Bookish News

Cara book news 0 Comments

Today, I wanted to update you on some fun bookish news. First! Beyond Justice is on ebook sale for $1.99 this week!! Just click here to get a link to your favorite ebook retailer. If you haven’t read Beyond Justice yet, this is the perfect time to nab it and inhale it before Imperfect Justice releases December 5th. Love Christian fiction? …

Happy Thanksgiving

Cara faith thoughts 0 Comments

The holidays can be really hard for some. This week my mother-in-law lost her brother and a friend. That is casting a shadow over Thanksgiving. This has been a good, yet very challenging year for me. So thankfulness is more days a choice than a feeling. Finding it hard to feel #thankful this year? @cara_putman shares some perspective shifting verses. …

Evolution of a Cover

Cara book news 0 Comments

Imperfect Justice, book 2 in the Hidden Justice series releases in a few weeks, so I thought I’d show you the evolution of the cover. This book is part of a series that is focused on a group of women who become lifetime friends while in a study group in law school. Their friendship has continued….

Hope, Where Aren’t Thou?

Cara faith thoughts 9 Comments

God promises that when we place our hope in Him, we will not be disappointed (Isaiah 49:23). He promises that His eyes are on those who fear Him and hope in His unfailing love. (Psalm 33:18). David also asks in that Psalm “May Your unfailing love rest upon us, O Lord, even as we put our hope in You.” (Psalm 33:22). There’s an action there. I have to place my hope in the Lord. How can I do that when I don’t feel hope? Is this a fake it till you make it scenario? Or is there something deeper? These are the kinds of questions I’m wrestling with right now. 

Fiction Friday: Canteen Dreams is Free

Cara Fiction Friday 0 Comments

Every book baby is exciting for an author but there’s something special about that first one. The one that first made it’s way into the world and proved I had a story worth telling. And it’s appropriate I’m telling you about my first on Veteran’s Day. Canteen Dreams was my first. It one the Carol Award for Short Historical, which …

Fiction Friday: Vanishing Point & Blind Spot

Cara Fiction Friday 0 Comments

Yesterday I turned in Delayed Justice, the third book in the Hidden Justice series, at about two in the morning. Technically, it was still deadline day…sort of. Writing is one of those love/hate relationships. I like how Jaime’s story turned out, yet at the same time, I’m sure there will be plenty to fix in edits. The good news is that the bones are there and the spiritual thread works…I think. This is why I have editors…to let me know what really works.

It’s Deadline Time: Deadly Justice

Cara book news 1 Comment

Right now I’m racing to deadline on book three in the Hidden Justice series. The book is due on November 1st. I’ll make the deadline, but it may be at 11:59 p.m. I have a way of pushing these to the last moment, and then sneaking in under the deadline. So I thought I’d give you some background on what …

Fiction Friday & Giveaway

Cara Fiction Friday 3 Comments

It’s Fiction Friday and my book is due on Wednesday, so today I wanted to share a quick three books I’ve read and enjoyed recently. Also at the end you’ll find a giveaway for Beyond Justice, just in case you haven’t read it yet. Also, if you haven’t read the prequeal, Dying for Love, all you have to do is …