Blog tour: ‘Scripture Princesses’

Blog tour: ‘Scripture Princesses’

Rebecca J. Greenwood and Cedar Fort Publishing & Media are pleased to announce the “Scripture Princesses” blog tour, which will run from August 14-28, 2015.

If you’re interested in participating in this blog tour, please email us or leave a comment below.

About the book:

As a daughter of God, she is royalty. This beautifully illustrated book features all your little princess’s favorite scripture heroines. Each chapter tells the story of a different scripture princess, from Rachel and Leah to Abish and the Lamanite Queen, and even Emma Smith. With women your little girl can look up to, this book makes a perfect present for baptisms, birthdays, or any occasion.

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About the author:

Rebecca J. Greenwood studied visual art with a music minor at Brigham Young University. She is a multimedia artist, illustrator, comic creator, and designer with a love of stories. She has worked in publishing for the last six years. Rebecca lives in Utah with her husband, where she listens to audiobooks, cooks experimentally, has an interest in alternative health, and constantly has a new project in mind. Visit rebeccajgreenwood.com to experience more of her art and projects.

“Scripture Princesses” blog tour schedule:

August 14: Reidhead Random-ness
August 15:
August 16: The Hand That Rocks the Cradle – with a Tiara printable!
August 17:
August 18:
August 19: Latter-Day Chatter – win a copy of the book!
August 20: Rachael’s Booknook – with a FREE coloring page!
August 21: Little Red Reads – win a copy of the book!
August 22: Novel-ties – with a Q&A!
August 23: Wishful Endings – with a FREE coloring page!
August 24: Chicken Scratch ‘n Sniff: Who’s Your Scripture Hero? – with a FREE Coloring Page!
August 25: Inklings & Notions
August 26: The Power of One Girl
August 27: Readalot – with a FREE Coloring Page! • Jorie Loves a Story – Review and a Q&A!
August 28: Mel’s Shelves – with a FREE Coloring Page!

Blog tour: ‘1, 2, 3 with Nephi and Me’

Blog tour: ‘1, 2, 3 with Nephi and Me’

Heidi Doxey, Emily Konopasek and Cedar Fort Publishing & Media are pleased to announce the “1, 2, 3 with Nephi and Me” blog tour, which will run from August 6-20, 2015.

If you’re interested in participating in this blog tour, please email us or leave a comment below.

About the book:

Cuddle up with your kids and count your way through the Book of Mormon! This colorful board book is perfectly sized for little fingers and is a fun way to introduce numbers and scripture stories at the same time. With rhyming text and cute illustrations, it’s sure to become a family favorite that your kids will want to read over and over again!

1-2-3 Nephi blog tour

About the author:

Heidi Jo Doxey has been reading Jane Austen’s novels over and over and over again since middle school—long before she ever dreamed of writing a book herself.

She lives in Utah, where she works in publishing, but she still calls the San Francisco Bay Area home. When she’s not writing or reading, she enjoys hiking, riding her bike, playing volleyball, traveling, watching movies, and spending time with family and friends. Visit her online at girlwithalltheanswers.blogspot.com.

About the illustrator:

Emily Konopasek is an animation student at Brigham Young University. Other than drawing, she loves snowboarding, listening to EDM, making delicious food, and being Swedish.

“1, 2, 3 with Nephi and Me” blog tour schedule:

August 6: Reidhead Random-ness
August 7: Inklings and Notions
August 8:
August 9:
August 10: Little Red Reads
August 11:
August 12:
August 13: The Hand That Rocks the Cradle
August 14:
August 15:
August 16: Wishful Endings
August 17:
August 18:
August 19: Readalot
August 20:

November LDS nonfiction: 2015 Church curriculum theme is the name of the game

November LDS nonfiction: 2015 Church curriculum theme is the name of the game

November Radiant releasesThanksgiving and Christmas are the next big events this holiday season, but don’t forget that the Church’s new curriculum for 2015 starts soon, too. With that in mind, take a gander at our November LDS nonfiction titles, each of which fits nicely with the new year’s topics of study.

Each of the following titles will be released on Nov. 11 and will be available in bookstores and from online retailers.

From-Saul-to-Paul_9781462114689From Saul to Paul: The Road to Apostleship
by William Victor Blacoe

Walk with the Apostle Paul from his early childhood to old age. William Victor Blacoe unfolds the life and legacy of one who went from foe to fellow Saint of the Christian faith. This book guides you through Paul’s masterful Gospel and scriptural understanding, as well as enhances your understanding of the New Testament epistles of Paul and the Acts of the Apostles.

Walking with the Women of the New TestamentWalking-with-the-Women-of-the-NT_9781462114214
by Heather Farrell

With questions about women’s roles in the Priesthood, studying the New Testament proves a useful tool. The New Testament contains accounts of over 50 women and their interactions with Christ and the early Church. With beautiful artwork, charts, historical information, and study tools, this book delves into the lives of these faithful women and shows God’s great love for them and their great role in His plan.

Miracles-of-the-NT_9781462114641Miracles of the New Testament
by Alonzo Gaskill

From loaves and fishes to raising Lazarus from the dead, Jesus Christ performed countless miracles during His mortal life. Whether you are a student or teacher of the gospel, you’ll enjoy Alonzo Gaskill’s compilation of the history and symbolism behind each miracle. With deeper understanding of the New Testament, you’ll find a more profound testimony of the Savior’s role in your life.

Harmony of the Gospels with the Artwork of Carl BlochHarmony-of-the-Gospels_9781462115082
by Ron Gibbs

A master of Christian paintings, Carl Bloch, is the undoubted favorite among Latter-day Saints. This full-color book displays the best of Bloch’s work, complemented by the stories of the Savior’s life in chronological order. It compiles the four Gospels of Matthew, Mark, Luke, and John, as well as the Joseph Smith Translation, to present a single narrative. Bring the New Testament to life with Harmony of the Gospels, the perfect gift or family treasure.

Tiny-Talks-2015_9781462115112Tiny Talks, Vol. 15
by Heidi Doxey, illus. by Corey Egbert

Take the pain out of preparing for your child’s next talk. With a focus on the 2015 Primary theme, Tiny Talks has got you covered. On each page you’ll find a gospel story, a corresponding scripture verse, and a list of visual aids, making this the perfect resource for talks, sharing time lessons, or family home evenings all year long!

I Know My Savior Lives:
A Year of Prepared Family Night Lessons
and Activities to Strengthen Your Home
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by Kimiko Christensen Hammari

Make Mondays the best night of the week! With a full year of easy family nights that correlate directly with the 2015 Primary theme, this book is the perfect solution for busy families everywhere. For each week you’ll find a complete lesson written for you, plus songs, scriptures, ideas for treats, and activity options for younger and older children.

Ready-Resource-for-RR-2015-9781462114481The Ready Resource for Relief Society
Teachings of the Presidents of the Church: Ezra Taft Benson

by Trina Boice

Preparing for Relief Society has never been easier with this invaluable book. For each week, you’ll find a lesson summary, quotes from General Authorities, hymns that match the topic, and a beautiful handout you can copy for each sister. With all the prep work done, you can focus on personalizing your lessons to fit the needs of your dear sisters.

Blog tour: ‘Scripture Puzzlers’

Blog tour: ‘Scripture Puzzlers’

MaryAlice Wallis, Charlotte Lindstrom and Cedar Fort Publishing & Media are pleased to announce the “Scripture Puzzlers” blog tour, which will run from January 13-27, 2015.

If you’re interested in participating in this blog tour, please email us or leave a comment below.

About the book:

Master the scriptures and have fun doing it! Find hidden messages, work through puzzles, and unscramble clues as you learn the essential truths found in scripture mastery passages. Perfect for seminary, Sunday School, family night, personal scripture study, or missionary preparation, this book of puzzles is anything but trivial!

Scripture Puzzlers blog tour

About the author:

MaryAlice Wallis is the co-author of the award winning LDS Puzzle Pals and LDS Puzzle Pals- Prophets and Apostles. She graduated from Western Washington University with a degree in Speech Pathology and Audiology. She is a longtime member of the Golden Quill Writers Group and past member and presenter at American Night Writers Association, Northwest Chapter. She freelance writes children’s literature and Young Adult fiction and is currently writing a homeschooling resource book. MaryAlice and her husband David homeschooled their four children and are experiencing life as half-empty nesters. Their family loves traveling to the beach from their home in the Pacific Northwest.

Charolette Lindstrom is the co-author of two other puzzle books; LDS Puzzle Pals and LDS Puzzle Pals- Prophets and Apostles (under the name C G Lindstrom). She has written many puzzles for The Friend magazine and has stories published in The Friend, The New Era and Cricket magazines. She is an original member of the Golden Quill Writers Group in Southwest Washington. She is also a member of the American Night Writers Association (ANWA). A graduate of Utah State University, she currently teaches 2nd grad in Longview, Washington.

“Scripture Puzzlers” blog tour schedule:

January 13: My Book a Day
January 14: Min Reads and Reviews
January 15: Chicken Scratch
January 16: The Perfect Beginnings
January 17:
January 18:
January 19: I Am a Reader
January 20: Mel’s Shelves
January 21: Readalot
January 22: Reidhead Randomness
January 23: I Love to Read and Review Books
January 24:
January 25: Wishful Endings
January 26: Inklings and Notions
January 27: A Casual Reader’s Blog • The Author’s Hideaway

September LDS nonfiction releases include near death experiences, an updated scripture study aid, and a pair of Christmas titles

September LDS nonfiction releases include near death experiences, an updated scripture study aid, and a pair of Christmas titles

September Radiant releasesChristmas is still awhile away, but it’ll be here before we know it. With that in mind, several of our September LDS nonfiction releases are ideal for the holiday season, whether as gifts to loved ones, or gifts to yourself.

Jenny's-Christmas-Gift_2x3Jenny’s Christmas Gift: A True Story” by John Pontius

Jenny is thrown out of her home on Christmas Eve with no money and no coat. Read the true story about the Pontius family helping Jenny to experience the best Christmas of her life through acceptance, love, and giving. Welcome the spirit of Christmas into your heart as the Pontius family welcomed Jenny into their home.

Born to the Virgin Mary” by David J. RidgesBorn-to-the-Virgin-Mary_2x3_web

Delve deeper into the events surrounding the birth of the Savior. Bestselling author David J. Ridges draws on scripture to tell of the Savior’s birth, early life, and visit from the wise men. Share this booklet with your family or give it to your friends and neighbors this Christmas season and learn what life might have been like for young Jesus and His family.

NT-Deluxe-Box-Lid-Top_2x3The New Testament Made Easier
Family Deluxe Set
by David J. Ridges

A beloved classic comes to life with this beautiful family deluxe edition of the bestselling books by David J. Ridges. Featuring full-color illustrations and colored text to easily distinguish between scripture and commentary, this new set makes a thoughtful and timeless gift for family, friends, and teachers. Full of priceless doctrinal insights, these gorgeous volumes are sure to become treasured family keepsakes.

Visions-from-beyond-the-Veil_2x3Visions from Beyond the Veil” by Lee Nelson

For those who believe, it’s no secret that this life is not the end. Learn for yourself what awaits us all in these inspiring true accounts from Latter-day Saints who have been shown a glimpse through the thin veil between this life and the life thereafter. Sure to uplift any reader, this beloved book, compiled from the previous Beyond the Veil series, is a must-read—a true testament to the eternal nature of God’s plan.