News and Reviews:
A darn good read ... Highly

Helen Hollick, author of The Hollow Crown

"A fantastic window into our past"
Robert A. Haviland

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"Butler's characters are beautifully written and
her story-telling abilities are top-notch"
Ellen Wiseman, award-winning author of
The Plum Tree

"Sweeping adventure, heartbreak, abuse,
strength, history, friendship and love in a
superbly written page-turner"
Esther Gorden

Rebel PuritAn reviews at Amazon
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"A beautifully wrought tale with as much drama
as a soap opera but built on a solid historical
Ginger Myrick, award winning author of
Work of Art

"Fabulous Storytelling"
Christy English, author of The Queen's Pawn

More Reputed Wife reviews at Goodreads
Rebel PuritAn was awarded the IndieBRAG Medallion as
an outstanding self-published book.  Read about this
award at Stephanie Hopkins'
Layered Pages
"An engrossing tale of endurance and triumph"
Read more at Sarah Johnson's blog, "
Reading the Past"
"Enthralling; the way Butler blends historical fact with
fiction is breathtaking." A lovely review by Angela
Simmons of the
Historical Novel Society
In January 2013 Kayla Posney of the Pittsburgh
Examiner asks the questions - my favorite character,
time and place, and coffee or tea?  To read the article,
Erin Place wrote a super weekly feature, Everyday
Women, for the Oswego Palladium-Times.  On Jan. 24,
2011, Rebel Puritan and I were
The historical novelist Judith Arnopp kindly hosted me
on her blog in September 2012.  To read this interview,
please click
On Feb. 16th, 2011 Christy English kindly hosted
me on her blog page.  Please click this link to read
about my adventures in the
world of self publishing