Please Welcome Steven Manchester on his new book Ashes!

Please Welcome Steven Manchester with his thoughts on his new book Ashes!   “For reasons that still elude me—somewhat, anyway—my writing style lends itself to producing tear-jerkers that tackles family dysfunction. Regardless of the plot lines, the underlying theme of my books is that “none of us is ever alone.”    I’d just finished The … More Please Welcome Steven Manchester on his new book Ashes!

Interview with Newton & Polly author Jody Hedlund

Christian author Jody Hedlund releases her latest Historical novel Newton & Polly A Novel of Amazing Grace. Please welcome Jody as we delve into the inspiration behind the story of this famous hymn. 1. Hello Jody, You’ve written about many other true historical couples. What drew you to write about Newton and Polly?   Like … More Interview with Newton & Polly author Jody Hedlund

Author Interview with A Daring Sacrifice author Jody Hedlund

   Please welcome Author Jody Hedlund to Literarily Illumined.  It s always a pleasure to have you here.  Your second YA novel A Daring Sacrifice is available for purchase now. Let’s begin there as you’ve based A Daring Sacrifice a little bit on the Robin Hood story.  1) What drew you to this medieval tale? … More Author Interview with A Daring Sacrifice author Jody Hedlund

Author Interview With Steven Manchester

Please Welcome Author Steven Manchester    Steven Manchester is the author of four #1 bestsellers: Twelve Months, The Rockin’ Chair, Pressed Pennies and Gooseberry Island. His long-anticipated novel, The Changing Season, is currently available for pre-order. Steve is also the author of the award-winning novel, Goodnight, Brian. He has written A Christmas Wish (Kindle exclusive), … More Author Interview With Steven Manchester

Author Interview Steven James 

    Photo courtesy of http://www.stevenjames.net/bio/ Please welcome author Steven James, a national bestselling novelist with over 30 books to his name. His newest release Every Crooked Path is the eighth book in the critically acclaimed Bowers Files, a series of psychological thrillers which currently includes The Pawn, The Rook, The Knight, The Bishop,The Queen, The … More Author Interview Steven James 

Author Interview: Jody Hedlund Undaunted Hope #3 of the Beacons of Hope series

Welcome author Jody Hedlund.    1. How did you come up with the idea for Undaunted Hope?  For this third book in my Michigan lighthouse series, I wanted to pick a location that was different than the other books. The first two books, Love Unexpected and Hearts Made Whole, are set in the “Mitten” of … More Author Interview: Jody Hedlund Undaunted Hope #3 of the Beacons of Hope series

An interview with Jody Hedlund Author of Hearts Made Whole

   1. How did you come up with the idea for Hearts Made Whole?  Historical textbooks are full of stories about men like George Washington, Thomas Edison, Andrew Carnegie, and so many more. And while such men are truly remarkable, all too often their stories overshadow equally courageous and remarkable women. One of my goals … More An interview with Jody Hedlund Author of Hearts Made Whole