This week Debra Clopton, Ronie Kendig and Lenora Worth with Giveaways

» Posted on Jan 6, 2014 in Blog | 20 comments

Happy New Year. I hope everyone has a wonderful 2014. 

This week I’m hosting Debra Clopton with Her Unexpected Cowboy, Ronie Kendig with Beowulf (US only) and Lenora Worth with Bayou Sweetheart. If you want to enter the drawings for the books, please leave a comment on one of the post during the week with your email address. I will not enter you without an email address (my way to contact you if you win). If you don’t want to leave an email address, another way you can enter is to email me at The drawings end Sunday (Jan. 12th) evening.

Her Lone Star Cowboy caphotoBio of Debra Clopton:

Bestselling author Debra Clopton has sold over 2.5 million books and her holiday story, OPERATION: MARRIED BY CHRISTMAS has been optioned for an ABC Family Movie staring LeAnn Rimes. Debra writes cowboy romances, inspirational, Christian romance, contemporary and western romances set in Texas. She is known for her snappy dialogue, cowboy heroes and spunky heroines. Her awards include: The Book Sellers Best, Romantic Times Magazine’s Book of the Year. She’s also a Romance Writers of America Golden Heart Finalist, and a triple finalist in the American Christian Fiction Writers Carol Award.

A sixth generation Texan, Debra lives on a ranch in central Texas with her husband Chuck. She loves to travel and spend time with her family. She is the author of the much loved Mule Hollow Matchmakers series where you never know what the Matchmaking “Posse” is going to do next! She writes for Harlequin Love Inspired and Thomas Nelson/Harper Collins Christian. She is currently working on her 25th novel surrounded by cows, dogs and even renegade donkey herds that keep her writing authentic and often find their way into her stories. She loves helping people smile with her fun, fast paced stories.

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Her Unexpected Cowboy lower pixelsBlurb for Her Unexpected Cowboy, book 1 of Cowboys of Sunrise Ranch, by Debra Clopton (book with interview on sale now):
Rowdy McDermott has a plan. Stay on the straight and narrow, help the foster boys on Sunrise Ranch and forget about love. The last thing he expects is his pretty new neighbor falling literallyinto his arms. Lucy Calvert is glad the handsome cowboy broke her fall,  but isn’t ready for the feelings he’s stirring in her heart. She’s heard rumors about his past, and is steering clear from the kind of man he used to be. With a little help from his boys,  can Rowdy show her that people— and hearts—can change? 
Cowboys of Sunrise Ranch:  These men have hearts as big as Texas.
Blurb of Her Lone Star Cowboy, a Mule Hollow Homecoming Book, by Debra Clopton (book blurb of book being given away):
With his harrowing childhood behind him, cowboy Jess Holden made some promises to himself. He’ll remain a bachelor. Won’t ever get involved with a certain kind of woman. But then he rescues a lovely newcomer—and two scared calves—from a flash flood in the middle of Texas Hill Country. Not only is veterinarian’s assistant Gabi Newberry a reminder of his past, she’s the granddaughter of a Mule Hollow matchmaker! But as sweet, spunky Gabi tends the ailing cattle on his ranch, Jess begins to discover that some promises were made to be broken.
BeowulfBio of Ronie Kendig:

Ronie Kendig is an award-winning, bestselling author who grew up an Army brat. After twenty-plus years of marriage, she and her hunky hero husband have a full life with four children and a Maltese Menace in Northern Virginia. Author and speaker, Ronie loves engaging readers through her Rapid-Fire Fiction novels. Ronie can be found at, on Facebook (, Twitter (@roniekendig), and Goodreads ( .

Blurb for Beowulf by Ronie Kendig: 

Beowulf—a hulky, brindle-coated bullmastiff—is the only “boy” for Timbrel Hogan. And she has a history to remind her why. But when Timbrel, a handler at A Breed Apart, embarks on a mission to detect WMDs in Afghanistan, she reunites with Tony “Candyman” VanAllen and her no-other-man philosophy is challenged. While tension mounts between Timbrel and Tony, the team comes under fire after Beowulf gets a “hit.” When tragedy threatens Tony’s career and Timbrel’s courage, they must maneuver through an intricate plot and a mission like no other. . . .

BayouSweetheartCoverBio of Lenora Worth:

Lenora Worth has written over 50 books for three different publishers. Her first Love Inspired “The Wedding Quilt” won Affaire de Coeur’s Best Inspirational for 1997, and “Logan’s Child” won Romantic Time’s Best Love Inspired for 1998. Three of her books have finaled in the American Christian Fiction Writers Carol Award and her Love Inspired Suspense “Body of Evidence” made the New York Times Bestseller list in Mass Market Paperbacks. With millions of books in print, Lenora continues to write romance and suspense for several imprints. Lenora also wrote a weekly opinion column for the local newspaper and worked freelance for a local magazine. She now enjoys full-time fiction writing and going on adventures with her retired husband, Don. Married for 38 years, they have two grown children. Lenora enjoys writing, reading, baking and shopping … especially shoe shopping.

Blurb for Bayou Sweetheart by Lenora Worth:

For landscaper Callie Moreau, working in the gardens of Fleur House is a dream come true. Then she meets the owner, a mysterious millionaire with rumors following him wherever he goes. Callie finds herself drawn to Tomas Delacorte in spite of the darkness in his eyes. And Tomas can’t resist the joy that Callie brings to his days. He could be the man Callie’s always prayed for. But when Tomas’s secrets come to light, and the people she’s known all her life are threatened, Callie must decide if she can stand by the man who’s stealing her heart.



  1. would love to win.

  2. Sounds like a great tio of books this week. Thank you, Margaret!

  3. Happy New Year! All three books sound wonderful and I would be grateful to win any of them. But I would especially love to win Ronie Kendig’s book Beowulf. 🙂 Thank you so much for the chance to win.

    😀 Smiles & Blessings,
    Cindy W.

    countrybear52 AT yahoo DOT com

  4. Love the cover on your book . I would love to win this book. Thanks for the giveaway .

  5. Love all of these writers. Mule Hollow matchmakers are Always a hoot. Kendig always writes a great action story. And Lenora Worth is a great storyteller!

  6. All these books sounds great. I appreciate that Ms. Daley is starting off the New Year by continuing to introduce us to fabulous books and opportunities to win them. My first choices are Her Unexpected Cowboy and then Beowulf but I would be delighted to win any of these authors works.

  7. I would love to win! Such great books and authors!

  8. Forgot me email up there…. deiselbuffs(at)gmail(dot)com

  9. Looking forward to enjoying a great week of interviews!

    texaggs2000 at gmail dot com

  10. So good to hear that your readers like our books, Margaret. Hope to hear from more readers this week! Thanks for hosting my “Bayou Sweetheart”!

  11. Would love to win and read!

  12. Thanks for the giveaways – would love to win, read review and share with others! God bless

  13. beautiful covers. I would love to win.

  14. A fabulous selection thank you.


  15. a great selection of novels, Margaret…thanks for sharing 😉

  16. Great group of titles, Margaret! Thank you so much for hosting BEOWULF!

  17. Intriguing books

    bn100candg at hotmail dot com

  18. What a great giveaway. I would LOVE a chance to win! PLEASE pick me.

  19. I love the Love Inspired books and authors!

  20. Thanks for having me and HER UNEXPECTED COWBOY on the blog Margaret!
    Thank all of you readers for dropping by!

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