Top Ten Tuesday: Some of My Fave First Lines

Top Ten Tuesday: Some of My Fave First Lines

Posted May 26, 2020 / 9 Comments

Happy Tuesday! Today for Top Ten Tuesday we’re discussing some of our fave opening lines – which has me dealing with even more day confusion than the pandemic already does because usually I’m talking about first lines on First Line Fridays! But nonetheless, we’re talking about fave first lines today […]


Guest Post (and a Giveaway!): Suzanne Trauth & Killing Time

Guest Post (and a Giveaway!): Suzanne Trauth & Killing Time

Posted May 26, 2020 / 3 Comments

Please join me in welcoming author Suzanne Trauth to the blog today, chatting about her new cozy mystery Killing Time and how her readers have influenced the Dodie O’Dell series! KILLING TIME SERIES: A Dodie O’Dell Mystery #6 GENRE: Cozy Mystery PUBLISHER: Lyrical Press RELEASE DATE: June 2, 2020 PAGES: […]


Summer Book Lovin’

Summer Book Lovin’

Posted May 25, 2020 / 8 Comments

Happy Memorial Day, dear readers! This traditionally marks the unofficial kickoff to summer, and for me summer means reading inside with the air conditioning on full blast… much like every other season (though I do turn on the heat instead in winter lol). But for a lot of you, summer […]


Some Goodreads Giveaways & Weekly Update for May 24

Some Goodreads Giveaways & Weekly Update for May 24

Posted May 24, 2020 / 0 Comments

Happy Sunday! Here are the Goodreads giveaways ending the week of May 24 that I thought might be of interest to y’all. Best of luck to each of you! 🙂 As always, clicking on the covers will take you to the giveaways and neither myself nor my blog are in […]



First Line Friday (and a Giveaway!): Secrets of the Treasure King

First Line Friday (and a Giveaway!): Secrets of the Treasure King

Posted May 22, 2020 / 13 Comments

Happy Friday! And welcome to First Line Friday, hosted by Hoarding Books!!! Since it’s Friday, it’s time to grab the book nearest to you and leave a comment with the first line. Today, I’m featuring the first line of Secrets of the Treasure King by Terry Ambrose. and the first […]



Book Review: Murder in the Wine Country by Janet Finsilver

Book Review: Murder in the Wine Country by Janet Finsilver

Posted May 20, 2020 / 1 Comment

MURDER IN THE WINE COUNTRY SERIES: A Kelly Jackson Mystery #6 GENRE: Cozy Mystery PUBLISHER: Lyrical Underground RELEASE DATE: April 28, 2020 PAGES: 178 Weeding out killers wasn’t part of the job description… Kelly Jackson, manager of the Redwood Cove Bed and Breakfast, is excited to participate in an event […]


Guest Post (and a Giveaway!): Kara Leigh Miller & Perfectly Imperfect

Guest Post (and a Giveaway!): Kara Leigh Miller & Perfectly Imperfect

Posted May 19, 2020 / 25 Comments

Please join me in welcoming author Kara Leigh Miller to the blog today to chat about her favorite writing space! Plus we’re celebrating today’s release of her newest novel, Perfectly Imperfect! PERFECTLY IMPERFECT GENRE: Young Adult Fiction PUBLISHER: Anaiah Press RELEASE DATE: May 19, 2020 PAGES: 228 Isabelle Carson is charging […]


Top Ten Tuesday: Why I Love Heroes On Book Covers

Top Ten Tuesday: Why I Love Heroes On Book Covers

Posted May 19, 2020 / 28 Comments

Happy Tuesday! Today’s theme for Top Ten Tuesday is ‘Reasons I Love … ‘ so I decided (with a little help from my book sisters) to talk about why I love heroes being featured on book covers. For many years in the genre I spend the most time in (Christian […]


Book Review (and a Giveaway!): A Deadly Inside Scoop by Abby Collette

Book Review (and a Giveaway!): A Deadly Inside Scoop by Abby Collette

Posted May 18, 2020 / 14 Comments

A DEADLY INSIDE SCOOP SERIES: An Ice Cream Parlor Mystery #1 GENRE: Cozy Mystery PUBLISHER: Berkley Books RELEASE DATE: May 12, 2020 PAGES: 384 This book kicks off a charming cozy mystery series set in an ice cream shop–with a fabulous cast of quirky characters. Recent MBA grad Bronwyn Crewse […]


Some Goodreads Giveaways and Weekly Update for May 17

Some Goodreads Giveaways and Weekly Update for May 17

Posted May 17, 2020 / 0 Comments

Happy Sunday! Here are the Goodreads giveaways ending the week of May 17 that I thought might be of interest to y’all. Best of luck to each of you! 🙂 As always, clicking on the covers will take you to the giveaways and neither myself nor my blog are in […]


Author Interview (and a Giveaway!): Renée Lichtenhan & Violet

Author Interview (and a Giveaway!): Renée Lichtenhan & Violet

Posted May 16, 2020 / 13 Comments

Please join me in welcoming author Renée Lichtenhan to the blog today to chat about her recent release, Violet! Renée Lichtenhan’s “I Am Girl” novels grew out of years of working with children. Renée loves their open minds, hearts, and souls. She writes engaging books to encourage faith and virtue […]


Guest Post (and a Giveaway!): Beth Troy & Lu

Guest Post (and a Giveaway!): Beth Troy & Lu

Posted May 15, 2020 / 12 Comments

Welcome to my stop on the Blog Tour & Giveaway for Lu by Beth Troy, hosted by JustRead Publicity Tours! This book is, hands down, one of the BEST & most unique debut novels that I’ve ever read! Title: Lu Author: Beth Troy Publisher: Kingsbury Publishing Release Date: June 21, […]


First Line Friday (and a Giveaway!): The Story Hunter

First Line Friday (and a Giveaway!): The Story Hunter

Posted May 15, 2020 / 19 Comments

Happy Friday! And welcome to First Line Friday, hosted by Hoarding Books!!! Since it’s Friday, it’s time to grab the book nearest to you and leave a comment with the first line. Today, I’m featuring the first line of The Story Hunter by Lindsay A. Franklin, currently on tour with […]


Book Review (and a Giveaway!): Alaskan Dreams by Beth Carpenter

Book Review (and a Giveaway!): Alaskan Dreams by Beth Carpenter

Posted May 15, 2020 / 24 Comments

Alaskan Dreams, On Tour with Prism Book Tours Welcome to my tour stop! The author is also running a scavenger hunt with an additional giveaway. Grab a clue from each stop on the tour (including mine below) and enter it here. ALASKAN DREAMS SERIES: Northern Lights #6 GENRE: Contemporary “Clean” Romance PUBLISHER: […]


Guest Post (and a Giveaway!): Maggie Platt & Kingdom Above the Cloud

Guest Post (and a Giveaway!): Maggie Platt & Kingdom Above the Cloud

Posted May 14, 2020 / 3 Comments

Welcome to my stop on the Blog Tour & Giveaway for Kingdom Above the Cloud by Maggie Platt, hosted by JustRead Publicity Tours! Title: Kingdom Above the Cloud Series: Tales from Adia #1 Author: Maggie Platt Publisher: Ambassador International Release Date: April 17, 2020 Genre: Young Adult Fantasy What if […]



Guest Post: Kim Vogel Sawyer & Unveiling the Past

Guest Post: Kim Vogel Sawyer & Unveiling the Past

Posted May 12, 2020 / 6 Comments

Please join me in welcoming author Kim Vogel Sawyer to the blog today to chat about her new book, Unveiling the Past, which releases TODAY! Happy book birthday, Kim! UNVEILING THE PAST SERIES: Bringing Maggie Home #2 GENRE: Inspirational Contemporary Fiction PUBLISHER: WaterBrook RELEASE DATE: May 12, 2020 PAGES: 352 Mysteries, […]


Book Review (and a Giveaway!): A Love So True by Delaney Cameron

Book Review (and a Giveaway!): A Love So True by Delaney Cameron

Posted May 12, 2020 / 23 Comments

A Love So True, On Tour with Prism Book Tours A LOVE SO TRUE SERIES: The Billionaires of Sawgrass #3 GENRE: Contemporary (Clean) Romance PUBLISHER: Wisteria Press RELEASE DATE: March 16, 2020 PAGES: 200 She thinks of him as a friend. He’s loved her since high school. She’s holding on to […]