We take great pride in celebrating the work of our successful self-publishing authors, and we do so each week through our Self-Publishing Author Spotlight. This week we highlight self-publishing author Leigh Crane-Freeman, who has published four titles with Outskirts Press.
Leigh’s passion is evident in all of her published works. She brings readers through an effective business book focused on marketing and advertising, then catapults readers into a closer relationship with God with her later works. Learn more about Leigh through this week’s Self-Publishing Author Spotlight.
About the Author:
For more than 30 years Leigh wrote and produced everything from television commercials and DVDs, to newspaper and radio ads, hundreds of brochures, seminars, marketing plans and presentations. During much of that time, she also wrote a variety of freelance articles for a number of publications. In the last several years, she has written and published several books focusing on her expertise she has gained in the marketing world along with her knowledge and inspirational works bringing readers closer to God.
Leigh currently resides with her family on a ranch in the Panhandle of Oklahoma.
The Truth in Advertising: Produce Simple, Honest, Effective Advertising
If you are weary of wasting money on advertising that is not bringing in results, and you really need to see results, then Leigh’s The Truth in Advertising is for you. This book helps business owners the importance of advertising what makes you different from your competition while creating fresh, simple and effective marketing materials. Leigh believes that once your thinking is based on the truth, then the simplicity and power of marketing and advertising will unfold. Part I of The Truth in Advertising explores many of the current misconceptions about advertising while Part II readers learn some personal insights and experiences of Leigh’s that illustrate the book’s lesson.
5 x 8 paperback cream, 126 pages
Publisher: Outskirts Press (Sept 5, 2009)
Genre: Business & Economics / General
The Desperate Christian: Disappointed With Church, It’s Time For The Serious Christian To Come Straight To God.
Leigh shares Biblical principles and answers key questions that help you enjoy a closer, deeper and more fulfilling relationship with God, trade guilt, despair and frustration for joy, peace and hope all while you develop an unshakable faith in God.
In the Desperate Christian, you will exchange frantic anguish for a clear understanding that God is right next to you, leading you now when you listen. You will trade confusion and frustration for the realization that He is teaching you and guiding you to enjoy Him and to serve Him in fulfilling and exciting ways that far surpass what you could ever hope for, dream or imagine.
The Desperate Christian is a handbook for helping you develop this one-on-one relationship with God.
6 x 9 paperback cream, 164 pages
Publisher: Outskirts Press (Feb 28, 2011)
Genre: Religion / Inspirational
Kisses From God
In Kisses from God, Leigh conveys to readers that our greatest witness for God is our life spent in the enjoyment of Him and His creation. She delves into what it means to truly serve God and in order to do so, we must slow down in our daily lives. Through the book, readers learn that when you stop trying to improve and change yourself, and you give yourself and messes to God, then you will feel at peace and live with joy as He does the work for you. Follow along in Kisses from God to find peace and learn to live and enjoy the gifts from God now.
5.5 x 8.5 paperback cream, 202 pages
Publisher: Outskirts Press (Nov 20, 2013)
Genre: Religion / General
The Desperate Christian Study Guide and Workbook: Develop a Closer Relationship with God NOW!
In The Desperate Christian Study Guide and Workbook, you learn that the responsibility for an intimate relationship with God is up to you and God, because the relationship you seek is between you and God.
In this workbook, which the author designed to be used by itself or in conjunction with her book, The Desperate Christian, you discover the principles of faith that is vital to become closer to God. Leigh also explains the fundamentals of developing a personal relationship with God. The author creates lessons within that will help quickly improve your relationship with God.
7.5 x 9.25 paperback, 52 pages
Publisher: Outskirts Press (Apr 30, 2014
Genre: Bibles/Christian Standard Bible/ Children