Welcome to my site. I am Vanessa Miller, the author of more than 50 Christian fiction titles. I’d like to thank my readers for all the encouraging emails and telephone calls that I have received over the years. The books that I write are designed to touch the hearts and souls of my readers – so thank you for letting me know that I am doing my job!
Leah Davison has made some serious mistakes, but she refuses to give up as she tries put her life back together. But the secret she discovers about her preacher father, coupled with the abuse she suffered from a man she dated shatters her faith in family, men and God. Leah doesn’t know who to trust or where to turn. Reconnecting with Cory Parker, an old church friend, proves to be a blessing that saves her life, but can Leah trust Cory with her heart? Cory Parker can’t afford any distractions. He’s staking his entire career on an IPO that must go off without any more glitches…but he can’t stop thinking about Leah and the fear he saw in her eyes. He’d give up everything in order to protect her; he’d walk through fire for the chance to love her. During the most horrific time of her life, Leah must find a way to trust in God’s ability to protect her. With help from a praying family and a man who shows her love in action, Leah begins to believe that dreams really do come true.
Growing up, Tamara Davison felt like a princess in the empire of her father’s megachurch ministry. She never wanted for anything, and in her eyes, life was pretty near perfect. It wasn’t until her NFL bound boyfriend broke her heart and a sobering truth about her father’s past was revealed that Tamara began to wonder about the perfect life she thought she had. Jonathan Hartman loved Tamara Davison the moment he met her. Jonathan was brought up by a single mom who struggled to make ends meet. He had to work two jobs in college, but it all paid off. Now he is successful and rich beyond anything he ever imagined possible for a kid that came up the hard way like he did. It had been ten years since Tamara ran after a pro-baller rather than give Jonathan’s love a chance. Tamara is back in his life now and Jonathan must find a way to convince her that true love feels so much better than any fairytale she could ever dream up.
Real estate agent Jewel Dawson is headstrong, outspoken and very much in love with her fiancé’, the mega-millionaire sports agent, Jackson Lewis. But after he gives her a prenuptial agreement to sign, she calls off the wedding because she could never marry a man who doesn’t believe in the possibility of forever. Jewel was raised to appreciate the sanctity of marriage. Her great grandparents lived to celebrate their platinum wedding anniversary, her grandparents just celebrated their emerald and her parents are about to celebrate their coral wedding anniversary. Jewel believes that love can last a lifetime, but her fiancé’, doesn’t have the same experience. Jackson’s father was currently on his fourth marriage and everyone around him was getting divorced.
Jackson loves Jewel, but has no idea if this love with stand the test of time. Jewel’s heart was broken by a man who thought like that, so she will not put her trust in Jackson unless he can promise her forever. Along the way, the two discover that lasting love doesn’t come easy, but with God on their side, anything is possible.
Vanessa Miller is a best-selling author, playwright, and motivational speaker. She started writing as a child, spending countless hours either reading or writing poetry, short stories, stage plays and novels. Vanessa’s creative endeavors took on new meaning in1994 when she became a Christian. Since then, her writing has been centered on themes of redemption, often focusing on characters facing multi-dimensional struggles.
Vanessa’s novels have received rave reviews, with several appearing on Essence Magazine’s Bestseller’s List. Miller’s work has receiving numerous awards, including “Best Christian Fiction Mahogany Award” and the “Red Rose Award for Excellence in Christian Fiction.” Miller graduated from Capital University with a degree in Organizational Communication. She is an ordained minister in her church, explaining, “God has called me to minister to readers and to help them rediscover their place with the Lord.”
She has worked with numerous publishers: Urban Christian, Kimani Romance, Abingdon Press and Whitaker House. She is currently working on the Family Business Series.
In 2016, Vanessa launched the Christian Book Lover’s Retreat in an effort to bring readers and authors of Christian fiction together in an environment that’s all about Faith, Fun & Fellowship. To learn more about Vanessa, please visit her website: www.vanessamiller.com. If you would like to know more about the Christian Book Lover’s Retreat that is currently held in Charlotte, NC during the last week in October you can visit: http://www.christianbookloversretreat.com/index.html