The Planter's Daughter

Book: The Planter’s Daughter

By Michelle Shocklee

Change is coming to Rose Hill plantation in Texas in this historical romance from the Civil War era. With Mama gone and Papa determined to find a husband for Adella Rose Ellis, the future looks uncertain.

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Article: Kenneth Taylor as Mentor

When the Evangelical Publishers Association introduced the Kenneth N. Taylor Lifetime Achievement Award at its spring 2016 Seminar, they had no idea that at the Blue Ridge Mountains Christian Writers Conference one of Dr. Taylor’s early associates, Les Stobbe, would also receive a Lifetime Achievement Award in Publishing. For both awards to be featured in the same ECPA Rush to Press calls for a snapshot of their publishing life together.

Caring for our Aging Parents by Michele Howe

Book: Caring for our Aging Parents

By Michele Howe

Michele is a prolific book author on issues related to the family, as well as a book reviewer and article writer, with a monthly article in CBA’s Marketplace Magazine. Her most recent book, Empty Next, What’s Next: Parenting Adult Children Without Losing Your Mind is selling well.

Jesus and the Beanstalk by Lori Stanley Roeleveld

Book: Jesus and the Beanstalk

By Lori Stanley Roeleveld

Non-believers scoff when Christians trade their sacred cows (everything they value) for a life with Jesus. All they see is a handful of useless biblical “beans.” Peter says there’s life in those beans. Jesus and the Beanstalk unpacks 2 Peter 1:1-10 using fairy tale, humor, and modern culture to show today’s believers how to unleash that promise and discover how to topple the giants in their lives.

News: Recent Client Book Awards

My congratulations to Dr. Saundra Dalton-Smith, a medical doctor, for being awarded the Golden Scroll Award for Come Empty as their Non-fiction Book of the Year by AWSA (Advanced Writers and Speakers Association) at their annual banquet. The publisher is the SonRise Devotionals imprint of Lighthouse Publishing of the Carolinas.