It was so much fun chatting with Brooke Walker about By the Stars in an author interview I did on Studio 5 during By the Stars’ release week. Watch the segment by clicking on the image below.
The week of By the Stars release was an eventful one! I had a book signing at Barnes & Noble, a radio interview with 97.1 zht’s morning show, a singing at the Riverton Library, did a couple book giveaways on my social media accounts, and had an author interview on KSL’s Studio 5. Here are some photos from the week!
Look what just came – my hardcopies! This is getting real!
Yesterday I found out that By the Stars will be carried at Deseret Book! Also, I have been invited to do a book signing at Deseret Book on April 2nd. I will post the time and location when those details are squared away, but had to share the good news! 🙂
Yesterday marked one month until the official release date of By the Stars. I can’t believe it’s almost here!
I have a couple of book launch parties/book signings scheduled the week of the release and would love to see you there! Anyone and everyone’s welcome to come! Details below 😀.
Barnes & Noble, Fort Union location
Saturday, March 12th
2:00 PM – 5:00 PM
Come celebrate the launch of By the Stars with Lindsay at this open house book launch party and book-signing event. Participate in a raffle for a Barnes and Noble gift card! Light refreshments will be served. Copies of By the Stars will be available for purchase or bring your preordered copy to be signed.
7119 South 1300 East St, Midvale, Utah
Riverton Public Library
Tuesday, March 15th
6:30 PM – 8:30 PM
Held in the library auditorium. Come celebrate the launch of By the Stars with Lindsay at this community open house book launch party and book-signing event. Participate in a raffle for an Amazon gift card! Light refreshments will be served. Copies of By the Stars will be available for purchase or bring your preordered copy to be signed.
12877 South 1830 West, Riverton, Utah
I got an email yesterday from Amazon saying my Amazon author page url is now live! Kind of fun :).
While I’m at it with all these links, I would love to connect with you on social media. Find me on Facebook here, Instagram @author_lindsayferguson and Twitter @lb_ferguson.
Whew, that was a lot of links! If I’m lucky maybe I’ll have a few more to add up here by the time the book is released ;).
My publisher and I are in the process of setting up a blog tour for By the Stars! I can’t wait for all of these fabulous book bloggers to read By the Stars and am excited to hear what they have to say about it.
If you are a book review blogger and are interested in participating in the blog tour, click on the blog tour banner below to see available dates and either comment on the blog tour page to contact my publisher or send me a message to get on the schedule. The dates are filling up quickly so if the blog tour appears full don’t let that stop you from contacting us – we can always add additional dates onto the tour or double-book dates. Thanks!
By the Stars went to press yesterday. Soon I will have an actual hard copy in my hands – eeek! It was quite the process going through the edits and revisions but I’m so relieved it’s complete and excited to see the end result!
I was lucky enough to get some awesome early reviewers of the book and was thrilled with what they had to say. Here is a snapshot of inside front page of the book with the quotes they provided.
Not much longer to go until the release date. March 8th come quick! 🙂
By the Stars
Lindsay B. Ferguson
Deep in the alcoves of 93-year-old Cal Morgan’s mind is an unexpected and intriguing past. Recollections of growing up a farm boy during the Great Depression, learning to foxtrot in the largest ballroom in America, and serving as an infantry soldier in World War II are fragments of his memories. But perhaps above all, a once-in-a-lifetime love story is seared in his soul, reminding us that some things in life are meant to be.
When Cal finally gets a chance with Kate, the girl he’s loved since grade school, their easy friendship quickly blossoms into a meaningful romance. Spirited and independent, Kate keeps a guarded heart due to a painful past, and Cal wants nothing more than to gain her trust. But World War II soon cuts their time far too short, and Cal prepares to part from her – possibly for good. After he’s gone, what Kate does next changes everything.
In the suffocating jungles of the Philippines Cal encounters the chilling life of a soldier and deadly battles of war. With Kate’s memory willing him on, Cal must put his trust in God to survive if he hopes to ever return to her. Inspired by a true story, By the Stars is a romance that stands the test of time and the most intense obstacles.