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Bethany House Congratulates Carr

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Introducing Our Judges: Keanan Brand

It’s an honor to be a part of the Clive Staples Award for Christian Speculative Fiction. It’s also an honor to introduce the judges who selected the winner from our finalists. Continue reading

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CSA Finalist Voting Begins Today

After an unintended “dry run,” the Clive Staples Award finalist voting begins today. Our original voting survey contained a flaw–not all votes were counted–which we only detected when various voters gave concerned feedback. After checking into the matter, we discovered … Continue reading

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CSA Voting Halted

As a result of a number of questions about the CSA voting survey, we’ve halted the voting. It’s apparent there was a glitch in the survey and not all votes have been counted. Rather than continue with the corrected form, … Continue reading

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Introducing Merlin’s Shadow

Merlin’s Shadow by Robert Treskillard Genre: YA Epic Fantasy Description Betrayal. Book Two of The Merlin Spiral After destroying the sinister Druid Stone and freeing his people from its dark control, Merlin finds himself to be a royal advisor without … Continue reading

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Introducing Merlin’s Blade

Merlin’s Blade by Robert Treskillard Genre: YA Fantasy Description Merlin’s Greatest Weakness Could Become His Greatest Strength Book One of The Merlin Spiral When a meteorite crashes near a small village in fifth-century Britain, it brings with it a mysterious black … Continue reading

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Introducing The Sinners’ Garden

The Sinners’ Garden by William Sirls Genre: Contemporary supernatural Description In the small Lake Erie township of Benning, someone is at work cultivating a supernatural garden …   Andy Kemp’s young life has been as ravaged as his scarred face. … Continue reading

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Introducing Sandstorm

Sandstorm by Steve Rzasa Genre science fiction Description It’s been four months since the city-state of Perch turned away the invading army of its southern rival, Trestleway, and sent the dark forces of the Cythraul packing. Thanks in no small part, … Continue reading

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Introducing The Circle Girls

The Circle Girls: Once Upon a Witch by Anya Novikov Genre: YA fantasy romance Description God will give you blood to drink…An ordinary teenager finds out what witch-hunting is all about—in her own everyday world. When Deliverance “Delli” Willis, an … Continue reading

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Introducing The Constant Tower

The Constant Tower by Carole McDonnell Genre: Fantasy Description Sickly fifteen year old Prince Psal, the son of the nature-blessed warrior-king Nahas, should have been named Crown Prince of all Wheel Clan lands. A priest-physician like his friend Ephan, Psal … Continue reading

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Introducing Secrets Kept

Secrets Kept by J. L. Mbewe Genre YA fantasy, romance Description With a curse, she will build an army. With the dagger, she will undo the last sacrifice. But first the sorceress must find the secret keeper. Torn from her … Continue reading

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Introducing A Hero’s Throne

A Hero’s Throne by Ross Lawhead Genre: Fantasy Description “Knights of Ennor—the time has come to awake. Rise up to fulfill your secret oath and sacred duty.” The Ancient Earth Trilogy No.2 Deep beneath the streets of England lies another … Continue reading

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Introducing Truth Runner

Truth Runner by Jerel Law Genre middle grade fantasy (ages 9-12) Son of Angels series Description It has been a trying six months for Jonah, Eliza, and Jeremiah Stone. They have been grieving over the loss of their nephilim mother, … Continue reading

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Introducing King

King by R. J. Larson Genre: Epic fantasy Description Fantasy Meets the Old Testament in a Novel That Will Reach Readers of All Ages Books of the Infinite No.3 Against his wishes and desires, Akabe of Siphra has been chosen … Continue reading

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Introducing Never to Live

Never to Live by Just B. Jordan Genre fantasy Description Imprisoned, Elwyn endures torture so horrific she drives herself insane to elude true madness. She finally escapes, but at the deadly cost of the only remaining friend she has. Now, … Continue reading

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Introducing Unleashed

Unleashed by Jennifer Hartz Genre: Superhero fantasy Description Heroes of the Horde Book One Six mismatched students at Deacon Proprietary are about to discover the demonic legend of their school’s origin is actually true. Not only have they obtained amazing … Continue reading

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Introducing Dark Halo

Dark Halo by Shannon Dittemore Genre: YA fantasy, spiritual warfare Description One halo brought sight to Brielle. Another offers sweet relief from what she sees. Angel Eyes Book Three Brielle can’t help but see the Celestial. Even without the halo, … Continue reading

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Introducing Exodus Rising

Genre adult fantasy fiction Tales of Starlight (Book 3) Description Adrian Masters continues his relentless march toward the bitterly cold Northlands of Starlight. Ravaged by a deadly disease and accompanied by two children, Adrian carries Marcelle in a vegetative state, … Continue reading

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Introducing A Cast of Stones

The Fate of the Kingdom Awaits the Cast of Stones Continue reading

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Introducing The Hero’s Lot

The Hero’s Lot by Patrick W. Carr Genre: Adult and young adult epic medieval fantasy Description With the King Near Death, Will the Kingdom Fall? Book two of The Staff and the Sword series When Sarin Valon, the corrupt secondus … Continue reading

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