Category: contemporary

Book Excerpt (and a Giveaway!): Following the Evidence by Lynn Shannon

Book Excerpt (and a Giveaway!): Following the Evidence by Lynn Shannon

Posted July 8, 2020 / 5 Comments

Welcome to the Blog Blitz & Giveaway for Following the Evidence by Lynn Shannon, hosted by JustRead Publicity Tours! Title: Following the Evidence Author: Lynn Shannon Publisher: Love Inspired Suspense Release Date: July 7, 2020 Genre: Inspirational Romantic Suspense Bringing a tracking dog to town put her in a killer’s […]


Book Review: A Springtime Heart by Marta Perry

Book Review: A Springtime Heart by Marta Perry

Posted July 8, 2020 / 2 Comments

A SPRINGTIME HEART SERIES: The Promise Glen #2 GENRE: Amish Romance PUBLISHER: Berkley RELEASE DATE: July 7, 2020 PAGES: 283 A second chance at love blooms in the quaint Amish community of Promise Glen, from national bestselling author Marta Perry. Dorcas Beiler’s reckless teenage years are far behind her. She’s […]


Top Ten Tuesday: Authors I’ve Read The Most (5 Years Later)

Top Ten Tuesday: Authors I’ve Read The Most (5 Years Later)

Posted July 7, 2020 / 15 Comments

Happy Tuesday! Today on Top Ten Tuesday, we’re revisiting a topic we did five years ago – ‘the authors I’ve read the most’. Back in 2015, that was one of the first TTT posts that I did, so it’s been super fun to see how my reading habits & authors […]


Author Interview (and a Giveaway!): Shawn Smucker & These Nameless Things

Author Interview (and a Giveaway!): Shawn Smucker & These Nameless Things

Posted July 6, 2020 / 8 Comments

Delighted to be hosting Shawn Smucker on the blog today to chat about his new book These Nameless Things! Shawn Smucker is the author of the award-winning novel, Light from Distant Stars, the young adult novels The Day the Angels Fell and The Edge of Over There, and the memoir Once We Were Strangers. He […]


First Line Friday (and a Giveaway!): A Father’s Promise

First Line Friday (and a Giveaway!): A Father’s Promise

Posted July 3, 2020 / 15 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 A Father’s Promise by Mindy Obenhaus, currently on tour with JustRead […]


Guest Post (and a Giveaway!): Ophelia London & Never An Amish Bride

Guest Post (and a Giveaway!): Ophelia London & Never An Amish Bride

Posted July 2, 2020 / 10 Comments

Welcome to the Blog Tour & Giveaway for Never an Amish Bride by Ophelia London, hosted by JustRead Publicity Tours! I’m delighted to welcome Opehlia to the blog today to chat about some of her fave books! Title: Never an Amish Bride Series: Honey Brook #1 Author: Ophelia London Publisher: […]


Author Interview (and a Giveaway!): Marissa Shrock & Deadly Hideaway

Author Interview (and a Giveaway!): Marissa Shrock & Deadly Hideaway

Posted July 1, 2020 / 6 Comments

Please join me in welcoming Marissa Shrock to the blog today to chat about her new mystery Deadly Hideaway! Marissa Shrock is a survivor of many awkward blind dates and many years of teaching middle school. Both provide excellent inspiration for her fictional yarns. Since childhood, she’s loved to read […]


Top Ten Tuesday: Upcoming Debut Novels I’m Excited About

Top Ten Tuesday: Upcoming Debut Novels I’m Excited About

Posted June 30, 2020 / 12 Comments

Happy Tuesday! Today for Top Ten Tuesday I’m talking about upcoming debut novels I’m really excited about for the last half of 2020! There is such a great batch coming up in Mid & Late 2020! amazon affiliate link used Rocky Mountain Revenge by Rhonda Starnes June 1, 2020 // […]



Book Review: Gift From Above by Rachel J. Good

Book Review: Gift From Above by Rachel J. Good

Posted June 27, 2020 / 3 Comments

GIFT FROM ABOVE SERIES: Sisters & Friends #3 GENRE: Inspirational Amish Romance PUBLISHER: Amish Hearth & Home RELEASE DATE: March 31, 2018 PAGES: 206 Sarah Esh’s peaceful life turns upside down one afternoon when a parachutist crash-lands on her family’s farm. The stranger insists his life is in danger and […]


Book Spotlight (and Giveaway Info): Secondhand Cowboy by Lacy Williams

Book Spotlight (and Giveaway Info): Secondhand Cowboy by Lacy Williams

Posted June 27, 2020 / 6 Comments

SECONDHAND COWBOY by Lacy Williams SERIES: Sutter’s Hollow #2 GENRE: Inspirational Contemporary Romance PUBLISHER: Lacy Williams Books LLC RELEASE DATE: June 23, 2020 PAGES: 250 She’s everything they told him he couldn’t have. She’s the only thing that makes him whole. He’s going back to Sutter’s Hollow? Bad idea. Never […]



Book Review (and a Giveaway!): The River Beautiful by Andrea Carmen

Book Review (and a Giveaway!): The River Beautiful by Andrea Carmen

Posted June 26, 2020 / 17 Comments

THE RIVER BEAUTIFUL GENRE: Inspirational Romantic Suspense PUBLISHER: Celebrate Lit Publishing RELEASE DATE: May 16, 2020 PAGES: 258 A difficult past. A strange letter. An unsolved mystery. Someone is following Lena, mapping her every move. Where strength can be weakness and vulnerability-an asset, the greatest danger that threatens Lena may […]


Author Interview (and a Giveaway!): Forever Home by Amy Grochowski

Author Interview (and a Giveaway!): Forever Home by Amy Grochowski

Posted June 26, 2020 / 26 Comments

Welcome to the Blog + Review Tour & Giveaway for Forever Home by Amy Grochowski, hosted by JustRead Publicity Tours! I’m delighted to welcome Amy to the blog for a chat! Title: Forever Home by Amy Grochowski Series: Amish Dreams on Prince Edward Island #1 Publisher: Ambassador International Release Date: […]


First Line Friday (and a Giveaway!): Coming Home to Maverick

First Line Friday (and a Giveaway!): Coming Home to Maverick

Posted June 26, 2020 / 9 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 Coming Home to Maverick by Sophia Summers, currently on tour with […]



Book Review (and a Giveaway!): A Cowgirl’s Dream by Edith Mackenzie

Book Review (and a Giveaway!): A Cowgirl’s Dream by Edith Mackenzie

Posted June 25, 2020 / 19 Comments

A Cowgirl’s Dream, On Tour with Prism Book Tours A COWGIRL’S DREAM SERIES: Barrels & Hearts #1 GENRE: Contemporary (Clean) Romance RELEASE DATE: June 24, 2020 PAGES: 154 An Aussie cowgirl far from home. A handsome Brazilian bull rider. Can they have a rodeo love story of their dreams? Frankie […]


Author Interview (and a Giveaway!): Jennifer Slattery & Building a Family

Author Interview (and a Giveaway!): Jennifer Slattery & Building a Family

Posted June 22, 2020 / 23 Comments

Please join me in welcoming the delightful Jennifer Slattery to the blog today to chat about her new Love Inspired romance, Building a Family! Jennifer Slattery is a writer and national speaker who has addressed women’s groups, church groups, Bible studies, and other writers across the nation. She hosts the Faith […]


First Line Friday (week 198): Deadly Connection

First Line Friday (week 198): Deadly Connection

Posted June 19, 2020 / 15 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 Deadly Connection by Jennifer Pierce! (It comes out in October, but […]


Book Spotlight (and a Giveaway!): eXtreme Blindside by Leslea Wahl

Book Spotlight (and a Giveaway!): eXtreme Blindside by Leslea Wahl

Posted June 18, 2020 / 5 Comments

Welcome to the Blog + Review Tour & Giveaway for eXtreme Blindside by Leslea Wahl, hosted by JustRead Publicity Tours! Title: eXtreme Blindside Author: Leslea Wahl Publisher: Pauline Books and Media Release Date: December 1, 2019 Genre: Young Adult Mystery After winning Olympic silver, teen snowboarder Jake Taylor is struggling […]