My review of The Lawyer’s Luck and The Preacher’s Promise by Piper Huguley is coming soon. In the meantime, please enjoy this excerpt of The Preacher’s Promise posted on Candace Shaw’s blog.
Hello romance readers! Today author Piper Huguley is stopping by to share an excerpt from her debut novel, The Preacher’s Promise,a historical Christian Romance. I enjoyed the excerpt and as soon as I’m done with line edits, I’m going to read the entire book!
1866: Amanda Stewart promised her dying father to use her education to uplift their race and teach newly-freed slaves. When she arrives in Milford, Georgia, blacksmith and town leader Virgil Smithson tells her female teachers aren’t welcome there. But Virgil made his own promise—he told his dying wife that their daughter would learn to read and write. In Amanda, he meets a woman whose will is as strong as the iron he fashions. These combatants must put aside their personal feelings to learn God has his own plan that comes from the promises they made to their loved ones.
On the train bench, sat the most…
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