Arkansas Author: Shannon Taylor Vannatter
Location: Heber Springs, AR
Occupation: Writer/pastor’s wife/stay-at-home mom
Title of Books: White Roses, White Doves, White Pearls
Publisher: Heartsong Presents, division of Barbour Publishing
Target audience: Women
Tell us about your books, what are they about?
The series is inspirational romance set in Romance and Rose Bud, Ark. White Roses, currently in stores, is about a pastor whose wife died two years ago and the florist who filled his floral orders for his wife.
Where is the book available to purchase?
The Bible House in Searcy, privately owned Christian book stores, Amazon, and heartsongpresents.com
What inspires you to write? Readers. I started writing because I couldn’t find clean romances anymore, until I stumbled upon the inspirational market. I write the kind of books I like to read.
Any other thoughts or information you want to share?
Heartsong Presents has a book club of 10,000 members. Members pay $12.97 a month and receive four new books monthly. Six months after releasing to the book club, the books hit stores. White Doves will be in stores in April and White Pearls in July. Once all three books release the book club and stores, approximately 6 months later, the series is combined into one book and releases to major chains: Hastings, Books A Million, Walmart, etc.
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