Big News and Giveaway with Jocelyn Green

Posted by on May 14, 2019 in Blog | 34 comments

Guess what!

I’ve started a You Tube channel!

And of course it’s about books. : ) I so hope you’ll enjoy…


The Book Club Life with Jenny Snow


Where we talk a lot about books, a little about life, and enjoy awesome author interviews. : )


Want to check it out? (After you do, be sure to scroll down to the bottom of this blog to enter the giveaway.) Here are the first two episodes:



The Book Club Life: Episode 001

Not terrible for a first episode, right?



The Book Club Life: Episode 002

Jocelyn was such a fun guest! I feel inspired! And hungry. : ) One of these days I’ll try a slice of rhubarb pie! 🙂



To celebrate the start of the show and to thank Jocelyn for being SO sweet in agreeing to participate in my first interview, I’m giving away two of her books! If you are a winner, I’ll send you a copy of her latest novel, Between Two Shores. If you’ve already read it, you can choose any of Jocelyn’s books that were mentioned on the show, and I’ll send you that instead.



  1. Subscribe to my Newsletter at . (Even if you don’t win, I’ll send you a FREE PDF of my short story, Sweet Sentiments, just for subscribing.) Of course, if you are already subscribed to my newsletter, then you are already entered into the drawing!


  1. Leave a comment on this blog post letting me know which of Jocelyn’s books you want to read most, OR answer any of the questions I asked Jocelyn in the interview. I can’t wait to see your answers!


Make sure you subscribe AND leave a comment if you want two entries into the drawing! The contest begins now and ends Saturday, May 18, 2019 at 10:00 pm Central Time. (***Restrictions/Giveaway Rules posted below)



I hope you enjoyed the show! If you did, would you consider tapping the subscribe button on my You Tube channel and clicking the bell to receive notifications of new episodes? Once I have 100 subscribers, You Tube will unlock more options for me to use on my channel and more people will be able to find it. If you’re interested, here is the link. (It should look similar to these two pictures.)

How to subscribe to You Tube pic 1


How to subscribe to my You Tube channel part 2



Thank you!!!



***Giveaway Rules: Must be 18 to enter. Only two randomly selected winners will be chosen. Each winner will receive one book by Jocelyn Green. Once contacted, winners will have 48 hours to respond with an address. Any winner who doesn’t respond within 48 hours will be disqualified from winning and a new winner will be chosen. Contest only open to residents in the contiguous United States who subscribe to Jenny’s newsletter or have commented on this blog post.


UPDATE: Congrats to our winners, Christy B. and Mary H.! Your books are on the way!


  1. Awesome, Jenny! I met Jocelyn at last year’s Cedar Falls Christian Writers Workshop here in Iowa. She was our keynote speaker, and just a delight. This is such fun.

    • Oh, how neat! I’d love the chance to hear her teach all her writing secrets! : ) Maybe one day… Thanks for chiming in, Joy! I hope I get to meet you in person one day, too!

  2. I am looking forward to watching more episodes! I love a GREAT book!

    • Yaaay! <3 Thank you!! These books are great for sure!

    • Christy, you are a winner! Woohoo!! I’ll contact you today to get your address. I’m so glad you won!! : )

  3. I loved this! You did a great job Jenny. I would love to read Between two Shores. I love anything Historical Fiction. Thanks for sharing.

    • Wonderful! Thank you, Shari!

  4. Woohoo! So excited for you, Jenny! I believe I’m already subscribed to your blog—so the book I’m most excited about reading is Between Two Shores! Thank you for sharing with us!

    • Thank you, Jessie! <3 It IS exciting! And yes, you are subscribed, so this will be your second entry!

  5. I would really love to read her award winning The Mark of the King. I think it would be very interesting, as I grew up in the New Orleans area.

    • You can’t go wrong with any of Jocelyn’s books, but The Mark of the King is definitely one of my faves of hers. SO GOOD!!

  6. Love both of these episodes! I would enjoy reading any of the books you mentioned! They sound great! Jenny you look beautiful and doing an awesome job with these! 💞

    • Thank you, Kayla!!! <3 <3

  7. I hit the subscribe button but didn’t see the bell after subscribing?? This is so fun!! So proud of you! I was listening to your interview in the kitchen & when you said “best friend” Briella said “is she talking about you?” Of course! I also believe I know you’re most embarrassing moment…
    I would like to read the “Between two shores” book (I believe that’s what it’s called) hope I win!! 😜🎉

    • Haha! She knows her Momma! (But hopefully not my embarrassing moment!!! LOL!)

  8. Congratulations, Jenny, on your new YouTube channel!!! How exciting!! And great job on your episode with Jocelyn Green! The book that I would most like to read of Jocelyn’s books would be Mark of the King. Thank you for this chance to win one of her books!

    I am already a newsletter subscriber 🙂

    • Thanks, Alison! I”m so glad you enjoyed it! Yes, The Mark of the King is not to be missed!!

      • Oops! I forgot to also tell you that I am subscribed to your newsletter. Thanks, Jenny!

        • Great, Alison! Thanks!!

  9. I enjoyed your interview. Thank you for introducing me to a new author. I look forward to reading her books. I would like to read Mark of a King.

    • Oh, Jane, that makes me so happy! I love matchmaking readers with authors. <3 Mark of the King is definitely a must-read!

  10. Thank you for the interview! I would love to know about the embarrassing moment…lololol
    Books….all of them…especially the ones set in France <3

    • I’m so glad you enjoyed it, Natalya! It is fun sharing embarrassing moments. 🙂 I’ve got you in the drawing!

  11. I have not read any of her books, so I would love to read any of them.

    • Oh, you would love them! Thanks for entering!

  12. I would like to read A Refuge Assured. I enjoyed The Mark of the King and Between Two Shores soooooo much.
    Thanks for the chance.

    • Yes! They were sooooo good!!! I’ve got you entered! : )

  13. I just realized that I have never read and of Ms. Green’s book. I have Mark of the Lion on the tablet. I am interested in her military book.

    • Oh, Sonnetta, you are in for a treat! I’ve got you entered into the contest. Thanks!

  14. Loved this interview and I think this is a great way to share books and authors! I have read her newest book so I would have to say it would be one of her Civil War Stories, that I would choose… Thank you for Sharing via the interview!
    Linda Marie Finn
    Faithful Acres Books & Author Services

    • I’m so glad you liked it, and I appreciate you taking the time to say so! <3 Your name is entered into the drawing!

  15. 1) I subscribed to your newsletter, and enjoyed the sweet short story!

    Jocelyn Green is a great historical author. The Mark of the King was the first book of hers that I read, and it was easily on of the best books I read that year.

    2) I have a copy of the first book in the Civil War series, so I would love a copy of the second book.

    I also subscribed to your YouTube channel

    • 1) You just made me smile. : ) I’m so glad you liked the story! And yes, The Mark of the King definitely left its mark on me, too. So good.
      2) I’ve got you entered into the drawing. And thank you for subscribing!! <3 <3 <3
      3.) I love that you're a list maker! I am too. : )

  16. Congrats to our winners:

    Christy Bolling
    Mary Harris

    Woohoo!!! 🎉🎉🎉 I’ll contact you both today to get your addresses. Congrats!

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