About Judith Sanders

Judith was born and raised in a small rural town in New Jersey. She had a family, became a single mom and then pursued a career as a nurse working in hospitals and with the US military as a civilian nurse. Judith is remarried and has 3 children and 4 grandchildren and she and her husband divide their time between homes in North Carolina and New Hampshire. Judith is an avid reader of fiction. Inspired by her natural story telling, a passion for characters, and events around the first Gulf War and her husband’s military service in Iraq… …more

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Judith & In His Stead Featured at Long Island’s Hottest Indie Bookstore; Book Revue in Huntington, NY

Don’t Miss Judith’s Interview with Meradeth Houston

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Click thru to Meradeth’s Blog & read Judith’s responses to Meradeth’s insightful questions about “In His Stead” and Judith’s writing career.  And while you’re there check out Meradeth’s latest novel “Colors Like Memories”

Family Magazine Features “In His Stead”

Judith is the featured author in the “booknook” of February 10th, 2013 Edition of Family- The Magazine For Military Families  in an article by Jamie Herzlich. According to Judith “Family is a major magazine for our military and their loved ones on our posts and bases around the world.  I hope they enjoy Jamie’s article.  I look forward to hearing from folks with their thoughts and ideas about “In His Stead” and I pray that our soldiers serving in harms way and their loved ones are reunited as soon as possible.”

Book Revue Adds “In His Stead”

BookRevueBook Revue, “Long Island’s Best Book Store” according to the Long Island Press, is now featuring “In His Stead- A Father’s War” by Judith Sanders on their in-store Independent Author’s Table and their Book Revue Website. On receiving the news, Judith was heard to say “I’m no Bill Clinton or Madeleine Albright (who were also featured at Book Revue) but my fiction and my characters are a powerful reflection of the human spirit and the drive of ordinary people doing extraordinary things for the greater good. I’m pleased to be on Book Revue’s shelves.”

In His Stead Featured in December 2012 MidWest Book Review “Small Press Bookwatch”

Midwest Book Review featured Judith Sanders’ In His Stead on the Fiction Shelf of their Small Press Bookwatch in December 2012 calling In His Stead “a strong addition to contemporary fiction collections.”

Top Ten Reviews for Judith Sanders’ “In His Stead (A Father’s War)”

“The book brought tears to my eyes on many occasions….Unconditional love at its finest… Sanders has written a magnificent novel that deserves to be heard. ” Mindingspot.blogspot.com

“This is a compelling, thought provoking and heart wrenching novel” Rafflecopter.com

“…Sanders makes readers feel as though they are there in the midst of the action…Emotions from laughter, tears, frustration, anger, and heartbreak are felt through each page.”  Biddlebuzz.com

“I found myself unable to put the book down…Out loud bursts of laughter, deep breaths, giggles and tears…This is a book I would recommend any one and everyone to read.”  Wifemomworklife.blogspot.com

“In His Stead by Judith Sanders makes a most compelling argument.  I would strongly recommend this book to anyone.  I originally expected to find a hero of epic proportions, but instead found a character that far exceeds that notion. In His Stead is written with a descriptiveness that builds intimacy between unassuming characters..” Luxury Reading.com

“The characters are compelling and the story is well-written.  Once you pick it up, you won’t want to quit…I do recommend this book…Go get it.” Earnest Parenting.com

Best book I have read in a long time.  The characters are so alive you find yourself…wishing they were your neighbors.  I highly recommend this book..” Amazon customer

“In His Stead is a must read for anyone…” “For Judith Sanders on her authoring this book. “HOORAH” Jim Goodreads.com

“The premise is original, the characters well developed and the narrative is compelling. I read this book straight through and highly recommend it to others.” Amazon customer

 “Bold and Thought Provoking… and brings the far-off war in Afghanistan home to the reader with painful reality. This is an exceptional book, and I highly recommend it to you.”  Amazon customer