Mary E Hanks

Biography

Mary loves stories about reconciliation and the journey that can happen when God touches broken relationships. She and Jason have been married for forty years and raised four children. They know firsthand what it means to get a second chance with each other, and with God. “Isn’t it beautiful when the Lord brings about a beautiful redemption, reconciliation, and restoration?”

Mary worked in Christian education for eighteen years. She loves Youth Theater and has written and directed over twenty full-stage productions. She and Jason live in the country near Blanchard, Idaho, with two silly dogs. Besides writing, Mary enjoys meeting her kids for coffee, reading, crocheting, and hiking in the woods.

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Books

Summer's Dream (2nd Chance Series Book 3)
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 92,280. Language: American English. Published: November 2, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Christian » Romance
Josh didn’t expect to find a blue-eyed darling who calls him “Daddy” living at Hart’s Camp. Not to mention his surprise over the attraction he still feels for Summer Day. Can he make amends for the past? Or is it too late?
April's Storm (2nd Chance Series Book 2)
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 92,070. Language: English. Published: November 2, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Christian » Romance
April Gray is fed up with lectures on how to become the perfect pastor's wife, and her husband's around-the-clock vigilance to the church is driving her crazy. After months of parsonage warfare, April is sure there's only one thing left to do—leave!
The Baron's Daughter (A Two-Act Play)
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 21,860. Language: English. Published: October 3, 2013. Categories: Plays » Religious & Liturgical, Plays » American / African American
The citizens of Miles Gap want land for a church. But greedy Baron Von Zandenberg stubbornly refuses to sell or give his land away. Local cowboy, Jeb Donovan, tries convincing the Baron it's the right thing to do, only to get himself beat up by the Baron's men. All hope for a church seems lost . . . until Cassandra, the Baron's daughter, returns to Miles Gap.
Island of Shalamar (A Two-Act Play)
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 17,930. Language: English. Published: September 30, 2013. Categories: Plays » Medieval
While King Kristof sits on his throne enjoying peace, the kingdom of Shalamar is under attack. Brendoor commandeers the island’s only bridge. Then Queen Terise arrives with her spoiled daughter and a plan to merge their countries into one--Shalabrendoor. In the midst of pomp and pageantry, goodness and evil come to light in this medieval allegory.
Rascal Rite for Christmas (A Two-Act Play)
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 16,060. Language: English. Published: September 26, 2013. Categories: Plays » Religious & Liturgical
Rascal Rite and her two sisters try to make it on their own. But times are hard in New York City, 1855. Orphans are being transported to the mid-west where farmers are in desperate need of workers. Soon, the Rite sisters are bound for Ohio too. But when it comes to finding a real home, Rascal Rite proves to be like her name—a rascal! Can they find a real home in time for Christmas?
Trouble Junction (A Two-Act Play)
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 23,670. Language: English. Published: September 25, 2013. Categories: Plays » American / African American
With almost-famous names like Wyatt Flerp and Messy James, there's bound to be trouble. Everywhere Wyatt goes, somebody's out to get him, sure he's that other Wyatt. And Messy craves one thing—for the townspeople to notice him. Life is filled with ups and downs, and sometimes things just don't turn out the way you might expect, especially in a town called Trouble Junction.
A Christmas Calamity (A Two-Act Play)
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 16,650. Language: English. Published: September 23, 2013. Categories: Plays » Religious & Liturgical, Plays » American / African American
When Cliff Foster's five daughters discover they're about to lose their house, two weeks before Christmas, they conspire to convince the banker to stop the foreclosure. Hilarity ensues in this 1930's comedy about a family coming to terms with calamity, and learning to count their blessings through it all.
Winter's Past (2nd Chance Series #1)
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 99,310. Language: American English. Published: February 20, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Christian » Romance, Fiction » Inspirational
Ty blew it ten years ago. He knows it and regrets it, but he thanks God every day for radically changing his life. Now, he has one goal in mind--to make things right with Winter, his ex-wife.

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