Authors Colleen Coble, Denise Hunter to visit locally

Apr. 17—MIDDLEBURY — Authors Colleen Coble and Denise Hunter will be in Shipshewana and Middlebury May 7.

From 1 to 3 p.m., the authors will visit Glow Bookstore, 1055 S. Van Buren St., Suite A, Shipshewana.

At 6:30 p.m., they will be at Middlebury Public Library, 101 Winslow St., at 6:30 to chat about books, friendship, the publishing world and anything else people want to talk about.


Coble is a best-selling romantic suspense author. She is the author of more than 80 books including her most recents "Fragile Designs," "Break of Day," "Dark of Night" and "Edge of Dusk."

Her novels have won or finaled in awards ranging from the Best Books of Indiana, the ACFW Carol Award, the Romance Writers of America RITA, the Holt Medallion, the Daphne du Maurier, National Readers' Choice, and the Booksellers Best.

She has more than 5 million books in print, and her books have been on the USA Today bestseller list, the ECPA, CBA, Publishers Weekly, and Amazon bestseller lists.

Coble is CEO of American Christian Fiction Writers. She lives with her husband Dave in Indiana.

Visit her website at


Hunter is the internationally published, bestselling author of more than 40 novels, three of which have been made into Hallmark movies. She is about to release "Before We Were Us." A few of her other books include "Love, Unscripted," "A Novel Proposal," the "Riverbend" series and "Bookshop by the Sea."

Her website states, "She writes heartwarming, small-town love stories, peopled with layered characters who struggle with real-life issues.

"In 1996, inspired by the death of her grandfather, Denise began her first book, writing while her children napped. Two years later it was published, and she's been writing ever since."

Hunter lives in Indiana with her husband, and they are currently enjoying an empty nest.