Author Jo Huddleston

Sweet Southern Romance

Thursday, November 22, 2018

Sarah Sundin, World War II Novel


Leave a comment on THIS post through Tuesday, November 27, 2018, to be entered in the DRAWING for a copy of the book below. If you mention in your comment that you’re a follower (see right sidebar to follow), I'll add your name a second time in the drawing. U.S. mailing address required to receive a paper book. I may or may not have read books offered for giveaways. The mention and giveaway of books on my blog do not in any way indicate any manner of my endorsement of said books. Read book giveaway details at Disclaimers. To help provide you security, please leave your email address like this: johnATyahooDOTcom. Winner announced in next Thursday's blog post.


Sarah Sundin
Sarah Sundin is the author of the Waves of Freedom, Wings of the Nightingale, and Wings of Glory series. Her novels have received starred reviews from Booklist and Library Journal, and her popular Through Waters Deep was a Carol Award finalist and named to Booklist’s “101 Best Romance Novels of the Last 10 Years.” A graduate of UC San Francisco School of Pharmacy, she works on-call as a hospital pharmacist. Sarah lives in California. Visit her website for more information.

From the book’s back cover:
In 1944, American naval officer Lt. Wyatt Paxton arrives in London to prepare for the Allied Invasion of France. He works closely with Dorothy Fairfax, a “Wren” in the Women’s Royal Naval Service, who pieces together reconnaissance photographs with holiday snapshots of France—including those of her family’s summer home—in order to create accurate maps of Normandy. Maps that Wyatt turns into naval bombardment plans for D-day.

As the two spend concentrated time together in the pressure cooker of war, their deepening friendship threatens to turn into something more. But both of them have too much to lose to give in to love…

I’m offering a paperback copy of The Sea Before Us to one commenter to this blog post.

Commenters, to enter the book drawing please leave your comment on this post through November 27, 2018, and remember to leave your email address so I can contact you if you’re the winner.

The winner of last Thursday’s blog post for a copy of Through the Autumn Air by Kelly Irvin is Shelia. I’ll email you. Thanks all for commenting. Watch for more book giveaways.

Till next time … keep on smiling. 

NEW RELEASE! Mary Ann’s Miracle, Book #3 of the California Bound series. This sweet romance novella is set in the 1950s and is out in eBook.  Available at 

From the back cover: When Mary Ann Williams was a teenager, her daddy fell from the lofty pedestal on which she had placed him. It will take a miracle to restore her trust in him and all men…

You can read more about the book here and you can read the first chapter here.


  1. The Sea Before Us sounds like a book not to miss. Thank you for sharing and this wonderful opportunity. mauback55 at gmail dot com

  2. Sounds so good! Would love to get this. sonja dot nishimoto at gmail dot com

  3. Oh I would love to read this. I have read about one of the other brothers "When Tides Turn" and I fell in love. Her writing makes me feel like I am right there a part of the story. Happy Thanksgiving. quilting dash lady at comcast dot net

  4. I enjoy Sarah Sundin's books! Thank you for the opportunity to win a copy!

    Happy and Blessed Thanksgiving!

  5. Wishing you a blessed Thanksgiving! Thanks for the giveaway. This is on my TBR list.
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  6. Sounds like a great read. Would love to win this. Hope I win. Happy Thanksgiving.
    My email is: donDOTstewartATzoominternetDOTnet

  7. Sarah's book are always great.I'm a follower. Shelia sheliarha64(at) yahoo(dot) com

  8. The Sea Before Us sounds sooo good! I LOVE historical Christian fiction. thank you so much for the chance to win a copy of this book!! ~Alison Boss


    Jo- I am also a follower :)