New Book Release by Carolyn Astfalk: Rightfully Ours



A coming-of-age story of first love, buried treasure, and discovering some things are worth the wait.

Rightfully Ours Front (002)Title: Rightfully Ours

Publisher: Full Quiver Publishing

Blurb: Sixteen-year-old Paul Porter’s relocation to Pennsylvania is a temporary move during his dad’s deployment. Or so he and his brother think, until devastating news lands on their doorstep.

Paul’s new home with the Muellers provides solace, especially in the form of Rachel, his friend and confidante. Their abiding friendship deepens as they work side by side to uncover what could be lost treasure.

Will they acquire the strength of character and virtue to take only what rightfully belongs to them or are they in way over their heads, with more than a few lost artifacts at stake?


An unexpected detour left them lost in the dark. Paul had been certain they were heading the right way, but the two-lane country roads they had traveled the last half hour had few markers, and his older brother questioned whether they had missed a junction sign. Paul’s grip tightened on the clumsily-folded map as he peered out window. Maybe Sean should drag his knuckles out of the Stone Age and get a GPS.

Paul had been anxious about this move more than the others, even though it would only be temporary. The claw-like limbs of the barren trees whizzing by his window made the whole ordeal seem even more foreboding. He’d never been through North Central Pennsylvania, but in the daylight, the mountains would probably be beautiful, if a little desolate.

 Its only for a few months. By spring, Dad would be home, and things would go back to normal. Normal for them anyway. Besides, maybe he’d like it here.

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Amazon Pre-Order/Buy Link  (Kindle only; paperback coming Easter week)

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About the author:carolyn

Carolyn Astfalk resides with her husband and four children in Hershey, Pennsylvania, where it smells like either chocolate or manure, depending on wind direction. She is the author of the inspirational romances Stay With Me and Ornamental Graces and the coming-of-age story Rightfully Ours. Carolyn is a member of the Catholic Writers Guild and Pennwriters and a contributor. Formerly, she served as the communications director of the Pennsylvania Catholic Conference, the public affairs agency of Pennsylvania’s Catholic bishops. True to her Pittsburgh roots, she still says “pop” instead of “soda,” although her beverage of choice is tea. You can find her online at

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Facebook Launch Party: Tuesday, April 4, 2017, 7:30 – 8:30 p.m. DST

Tour Schedule:

Monday, April 3         Virginia Lieto
Tuesday, April 4        Bird Face Wendy
Wednesday, April 5  Plot Line and Sinker
Thursday, April 6     Sarah Damm and Our Hearts are Restless
Friday, April 7 
Saturday, April 8      Olivia Folmar Ard
Sunday, April 9         Things Visible & Invisible
Monday, April 10     Terry’s Thoughts and Erin McCole Cupp
Thursday, April 11    Peace to All Who Enter Here
Wednesday, April 12 Plot Line and Sinker



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