All posts filed under: Endorsement

Virtual Blog Tour & Book Review ~ How A Star Falls by Amber Stokes

About the Book Sweet NA Contemporary Romance Novella How does a star fall? Quickly. Completely. Unexpectedly. Derrick Knolane escapes to Trinidad Head most evenings, avoiding his apartment and planning for the day he’ll break free of Humboldt County. Working in a music store might be fine for a while, but it’s far from the goal he had in mind when he got his college degree. Not to mention the fact that his roommate is a jerk and his family won’t stop trying to run his life. Then Brielle falls into his world. She claims to be a star. Not from Hollywood, but from heaven. He thinks she’s crazy. Certainly delusional. Yet, he can’t just leave her alone on the cliffs. So he takes her home. And his whole world falls apart. A heartfelt and fanciful contemporary romance novella, How a Star Falls explores the uncertain season of new adulthood and shows that sometimes the worst inconveniences make for the best miracles of all. Purchase on Amazon Genre Christian/Contemporary NA My Rating ***** (5 Stars) My …

Book Review & Giveaway! ~ Still by Eniola Prentice

It’s a tour stop!! About the Book A NOVEL A broken soul … … an alcoholic … … a certifiable genius … … a Christian man… … and a secret that will destroy the bonds of their friendship. When self-proclaimed atheist Fadesola, gets into medical school she believes that it’s a fresh start of sorts for her. Until she discovers her class mate is charming and handsome Tayo Smith, a man she encountered in a violent moment years ago. This revelation shatters Fadesola’s already fragile emotional state but hope comes where she least expects it. A seemingly innocent friendship with Tayo’s friend, Ladi, slowly develops into a smoldering relationship with both afraid to acknowledge their mutual feelings. Things get even more complicated when Nikky, Fadesola’s classmate and friend, ignores her desperate warnings and decides that Tayo is the man she is meant to be with. However, within the complexities of this friendship these flawed individuals will experience God’s redemptive grace in a setting each believed his love would never find them. Still, the first book …

To Die Once is Officially Released!

Hello Everyone! I’m so glad to offer this wonderful news! With all joy, I here by declare May 1, 2014, as the official Release date of To Die Once, Child of Grace, Book #1! You can get it here on Amazon. Hopefully, it will be available on other book sites soon. Please, be sure to leave an honest review. Would certainly love to hear from you, too! You can follow the twitter hash tag #ToDieOnce to follow the tweets/comments, or visit the book’s pinterest board and have the book come alive to you in pictures! Also, you can request an autograpgh for your book if you want one. It’s easy, simply find the “authorgrapgh” button on my sidebar or on my facebook. To locate it on facebook, click on the drop-down menu reading “TimeLine”, right beside the “Miranda’s To Be A Person” button, and select “authorgraph” to send your request, and I’ll get back to you as soon as I can. Giveaway! The giveaway is still open! You can be one of ten winners of …

Sunny Sunday Poetry Special Feature ~ Stefano’s Narrative (To Die Once, Part 5)

Folks! It’s the fourth Sunday of the blog tour, and I’m always excited when I have to release another special feature poem! This time, it’s the story of To Die Once from Stefano’s point of view. Sit back and enjoy! For the reviewers who have read the book, they’ll surely understand each poem. Feel free to let me know your thoughts on it, and readers, you can join the fun by following the twitter hash tag #ToDieOnce. There’s a wealth of conversation there! Don’t miss it! First Lost, then found, I see the morning Bright This goodness shown to me by God’s own Light Was not because I was wise or clever with Foresight Or because of anything I’d ever done Right My hope soars so high like a Kite And I pray my past wouldn’t come and Bite— –Me in the back or play like a Cite As joy remains my peace’s Site I’ve traveled so far to the ranch to Camp –A place called home so I can put away the Damp I’m …

~ Pieces of a Page ~ To Die Once Acknowledgment Page & an Announcement!

Writing To Die Once was quite a journey, getting it out there to the world is another and we’re almost there! I have so many people to thank for this, and an Acknowledgment Page won’t do justice to that, but I have to try. Here it is! … an excerpt from To Die Once … ~ ACKNOWLEDGMENT ~ First of all, I’d like to thank You, God, for granting me the desire of my heart. Dear Lord, You’ve been a wonderful King, Father, and Friend to me. You’ve taken me by the hand, led me out of the darkness and into the light, and given me a promise, a hope, and a future. I’m truly grateful! Dad and mum, thank you for loving me! Your care and support have been sturdy pillars for me to lean on. I bless the Name of the Lord for giving you to me as parents, and may He enable me to always do right by you. Bernedette, Elizabeth, Christabel and Kevin—my siblings—I love you with all my heart! I …

Sunny Sunday Poetry Special Feature ~ Rodrigo’s Tale (To Die Once, PArt 4)

Hello Everyone! It’s a blog tour stop! First of, let me say, “Happy, happy Easter Sunday!” I personally believe it’s no coincidence that this Sunday is found within the period of the blog tour for my book, To Die Once, and more especially, Rodrigo’s story written in poetry style. To Die Once is a story of grace–God’s healing power and redemption. To all my readers, I hope you enjoy this piece!   ~ Tales of a Cunning Man Redeemed by Grace ~ Swiftly and deftly, I move as fleet It’s fun, it’s groovy when I can’t be beat I’ll make my name, take my place, and carve my seat High up in the sky despite the race’s heat It has been this way for as long as I know To win, to conquer wherever I go Come rain, come shine, hail or snow I will have my way, I won’t take no So why, then does this beautiful woman–Jenny–think that She’ll turn me away and fling me like a hat With one glance, a cold …

Book Review , Freebie & Giveaway! ~ Bell Flower & Fairy Slipper by Amber Stokes

Happy St. Patrick’s Day everyone! Today, we have a special feature in honor of this day: Amber Stoke’s Heart’s Spring short stories combo release. I personally, am thrilled, as the books are lovely reads! After reading these two books, I sat for a bit and thought to myself, “These pieces deserve an endorsement!” And my friends, here is one for this combo release: “Very mature, and well written–intricately laced with unique metaphors of southern flares! These Heart’s Spring short stories will leave you pondering and satisfied with immense literary appreciation.” ~ Miranda A. Uyeh Come now with me below, and let me introduce you to these books! About the Book “The Heart’s Spring” Short-Story Combo eBook BELLFLOWER: Short Story Prequel to Forget Me Not Spring 1880 Annabelle knows only one way of life. Jacob knows only one way to feel secure. When their paths cross in a Western mining town, can they find a way for love to bloom? Discover the story behind two hurting hearts in this short but sweet retelling of Beauty and …