Five On Friday: Newly Announced Inspirational Book Deals

There are so many new book deals being made in the inspirational market that we’ve decided to devote a new special column to them. Here are five of this week's most inspiring inspirational book deals — just after they’ve been announced! 

The main character in Gina Holmes upcoming novel Rainbow Rise must learn to live again once she decides to leave her abusive marriage. She finds the strength to overcome her hardships with the help of two women who live lives of service. 

David Gregory is publishing the sequel to his popular novel Dinner With a Perfect Stranger. In his follow up, A Drive With a Perfect Stranger, a young man on a road trip picks up a hitchhiker who claims he is Jesus. 

Everyone knows dog spelled backwards is God. So what would happen if a canine could talk with The Almighty? Find out in Jim Kraus’ upcoming The Dog Who Talked With God. In the novel, a feisty old woman looking for companionship starts to talk with her new dog. And surprise, surprise her pet talks back. What does he say? Why, he explains his occasional conversations with God, of course. 

In Dana Mentink's next series release, The Treasure Seekers, an art historian thinks that she has found a priceless work of art that will help advance her career and also revive her father's reputation. But first she has to convince the detective investigating her that she is telling the truth. 

And for a historical read, get ready for Ruth Morren's A Place to Call Home which takes place in the late 19th century. The story features a widow who returns to her home on Maine’s coast after traveling the world. It is here that she finally finds love. 

And here’s a Friday Freebie: 

Chinese dissident Liao Yiwu’s translated non fiction work God is Red: The Secret Story of How Christianity Survived and Flourished in Communist China will be released later this year. 

For more soon-to-be-published books you can visit our Upcoming Releases page and be sure to check out our Forewords column every Monday for the week’s newest book deals across all the genres!