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Litfuse Tour: You Don’t Know Me by Susan May Warren

on October 9, 2012

About the Book:

A Deep Haven Novel

Sometimes the secrets we keep to protect ourselves can be our undoing.

To all who know her, Annalise Decker is a model wife and mother. She’s a permanent member of the PTA, never misses a sporting event, and is constantly campaigning for her husband’s mayoral race.

No one knows that Annalise was once Deidre O’Reilly, a troubled young woman whose testimony put a dangerous criminal behind bars. Relocated through the Witness Security Program to the quaint harbor town of Deep Haven, Deidre received a new identity and a fresh start, which began when she fell in love with local real estate agent Nathan Decker.

Twenty years later, Annalise couldn’t be more unprepared for her past to catch up with her. When Agent Frank Harrison arrives with news that the man she testified against is out on parole and out for revenge, Annalise is forced to face the consequences of her secrets. Will she run again, or will she finally find the courage to trust those she loves most with both her past and her future?

You can find the link to buy the book here.

About the Author:

Susan May Warren is the RITA award-winning novelist of over thirty novels. A five-time Christy award finalist, a two-time RITA Finalist, she’s also a multi-winner of the Inspirational Readers Choice award, and the ACFW Carol Award.

A seasoned women’s events speaker, she’s a popular writing teacher at conferences around the nation and the author of the beginning writer’s workbook: From the Inside-Out: discover, create and publish the novel in you!.

Find out more about Susan May at http://www.susanmaywarren.com/.

Win a $200 Weekend Getaway from @SusanMayWarren! RSVP for Facebook Author Chat Party on Oct. 23rd!

Welcome to the campaign launch for Susan May Warren’s latest offering in her beloved Deep Haven series, You Don’t Know Me. Susan is celebrating with a $200 Weekend Getaway Giveaway and hosting a fun video Author Chat Party!


One fortunate winner will receive:

  • A $200 Visa Gift Card (Use that to catch up with a loved one and “Get to Know” your spouse, friend, sister, mom…whomever!)
  • The entire set of Deep Haven Books

Enter today by clicking one of the icons below. But hurry, the giveaway ends on October 22nd. Winner will be announced at the ”You Don’t Know Me” Author Chat Facebook Party on 10/23. Connect with Susan for an evening of book chat, Deep Haven trivia, and a live video chat! There will also be info about Susan’s BookShout read-along and a chance to win gift certificates, books, and other fun prizes!

So grab your copy of You Don’t Know Me and join Susan on the evening of the October 23rd for a chance to connect and make some new friends. (If you haven’t read the books – don’t let that stop you from coming!)

Don’t miss a moment of the fun, RSVP today. Tell your friends via FACEBOOK or TWITTER and increase your chances of winning. Hope to see you on the 23rd!

My Opinion:

If you read my review of other Susan MaeyWarren books, like Book #5 in the Deep Haven Series, The Shadow of Your Smile, and others (you can search my blog for other Susan May Warren books I’ve reviewed) you’ll know that I enjoy her books.  This book was no different although it illicited some different feelings – it isn’t your typical lovey dovey, married life is grand, motherhood is joyful platitudes but real life.  Even if your husband isn’t running for mayor, and your not in the witness protection – we can see ourselves in the life of the Deckers, trying to appear perfect to everyone else but quietly falling apart on the inside.

As Annalise comes face to face with her past, the fear of losing her family or staying behind and ….. you’ll have to read the book looms over her as she struggles with her faith and doing what she thinks is best for everyone.  A family torn apart by bad decisions, another family formed and risk being ripped asunder and ultimately healing come together in this book on a journey of Faith in the Lord, discovery of self, redemption and healing.  So if you’ve read other Deep Haven books grab this one and if you never have read a Deep Haven book well, don’t fear, you don’t have to read the others before it but after reading this one you’ll want to!

 

**Disclaimer:  I was provided an e-copy of this book from Litfuse Publicity in exchange for my honest opinion, no other compensation was given.

 

Read what other bloggers are saying at the Litfuse Tour landing page.

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