Editorial Staff

DevoKids is blessed to provide readers with a wide range of writing styles for a number of great Christian writers with a passion for sharing devotions and stories with emphasis on children. Sandra Merville Hart, the Executive Editor, receives all submissions, edits and responds to queries and maintains the DevoKids website.  Click the links below to browse through the list of Featured Contributing Writers.

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Award-winning author Sandra Merville Hart is the Executive Editor for DevoKids.com. She’s excited to be part of this fun, educational, and inspirational ministry for children.

Sandra loves to uncover little-known yet fascinating facts about our American history to include in her stories. A Musket in My Hands, a Civil War romance where two sisters join the Confederate army with the men they love, is 2019 Serious Writer Medal Fiction Winner and a 2019 Selah Award Finalist. A Rebel in My House, set during the historic Battle of Gettysburg, won the 2018 Silver Illumination Award and second place in 2018 Faith, Hope and Love Readers’ Choice Award. Her debut Civil War Romance, A Stranger on My Land, was IRCA Finalist 2015. Her novella, Surprised by Love in “From the Lake to the River” “is set during the 1913 flood in Troy, Ohio. Trail’s End, in “Smitten Novella Collection: The Cowboys” is set in the wild cattle town of Abilene, Kansas. Not This Year, her story in “Christmas Fiction Off the Beaten Path,” is a nostalgic story about a hardworking family man struggling financially at Christmas.

Connect with Sandra on her blog, Facebook, Twitter, Pinterest, Goodreads, Amazon Author Page, and BookBub.

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