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2018 Southern Boojk Prize for Southern fiction Southern Independent Booksellers Alliance

Before We Were Yours chosen for a Wiki: Top 10 Historical Fiction Books of 2018! Learn more at Wiki url:

Goodreads top choice in Historical Fiction 2017.

BEFORE WE WERE YOURS made the pages of Politico, via the reading recommendations of the Senior Advisor and chief of staff to the Secretary Of the Air Force.

BEFORE WE WERE YOURS in Wiki’s Spectacularly Written Historical Fiction Novels list.
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Texas syndicated columnist Glenn Dromgoole writes about the success of Before We Were Yours.

Multi-state book tour for Before We Were Yours begins in June. click here for details.

Parade magazine. calls Before We Were Yours “One of the summer’s best reads.” — click here for details

People magazine selected Before We Were Yours as a People Picks, June 12, 2017! “A poignant, engrossing tale about sibling love.”

Talbots stores nationwide feature Before We Were Yours as one of five summer book club selections!  See the announcement here

Shreveport Times says about Before We Were Yours: “Take note: This may be the best book of the year.”The Shreveport Times reviews Before We Were Yours in Judy Christie’s book column.

“Children in the Memphis area had been taken by workers in medical facilities, public aid clinics, and the police department. The children were put under the care of Tann, in an unlicensed home used for the purpose of her black market baby adoption scheme from the 1920’s until 1950.” — Chattanooga Magazine on the history behind Before We Were Yours

SCNOW news reviews Before We Were Yours: “This is a beautifully written novel.” — Click here to read the full article

See what readers are saying about Before We Were Yours on Goodreads.

Before We Were Yours is chosen as a Bets On selection for June. click here for details.

Before We Were Yours is a Southern Independent Booksellers Association Okra Pick for Spring, 2017! The Spring 2017 SIBA Okra List

• KWTX TV interview with Lisa Wingate

• KWBU TV interview about A Month of Summer

• All Things Southern with Shellie Rushing Tomlinson radio interview about Dandelion Summer

• Photo coverage from the Gospel Cafe benefit booksigning


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