Carrie Turansky

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Bestselling Inspirational Romance Author Carrie Turansky writes historical and contemporary novels and novellas set in England and the US. She has won the ACFW Carol Award, the Holt Medallion, and the International Digital Award. Readers say her stories are: "Heartwarming and inspiring! I couldn't put it down!" . . . "Touching love story. It captured me from the first page! Rich characters, beautifully written" . . . "My new favorite author!" Visit her website and sign up for her email newsletter at Carrie Turansky.com. Follow Carrie on Facebook, Pinterest, Twitter, and Instagram.

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Carrie Turansky Hi Debbie, thanks for your message and question. I'm so glad to hear you're enjoying the Edwardian Brides Series. Yes, there will be a book 3. I am…moreHi Debbie, thanks for your message and question. I'm so glad to hear you're enjoying the Edwardian Brides Series. Yes, there will be a book 3. I am writing it now and it comes out in October. The title is A Refuge at Highland Hall. Penny steps forward as the heroine and the hero is a brave British pilot. It takes place during WW1 and is set at Highland Hall and in France. You might like to sign up for my email newsletter and/or blog posts so we can stay in touch and you'll be the first to hear about new books! Visit my website for more info. Blessings, Carrie - www.carrieturansky.com. (less)
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Hi Lexi, I'm sorry, I somehow missed seeing you question. I usually try to answer questions from GoodReads friends right away!

I'm so happy to hear you enjoyed Shine Like the Dawn. I'm just about ready to turn in my next English historical romance, Across the Blue, which comes out early in 2018. It's set in Kent, England, near Dover. The hero is a pilot who designs airplanes and wants to be the first to fly across the English Channel. The heroine is an aspiring journalist who believes his story will be the ticket to launching her career, but her parents want her to focus on finding a husband, not writing for a newspaper. Lots of fun history tucked into this romantic adventure! Happy Reading! (less)
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April 2019 New Releases

Hi Friends, These are the new novels being released this month from American Christian Fiction Writer authors. I hope you’ll find some new books to enjoy!




Contemporary Romance:Sweet On You by Becky Wade — Britt Bradford and Zander Ford have been the best of friends since they met thirteen years ago. Unbeknown to Britt, Zander has been in love with her for just as long. As they work together to i...

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“Giving your heart away before you are certain of a man's character and commitment is dangerous. You must discern his true intentions or you'll pay a high price.”
Carrie Turansky, The Governess of Highland Hall

“Love keeps no record of wrongs . . . It always protects, always trusts, always hopes, always perseveres.” 1 CORINTHIANS 13:5,7”
Carrie Turansky, Where Two Hearts Meet: Tea For Two / Wherever Love Takes Us

“Giving your heart away before you are certain of a man’s character and commitment is dangerous. You must discern his true intentions, or you’ll pay a high price.”
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This is the poll for July's Book of the Month - the book with the most votes will be the Group Read, and the book with the second most votes will be the Group Buddy Read.

The Mark of the King by Jocelyn Green The Mark of the King by Jocelyn Green
 
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Playing by Heart by Anne Mateer Playing by Heart by Anne Mateer
 
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A Table by the Window by Hillary Manton Lodge A Table by the Window (Two Blue Doors #1) by Hillary Manton Lodge
 
  4 votes 12.5%

The Widow of Larkspur Inn by Lawana Blackwell The Widow of Larkspur Inn (Gresham Chronicles #1) by Lawana Blackwell
 
  3 votes 9.4%

The Governess of Highland Hall by Carrie Turansky The Governess of Highland Hall (Edwardian Brides, #1) by Carrie Turansky
 
  3 votes 9.4%

Rules of Murder by Julianna Deering Rules of Murder (Drew Farthering Mystery #1) by Julianna Deering
 
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Dead Reckoning by Ronie Kendig Dead Reckoning by Ronie Kendig
 
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My Foolish Heart by Susan May Warren My Foolish Heart (Deep Haven, #4) by Susan May Warren
 
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“Love keeps no record of wrongs . . . It always protects, always trusts, always hopes, always perseveres.” 1 CORINTHIANS 13:5,7”
Carrie Turansky, Where Two Hearts Meet: Tea For Two / Wherever Love Takes Us

“Giving your heart away before you are certain of a man's character and commitment is dangerous. You must discern his true intentions or you'll pay a high price.”
Carrie Turansky, The Governess of Highland Hall

“Giving your heart away before you are certain of a man’s character and commitment is dangerous. You must discern his true intentions, or you’ll pay a high price.”
Carrie Turansky, The Governess of Highland Hall

“Somehow, we must give him hope and a vision for improving his character," she continued. "He must see the value in it and believe it's a real possibility for him to change and be successful.”
Carrie Turansky, A Refuge at Highland Hall

“I know this is difficult, Maggie, but listen to me. There's more to waiting than just biding our time. Our job is to pray and trust the Lord to reveal what's hidden and bring the full truth to light.”
Carrie Turansky, Shine Like the Dawn

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