Award-winning and Amazon bestselling author Sandra Merville Hart is Assistant Editor for DevoKids.com where she contributes many historical articles for Adventures in History, Holiday Traditions, and God’s World. She has also served as Assistant Editor on The Barn Door Book Loft blog, http://www.barndoorbookloft.net.
She was a column writer for “History in the Making” at the popular and growing site, http://www.AlmostanAuthor.com, a site on The 100 Best Websites for Writers 2018.
Sandra has written for several publications and blogs including: The Secret Place, Harpstring, Splickety Magazine, Pockets Magazine, Common Ground, Afictionado, DevoKids.com, and ChristianDevotions.us. A finalist in the 2011 Hamilton Writers Guild Fiction Contest, she co-leads a Word Weavers online critique group. She is a member of American Christian Fiction Writers , ACFW Ohio, ACFW Ohio Valley, and Queen City Writers Club.
Sandra loves to find unusual facts in her historical research to use in her stories. She travels to her book’s location whenever possible. Visiting local museums, shops, and restaurants greatly add to her understanding, enriching her stories. She drags her husband along on her adventures. Thankfully, he also enjoys these fact-finding missions!
Books Sandra has contributed to: Faith & Finances: In God We Trust, Lighthouse Publishing of the Carolinas, 2010
Jesus Encounters, a Jim Bell/Bethany House book, 2015
Spoken Moments, Grace Publishing, 2015
Stupid Moments, Grace Publishing, 2016
In addition to her blog, Historical Nibbles, you can find Sandra at:
Contributing column writer for Almost an Author – History in the Making
Sandra’s Goodreads page
Her third Civil War romance, A Musket in My Hands , follows two sisters as they disguise themselves as soldiers and join the men they love in the Confederate army—just in time for the war to grow progressively difficult for Southern soldiers. Tough marches lead them to the Battle of Franklin. How can anyone survive?
2019 Serious Writers Book of the Year
Her second novel in this series, A Rebel in My House, 2018 Illumination Silver Award and 2nd place 2018 Faith Hope & Love Readers Choice Finalist, is a Civil War romance set in Gettysburg at the time of the historic Pennsylvania battle.
Also available in Audiobook!
Her debut book, A Stranger On My Land, IRCA Finalist 2015 and Christian Small Publishing Book of the Year 2016 Finalist, is the first book in a Civil War Romance series published by Lighthouse Publishing of the Carolinas. It’s also available in Audiobook!