw but a delicate woman. As the storm approaches, he offers an unexpected refuge, blurring the lines between captor and protector…
Discover love and family in this set of six clean, stand-alone, cowboy romances with a dash of suspense!
Enjoy hours of heartwarming reading with six more stories about strong-willed forty-something women in small-town Cowboy Crossing and the swoon-worthy single-dad cowboys who love them. Though sometimes those rugged handsome men might need a nudge—or a push! Six sweet, wholesome romances, each with a happily-ever-after, books 7 -12 completing the Cowboy Crossing Romances series!
Brand New Release from Dora Hiers
What is it with this enchanting small town of Butterfly Bend? Is there something in the river that mends wounded hearts and blows the sweet wind of love through the town?
So far, Calla Jansing has watched both of her sisters get shot with Cupid’s arrows. She’s happy for them, really, but she’s steering clear of those pesky arrows. She had her one true love, and when her husband passed away from a massive heart attack after ignoring his doctor’s warnings about the sustained stress of being a police chief, it just about killed her too. She’s nowhere near ready to open her heart to love again. But with her sisters’ attention elsewhere, she appreciates a friend like Gary Callahan. He’s funny and kind, a great dad and grandpa, a believer, and sometimes a shameless flirt. But he’s also the town’s police chief, so a friend is all he could ever be.
Brand New Release from Meredith Resce
What a difference a year makes.
Last year, Arianne Rayne was playing college basketball and looking forward to a permanent future with her boyfriend. This year, she is learning to live with disability.
After walking away from an accident he’d caused by reckless driving, her boyfriend walked away from her. The uncertainty of how life would look now that she had lost mobility was enough for him to break the relationship, and her heart.
Coming to Trinity Lakes to live with her stable, unflappable grandparents is hope for a new beginning and a chance to heal her heart…
Todd Heller is an arrogant ER physician who stubbornly denies the existence of God. A ministering angel forces him back in time to the harsh, primitive culture of ancient Israel so he can witness the miracles of Jesus with his own eyes.
Meticulously researched for historical accuracy, this plot is woven into the gospel account of the final year of Christ’s ministry. Christians who fantasize about going back in time to witness the miracles of Jesus will enjoy the realistic depiction of life in ancient Israel as experienced from a 21st century mentality.
This novel is the sequel to The Class of 86, in which Jake Simon is the protagonist. Todd, the antagonist in The Class of 86, becomes the protagonist in The Gospel According to Todd.
Thirty years in the future, when AI is so advanced that humans live side by side with cognizant humanoid robots called Artificials, Kestrel Hathaway must come to terms not just with what machines know, but with what they believe.
Soon after experiencing a personal tragedy, Kestrel witnesses a terrorist attack on a nearby artificial factory and is drawn into a world of conspiracies and lies that she and Jordan, her Artificial, have to untangle. With a second, more brutal attack looming on the horizon, their best chance of stopping it is teaming up with federal counterterrorism agent Nick Vernon…
A clear understanding of the integral relationship between intimacy and obedience provides a framework in today’s world for glorifying God, particularly through the miraculous, as Dr. Clark has so profoundly demonstrated during his many years of ministry. He longs for you to renew your knowledge of God’s deep love for His children and how fervently God desires a life of intimate friendship with you.
“I read this book in a Bible Study at my church. I loved the content and great group discussions we had as well as a speaker teaching the Chapters we had read for the week. The book dealt with Healings, Miracles, Obedience, and the Glory of God.” by Amazon Customer
In 2 Corinthians For You, Garry Millar walks readers through the hard truths that Paul sets out in this deeply personal letter. It reveals Paul’s heart for Christ’s wayward “children”—one filled with the true love of Christ.
As with the whole series, this expository guide gives careful attention to the text and its meaning, and is a vital resource for preachers and teachers as well as nourishing spiritual food for any Christian. It can be read as a devotional, used for leading small group studies or used for sermon preparation.
Easy one-pot recipes filled with the flavors of autumn, from the New York Times-bestselling author of 101 Things to Do with a Slow Cooker.
Autumn Brew, Fall Harvest Chowder, warm Honey Wheat Bread . . . fall is coming, and there’s no better time to plug in that amazing kitchen contraption known as the slow cooker. The slow cooker can do what no oven or stovetop burner can—cook flavorful and healthy food while its owner goes blissfully about the business of the day.
When Sheriff Rafe Boudreau catches Tessa Maxwell climbing through the window of a house where she doesn’t belong, the crime rate isn’t the only thing that spikes. Turns out, trouble has followed the small-town schoolteacher to Shiloh Springs, and Rafe and the rest of the Boudreau clan must step in to keep her safe. Can they decipher the clues and end the danger Tessa faces before time runs out?
“Wonderful book. Clean and a very wonderful read. Just shows you can have a good book without all the filthy language.” by Amazon Customer
(Texas Boudreau Brotherhood Series)
Sometimes the hardest battles take place in the heart.
Poverty and abuse at the hands of her drunkard father leaves Hannah Bane trapped and alone. Without hope, she prays for a miracle just on the off-chance God will hear her. Will the handsome new deputy, who seems to be watching her every move, be Hannah’s one chance to escape the only life she’s ever known?
For as long as he can remember, John Mark Eliason has wanted to be a deputy sheriff. When a job opens in the nearby town of Poplar Springs, he eagerly accepts, but finds his greatest mission won’t be tracking down criminals and bringing justice to the ruthless Wyoming town, but saving a beautiful young woman he barely knows.
(Wyoming Sunrise Series)
Brand New Release from Madeline Thornton
Emma Shelby abandons the comforts of Northern society after inheriting a worn boarding house from her late uncle in Helena. Soon, she transforms the new place into a haven for wanderers, thriving in the tight-knit community, where her reputation as a matchmaker precedes her. Emma remains the orchestrator of love but never its willing participant… However, everything changes when a mysterious stranger arrives at her doorstep.
Nathan, guided by logic and wealth, finds himself inexplicably drawn to the green-eyed proprietor of the boarding house. As days unfold, his gaze lingers on Emma, igniting a spark that threatens to ruin his secret mission…
A country podcaster and a city crafter, stranded together in a rural, romantic misadventure.
Phillip, a meticulous country podcaster, and Sarah, a spontaneous urbanite with a penchant for refinishing old furniture finds, couldn’t be more different. When a case of mistaken identity throws them together in a rural, Western setting, they’re forced into close proximity in an old, charming house. Amidst their contrasting lifestyles, Phillip’s well-laid plans unravel and Sarah’s adventurous spirit runs wild.
(Destination Love Series)
Centuries have passed since civilization’s brush with apocalypse. The world’s greatest threats have all been silenced. There is no anger, no hatred, no war. There is only perfect peace…and fear. A terrible secret was closely guarded for centuries: every single soul walking the earth, though in appearance totally normal, is actually dead, long ago genetically stripped of true humanity.
Some believe in love at first sight. But lasting love is most clearly seen with the heart.
“Kathleen Fuller is an excellent writer and I love her books and am now waiting for her new series to be published. Once I start reading one of her books I can seldom put it down until I finish reading it.” by Amazon Customer
Discover God’s Blessings for Your Life
Even more appealing than the charm of a trail through the forest, the serenity of a stroll by a river, or the inspiration of climbing a mountain path are the spiritual pathways to God’s awesome presence. Pathways to His Presence reveals Dr. Charles Stanley’s keen understanding of your deep longing for a clearer view of God’s will for your life.
The spiritual guidelines of the Word explained in this devotional offer practical truth and inspiration for everyday living. The daily readings reveal biblical solutions to the desires and fears of those who feel they are stumbling along faintly lit paths of life.
“Do you remember the hospital, Colton?” Sonja said. “Yes, mommy, I remember,” he said. “That’s where the angels sang to me.”
When Colton Burpo made it through an emergency appendectomy, his family was overjoyed at his miraculous survival. What they weren’t expecting, though, was the story that emerged in the months that followed—a story as beautiful as it was extraordinary, detailing their little boy’s trip to heaven and back.
What makes a true leader? Is leadership a title? Authority? Charisma? Whatever gets the best results? Today more than ever, Christians need a model of leadership that is based on God’s Word, that brings God glory.
Could the gospel be lost in evangelical churches? In this book, J.D. Greear shows how moralism and legalism have often eclipsed the gospel, even in conservative churches. Gospel cuts through the superficiality of religion and reacquaints you with the revolutionary truth of God’s gracious acceptance of us in Christ. The gospel is the power of God, and the only true source of joy, freedom, radical generosity, and audacious faith. The gospel produces in us what religion never could: a heart that desires God.
Same school. Same church. Same office. He never noticed her until one day, like a gazelle, she leaped into his radar, and he could no longer unsee The One Who Wrote Away.
CALEB. He is enamored by a damsel-in-distress dressed as a superhero. When Nova leaps into Caleb Grant’s life wearing a superhero costume and performing parkour stunts, she leaves him undone. The more he discovers about her, the more he wants to pursue her…
NOVA. She has admired him since they were kids, but she doesn’t want him to know that. One silly bet drives Nova Stone into a chance encounter with her ideal(ized) man. Afraid Caleb will be nothing like the great man she built him up to be, she has been avoiding him out of a sense of fear and unworthiness…
(The Prodigal Ones Series)
Three of my best-selling Western romance stories! Stories full of powerful emotions, trust and betrayal, intrigue, family values and romance that will captivate you!
When their Love Prevails
Tending to Love’s Need
Lost Souls Escaping Dark Times
“Three emotional and exciting books from Ellen Knightley will provide a relaxing weekend for you! They are stand-alone books, with excellent strong characters and exciting dilemmas. The female lead characters are not to be taken advantage of, they are strong and determined. This is an excellent set of books!” by Amazon Customer
Lexi Mallard saw what happened in the woods. But if she tells…
Ten years is a long time to keep a secret. Eat, sleep, work. Stay busy. A social life seems impossible until Corbin Taylor, Lexi’s policeman next-door-neighbor, reaches out in friendship that quickly becomes much more serious.
Lexi’s budding relationship with a cop doesn’t go unnoticed by her evil brother. She quickly learns that putting the past behind is not always an option. Sometimes it will chase, overtake, and try to kill you…
The Shawnee have come to Russell’s Ridge. Susanna has only one choice. An awful choice.
It’s 1753, and Susanna Russell longs to escape her valley home. When war breaks out, she gets her wish to study in fabulous Williamsburg. But she realizes she’s lost something important along the way.
Red Hawk spies white surveyors near his home, a harbinger of trouble to come. Shawnee chiefs go to Philadelphia to treat for peace, but the unthinkable happens…
(The Russells Series)
Luke Bowman’s homecoming is turning Emma Swartzentruber’s carefully ordered world upside down. Gone is her rebellious girlhood crush, and in his place is a handsome man who seems committed to serving the community. Luke’s even agreed to work for Emma’s ill father, whose last wish is to see his daughter wedded to a stable, loving man. But Luke—a man who flirted with the outside world with disastrous consequences—is hardly marriage material for a good Amish woman. Yet this Christmas, when her family is flung into crisis, Emma will find that he may just be the one to capture her heart for good.
(The Amish Bachelors Series)
As a former smokejumper, arson investigator Bri Tucker knows her way around fires. But after a mysterious blaze takes the life of a former colleague, Bri inherits a curious puzzle from him that raises questions about several fiery deaths. Someone, however, doesn’t want her picking up where he left off in search of answers.
When she teams up with ATF Special Agent Marc Davis to solve the puzzle, the danger escalates. But will they manage to track down the person behind the mysterious deaths before their budding romance–and maybe even their lives–go up in flames?
What happens when you bring together one of the most inspirational spiritual teachers of all time and the Master Sages of the Universe? A magical, insightful, invigorating encounter you will never forget!
In this awe-inspiring book based on a live event in Anaheim, California, Dr. Wayne W. Dyer sits down with Esther Hicks and the wise Collective Consciousness known as Abraham. Wayne asks all the questions he has accumulated from his more than 40 years of teaching others about self-reliance and self-discovery, and Abraham delivers the answers we all need to hear…
Jonathan “JP” Pokluda has counseled thousands of young singles through the pain and heartbreak of dating the world’s way. Now he wants to dispel the myths, misconceptions, and fairy tales you’ve believed about dating and replace them with the truth from the One who invented marriage, created you to crave relationship, and is the very embodiment of true love. With plenty of true stories about relationships healed and love found, this practical book explains God’s purposes for singleness, dating, and marriage and covers why you should date, who you should date, and how you should date.
Readers’ Choice Awards Honorable Mention
Preaching‘s Preacher’s Guide to the Best Bible Reference
From John H. Walton, author of the bestselling Lost World of Genesis One, and D. Brent Sandy, author of Plowshares and Pruning Hooks, comes a detailed look at the origins of scriptural authority in ancient oral cultures and how they inform our understanding of the Old and New Testaments today.
Satan doesn’t usually hit us with an all-out frontal attack. It’s the subtle landmines that do the most damage. They’re hidden just below life’s surface, and at the slightest misstep-BOOM! Suddenly you find yourself flown right off the path, feeling separated from God and His blessings, humiliated, estranged from the love and respect of friends and family.
Life may be a minefield, but that doesn’t mean you have to live in fear. Dr. Stanley spells out the biblical principles for avoiding and defusing each of these landmines. In the midst of spiritual warfare, this book is a call to live in the strong peace of God.
While attending the Naval Reserve Officer Training Corps program at the University of Illinois, Chicago Campus, Lynne Temple witnesses the murder of one of her professors, an execution orchestrated by a master criminal known only as The Piper. Although his accomplices are convicted, The Piper escapes.Upon discharge from the military, Lynne settles on the beautiful Gulf of Mexico in Pensacola, Florida and finds love. She also experiences déjà vu when an attempted murder takes place at the hospital where she works.
Is The Piper involved? As a storm brews off the Gulf Coast, rebellious teens, rave parties, and human trafficking add to the dangers Lynne and her boyfriend Nick face trying to help authorities locate a group of missing young people. Will they survive to see their new love grow?
Who knew concealing one’s true identity could be so disastrous?
Who knew asserting one’s independence would cause such embarrassment? If only Almira “Emilie” Crawford Wheeler hadn’t insisted upon carrying her own stack of parcels, she wouldn’t have landed in an unladylike heap on the boardwalk. And what about the half-truth she told the handsome stranger who came to her aid? The stranger she never expected to see again?
Thad Alexander Evanson should have been paying closer attention to the boardwalk, rather than the newfangled automobile motoring down the street…
In the stifling confines of her own home, Lady Anna Stuart, an unconventional and intelligent young lady, finds solace in her love for botany and the secret world of plant medicine. Trapped for a fourth year in the marriage market by her cruel brother and scheming aunt, Anna has resigned herself to the fate of an old maid. However, a chance encounter with the older yet intriguing Duke of Manchester offers her a glimmer not only of hope, but also true romanceâ.
Will her blossoming connection with the enigmatic Duke be the key to unlocking her heart’s desires or merely another thorn in the intricate bouquet of societal expectations?
Brand New Release from Hannah Lee Davis
Two childhood friends bound by tragedy, united in marriage… Will they defy the enemies determined to bury history and silence their chance at justice and a shared future?
Della’s world, tainted by the unsolved murder of her parents, takes an unexpected turn when she returns to her roots as a mail-order bride. And her husband-to-be? Is someone she believes she has long forgotten.
Abe, a stoic rancher, is a fortress of sorrow, his soul scarred by the brutal loss of his parents. When fate, in the guise of a deputy’s meddling, reintroduces Della, a specter from his past, he is confronted by the resurgence of forgotten emotions…
Is dying for the truth really better than living with a lie? Find out in this gripping psychological thriller from New York Times bestselling author Ted Dekker and Erin Healy.
Let me tell you all I know for sure. My name: Shauna.
I woke up in a hospital bed missing six months of my memory. In the room was my loving boyfriend—how could I have forgotten him?—my uncle and my abusive stepmother. Everyone blames me for the tragic car accident that left me near death and my dear brother brain damaged. But what they say can’t be true—can it?
She had a history that kept her from trusting. He had a history that included a little girl.
Andrea Travis wants to establish her veterinary clinic and be independent. She doesn’t want or need a man. Who can trust them anyway? But then the winds of a tornado blow Winn Timberman into her life. Is this ordinary guy an unsung hero, the chivalrous knight of her dreams?
Winn Timberman is trying to put the pieces of his heart and life back together again. As a lineman, he lights up the lives of county electric co-op customers. But his main responsibility is to protect his little girl. He’s all she has. She’s all he wants—until he meets the beautiful, blue-eyed vet…
(In Texas Series)
Discover a life-changing cross-country adventure of faith, courage, and one couple who dared to go on an adventure with God.
What would you do if you received a mission from God? What if He gave you a challenge so difficult and beyond your ability that it seemed impossible?
Beautifully written as an inspiring narrative non-fiction adventure that recounts one couple’s extraordinary six-month pilgrimage across the continental United States, And… So We Walked invites you to join Rick and Jane McKinney as they share their remarkable journey and witness the life-changing power that comes from trusting God…
As a must-read for spiritual seekers, devout or aspiring Christians, and anyone who wants to discover how an ordinary husband-and-wife team became long-distance trekkers and tackled a challenge beyond their wildest dreams, And… So We Walked stands as an uplifting testament to the amazing things that can happen when you listen to the voice of God.
The saying goes “When you marry, you don’t just marry an individual, you marry a whole family.” But more specifically, you are marrying the influences that family has had on your spouse. Our families have shaped our views on everything from religion to finances to sex, and, whether helpful or harmful, these views are brought to our marriage and can unknowingly affect it.
Getting Ready for Marriage Workbook helps engaged couples and newlyweds: learn what “ghosts” they bring to marriage; examine their family backgrounds; determine guidelines for their own marriage
Three full-length romance novels. Includes discussion questions for book clubs
“Nobody does summer romance better than Denise Hunter.” – JULIE LESSMAN
Tyler, a nine-year-old boy, is stricken with incurable brain cancer and begins to write letters to God. He turns his suffering into spiritual lessons for his widowed mother, his embittered adolescent brother, and a troubled postman. Letters to God probes some of the most important and most-often-asked questions that trouble people of faith: “Why do we suffer?” “Where is God?” “Why do godly, faithful children have to battle cancer?” This inspiring story of hope will help people from all walks work toward greater understanding of God’s presence and care.