Diane Kalas, Inspirational Historical Romance Author

“Hope deferred maketh the heart sick; but when the desire cometh, it is a tree of life.” Proverbs 13:12 (KJV)





Friday, December 9, 2016

I'm a guest on Petticoats and Pistols western fiction blog: http://petticoatsandpistols.com Stop by and check out this fantastic blog and leave a comment for HOPEFUL HEART book drawing. Thank you.




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 An Inspirational Historical Romance Set in the West

Monday, December 5, 2016


Hi everyone: I’m a guest on Debbie Lynne Costello’s blog through 12/12: https://theswordandspirit.blogspot.com  Stop by and leave a comment for a drawing to win a free E-book.

HOPEFUL HEART is the last story in my 3-book Journey Home Series. The series is about three Civil War POWs who met in the infamous Andersonville Prison for Union soldiers and survived because of their friendship and Christian faith. Each book features one of the memorable heroes and a unique heroine that’s perfect for him. 

HOPEFUL HEART, Journey Home Series 3

An inspirational historical romance set in the West

 

Wednesday, September 14, 2016

HOPEFUL HEART - Available NOW!





An Inspirational Historical Romance Set in the West

Back Cover Blurb
 
Pennsylvania. November 1866 –Lucy Garner is a recent widow who just buried her stillborn. Grieving the loss of two people she loved the most in her world, she decides to journey out West and escape her adopted father’s stepson whose intentions strike terror into her being. She goes to work for a difficult and unprepared family, headed to Oregon by wagon train.

Missouri. November 1866 - Nat Renshaw’s boyish good looks disguise his intense personality.
Before the war, his cheating wife died and he gave up on marriage. He joined the Union Army and became a Confederate POW with enough anger to power a locomotive. These events did not improve his outlook on life. Since the war ended, he’s elected sheriff for a river town.
 
Oregon Trail. March 1867 – Lucy’s arresting features and gentle spirit attract Nat Renshaw’s unwanted interest as he scouts for Lucy’s wagon train. Lucy’s distrustful of Nat’s determination for romance, but ends up admiring his courage and faith in God. Can Lucy open her heart for another chance at love amid the trials of the Oregon Trail?

 
Available Sept. 2016:
https://www.Amazon.com/Diane-Kalas/e/B01LONESZE  E-book

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Monday, August 1, 2016

NEW RELEASE: WORKING ANGELS



WORKING ANGELS BOX SET

 WORKING ANGELS – Five Historical Novels-Kindle Edition      www.amazon.com 0.99cents
 
WARRING WITH LOVE by Cynthia Hickey
FAITHFUL HEART by Diane Kalas
BOOTHEEL BACHELOR by Helen Gray
COURTING DOCTOR CLARK by Patty Smith Hall
DAISY BELLE by Janice Hanna Thompson

Forget Me Not Romances (a division of Winged Publications)

In a time when men were strong and the women stronger, these five selfless heroines enter into what was once a world ruled by men and find loves of a lifetime. From doctors, nurses, teachers to sheriffs, these women have the strong backbones that founded a great nation.

Friday, January 8, 2016

Terry Burns, western writer- NEW Facebook group!


TERRY BURNS  http://terryburns.us/
Author
Terry Burns has written more than 40 books throughout various genres. His most popular works are his Christian Western Fiction novels and his helpful books on publishing, which draw on a decade’s worth of experience as a literary agent in addition to his work as an author.

Educator
In addition to Terry’s books on publishing, his blog, Cowboy Musing, has often focused on issues important to authors. You’ll find the archives full of helpful information, and as Terry continues in a consulting role for authors, his helpful insight and encouragement on Cowboy Musing will go on.

Follower of Christ

Throughout Terry’s career in publishing as both an author and agent, his purpose has been to reach out to the lost as a follower of Jesus Christ. You’ll find Terry’s personal testimony in the links above.

To those who love a well-written Christian Western, be sure to check out Terry's new FB group:

www.facebook.com/ChristianWesterns-readers...


PLEASE READ - This is a place for those who love westerns without language or objectionable content and those who like a little inspirational content in their stories. Can include historical or historical romance that meets the criteria of being set in the 1800's and west of the Mississippi or contemporary that has a strong western theme.

All readers are welcome but book posts need approval to ensure they meet the above criteria and are monitored so inappropriate material will hopefully be caught before it goes on the page. If an inappropriate book or comment slips through please alert me and it will be immediately deleted. We want people to be able to trust the content that they find here.