Please click on the links below for interviews and articles, or click here to read reviews and endorsements.
August 3, 2012: More To Life Magazine
July 12, 2012: Heather Day Gilbert: Writing Beyond the Vows
July 5, 2012: The Commercial Appeal, Memphis, TN
June 21, 2012: Writer’s Digest with Chuck Sambuchino. No MFA? Never Took a Writing Class? 6 Ways to Write a Bestseller Anyway.
June 9, 2012: BLG’s Book Club Chat – Join this amazing bookclub in Australia as they ask tons of deep questions about Into the Free.
June 3, 2012: Mississippi Public Broadcasting Mississippi Arts Hour with Diane Williams
May 17, 2012: WTCS Radio with Steve Davis
May 17, 2012: WMOX The Morning Show with Cat Owen and Jason Armstrong
May 14, 2012: WBCL Author! Author! with Lynne Ford.
March 26, 2012: Jolina Petersheim Interview.
March 7, 2012 – Southern Sassy Things If southern blogger Sandy Janes doesn’t work for TMZ, she should! Swing on by for my juiciest interview yet. Thanks for the fun southern chat, Sandy!
March 1, 2012 – Southern Literary Review Read of the Month I’m honored to have my work shared in the very review magazine where I served as editor-in-chief for nearly two years. Also see the interview that follows.
February 2012 – DeSoto Magazine Learn about my Mississippi roots and the southern lifestyle that contributed to this story.
February 2012 – Christian Fiction Online Magazine: Genre Happenings Learn how Into the Free went from fact to fiction, and read how it all stemmed from a 1915 “Gypsy” funeral in Meridian, Mississippi.
February 29, 2012 – The Literary Lawyer, Allen Mendenhall, interviews me about the genesis of Into the Free and how it feels to be a debut novelist.
February 23, 2012: Southern Writers Magazine: Suite T Blog - Southern Writers Magazine asked me to write a February post about Why I Fell in Love with Writing.
February 22, 2012: USA TODAY - What a wonderful experience…I’ve been interviewed by the fabulous Serena Chase with USA TODAY! The extensive interview followed Serena’s outstanding review of Into the Free which made me fall to my knees in gratitude.
February 18, 2012: Healing Hearts - Author Michelle Sutton gives Into the Free a rave review as a book that can help hearts heal.
February 17, 2012 – Grace Reign: Fiction Friday. Author, speaker, and all-around happy chick, Paula Moldenhauer grants me a wonderful interview about Into the Free.
February 15, 2012 – Olivia Newport Features Julie Cantrell: Finding Your Writer’s Voice Author Olivia Newport interviews me about how I developed Millie’s authentic voice in Into the Free.
February 13, 2012 - Christian Fiction Addiction: Be Swept Away by Into the Free: Novel featured as effective read for healing and strength.
February 6, 2012: Blogged by Kate - Ole Miss student Kate Anthony is not only extremely talented, she was an absolute blast during my very first Photo Shoot. Check out her blogpost about this experience and see some behind-the-scene shots. She’s a writer and photographer to watch!
February 3, 2012 This is a Blog about Books - INSPY award-winning author, Catherine West, interviews me on her blog from the beautiful island of Bermuda (nope, I didn’t get to visit her on location…sigh…)
January 31, 2012 – Write Where it Hurts by Jo Ann Fore. Author and abuse survivor Jo Ann Fore features Into the Free as a book of hope for victims of abuse.
January 30, 2012 – Relz Reviews in Australia Want to know more about Millie, Bump, and River? Take a look at this Character Spotlight to see the real-life folks I had in mind when I wrote the book.
January 30, 2012 – Pen and Palette by Susan Cushman Learn how Susan’s Meridian connections influenced her powerful reaction to Into the Free.
January 26, 2011 – Feb 1, 2012 – Oxford Town #963 (written by Jeff McVay, photographs by Kate Anthony) Into the Free: Local author lures with love, lessons and chocolate – Launch Party set at Off Square Books for Cantrell’s first novel, ‘Into the Free’ Read about plans to celebrate the launch with the Oxford-Lafayette community and see snapshots of Julie on her farm.
January 2012 – TitleTrakk.com: Ringing in the New Year! 24 Authors Share Their Resolutions, by C.J. Darlington What an incredible honor to be included this list of such prestigious authors, all of whom I greatly admire.
December 2, 2011 – Rumors of Glory, Help for Hurting People Lucille Zimmerman, a compassionate counselor who has devoted her life to helping survivors of abuse, gives Into the Free a rave review as a tool for therapists and clients.