Book News/Giveaways

Be sure to bookmark this page and check back each month for book news and giveaways. Also, be sure to sign up for my newsletter where I include giveaways, sneak peeks, freebies, and other fun morsels. To subscribe, go here: https://mailchi.mp/8c1dae400a24/penny-zeller

September 2022

Lots of fun giveaways are happening this month.

I’m a guest on Author Shannon Vannatter’s blog where I’m talking about real-life romance, character romance, sharing an excerpt, and giving away a copy of Forgotten Memories. Go here to enter!

It’s a chance to win Love in Disguise this time around! There are 43 ways to win and entering is super easy. You could win an ereader or 39 sweet romance books! Go here to enter.

One lucky U.S. winner will win a signed paperback copy of Forgotten Memories on Chat With Vera! Go here for all the details and to read Vera’s review of the book.

I’m honored to be a guest today on Author Lena Nelson Dooley’s blog for a fun interview, plus one lucky winner will win a copy of Forgotten Memories. Go here to enter!

One lucky winner U.S. winner will win a copy of Forgotten Memories on Patti’s Porch. Pit stop here for a devotional about God’s timing and leave a comment for a chance to win!

In the Back-to-School Multi-Author Promo, you could win 45 books or a $500 Amazon giftcard! Go here to enter.

Does winning dozens of Kindle books and an ereader sound awesome? Go here for all the details.

August 2022

Here’s the latest in book news:

I am super excited that the day for the release of Forgotten Memories has arrived! All of the details can be found here and there is a chance to win a signed copy and a $25 Amazon giftcard through JustRead Blog tours!

Earlier this month…

We are so close to the release date for Forgotten Memories. It releases on August 30, and I can’t wait for you to meet Caleb and Annie!

Stay tuned to the Forgotten Memories blog tour page for all the details about the three blog tours coming up. There will be chances to win, fun interviews, guest posts, quotables, and other celebratory goodies.

For a limited time only, you can pre-order Forgotten Memories for 99 cents! Go here to pre-order.

Below is one of my favorite quotes from the book:

There will be blog tours, interviews, and book spotlights to celebrate the release. Stay tuned! I have one opening left on the launch team for Forgotten Memories. If you’d like to apply, please go here.

Do you love a relaxing and quick read with tender romance? Henry and Evaline is free for download on Kindle August 10-12. This story is especially charming because it takes readers back to 1960. Go here to download your free copy. Isn’t the cover just adorable?

And now for some giveaways…

Awesome giveaways this month include:

Giveaways galore this month!

I’m giving away 20 Kindle copies (yes, 20 copies!) of Forgotten Memories in a Goodreads Giveaway. It runs from August 12-September 9, and I can’t wait to see who wins! Go here to enter.

If you’d like to add Forgotten Memories to your Goodreads TBR, please go here.

Have you signed up yet for the 13th Blogoversary Giveaway? It ends in a few days and all the details can be found here or to go straight to the Rafflecopter giveaway page, go here. Congratulations to Susan and Julie, the winners of the blogoversary giveaway! Thank you to all who entered. Stay tuned to this page for more giveaways.

a copy of Love Unforeseen will be awarded to a winner in the #BecauseFiction Magazine giveaway! Join me as I discuss Ellis Creek, the town where Love Unforeseen and Love from Afar takes place and enter to win!

Would you like to win 40+ books, including my soon-to-be-released Forgotten Memories or a $500 Amazon giftcard? Check out the link here.

Or maybe winning several books and an ereader are more your style. If so, check out this lineup of books you can win (another chance to win Forgotten Memories!) and an ereader. It’s super easy to enter. All you have to do is follow the authors of the books on Bookbub. Click here for details.

July 2022

Here’s the latest in book news:

Be sure to bookmark this page and check back each month for book news and giveaways. Also, be sure to sign up for my newsletter where I include giveaways, freebies, and other fun morsels. To subscribe, go here: https://mailchi.mp/8c1dae400a24/penny-zeller

Before we get to giveaways, some book news:

I’m a guest on the Sharing is Caring Book Blog for an author takeover. Stop by https://sharingiscaringbookblog.wordpress.com/2022/07/10/author-takeover-with-penny-zeller/ and while you’re there, be sure to follow this blog to find all kinds of awesome reads!

Speaking of the Sharing is Caring book blog, I am so excited to have been included in the books read and reviewed by the Sharing is Caring blogger! My book, Henry and Evaline is among those by several amazing authors, and I would highly encourage you to stop by and find your next new read. All of the details are here: https://sharingiscaringbookblog.wordpress.com/2022/07/16/whats-on-the-share-today-reviews/

And now for some giveaways…

Awesome giveaways this month include:

Have you ever wanted to win over forty books or a $500 Amazon giftcard? Here’s your chance! Love Unforeseen is part of the Celebrate Lit Multi-Author tour. Check out these amazing books you could win:

And then, be sure to enter by going to https://promosimple.com/ps/1e46d/2022-christmas-in-july

I’m honored to be a guest author in Because Fiction Magazine this month. Join me as I talk about the inspiration behind one of my favorite secondary characters and enter for a chance to win a copy of Love Under Construction! https://becausefiction.com/penny-zeller/

Would you like to win a copy of “Love Under Construction” and a copy of “I’ll Be Seeing You”, the new book by one of my favorite authors, Robin Lee Hatcher?

It’s super easy! Sign up for my newsletter for a chance to win. My monthly newsletter contains information about giveaways, free books, happenings, and other fun morsels.

Go here to enter: http://www.rafflecopter.com/rafl/display/bfce54d33/?

I am thrilled to announce my book, Love in Disguise, is part of the Summer Beach Reads Giveaway! This giveaway runs 7/11 through 7/17, and the prize consists of twelve Christian books. The 1st place winner will receive all ten books (authors’ choice of format) and the 2nd place winner will receive three books (authors’ choice of format) of their choosing. A variety of genres, from fantasy to historical romance to suspense and more, are featured.
You can enter to win here:
http://www.rafflecopter.com/rafl/display/bfce54d35/?


June 2022

There is so much going on this month!

I am a guest on Author Julie Arduini’s blog discussing The Inspiration Behind the Love Letters of Ellis Creek Series. Be sure to stop by for a fun behind-the-scenes look into Love from Afar and Love Unforeseen. http://juliearduini.com/2022/06/21/love-unforseen-by-penny-zeller/


From June 8-21 Love in Disguise is on tour! I’ll be stopping by some awesome blogs, and one lucky winner will win a signed copy of Love in Disguise and a $25 Amazon gift card! Read on for the blog stops and go to https://www.celebratelit.com/love-in-disguise-celebration-tour/ for details on how to enter (super easy!) and a fun family recipe from the book.

Blog Stops

lakesidelivingsite, June 8

Labor Not in Vain, June 8

Debbie’s Dusty Deliberations, June 9

Texas Book-aholic, June 10

Inklings and notions, June 11

For Him and My Family, June 12

deb’s Book Review, June 13

Locks, Hooks and Books, June 14

Mary Hake, June 14

Ashley’s Clean Book Reviews, June 15

Babbling Becky L’s Book Impressions, June 16

Connie’s History Classroom, June 17

Pause for Tales, June 17

Truth and Grace Homeschool Academy, June 18

Bizwings Blog, June 19

Happily Managing a Household of Boys, June 20

Jodie Wolfe – Stories Where Hope and Quirky Meet, June 20

Splashes of Joy, June 21


I am thrilled to be a featured author in Because Fiction Magazine! I’m interviewing main female character, Emilie, and giving away an ebook copy of Love in Disguise. Go to https://www.becausefiction.com/penny-zeller/ for all the details!


Are you ready for a chance to win all 40+ books in the graphic below, including Love Under Construction or a $500 Amazon giftcard? Check out this amazing multi-author event beginning June 12! https://promosimple.com/ps/1d71d/2022-summer-kick-off-multi-author


Have you been wanting to read Henry and Evaline? Here’s your chance! It’s free two days only—June 9 and 10. Grab your copy here.

May 2022

Can it really be May? Time is flying by!

This month, there is all kinds of exciting things happening. If you love giveaways, there are two this month. The first is a multi-author event. This means that you could win 12 books. Yes, 12! I have partnered with some amazing fellow authors in a variety of genres, including historical romance, fantasy, suspense, and contemporary romance. It is super easy to enter, but you’ll need to hurry, as the giveaway ends May 21. I’m thrilled to add that Love Unforeseen (more about that book later!) is part of this giveaway. The link is below. Feel free to share with your friends!

Go here to enter.


Blogger Vera Godly at Chat with Vera has posted her wonderful review and is giving away a copy of Love in Disguise on her blog. If you love Christian historical romance, check out this giveaway!

Go here to enter.

Again, feel free to share with friends! And while you are at Vera’s blog, be sure to peruse her recent posts. Vera is a well-known book reviewer and some fantastic items on her blog.


And last, but not least, Love Unforeseen was released on May 10. Book two in the Love Letters from Ellis Creek Series, you’ll want to check this book out, especially if you love sweet romance with plentiful humor. And the best part? It’s only $.99 for the ebook or $5.99 for the paperback!


February 2022

There is a lot going on this month! Guest posts, giveaways, and book spotlights are just a few of the items on the list.

Henry and Evaline (ebook) releases on Valentine’s Day. If you love a quick and fun read full of faith, romance, and humor, you’ll love this prequel to Love Under Construction that takes readers into the life of Gram back in 1960. The paperback is set for release on February 17.

Love from Afar is being released in paperback this month. This sweet novella is the first in the new Love Letters from Ellis Creek Series. The second in the series, Love Unforeseen, is scheduled for release on May 10, 2022, and is available for preorder.

And perhaps the biggest news of the month… Love in Disguise is set for release on February 22. One of my personal favorites, this Christian historical romance is set in 1911 and involves a spunky heroine and a dashing and handsome rancher.

All the details are below. Thanks for stopping by!


I’m a guest on Author JPC Allen’s blog talking about Seven Must-Haves for Romance Novels. The details can be found here: https://jpcallenwrites.com/2022/02/24/seven-must-haves-for-romance-novels%ef%bf%bc/

I’m thrilled to be a guest on author Stacy Simmons’s blog where I’m talking about resting in the arms of an unchanging God. https://www.fueledbyfaithandcaffeine.com/2022/02/in-between-pages-resting-in-arms-of.html

I’m a guest on Author Deena Adams’s blog today talking about organized chaos and a flying crayon. Stop by for a chance to win a copy! https://deenaadams.com/author-interview-with-penny-zeller-a-giveaway/

I am thrilled to be a guest on Author Julie Arduini’s blog where one of my main characters, Emilie, from Love in Disguise is being interviewed! http://juliearduini.com/2022/02/15/love-in-disguise-by-penny-zeller/

I am honored to be a guest on Step into the Light where I visited with host Patti Shene and discussed my new book Love Under Construction, including influences behind the book. I’m also discussing a situation that drew me closer to God, homeschooling, and fitness. Check out the podcast here.

I am a guest on Author Alexis Goring’s blog, God is Love, this month with a chance to win a copy of Love Under Construction. All of the details are here.

The Kindle version of Love Under Construction is available for 99cents until February 21, 2022, just in time for Valentine’s Day! Download it on Amazon. It is also available at regular price on Barnes and Noble and wherever books are sold in both ebook and paperback formats.

Henry and Evaline, a faith-filled romance full of humor, is set for release on Valentine’s Day, but is available for preorder now on Amazon.

Are you a fan of Christian historical romance? Love in Disguise is coming February 22, 2022. Available in both paperback and ebook formats, Love in Disguise was one of my absolute favorite books to write. It’s available on Amazon and will soon be available everywhere books are sold.