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Today, I am thrilled to have the opportunity to introduce you to Deborah Vogts. Deborah is a fellow ACFW member and is a brand new novelist. One thing that's unique about Deborah's writing is that her stories take place in the country. So if you're a country girl or guy at heart, there's no doubt you'll be immediately hooked on Deborah's books.
You can WIN a copy of her just-released debut novel, Snow Melts in Spring, by leaving a comment on this post, telling me why you want to win this book. Deadline to enter is midnight, September 13. Winner will be announced next Monday, September 14.
Also...I am cross-posting my Examiner.com article here because I want to give you a taste of what Fiction Author Fun Facts is all about. So be sure to scroll down for 10 fun facts about Deborah.
But first, here is a brief synopsis about Snow Melts in Spring:
When an aged horse is severely injured on a gravel road in the Flint Hills of
As the snow melts in spring, Gil’s return to his estranged father’s ranch brings a chance for new beginnings and reconciliation, but when he falls in love with Mattie, he must face the truths that haunt him or run from his past. Meanwhile, Mattie encourages Gil to return permanently to
Remember to leave a comment about why you would love to win a copy of this book. Good luck!
Now, here are 10 Fun Facts about Deborah Vogts:
What time of the day do you do your best writing? - Some of my best writing occurs late morning and early evening--usually about the time supper needs to be prepared. For some odd reason, my characters aren't aware that my family depends on me to feed them. LOL
Favorite fast-food restaurant: - My husband sneers at us, but my daughters and I love SONIC. Yummy hamburgers and onion rings--oh and happy hour 1/2 price drinks from 2-4. LOL
First job you ever had: - When I was a junior in high school, I sold Princess House Crystal. That job lasted a year, and I collected all of the crystal I use now. Beautiful stuff. I especially like their handblown stemware.
If you could spend an afternoon with one Bible character (besides Jesus), who would it be? - Interesting question...how about Miriam when she crossed the
Favorite Disney character? - The Little Mermaid -- She has the sweetest voice.
Book on your nightstand: - Two books, actually. Fields of Grace by Kim Vogel Sawyer and The Carousel Painter by Judith Miller--both are fellow
Three words you would use to describe yourself: Friendly, country, Christian.
What kind of car do you drive? A 1999 RED Yukon -- until it dies and we have to get a new one. And YES, the color always matters. ;)
Are you an introvert or extrovert? I am a wanna-be introvert forced into being an extrovert. Actually, I was forced out of my shell when I became a consultant for Princess House. But I LOVE meeting and visiting with my new readers. That has been an incredible joy.
Favorite flower: - Peace Roses--they smell so good.
To read more Fun Facts about your favorite authors, visit my Examiner.com page:FICTION AUTHOR FUN FACTS
More about Deborah:
Deborah Vogts and her husband have three daughters and make their home in Southeast Kansas where they raise and train American Quarter Horses. As a student at Emporia State University studying English and journalism, Deborah developed a love for the Flint Hills that has never faded. In writing this series, she hopes to share her passion for one of the last tallgrass prairie regions in the world, showing that God’s great beauty rests on the prairie and in the hearts of those who live there.
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Regarding contest: Void where prohibited; open only to U.S. residents. Odds of winning depend on number of entrants.