Multi-genre author Susan Whitfield writes the Logan Hunter Mystery series: Genesis Beach, Just North of Luck,Hell Swamp, Sin Creek and Sticking Point. She authored Killer Recipes, a unique cookbook, and wrote a women's fiction, Slightly Cracked. She is currently writing an historical fiction titled Sprig of Broom. Susan interviews authors and industry experts on the blog. Web site: www.susanwhitfieldonline.com
Monday, September 30, 2013
Mary L. Ball's Stone of Destiny
Mary L. Ball enjoys weaving together Inspirational Suspense
and Mystery Novels blended with romance.
She is a member of ACFW and lives in North Carolina between
the wondrous mountains and beautiful beaches. When Mary isn’t writing or babysitting her grandsons, she
enjoys supporting her husband’s ministry, fishing, hiking or reading a good
novel. I had the pleasure of meeting Mary in person a few years ago.
Welcome, Mary and congratulations on the new book!
How many books have you written?
I have three books out. Escape to Big Fork Lake, my debut
novel and Stone of Destiny –my newest released. Prism Book Group publishes
those novels. I also have a non-fiction eBook titled The Writers Handbook of
Give a short synop of your most recently published book.
Can a mysterious ring change lives?
Taylor Harrison has given up on everything but her work. The
youngest CEO of Mugful’s Beverage Company, her life is complete. That is, until
her grandmother asks her to oversee renovations at the family home and find the
First contact with what she believes is an insignificant
ring, lost for fifty years, sends her life spinning. Taylor experiences strange
dreams. Feelings surface; she doesn't understand; thoughts that should remain
Taylor’s emotional journey begins, testing a heart as cold
as the ring itself.
Is this a fairy-tale or her soul, reaching out for a life
she can only find through faith and trust in God?
How much of yourself is hidden in the characters in the
This book is totally fiction except for the faith aspect,
that part I draw from myself.
What challenges did you face while writing this book?
Some may see this novel as a bit odd for an Inspirational
read, but I wanted readers to get a sense of the spiritual power attained by
faith and prayer. It was a challenge for me to bring that knowledge out and
have the book focusing on dreams and visions.
Can you tell us your future writing goals/projects?
I’m working on a fiction novel about a man and his struggle
to find the strength to fight alcoholism.
Where can folks learn more about your books and events?