Welcome to the Web Site of Author Wil Mara
This Web space serves as a companion to the books of award-winning author Wil Mara. Here you'll find reviews, commentary, free downloads, and links to where the books are available. The site is always being updated, so please check back.
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# 1 Bestseller on Amazon.com
Nominee for the 2013 Lime Award for Excellence in Fiction
“One of the five books you must read this summer.” —The San Francisco Examiner
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New Books Now Available In The eShop—Plus A Special Holiday Offer!
Want a signed copy of Frame 232 or one of Wil’s other recent novels? Go to our new ‘eShop’ page by clicking here. Please note that we are also running special offer for the holidays that is definitely worth checking out....
New Interview With Wil At The 'SavUrBks' Site
The popular book-review site 'SavUrBks' (i.e., 'Save Your Books') is running a piece about Wil and Frame 232 that includes a new interview. Wil discusses his literary influences, the writing process, and the origins of Frame as well as the challenges in its creation. Check it out by clicking here.
If You Missed Wil’s Interview With Chris Fabry...
If you didn’t get the chance to hear Wil with nationally syndicated radio host and fellow Tyndale author Chris Fabry on November 14th, you can listen to the archived version by clicking here. It’s an .mp3 file and should begin playing automatically.
Upcoming Radio Interview
Wil is going to be with WOR’s wonderful Joan Hamburg on the anniversary day of the assassination—November 22nd. Full details for both can be found on the ‘Appearances’ page (click here).
Wil’s NFL Novels to Be Available in eBook Form
St. Martin’s Press will be releasing Wil’s two ‘NFL novels’—The Draft and The Cut—in digital format so they can be enjoyed on your Kindle, Nook, iPad, etc. The Cut will be available first, in early November, followed by The Draft in early December. Be sure to check with your favorite online retailer for exact release dates. For more information about these books, which received glowing endorsements from some of the biggest figures in the league as well as terrific reader reviews, click here.
Frame 232 Nominated for the 2013 Lime Award for Excellence in Fiction
More terrific news—Frame 232 has been nominated for the 2013 Lime Award for Excellence in Fiction. The Lime is given out by the Christian Manifesto review organization each year, in several categories. For full details, click here. Winners will be announced in late fall, and if Frame 232 is among them, we’ll be sure to post it here. To see the original Manifesto review of Frame, click here.
Frame 232 Captures The # 1 Spot on Amazon.com
In late August, Wil’s new novel Frame 232 earned the # 1 bestselling spot in not one but two categories on the world’s leading online book retail site, Amazon.com. Click here and here to take a look. Congratulations to Wil and his publisher, Tyndale House, plus a resounding thank-you to their wonderful readership, for this fantastic news.
Two-Page Article On Wil And Frame 232 In The Current Issue Of Family Fiction Magazine
The current issue of Family Fiction magazine is running a two-page article that includes an interview with Wil along with some great information about Frame 232. Click here to take a look. For more information about the magazine itself, click here.
Frame 232 Featured In July / August Issue Of Homecoming Magazine
Frame 232 has a nice feature in the July / August issue of Homecoming magazine. Click here to take a look.
Frame 232 Voted One Of The ‘5 Books You Must Read This Summer’ By The San Francisco Examiner
Frame 232 has been picked by the San Francisco Examiner as one of their ‘5 Books You Must Read This Summer.’ Click here to see the feature for yourself.
Wil At The Late Show With David Letterman
Wil attended the December 4th taping of The Late Show With David Letterman (guests were Matt Damon, Martin Freeman, and JD McPherson) and got a tour of the stage and studio afterward. Click here to see a picture of him sitting at Dave’s desk. We apologize for the quality of the photo, as it was taken with a cellphone.
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