River North Fiction: Impacting Lives Through the Power of Story

Solomon’s Song Giveaway!

Posted on January 15th, by rivernorthfiction in Giveaways. 28 comments

King Solomon, adored song of King David, was once simply one of David’s sons with no assurance of ever becoming ruler.  On the edge of adulthood, Solomon’s heart was captured by a lowly shepherdess, a young maiden chosen to serve King David in his later years.  Solomon longed to marry her, but his mother, Bathsheba, wanted the throne for him – and nothing would stand in the way.  Solomon battles against family expectations, fights against heartbreak, and longs for his first love.

Solomon’s Song is a biblical fiction novel by Roberta Kells Dorr. We’re giving away five copies of this great book! Continue reading / Leave a comment…

Letter Writing Week

Posted on January 13th, by rivernorthfiction in Behind the Books. No Comments

It’s Universal Letter Writing Week!

Shades of Mercy by Anita Lustrea and Caryn Rivadeneira opens with the main character receiving a letter from her granddaughter that takes her back to the early days of her life. She begins recalling the events that shaped her into the woman she was to become.  Here’s an excerpt from that opening scene:

…Laurel had written – a real letter! On real paper! – to say she’d like to spend her time learning the New York her grandfather and I first lived in all those years ago, when her grandfather’s graduate work brought us to Columbia University and the start of our lives together.

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Featured Friends: Our Readers!

Posted on January 10th, by rivernorthfiction in Behind the Books. No Comments

Our readers are very important to us! We want to get to know you better so we can serve you better.

How does fiction impact your life?

What causes you to pick up and read a fiction book?

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Biblical Fiction Contest!

Posted on January 8th, by rivernorthfiction in Giveaways. No Comments

You could win five books from acclaimed novelist Roberta Kells Dorr! Enter using the form below! (You will be asked to like our Facebook page if you do not already).


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