Category: Shelley Shepard Gray

Jun 20
Book Spotlight (and Signed Tote Giveaway!): An Amish Summer & Sweetbriar Cottage

Book Spotlight (and Signed Tote Giveaway!): An Amish Summer & Sweetbriar Cottage

Amish, Christian, contemporary, Denise Hunter, giveaway, romance, Shelley Shepard Gray 80

“Stories make us more alive, more human, more courageous, more loving.” -Madeleine L’Engle When I think of summer and books, I think of picnics and fresh fruit/veggies and reading the day away. (As long as the picnic is indoors. Because air conditioning.) HarperCollins Christian Publishing has the perfect tote to… Read more »

Oct 04
Top Ten Tuesday: Villains Who Kept Me Guessing

Top Ten Tuesday: Villains Who Kept Me Guessing

Brandilyn Collins, Carrie Stuart Parks, Colleen Coble, Dani Pettrey, Deb Richardson-Moore, Irene Hannon, Lynette Eason, mystery/suspense, Patricia Bradley, Shelley Shepard Gray, Terri Blackstock, Top Ten Tuesday 27

This week’s Top Ten Tuesday theme is “All About Villains” and to be honest I struggled with a topic idea for this one. I don’t have a plethora of favorite villains. In fact, I can’t think of any off the top of my head… unless they end up NOT being… Read more »

Aug 16
Top Ten Tuesday: Books Set in Kentucky

Top Ten Tuesday: Books Set in Kentucky

Andrea Boeshaar, Ann H. Gabhart, Bill Higgs, Carrie Stuart Parks, Christian, Kentucky, Laura Frantz, Lynn Austin, Shelley Shepard Gray, Top Ten Tuesday, Virginia Smith 59

Welcome to another edition of Top Ten Tuesday! This week’s theme is books in a particular setting, so I chose my beautiful Kentucky home. I’ve lived here since I was a freshman in high school and I have absolutely fallen in love with its rolling hills, bluegrass, old stone fences,… Read more »

Jul 26
Top Ten Tuesday: The Book Made Me Do It

Top Ten Tuesday: The Book Made Me Do It

Carla Laureano, Dani Pettrey, Deeanne Gist, Hope Toler Dougherty, Irene Hannon, Karen Witemeyer, Katarina Bivald, Lynn Cahoon, Michelle Connell, Pepper Basham, Shelley Shepard Gray, Top Ten Tuesday 43

This week’s topic for Top Ten Tuesday is going to be fun to follow around amongst all the different blogs and see what everyone else posted. We’re talking about things that books have made us want to do – and by association the books that have inspired us to do… Read more »

Jun 14
Top Ten Tuesday: Most Anticipated Book Releases Summer 2016 – Historical Fiction

Top Ten Tuesday: Most Anticipated Book Releases Summer 2016 – Historical Fiction

Amber Lynn Perry, Brandy Vallance, coming soon, Dina L. Sleiman, historical, Joanne Bischof, Karen Witemeyer, Kristi Ann Hunter, Kristy Cambron, Laurie Alice Eakes, Mary Connealy, Melissa Jagears, Most Anticipated Summer 2016, Myra Johnson, Shelley Shepard Gray, Sondra Kraak, Top Ten Tuesday, Vickie McDonough 88

Yesterday, I talked about the contemporary fiction new releases that I’m most looking forward to this summer.  Today, for Top Ten Tuesday, I’m looking at my most anticipated historical fiction new releases for June, July, and August. Technically, the bloggers over at The Broke & The Bookish said to do the… Read more »

May 31
Top Ten Tuesday: Beach Reads 2016

Top Ten Tuesday: Beach Reads 2016

Carla Laureano, Cynthia Ruchti, Dana Mentink, Dawn Crandall, Jennifer Rodewald, Julie Lessman, Laura McNeill, Lori Benton, Normandie Fischer, Pepper Basham, Rachel McMillan, Sandra Orchard, Sarah Monzon, Shelley Shepard Gray, Terri Blackstock, Top Ten Tuesday 57

  Hi everyone! We are kicking off summer today on Top Ten Tuesday with our lists of beach reads! After last week’s atrociously difficult prompt for which I was only to come up with an embarrassing FOUR books (it still hurts a little), I have gone above and beyond this… Read more »

May 17
That Worked Out Well (or… Books I Picked Up On a Whim and Loved)

That Worked Out Well (or… Books I Picked Up On a Whim and Loved)

Colleen Coble, Dani Pettrey, Deeanne Gist, Denise Hunter, Julie Klassen, Kate Breslin, Laura Frantz, Lynn Austin, Melanie Dickerson, Patricia Davids, Shelley Shepard Gray, Tamera Alexander, Top Ten Tuesday 19

Welcome, one and all, to another edition of Top Ten Tuesday – a blog linkup hosted each week by The Broke and the Bookish. This week’s topic is about those books we’ve picked up on a whim. Not the books we’ve chosen based on someone else’s recommendations or maybe not… Read more »

Mar 08
Top Ten Tuesday: Behind Every Main Character

Top Ten Tuesday: Behind Every Main Character

Becky Wade, Cathleen Armstrong, Christian, Irene Hannon, J.K. Rowling, Jennifer Beckstrand, Laura Frantz, Margaret Brownley, Mary Connealy, Shelley Shepard Gray, Susan Mallery, Top Ten Tuesday 61

Follow my blog with Bloglovin This week on Top Ten Tuesday, we are talking about characters.  Technically the topic is about those characters that a) you alone dislike or b) you alone love.  But I kinda did that already (last year), so I decided to talk instead about those secondary… Read more »

Dec 17
Best Books of 2015: Amish Fiction

Best Books of 2015: Amish Fiction

Amish, Best Books 2015, Christian, Jennifer Beckstrand, Kathleen Fuller, Olivia Newport, Patricia Davids, Shelley Shepard Gray, Vannetta Chapman 14

It’s that time of year when everyone is making lists and checking them twice. Some are finding out who has been naughty and who has been nice. Some are making sure those in their circles of gifting know what they want for Christmas.

Here at Reading Is My SuperPower, I’m making lists too! Every day this week will feature the best books I read in 2015 from different genres.