Carrie Fancett Pagels

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Carrie Fancett Pagels is an ECPA bestselling and award-winning author of Christian historical romance. Twenty-five years as a psychologist didn't "cure" her overactive imagination! She resides with her family in the Historic Triangle of Virginia, which is perfect for her love of history. Carrie loves to read, bake, bead, and travel – but not all at the same time!

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Carrie Fancett Pagels As the author of Christian historical romance, the best thing is producing something that I pray will draw readers to the Lord and bring glory to God!
Carrie Fancett Pagels For "Return to Shirley Plantation: A Civil War Romance" I was inspired by the real life women of Shirley Plantation. And I'd been wanting to write a…moreFor "Return to Shirley Plantation: A Civil War Romance" I was inspired by the real life women of Shirley Plantation. And I'd been wanting to write a story with biracial or multi-racial characters as hero/heroine (there are so few in Christian fiction!) and this worked out perfectly for me for the story line with my freed woman heroine, Angelina, and her suitor, Matthew Scott.(less)
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This is the poll for December's Books of the Month! The two with the most votes will be our group reads.

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  7 votes 18.9%

A Patchwork Christmas Collection by Judith McCoy Miller A Patchwork Christmas Collection by Judith McCoy Miller,Stephanie Grace Whitson, and Nancy Moser
 
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The Christmas Star by Ace Collins The Christmas Star by Ace Collins
 
  4 votes 10.8%

A Wild Goose Chase Christmas by Jennifer AlLee A Wild Goose Chase Christmas by Jennifer AlLee
 
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The Doctor's Christmas Quilt by Kathi Macias The Doctor's Christmas Quilt by Kathi Macias
 
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Nutcracker Christmas (Christmas Traditions #6) by Jennifer AlLee Nutcracker Christmas by Jennifer AlLee
 
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The Fruitcake Challenge (Christmas Traditions, #3) by Carrie Fancett Pagels The Fruitcake Challenge by Carrie Fancett Pagels
 
  3 votes 8.1%

A Basket Brigade Christmas Three Women, Three Love Stories, One Country Divided by Judith McCoy Miller A Basket Brigade Christmas by Judith McCoy Miller, Nancy Moser and Stephanie Grace Whitson
 
  3 votes 8.1%

Tidings of Comfort and Joy A Classic Christmas Novel of Love, Loss, and Reunion by Davis Bunn Tidings of Comfort and Joy by T. Davis Bunn
 
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message 2: by Karen

Karen Malena Hello Carrie! Great to see you in here as well!!! Thanks for the friend request!


Debbie Carrie I have your book but would love to have the notecards.

I have done a review as you know


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