Sunday, February 02, 2014

Gabriel's Bride by Amy Lillard

This week, the
Christian Fiction Blog Alliance
is introducing
Gabriel's Bride
B&H Books (February 1, 2014)
by
Amy Lillard


ABOUT THE AUTHOR:

I’m a wife, mother, and bona fide Southern belle. Published author, expert corn bread maker, and Squirrel Princess.

I live in Tulsa, though I was born in Mississippi. I moved to the Sooner State when I was seventeen and met my soul mate and best friend not long after. I’ve retained a little of my Mississippi accent though most people think I’m from Texas. (?) Rob and I have been married for over twenty years and have a son–a mom proclaimed prodigy, of course!

I love homemade tacos, shoes, and romance novels–not necessarily in that order. I’m a big fan of country music, a staunch proponent of saving the Oxford comma, and I’m shamefully obsessed with all things Harry Potter.

I believe that God is love. I guess that’s why I adore romances.

I have always been intrigued with the Amish culture, their gentle ways and slower-paced lifestyle. (And I love, love, love the fact that they stay married for their lifetime.) But until recently I never thought to blend this interest with my penchant for romance. Okay, okay, I’m a bit old-fashioned and even enjoy the gender roles that are present in this culture. I love to cook and take care of my family. Yes, that’s me June Cleaver with a laptop.

I dislike people trying to convince me to read the Twilight series (I’ll get to it or I won’t, either way I’m good with it), gratuitous violence, and strawberry ice cream. (I know I’m alone on this last one, and again, I’m good with it.)

Favorite movies–(besides HP) French Kiss, Maid of Honor, A Lot Like Love, Just Married, and Sweet Home Alabama. Oh, and Miss Congeniality, Sabrina (both versions) and a 1940′s movie called Dear Ruth. If you haven’t seen it, you should! A-dorable. Anything with Doris Day and most all of Marilyn’s and Audrey’s.

ABOUT THE BOOK

Rachel Yoder has two choices: marry Gabriel Fisher or move to Ohio. As an orphan, Rachel doesn’t have much to offer; any match she can make will be a good one. She just didn’t plan on Gabriel with his big hands and permanent frown. As a widower Gabriel needs help caring for the farm and his six children. But he never thought he’d marry a slip of a girl who barely reaches his chin. Yet as time passes, Gabriel finds himself thinking about a real marriage. They have spoken vows to God and each other, but can he risk his heart with Rachel?


If you would like to read the first chapter of Gabriel's Bride, go HERE.

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33 comments:

Andrea said...

http://jonathanandandrea.blogspot.ca/2014/02/gabriels-bride-cfba-review.html

dwolters said...

http://dwolters.wordpress.com/2014/02/03/gabriels-bride-by-amy-lillard-book-review/

Deanna said...

http://ldgermany.blogspot.com/2014/02/gabriels-bride.html

jsparrow747 said...

http://jsparrow747.blogspot.com/2014/02/gabriels-bride-by-amy-lillard-gabriels.html

Heart2Heart said...

Love, Love, LOVE this series! Thank you so much for the opportunity to be part of this amazing tour.

http://reviewsfromtheheart.blogspot.com/2014/02/gabriels-bride.html

Love and Hugs ~ Kat

CWAHM said...

http://cwahmjill.blogspot.com/2014/02/gabriels-bride.html

Jalynn Patterson said...

http://asimplelifereally.blogspot.com/2014/02/cfba-review-gabriels-bride-byamy-lillard.html

Cheryl said...

http://cherylschristianbookconnection.blogspot.com/2014/02/cfba-gabriels-bride-by-amy-lillard.html

Lori said...

http://smilinginthebackground.blogspot.ca/2014/02/gabriels-bride-by-amy-lillard.html

Kim said...

http://berlysue.blogspot.com/2014/02/gabriels-bride-by-amy-lillard-reviewed.html

Pam said...

http://www.daysongreflections.com/?p=16331

Posted.

jenmom said...

http://motheroftwo-jenmom.blogspot.com/2014/02/the-christian-fiction-blog-alliance-is.html

My post is up without review for now. I just received the book on this past Friday.

Ernie W. said...

Post is up at http://ernsblog.blogspot.com/2014/02/gabriels-bride.html

ReviewsBy Molly said...

Post is scheduled for today here: http://reviewsbymolly.com/cfba-tour-spotlight-gabriels-bride-by-amy-lillard/

Susan MomBlogger said...

Just received this saturday - tried to hurry and read it for the review - http://www.momloves2read.com/2014/02/gabriels-bride-by-amy-lillard-cfba-book.html

Rulan said...

http://fictionshowcase.blogspot.co.nz/2014/02/gabriels-bride-by-amy-lillard.html

Lynn P said...

mine is scheduled to post in the am..
http://ladybug-chronicles.blogspot.com/2014/02/gabriels-bride-book-review-giveaway.html

Lindsey IEMommy said...

http://www.theiemommy.com/2014/02/05/gabriels-bride/

jsparrow747 said...

Updated my review:

http://jsparrow747.blogspot.com/2014/02/gabriels-bride-by-amy-lillard-gabriels.html

Hobbies on a Budget said...

http://hobbiesonabudget.com/2014/02/05/gabriels-wife/

apple blossom said...

http://abis-scrapsoflife.blogspot.com/2014/02/gabriels-bride-by-amy-lillard.html

Lauri M said...

http://knitsandreads.blogspot.com/2014/02/cfba-gabriels-bride.html

Athena said...

http://athena-theloosescrew.blogspot.com/2014/02/book-reviewgabriels-bride.html

Mommy T said...

http://hopintomyworld.blogspot.com/2014/02/gabriels-bride-by-amy-lillard.html

Tori Theriot said...

http://thriftytori.blogspot.com/2014/02/book-review-gabriels-bride.html

Jenny said...

Posted:

http://mybucklingbookshelf.blogspot.com/2014/02/gabriels-bride-by-amy-lillard.html

aimymichelle said...

http://aimymichelle.blogspot.com/2014/02/cfba-blog-tour-gabriels-bride-by-amy.html

Brittanie said...

http://abookloverforever.blogspot.com/2014/02/gabriels-bride-by-amy-lillard.html

Cheryl Klarich said...

Up with a review! Really sweet book!! :)

http://cherylklarich.blogspot.com/2014/02/gabriels-bride-by-amy-lillard.html

Books Are A Blessing said...

Posted here with review...

http://splashesofjoy.wordpress.com/2014/02/05/cfba-presents-gabriels-bride-by-amy-lillard/

Erin Slocum said...

I love this series and hope to have more coming! http://wp.me/p4fKCR-nv

Charity Lyman said...

Posted with review.

http://giveawaygal.blogspot.com/2014/02/cfba-tour-for-gabriels-bride-by-amy.html

Coupons In Motion said...

http://www.couponsim.com/gabriels-bride-amy-lillard/