Wasn’t this contest supposed to end in SEPTEMBER? Well, yes. Yes it was. But then we realized that publishers, authors, and publicists were all SO excited to join in the giveaway that it was going to need to overflow! So we’ve got one more week of giveaways for you!
Her Good Name
Her Good Name by Ruth Axtell starts in the 1890 thriving coastal town of Holliston, Maine. The leading lumber baron’s son, Warren Brentwood, III, returns from his years away at college and traveling to take up his position as heir apparent to his father’s business empire.
Esperanza Estrada, daughter of a Portuguese immigrant fisherman and a local woman, lives on the wrong side of town, surrounded by a brood of brothers and sisters and a careworn mother. She is unable to pretend she is anything but “one of those Estradas.” When she overhears of a position to clean house at a local high school teacher’s home on Elm Street, she jumps at the opportunity–to be able to run into Warren Brentwood now and again, but also to imbibe of the culture and intellectual atmosphere of the Stocktons.
When rumors about Espy and her respected employer begin to circulate, the entire church congregation and then the community pronounce judgment on her behavior. Warren believes the lie and his loss of faith in her causes Espy to give up without a fight. She leaves her family and hometown for the nearest city with little money and no acquaintances and is forced to spend the night on the street. A man who heads a mission for the homeless finds Espy and offers her shelter. Espy finds the true love of God while working at the mission. Will she be able to forgive the townspeople and return home?
A Heartbeat Away
These books are only available for giveaway today – so get your entries in now! Remember, we are doing brand new giveaways every day until October so come back and visit again tomorrow. And don’t forget to tell your friends!