Category Archives: Rachelle Gardner

Meet Debut Novelist Dineen Miller

Dineen Miller has won several prestigious awards for her fiction, and her devotional writing has been featured in Our Journey and Christian Women Online Magazine. Her first nonfiction book, Winning Him Without Words: 10 Keys to Thriving in Your Spiritually … Continue reading

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Celebrating with Stephanie Reed: Sale of Her First Romance Novel and Offer of Representation!

Stephanie Reed has written two Underground Railroad novels for children. She now writes Amish historical fiction set in a forgotten Ohio Amish community. She is represented by Rachelle Gardner of WordServe Literary. Rachelle sold Stephanie’s debut romance series to Kregel, … Continue reading

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Celebrating with Lisa Jordan: She Sold!

Lisa Jordan writes contemporary romance and women’s fiction, edits one e-zine, and is a columnist for another. She lives in Pennsylvania with her real-life hero hubby of almost 22 years, two sons, 17 and 20, and assorted dust bunnies. Lisa … Continue reading

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Meet Debut Novelist Catherine West

Catherine West writes romance and women’s fiction. Her debut novel, Yesterday’s Tomorrow, is a romance set during the Vietnam War. The book, contracted by Oak Tara, has a projected release date of March 2011. Cathy is blessed to live on … Continue reading

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WoW: The “Rules” of Writing

Welcome to Wordsmithing on Wednesday, where we discuss ways to take our writing to the next level. . A Moment of Inspiration . . . That’s what I experienced when I read my agent’s post, “Writing Rules are Just Tools.” … Continue reading

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ACFW Conference 2010 Highlights

I arrived in Indianapolis midday Thursday, September 16 after a red-eye flight from Sacramento via Atlanta. Although I only got two hours sleep en route, I was too excited to care. This was my first ACFW conference, and, as you’ll … Continue reading

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Saturday Special: Jillian Kent Sold!

Jillian Kent writes Regency romance with a twist. Her debut novel, Secrets of the Heart, will be released by Strang/Realm in May 2011. By day, Jillian is employed as a counselor for nursing students. By night, she writes inspirational romance … Continue reading

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