Wade Rouse is the bestselling author of seven books, including his latest novel, The Hope Chest, which launched in March, 2018, and The Charm Bracelet, which came out in paperback in January, 2018. To date, the novels, written under the pen name Viola Shipman, have been translated into over a dozen languages and resonated with readers world-wide. Wade chose his grandmother’s name as his pen to pay tribute to the woman whose heirlooms, lessons and love inspire his fiction and inspired him to become a writer and the person he is today.
Wade's work has been selected multiple times as a Must-Read by NBC’s Today Show, featured on Chelsea Lately on E!, and has been chosen three times by the nation's independent booksellers as an Indie Next Pick.
May 17, 2019
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