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Featured Author: Karen Halvorsen Schreck

Featured Author: Karen Halvorsen Schreck

Karen Halvorsen Schreck
Karen Halvorsen Schreck

Karen Halvorsen Schreck‘s short stories and articles have appeared in Literal Latté, Other Voices, Image, as well as other literary journals and magazines, and have received various awards, including a Pushcart Prize, an Illinois State Arts Council Grant, and in 2008, first prize awards for memoir and devotional magazine writing from the Evangelical Press Association.

Karen’s latest historical novel, Broken Ground, released from Simon & Schuster/Howard Books in May, 2016. Her recently published historical novel, Sing for Mewas called by Publisher’s Weekly in a Starred Review: “impressive…a well-wrought and edifying page-turner.” Karen’s Young Adult novel, While He Was Away (Sourcebooks), was a finalist for the Oklahoma Book Award. She’s also the author of  Dream Journal (Hyperion), which was a 2006 Young Adult BookSense Pick, and the award-winning children’s book Lucy’s Family Tree (Tilbury House).

Karen received her doctorate in English and Creative Writing from the University of Illinois at Chicago. She works as a freelance writer and editor, teaches writing and literature, and lives with her husband, the photographer Greg Halvorsen Schreck, and their two children in Wheaton, Illinois.

The following is a May 2016 interview with Karen Halvorsen Schreck.

ENTER THE GIVEAWAY
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OF THE INTERVIEW

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Be in to win a copy of the following:
Broken Ground

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by Karen Halvorsen Schreck

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(ONE copy to be won, print copy US only)

Contest ends June 3, 2016 EST

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Novel Spotlight: Medical Judgment

Novel Spotlight: Medical Judgment

Medical Judgment is the latest medical suspense novel by Richard L. Mabry, the bestselling author of Miracle Drug, Fatal Trauma, Critical Condition, Heart Failure, Stress Test, and the Prescription for Trouble series. Romantic Times has reviewed Medical Judgment and made it a Top Pick with 4.5 stars, saying “Mabry has hit it out of the park with his latest medical… Continue Reading

April 2016 Category Fiction

April 2016 Releases in Category Fiction

New Releases in Category Fiction for April 2016 include 16 titles from Harlequin’s Love Inspired, Love Inspired Suspense, and Love Inspired Historical. The following is a title listing with descriptions of each release, plus links for purchase in the following formats: Digital format from Amazon Kindle (US & Canada) Digital format from Mills & Boon (Australia… Continue Reading

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