Welcome to ‘Perfect for the Preacher’ blog blitz and giveaway, hosted by JustRead Publicity Tours!
Did you know that the writing world is small in some ways? A perfect example is my couple degrees of separation from Megan Besing (whose first published novella is in The Mail-Order Brides Collection. I met Megan a few years ago at an ACFW conference in Dallas through one of my critique partners (who happens to be Megan’s proud mama). See, small world.
Megan’s novella in this collection was one of my favorites. You can find out why here.
ABOUT THE BOOK
Author: Megan Besing
Publisher: Barbour Books
Release Date: February 1, 2018
Genre: Inspirational Historical Fiction
Fresh from seminary, Amos Lowry believes marriage will prove to his skeptical congregation that he’s mature. If only his mail-order bride wasn’t an ex-saloon girl, or worse, pregnant.
Also includes novellas from Noelle Marchand, Donna Schlachter, Sherri Shackelford, Michelle Shocklee, Ann Shorey, Liz Tolsma, Jennifer Uhlarik and Kathleen Y’Barbo.
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ABOUT THE AUTHOR
Megan Besing adores reading, writing, and reviewing stories with happily-ever-afters. She’s received many awards, including being a multi-category finalist in ACFW’s Genesis and a winner of MCRW’s Melody of Love contest. Her debut Perfect for the Preacher released February 2018 in Barbour’s Mail-Order Brides Novella Collection.
She lives in Indiana with her husband and their children, where she dreams of the beach and drinks way too many Vanilla Cokes.
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Sophie touched the back of her hair. Her braids remained obedient. “Morning.”
Dusty brushed against her skirt and then sat in between them like a guard dog. Except his tail swooshed, and he panted happily. He’d have to work on his threatening demeanor.
“I was wondering…since…I mean…” Amos bent over and scratched Dusty behind his ears. “You look nice today.”
Was he talking to the dog or her?
“Not that you didn’t look nice yesterday. Because you did. Look nice that is. Both yesterday. And today.” He rocked on the balls of his feet and stole a glance at her.
Was it good that her fiancé was nervous around her? She pressed a hand to a flutter in her stomach. Apparently, the feelings were mutual.
On the road, the horse snorted, and the loaded wagon jilted forward a bit. Glass jars clanked together. Amos looked ready to run and grab ahold of the reins, whether from the movement of the horse, or from talking with her, she wasn’t sure.
“Would you like to join me on the milk deliveries?” Amos still eyed the wagon, as if asking it the question. It would be nice if he’d peek at her again. Eyes often told the truth of the heart before a person was brave enough to speak it.
Megan Besing is giving away a print copy of The Mail- Order Brides Collection and a $10 Amazon Gift Card to one winner! Void where prohibited by law. Enter via the Rafflecopter below. Giveaway is subject to the policies found here.
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Megan Besing says
Thanks for letting me stop by today! And thanks for your super awesome review. You made my day when I read it. 🙂 #thanksforallyourdoforauthors 🙂
Carrie @ Reading Is My SuperPower says
“Was he talking to the dog or her?” – i love this haha!
Thanks for being part of the tour, Suzie!
Kay Garrett says
Thank you for the information on “Perfect for the Preacher” by Megan Besing and for being part of the book blitz. I enjoyed reading the excerpt and have this book on my TBR list. I’d love the opportunity to read it.