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COTT: Plundered Christmas by Susan Lytekk

Posted by Julie on February 9, 2015 in Guest blogger |
Pirate legends, unexpected storms, murder.
Will Jeanine discover the truth before someone else winds up


About Plundered Christmas:

Compelled to spend Christmas on a private island with her father’s future
bride and family, Jeanine learns that Margo Banet is descended from a
pirate queen.

Relatives and friends all have their reasons for attending the
festivities—including the legendary treasure. But when Margo’s nephew winds
up dead and a violent storm cuts them off mainland, Jeanine has to wonder
if they will solve the mystery before someone else dies trying.

About the author:

Susan A. J. Lyttek, author of kids’ comedy, “Guzzy Goofball” and the
“Homeschool Play from Outer Space” and the cozy mystery trilogy by
Harbourlight Books which includes the recent Plundered Christmas, is
a wife and homeschool mother who writes early mornings in the shadow of our
nation’s capital. She also enjoys training up the next generation of
writers online through Write At Home, and by teaching middle and high
school co-op classes. Learn more about her and her projects at
What COTT Voters Had to Say:

–Susan Lyttek, you are an amazing and talented writer.

–Susan, I can’t wait to read your new book!

–Looking forward to reading Plundered Christmas!

–Love Plundered Christmas.

–Susan, your work continues to thrive, all for the Glory of God! I’m proud
to know you, and can’t wait to read this one! A. Montgomery.

–Susan Lyttek, enjoy reading your books.

–I really enjoyed Plundered Christmas–between the character dynamics and
the plot twist I never saw coming–well done!

–Great series by Susan Lyttek!

Chat with Susan:Why do you write the kind of books you do? I homeschooled and am
homeschooling. These are the people I’ve been around for the last seventeen
years. That’s also why I weave history in. Every homeschool resource I know
targets multiple subjects and levels of learning.

Besides when you came to know the Lord, what is the happiest day in your
My goal is for today, whatever day that is, to be the happiest.
It doesn’t always work, especially when I get a piece of bad news or
insufficient sleep, but it’s my goal. I want to live contentedly in what my
Lord hands me each day.

What is your favorite season of the year? Christmas. Hands down.
What’s special about it for you?? I love my heritage and the special
traditions that we have. Every Christmas creates new memories that adds to
the woven tapestry of what it is. I also love celebrating the arrival of
the son of God in human form!

What is something that very few people know about you? I like to
read my Bible in French. C’est vraiment la belle langue!

What three things about you would surprise readers? I have a second
degree black belt in tae kwon do. I like LOUD music. (I’m a quiet person,
so the music thing surprises most people.) I earned a marksman ribbon with
the M-16 when I was in the Air Force.

What can you tell us about your current project? I assume you mean
Plundered Christmas. In this mystery, we need to figure out why the
Banet family has hidden their heritage all these years, in addition to
learning who killed Margo’s nephew. Secrets can poison a family and damage
relationships. As the Talbotts uncover the truth about Anne Bonny/Banet, it
leads to healing for those who accept it.


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