Multi-award-winning author, Lena Nelson Dooley, has had more than 800,000 of her books sold. In addition to her writing, Lena is a frequent speaker at women’s groups, writers groups, and at both regional and national conferences. She has spoken in six states and internationally. She is also one of the co-hosts of the Along Came an Author blogtalk radio show. She has experience in screenwriting, acting, directing, and voice-overs. She has been featured in articles in Christian Fiction Online Magazine, ACFW Journal, and Christian Retailing. Lena has won numerous awards. She lives in Texas with her husband of over 50 years. Their favorite activities involve time with their family members. Their daughters and sons-in-law have given them four grandchildren, and now they have two great grandsons, who delight them and another one on the way.
A J: Lena’s most recent publication can be found in a collection of contemporary novellas. Tell us about this collection.
Lena: The editors at Barbour Publishing chose the novellas to include in collection. I feel blessed to be included in this group. Many of the authors are bestselling authors and many are also multi-award winning.
Sometimes Love Needs a Little Divine Intervention
Nine contemporary couples face challenges on their way to the marriage altar, and readers will delight in how God intervenes to get them to the point of “I do.” Be it a meeting in the wrong place at the right time, an accident that opens hardened hearts, or weather that seems to blow things off course, romance has a way of persevering.
Penned by an exclusive selection of Christian fiction authors, this collection of romances will become an instant favorite.
Move a Mountain by Lena Nelson Dooley
Christine Daley’s perfect wedding is threatened when the worst snowstorm in years hits Minnesota. Can she trust God to take care of all things and get them to the church on time?
Wall of Stone by Nancy J Farrier
Chandra Kirby travels away from painful memories arriving in England to take a bike tour, only to discover she will be reunited with the one man she has ever loved, Pierce Stillwell–and with his girlfriend.
Blown Away by Love by Pamela Griffin
Three strikes and you’re out. The morning of the third attempt at a ceremony, Dale’s best man takes him out chasing a tornado. Is Marie’s dream wedding about to be blown away again?
Stormy Weather by Tracie Peterson
Gina Bowden, a young widow, fights city council to regain funding for her son’s Boy Scout troop. Something better than lightning strikes when she teams up with the tenacious troop leader Gary Cameron.
Wrong Church, Wrong Wedding by Loree Lough
Breena Pavan lost the invitation to a friends wedding and attended the wrong church–the wrong ceremony! But could that lead to a divine appointment when she sits down beside Keegan Neil?
Flowers by Felicity by Janet Lee Barton
When the bouquet Felicity Carmichael made for her friend’s wedding is destroyed, Felicity is horrified to see the freak accident captured by photographer David Edmonds and plastered across the newspaper.
Petals of Promise by Diann Hunt
Konni Strong is trying to live up to the name her deceased husband gave her, but widowhood is hard. And attending a friend’s wedding proves so challenging that she bolts from the reception–right into the arms of a handsome stranger.
Rose in Bloom by Sandra Petit
Catering her friend’s wedding makes Rose Bentley long for a relationship of her own. When Lucas Montgomery falls into the prize wedding cake she created, she is certain he is NOT Mr. Right. But does God have other plans?
Flowers for a Friend by Gail Sattler
Catching a piece of the wedding bouquet was not part of Geoff Manfrey’s plan. When he gives the flowers to a little girl, she declares undying love to the chagrin of her older sister Clarissa Reynolds, who has been quietly admiring Geoff for months.
Take the journey along with nine couples as they dodge disasters on the road to love.
Here are buy links to the book:
8 Weddings and a Miracle – Christianbook.com
A J: Is there anything else you’d like to share with my readers?
Lena: I love connecting with my readers. The best way is on Facebook.
Official Facebook page: www.facebook.com/pages/Lena-Nelson-Dooley/
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Blogtalk Radio: http://www.blogtalkradio.com/search/gate-beautiful-radio-show/
A J: Thank you, Lena, for visiting with us at AJHawke.com/blog.
Lena: Thank you for having me.
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