Category: Book Review

Book Review: The Lady Glass by Anneka R. Walker

Book Review: The Lady Glass by Anneka R. Walker

Posted July 11, 2024 / 2 Comments

THE LADY GLASS by Anneka R. Walker SERIES: An Enchanted Regency Romance #3 GENRE: Historical/Regency Romance (Clean) PUBLISHER: Covenant Communications RELEASE DATE: July 9, 2024 PAGES: 333 Theresia Dvorak has nothing left of her parents—nothing save her dowry, a priceless crystal vase stolen and sold by her own stepmother. Theresia […]


Book Review: The Root of the Matter by Lynne Basham Tagawa

Book Review: The Root of the Matter by Lynne Basham Tagawa

Posted July 10, 2024 / 1 Comment

THE ROOT OF THE MATTER by Lynne Basham Tagawa SERIES: The American Puritans #1 GENRE: Time Travel/Historical Fiction (Christian) PUBLISHER: Blue Rock Press RELEASE DATE: July 13, 2024 PAGES: 312 She’s terrified. Time travel. The North Atlantic in winter. Which is worse? Geneva Fielding is a researcher in the Archives […]


Book Review (and a Giveaway!): I Am La Chiva! by Karol Hernández

Book Review (and a Giveaway!): I Am La Chiva! by Karol Hernández

Posted July 9, 2024 / 9 Comments

I AM LA CHIVA! by Karol Hernández ILLUSTRATOR: Lorena Alvarez Gómez GENRE: Children’s Multicultural Picture Book PUBLISHER: Dial Books RELEASE DATE: July 9, 2024 PAGES: 40 For fans of The Little Blue Truck, Red Truck and The Little Engine That Could, a rhyming ode to a colorful South American bus […]


Book Review: A is for Amish by Shelley Shepard Gray

Book Review: A is for Amish by Shelley Shepard Gray

Posted July 4, 2024 / 1 Comment

A IS FOR AMISH by Shelley Shepard Gray SERIES: Amish ABCS #1 GENRE: Contemporary/Amish Romance (Clean) PUBLISHER: Kensington Books RELEASE DATE: June 25, 2024 PAGES: 280 In a heartwarming new series from New York Times bestselling author Shelley Shepard Gray, four siblings take a genuine leap of faith when they […]


Book Review (and a Giveaway!): A Choice Considered by Tracie Peterson

Book Review (and a Giveaway!): A Choice Considered by Tracie Peterson

Posted July 2, 2024 / 29 Comments

A CHOICE CONSIDERED by Tracie Peterson SERIES: The Heart of Cheyenne #2 GENRE: Historical Western Romance (Christian) PUBLISHER: Bethany House RELEASE DATE: July 2, 2024 PAGES: 304 Love has a way of derailing even the most carefully laid plans. Melody Doyle has spent years following her father across the country […]


Book Review (and a Giveaway!): Until Our Time Comes by Nicole M. Miller

Book Review (and a Giveaway!): Until Our Time Comes by Nicole M. Miller

Posted July 1, 2024 / 12 Comments

UNTIL OUR TIME COMES by Nicole M Miller GENRE: Historical/WW2 Romance (Christian) PUBLISHER: Revell RELEASE DATE: July 2, 2024 PAGES: 366 American horse trainer Adia Kensington is living her dream of working at the famous Janów Podlaski stables in Poland, where they breed the best Arabian horses in the world. […]


Book Review (and a Giveaway!): Easier Dead Than Drawn by Bailee Abbott

Book Review (and a Giveaway!): Easier Dead Than Drawn by Bailee Abbott

Posted June 29, 2024 / 8 Comments

EASIER DEAD THAN DRAWN by Bailee Abbott SERIES: Paint By Murder Mysteries #3 GENRE: Cozy Mystery (Clean with mild language) PUBLISHER: Level Best Books RELEASE DATE: May 7, 2024 PAGES: 277 The Paint by Murder Mystery Series continues! When the town council hires Chloe Abbington’s close friend, famous wall muralist […]


Book Review: A Game Most Foul by Alison Gervais

Book Review: A Game Most Foul by Alison Gervais

Posted June 27, 2024 / 0 Comments

A GAME MOST FOUL by Alison Gervais GENRE: Young Adult Mystery/Paranormal (Clean) PUBLISHER: Blink RELEASE DATE: June 18, 2024 PAGES: 344 From award-winning YA author Alison Gervais comes a contemporary mystery about a teen writer determined to discover what happened to a missing classmate, who finds herself caught up with […]


Book Review: Yesterday Now and Always by Sara Beth Williams

Book Review: Yesterday Now and Always by Sara Beth Williams

Posted June 25, 2024 / 1 Comment

YESTERDAY NOW AND ALWAYS by Sara Beth Williams SERIES: A Trinity Lakes Romance #12 GENRE: Contemporary Romance (Christian) PUBLISHER: Independently Published RELEASE DATE: June 25, 2024 PAGES: 278 He never expected to fall in love with her all over again. After high school, Jake Monroe had the future all mapped […]


Book Review (and a Giveaway!): Truth Be Told by Patricia Raybon

Book Review (and a Giveaway!): Truth Be Told by Patricia Raybon

Posted June 23, 2024 / 62 Comments

TRUTH BE TOLD by Patricia Raybon SERIES: Annalee Spain Mysteries #3 GENRE: Historical Mystery (Christian) PUBLISHER: Tyndale House RELEASE DATE: June 11, 2024 PAGES: 416 Denver’s newest detective. A garden’s deadly secrets. On a lovely June night in 1924, amateur detective Annalee Spain is mingling bravely at a high-class political […]


Book Review: Bitter and Sweet by Rhonda McKnight

Book Review: Bitter and Sweet by Rhonda McKnight

Posted June 22, 2024 / 2 Comments

BITTER AND SWEET by Rhonda McKnight GENRE: Dual Timeline Southern Fiction PUBLISHER: Thomas Nelson RELEASE DATE: June 11, 2024 PAGES: 382 From the beloved author of The Thing About Home comes a dual timeline tale of family, grief, secrets, and the sweet redemption that lies within the bonds of sisterhood. […]


Book Review (and a Giveaway!): Not Finished Yet by Sharon Garlough Brown

Book Review (and a Giveaway!): Not Finished Yet by Sharon Garlough Brown

Posted June 21, 2024 / 10 Comments

NOT FINISHED YET: Trusting God With All My Feelings AUTHOR: Sharon Garlough Brown ILLUSTRATOR: Jessica Linn Evans GENRE: Children’s Picture Book (Christian) PUBLISHER: IVP Kids RELEASE DATE: May 21, 2024 PAGES: 36 Sometimes, you see, Wren and Gran didn’t paint flowers or clouds or birds or trees. Sometimes they painted […]


Book Review (and a Giveaway!): Toward the Dawn by Mary Connealy

Book Review (and a Giveaway!): Toward the Dawn by Mary Connealy

Posted June 19, 2024 / 41 Comments

TOWARD THE DAWN by Mary Connealy SERIES: A Western Light #2 GENRE: Historical Western Romance (Christian) PUBLISHER: Bethany House RELEASE DATE: June 18, 2024 PAGES: 304 Despite trials that threaten their path forward, hope dawns for a future filled with love. Kat Wadsworth and Sebastian Jones never imagined their lives […]


Book Review (and a Giveaway!): Her Part to Play by Jenny Erlingsson

Book Review (and a Giveaway!): Her Part to Play by Jenny Erlingsson

Posted June 18, 2024 / 17 Comments

HER PART TO PLAY by Jenny Erlingsson GENRE: Contemporary Romance (Christian) PUBLISHER: Revell RELEASE DATE: June 18, 2024 PAGES: 320 Desperate for extra income after her mother’s passing, Adanne accepts a last-minute job as a makeup artist for a movie filming in her small Alabama hometown. She’s working to save […]


Book Review (and a Giveaway!): Rocky Mountain Journey by Misty M. Beller

Book Review (and a Giveaway!): Rocky Mountain Journey by Misty M. Beller

Posted June 17, 2024 / 32 Comments

ROCKY MOUNTAIN JOURNEY by Misty M. Beller SERIES: Sisters of the Rockies #3 GENRE: Historical Western Romance (Christian) PUBLISHER: Bethany House RELEASE DATE: June 18, 2024 PAGES: 272 Faith Collins embarks on a perilous journey through the untamed wilderness of the Rocky Mountains in search of the Peigan Blackfoot woman […]


Series Review: FBI Strange Crimes Unit series by Jessica R. Patch

Series Review: FBI Strange Crimes Unit series by Jessica R. Patch

Posted June 16, 2024 / 3 Comments

Y’all. All three books in the FBI Strange Crimes Unit series by Jessica R Patch completely mesmerized me. I was glued to the pages and read them back to back because I could not stop. I love psychological thrillers, and Patch is a master at this genre! These books are […]


Book Review (and a Giveaway!): Born of Gilded Mountains by Amanda Dykes

Book Review (and a Giveaway!): Born of Gilded Mountains by Amanda Dykes

Posted June 15, 2024 / 52 Comments

BORN OF GILDED MOUNTAINS by Amanda Dykes GENRE: Historical/Friendship Fiction (Christian) PUBLISHER: Bethany House RELEASE DATE: June 18, 2024 PAGES: 384 A lost treasure. A riddled quest. The healing power of friendship. Legends are tucked into every fold of the Colorado mountains surrounding the quaint town of Mercy Peak, where […]


Book Review (and a Giveaway!): Home in a Lunchbox by Cherry Mo

Book Review (and a Giveaway!): Home in a Lunchbox by Cherry Mo

Posted June 13, 2024 / 17 Comments

HOME IN A LUNCHBOX by Cherry Mo GENRE: Children’s Picture Book PUBLISHER: Penguin Workshop RELEASE DATE: June 11, 2024 PAGES: 40 Cherry Mo’s stunning debut is about a young girl who immigrates to America and finds home in an unexpected place. When Jun moves from Hong Kong to America, the […]


Book Review: Katharine’s Remarkable Road Trip by Gail Ward Olmsted

Book Review: Katharine’s Remarkable Road Trip by Gail Ward Olmsted

Posted June 12, 2024 / 2 Comments

KATHARINE’S REMARKABLE ROAD TRIP by Gail Ward Olmsted GENRE: Biographical Fiction (Clean with mild language) PUBLISHER: Black Rose Writing RELEASE DATE: June 13, 2024 PAGES: 242 “Kate makes me want to take a road trip. She’s lovable and charming, and her voice… SO GOOD.” -Kerry Chaput, author of the Defying […]


Book Review (and a Giveaway!): Clover Covered Corpse by Jackie Layton

Book Review (and a Giveaway!): Clover Covered Corpse by Jackie Layton

Posted June 12, 2024 / 12 Comments

CLOVER COVERED CORPSE by Jackie Layton SERIES: Texas Flower Farmer Cozy Mysteries #2 GENRE: Cozy Mystery (Clean) PUBLISHER: Level Best Books RELEASE DATE: May 28, 2024 PAGES: 308 Emma Justice never imagines working at the farmers market on a normal Saturday morning will lead to her second murder investigation. When […]