Loving Grace by April Smith (Excerpt & #Giveaway)

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Welcome to the Loving Grace blog blitz and giveaway, hosted by JustRead Publicity Tours!

loving graceLoving Grace
By April Smith
Christian YA Contemporary Romance
Paperback & ebook, 224 Pages
March 20th 2018 by Ambassador International


Grace Summer lands herself in a melon load of trouble when she becomes torn between the boy of her dreams and the boy almost next door.

As the newly crowned Watermelon Queen, she is thrust into the spotlight, meets the dreamy Warren Hartley, and continues trying to get over an accident that rocked her world. Mix in working with Beau Baron who Grace happens to fight with just about as much as breathing and the metaphorical sparks fly.

Like most things in life, Grace must learn to take the good with the bad. While the good is the handsome and fun Warren Hartley, the bad is Beau Baron—or at least being around his annoying and rude self way more than she would like. For Beau, Grace is nothing more than aggravating and an irritating reminder from the night of the accident.

Tensions soar as Grace and Beau fight to love themselves and maybe, just maybe, each other.

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WE STAND AT THE EDGE of the field, surveying the destruction. The plants are already wilting and starting to brown around the edges. A fourth of Mr. Baron’s fields looks like this—or will begin to by tomorrow. The plants are dead too late in the season to even think about replanting them. This section was planted last, so they would have melons to sell in August.

“Are you okay, John?” Mrs. Baron asks.

He pushes the air out through his teeth, “I’m trying to think about Job and reminding myself it could be far worse.”

About the Author


April Smith grew up spending summers working on her best friend’s family watermelon farm and she was one of those watermelon queens she writes about. She has her undergraduate degree in Elementary Education and a Master’s Degree in the Art of Teaching.  

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Ambassador International is giving away:  

Grand Prize: (1) print copy of Loving Grace (US Only)  
PLUS 4 more winners will receive an ebook copy of Loving Grace (open internationally, except where prohibited by law)  

Enter via the Rafflecopter giveaway below. Giveaway will begin at midnight May 26, 2018 and last through 11:59pm June 2, 2018. Winners will be notified within a week of close of the giveaway and given 48 hours to respond or a new winner will be chosen.

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