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Meet Debut Novelist Karen Kirst

Karen Kirst is a new author writing for Love Inspired Historicals. Her debut novel, The Reluctant Outlaw, will be released September 2011. It’s the first in the Smoky Mountain Matches series which centers around the O’Malley family. The second book, … Continue reading

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Meet Debut Novelist Mark R. Hunter

Mark Hunter’s debut novel, Storm Chaser, a contemporary romantic comedy set in rural Indiana, will be released by Whiskey Creek Press in June, 2011. He’s a part-time newspaper writer whose humor column, “Slightly Off the Mark,” has been a presence … Continue reading

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Meet Novelist Florence fOIS

Florence fOIS has been writing in different ways all her life. Like many others, her early stories center around the family, “that unit of people in their varied combinations who mold and shape our thinking.” She began with poetry and odd short … Continue reading

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Meet Novelist Susanne Dietze

Susanne Dietze writes inspirational historical romance and is quite good at it, as her contest finals testify. She lives on the West Coast with her golf-loving pastor husband and two kids, who could win significant money if there was a … Continue reading

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Meet Novelist Debbie Lynne Costello

Southern-kissed historical romance is Debbie Lynne Costello’s genre of choice. Her favorite setting is the romantic city of Charleston, South Carolina. Debbie Lynne is represented by Tamela Hancock Murray. Clover, South Carolina is the small town Debbie Lynne calls home. … Continue reading

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Meet Novelist Debra E. Marvin

Historical novelist Debra E. Marvin credits good critique partners for the much-needed “fresh eyes” that have helped her place in six fiction contests. She hopes to complete final edits soon and get her requested manuscript where it needs to be—in … Continue reading

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Meet Debut Novelist LoRee Peery

LoRee Peery writes stories of “redeeming grace with a sense of place.” Her debut novel, Moselle’s Insurance, is available from White Rose Publishing. Moselle’s story is the first in LoRee’s Frivolities series. A life-long Nebraska country girl, LoRee lives on … Continue reading

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