Rachel E. Rittenhouse, author

Posts made in July, 2014

Behind the Scenes: About the Woodsmall Sisters

Posted by on Jul 29, 2014 in Blog | 0 comments

Two weeks ago at my author event, I was asked several questions about my series “The Diaries of the Woodsmall Sisters.” Incase more of you might be interested in hearing them, I decided to post some of them for you here!   Why did you decide to write a book set in the 1850s?  The reason behind both of those questions is because of the books that I have read in the past! I have read the entire Little House on the Prairie series, American Girl, and Love Comes Softly. I enjoy...

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Author Event & Book Signings

Posted by on Jul 20, 2014 in Blog | 0 comments

Author Event & Book Signings

With Finding Faith only being published for only 3 months so far, I have had 2 wonderful opportunities to display my book and share my story. Earlier in June, I had a table at the SEARCH (South-Eastern Area Christian Homeschoolers conference) fair. It was a wonderful opportunity because I got to meet a lot of new readers and also provide inspiration to young people who were interested in writing as well! I was blessed to be able to have my sister there with me the whole time. By the end of the...

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July’s Character Sketch ~ Kirsten Cradle

Posted by on Jul 15, 2014 in Blog | 0 comments

*Kirsten Cradle is the youngest daughter of Levi and Maria Cradle. Kirsten enjoys spending time with her family, especially her cousin Carolyn. Kirsten and Carolyn have a bond as close as sisters and they can be found doing pretty much anything together. As the only daughter, Kirsten assists her mother with the housework, but loves to sew most of all.   Fun Facts about Kirsten: Hobbies ~ sewing, quilting Lifelong dream ~ to run an orphanage Birthplace ~ Sweden Most exciting trip ~ journey...

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Survey Time!

Posted by on Jul 13, 2014 in Blog | 0 comments

It has been almost 4 months since Finding Faith was first published. Wow! As a result, I put together a short, 5 question survey. I would be really appreciative if you could spare 2 minutes of your time to answer the following questions. All you need to do is follow the link below. Thank you! Also stay tuned for another character sketch coming this week!  ...

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Author Event & Book Signing

Posted by on Jul 8, 2014 in Blog | 0 comments

Author Event & Book Signing

This Thursday night, I will be having a author event and book signing at the Indian Valley Public Library in Telford, PA. The event will be held from 6pm-8pm. Throughout the whole evening, you will have the chance to enter a drawing to win a free, signed copy of Finding Faith! The winner be announced at 7:30pm so you want to make sure you are there for that! Around 6:30pm, I will begin my presentation of my journey to becoming a published author. The time following that will be a Q&A time...

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