Category: historical

Sep 06
Review: The Mistress of Tall Acre by Laura Frantz |New Release

Review: The Mistress of Tall Acre by Laura Frantz |New Release

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History, romance, and suspense all combine with Laura Frantz’s poetic writing style to bring readers another captivating novel filled with characters that quickly become the dearest of friends. The American Revolution is finally over, and Sophie Menzies is starved for good news. When her nearest neighbor, General Seamus Ogilvy, finally… Read more »

Aug 20
Author Interview (Plus a Giveaway!): Kate Breslin **CLOSED**

Author Interview (Plus a Giveaway!): Kate Breslin **CLOSED**

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I am extremely honored and excited to have award-winning author Kate Breslin stop by the blog today!! I count both of her books among my very favorites, the kind that linger with you long after you’ve finished reading.  Beautifully crafted with stunning twists and vivid characters, Kate’s novels are exactly… Read more »

Aug 19
Review: Irish Meadows (Courage to Dream #1) by Susan Anne Mason  (Plus a Giveaway!)

Review: Irish Meadows (Courage to Dream #1) by Susan Anne Mason (Plus a Giveaway!)

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A beautiful and touching debut with the right amount of humor and romance, Irish Meadows (Bethany House, July 2015) settles nicely into its own place on the bookshelves of this genre’s fans. Faced with an uncertain future, sometimes all you have left is the courage to dream. Brianna and Colleen O’Leary know their… Read more »

Aug 15
Review: The Homestead Brides Collection

Review: The Homestead Brides Collection

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You may have noticed there’s no author listed in the title of this post (as in “Review: The Homestead Brides Collection by…”). That’s because NINE authors contributed to this collection and, if there isn’t a word limit on titles yet, there would be after I’d included them all 🙂 Through nine historical romance… Read more »

Aug 01
Review: In Good Company (A Class of Their Own #2) by Jen Turano |New Release

Review: In Good Company (A Class of Their Own #2) by Jen Turano |New Release

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Welcome to this week’s Favorites Friday post! Yes, I’m quite aware that today is Saturday. Details schmeetails. The truth of the matter is that I fully intended to write this review yesterday and circumstances beyond my control prevented it. Namely… I have to work for a living lol.  But books… Read more »

Jul 30
Review: After A Fashion (A Class Of Their Own #1) by Jen Turano

Review: After A Fashion (A Class Of Their Own #1) by Jen Turano

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When you read a book by Jen Turano, prepare to alternately laugh and swoon.  Sometimes you skip the “alternately” clause and head straight for “simultaneously”.  During the course of the book, you may also find yourself holding your breath, biting your nails, flailing dramatically, and grinning.  So much grinning. Miss… Read more »

Jul 23
Review: Among the Fair Magnolias by Dorothy Love, Tamera Alexander, Elizabeth Musser, and Shelley Gray |New Release

Review: Among the Fair Magnolias by Dorothy Love, Tamera Alexander, Elizabeth Musser, and Shelley Gray |New Release

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Come on out to my front porch with me, grab a glass of lemonade or swee’tea (because of course that’s how we say it down here), and practice your best southern drawl. You may want a fan of some sort too because it’s hotter than blue blazes. If right about… Read more »