Summer Reading Giveaway

Since this August has a fifth Thursday, we thought it would be fun to shake up the blogging schedule and include a giveaway! As the lazy vacation days of summer slowly end, you might have to be more creative about finding a good place to sneak a few pages of your latest novel, but thankfully, reading is a year-round hobby.

We’d like to give away three prize package of all four of our August releases. There are three ways you can enter to win.

On Tuesday, September 4, we’ll pick one winner from our list of blog followers (enter your email in the sidebar to the left if you haven’t already)…

One from our Instagram subscribers

And one from the comments on this post, answering the question, “What is a great book you read this summer?”

In the meantime, I hope you enjoy your Labor Day weekend, and maybe sneak a little reading time in as well.

170 thoughts on “Summer Reading Giveaway

  1. One of my favorite books this summer was “Ghost Heart” by Lisa Harris and Lynne Gentry, My favorite Bethany House book was “The Reckoning at Gossamer Pond”, what a story!

  2. A wonderful book I read this summer was The Hope Jar by Wanda Brunstetter. Now I can’t wait for the next book in that series!

  3. I have read so many it is hard to pick a favorite. I do enjoy both Jen Turano and Judith Miller and have read bookd by both this summer I would be thrilled to receive them. They are on my to buy list.

  4. I’ve read many good books this year… Sons of Blackbird Mountain (Joanne Bischof), The Love Letter (Rachel Hauck), and Things I Never Told You (Beth K. Vogt) just to name a few!

  5. I have read several great books this summer: Their Daring Hearts by Sharlene MacLaren and Josiah for President by Martha Bolton and A Light on the Hill by Connilyn Cossette quilting dash lady at comcast dot net

  6. I just finished Karen Witemeyer’s More Than Meets The Eye, which I thought one of her best books. It was one of many good books I read this summer.

  7. I could hardly wait for Jen Turano’s Book. Ever since she visited my book club, she has been my favorite author. I love reading her books. They make me laugh.

  8. Two books I enjoyed reading this summer were “A Beautiful Fall,” by Chris Coppernoll, and “Dangerous Depths,” by Colleen Coble. Thanks for the opportunity to enter a giveaway! Would love to win a print copy! They all look good:) Lual Krautter krautter12ATbresnanDOTnet

  9. One excellent book I read this summer was “The Scent of Her Soul,” by Bryan Davis. It was dark and gritty, but good.

    As an aside, I find the selection of books pictured above very amusing. “Romance, romance, MURDER, romance.”

  10. A great book I read this summer was More Than Meets the Eye by Karen Witemeyer. It kept me up way later than I should have been awake 😁

  11. I just finished An Hour Unspent by Roseanna White. I loved the whole series. She is one of my very favorite authors. Most of my favorite authors publish with you.

  12. I have read several good books this summer and it is so very hard to pick just one. I read good books by Ann Gabhart, Shelley Shepard Gray, Wanda Brunstetter, Cindy Woodsmall, Mesu Andrews, and the list goes on! Thanks for the opportunity to win!

  13. Novellas often introduce me to new authors. This summer I found Stephenia H. McGee, and read “In His Eyes”. Lovely story and well written.

  14. I’ve read so many good books this summer, but the first ones that come to mind are More Than Meets the Eye by Karen Witemeyer and The Masterpiece by Francine Rivers.

  15. I’ve really enjoyed A defense of honor / Kristi Ann Hunter. Who ever would have thought about the unwanted children of society and their future (or lack of it).

  16. I’ve read SO many awesome books this summer… I have to share Auschwitz Lullaby, Freedom’s Ring, Reckoning at Gossamer Pond, Hidden Among the Stars, Hope of Azure Springs, I could keep going. I read a lot lol

  17. My son gave me a book for my birthday, “Beautiful One”, Beni Johnson, Heidi Baker, Sue Ahn, Winnie Banova, DeAnne Clark, Sheri Hesss, Anne Stock, Nina Myers, edited by Shae Cooke. I am enjoying it.

  18. My favorite was a nonficiton – Everybody Always by Bob Goff. My favorite fiction read this summer was Long Way Gone by Charles Martin.

  19. I’ve read several good books this summer. I loved Sons of Blackbird Mountain by Joanne Bischof and Caught by Surprise by Jen Turano.

  20. I’ve been reading Sue Grafton and Mary Higgins Clark. It is difficult to pick best one.
    I enjoyed Clea Simon’s “Cross My Path”.

  21. Lady of a Thousand Treasures by Sandra Byrd and More Than Meets the Eye by Karen Witemeyer!

    Thank you for the giveaway chance!

  22. The Stranger She Married by Donna Hatch, A Search for Refuge by Kristi Ann Hunter, A Stranger at Fellsworth by Sarah E Ladd and many others. I love to read.

  23. I’ve been reading a lot this summer, so it is hard to pick just one. The one I really hated finishing and left me wanting more was “More Than Meets the Eye” by Karen Witemeyer.

  24. Oh wow, which book do I mention. Out of quite a few books that I read, Colleen Coble stands out. My daughter bought me one of her books for Christmas that I hadn’t read yet. Once I started reading Beneath Copper Falls, I didn’t put it down until three in the morning. I have went and bought another book by her. I also finished it in one day. Can’t wait to read these books!

  25. This summer I went out of my comfort zone and read a really interesting book called “etiquette & Espionage” by Gail Carriger. Very fun and interesting book that normally isn’t my style!

  26. Lisa Harris – Hidden Agenda, I love to read so much and these would be read and loved if I win them. I would then pass them on to our church library if they don’t have them yet. Thanks for the opportunity.

  27. One of the many great books I’ve read this summer was Sons of Blackbird Mountain by Joanne Bischof. I love all of her books. Thanks for this great giveaway.

  28. Oh, so many good reads this summer despite an out-of-state move and son’s wedding! But, I’ll choose “Unforgotten” by Kristen Heitzmann!

  29. To hard to pick a favorite as I haven’t ead anything that I haven’t iked this summer but the series I’m currently reading is Families of Honor.with The Caregiver, The Protector and currently reading ook 3, The Survivor

  30. I read Cynthia Ruchti’s Miles From Where We Started and loved it. I am currently reading The Hudden Side by Heidi Chiavaroli and it is excellent.

  31. I have read many wonderful books this summer. I think my favorite was Where Treasure Hides by Johnnie Alexander. Thanks for the chance to win a prize.

  32. I’m just starting to read the 49th Mystic by Ted Dekker. As with all of his books, this one will be hard to put down.
    Thanks for entering me in your giveaway.
    Janet E.

  33. One of the best read this year: Prague Winter by Madeleine Albright
    I enjoy reading about WW2 and the events leading up to it and this was a lot of new for me. Heartbreaking and informative.

  34. Usually I would say the one I just finished….it was great but I think my favorite was Isaiah’s Daughter by Mesu Andrews.

  35. One excellent book I read this summer is “The Theory of Happily Ever After” by Kristin Billerbeck. I love her writing!

  36. I’ve read so many excellent books this summer. One was Matchmaker by Evangeline Kelly. Another one was A Perfect Weakness by Jennifer Davids. Another excellent book was A Captured Bride by Michelle Griep.

  37. Judah’s Wife, by Angela Hunt, is a book I enjoyed reading. I learned a lot about the silent years, the Maccabees, and ancient Israelite customs and difficulties. I love a book that makes me see the world or humanity differently.

  38. As Bright As Heaven by Susan Meissner. It takes place during the Spanish flu epidemic, a period of history I didn’t know much about.

  39. A great book I read this summer was Sheila Walsh’s In the Middle of the Mess. Sheila is so real and genuine in her writing, and readers will feel so connected with her story. She helps you to go from shame, guilt, and desperation to healing.

  40. I was not too impressed with my summer reads, but I really liked some books I read this past year. Sophie’s Heart by Lori Wick, For Love or Country by Jennifer Hudson Taylor, Burning Sky, and More Than Meets the Eye by Karen Witemeyer were very good.

  41. I read several books that I really liked over the summer. Two of them are The Amish Quilter by Mindy Starns Clark & Leslie Gould and More Than Meets the Eye by Karen Witemeyer.

  42. I haven’t read just one great book, I have read many! The Sons of Blackbird Mountain, The Love Letter, and currently reading As Wide As The Sky. I think every book transports me to a time and place that not only lets me escape reality for a while, but usually teaches me something about history or how I might possibly handle a certain scenario.

  43. Just finished Tomorrow About This Time by Grace Livingston Hill. Loved it. Love romance, amish, and mystery. Love Leslie Gould books.

  44. I really loved Lynette Eason’s Called to Protect and Dead Drift by Dani Pettrey, and Jen Turano’s Caught by Surprise was a hoot. How am I supposed to choose between all the great reads this season??

  45. I just finished reading ‘A Rebel Heart'(Daughtry House Book #1) by Beth White. It was amazing!! It was rich in history, suspense, and a perfect blend of mystery and romance.

  46. Sarah Sundin’s Waves of Freedom Trilogy- delightful read. Patriotic and a Christian point of view that contributes to the story and doesn’t weigh it down. Her stories brought me into the historical fiction world of WWll, I’ve read all the completed trilogies, and these books once again, ‘well done’

  47. This Summer I read Suzanne Woods Fisher’s outstanding: “Anna’s Crossing (Amish Beginnings Book 1)”. I loved all three books in the series, because it combined genes I love: Early American Settlement, America’s Settlement by Persecuted Christian Groups, Historic Christian Romances, & American Settlers & Indian Interaction stories!

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