Category: historical

Cover Love: Spell the Month in Books – February 2021

Cover Love: Spell the Month in Books – February 2021

Posted February 24, 2021 / 3 Comments

Hi y’all! Happy Wednesday! I’ve seen this ‘spell the month in books’ challenge floating around the bookblogosphere but instead of using the books i plan to read in a specific month, I am doing a cover love post for books that released in that month – and how did it […]




Cover Reveal: Shiloh by Lori Benton

Cover Reveal: Shiloh by Lori Benton

Posted February 22, 2021 / 3 Comments

I’m SO EXCITED today to join with author Lori Benton to bring you the cover reveal for her new historical novel, Shiloh – the second installment in Lori’s Kindred duology!! I cannot wait for this book! SERIES: Kindred #2 GENRE: Inspirational Historical Fiction PUBLISHER: Tyndale House RELEASE DATE: October 5, 2021 […]


Book Review (and a Giveaway!): Forever Phoebe by Chalon Linton

Book Review (and a Giveaway!): Forever Phoebe by Chalon Linton

Posted February 19, 2021 / 26 Comments

FOREVER PHOEBE GENRE: Historical/Regency Romance (Clean & Wholesome) PUBLISHER: Covenant Communications RELEASE DATE: February 8, 2021 PAGES: 217 At the dignified age of eighteen, Phoebe Jamison knows she should behave in a manner befitting her station, as her three loving elder brothers often tease. Unfortunately, the lively young woman has […]


Guest Post (and a Giveaway!): A.L. Sowards & Of Sword and Shadow

Guest Post (and a Giveaway!): A.L. Sowards & Of Sword and Shadow

Posted February 16, 2021 / 13 Comments

Welcome to the Blog Tour for Of Sword and Shadow by A.L. Sowards, hosted by JustRead Publicity Tours! I’m excited to have the author here today to share about a song that reminds her of her characters. Title: Of Sword and Shadow Author: A. L. Sowards Publisher: Covenant Communications Release […]


Top Ten Tuesday: Purple, Green & Yellow Cover Love

Top Ten Tuesday: Purple, Green & Yellow Cover Love

Posted February 16, 2021 / 10 Comments

Happy Tuesday! Today’s Top Ten Tuesday theme, in honor of Mardi Gras, is books with purple, yellow, and/or green covers. While I don’t celebrate Mardi Gras, I do celebrate great covers and let me tell you – I had a very difficult time narrowing this list down. I started realizing […]


Author Interview (and a Giveaway!): Kathleen Denly & Sing in the Sunlight

Author Interview (and a Giveaway!): Kathleen Denly & Sing in the Sunlight

Posted February 15, 2021 / 43 Comments

Please join me in welcoming Kathleen Denly to the blog today to chat about her upcoming historical romance, Sing in the Sunlight! Kathleen Denly writes historical romance stories to entertain, encourage, and inspire readers toward a better understanding of our amazing God and how He sees us. Award winning author […]


KissingBooks 101: Call for Nominations (and a Giveaway!)

KissingBooks 101: Call for Nominations (and a Giveaway!)

Posted February 14, 2021 / 0 Comments

Hi dear readers! Happy Valentine’s Day! As you know, I usually do a KissingBooks 101 installment around this time of year (last year was the Love Stories giveaway). I’m obviously late in doing so this year, as lovingly pointed out to me yesterday by my book sister Beth. 😉 There […]


Book Review (and a Giveaway!): Roots of Wood and Stone by Amanda Wen

Book Review (and a Giveaway!): Roots of Wood and Stone by Amanda Wen

Posted February 12, 2021 / 21 Comments

ROOTS OF WOOD AND STONE SERIES: Sedgwick County Chronicles #1 GENRE: Inspirational Dual Timeline Romance PUBLISHER: Kregel RELEASE DATE: February 3, 2021 PAGES: 268 This historic home holds the keys to their destiny . . . and their hearts Abandoned at birth, her family roots a mystery, historical museum curator […]


First Line Friday (and a Giveaway!): The Lady in Residence

First Line Friday (and a Giveaway!): The Lady in Residence

Posted February 12, 2021 / 7 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 Lady in Residence by Allison Pittman, currently on tour with […]


Author Interview (and a Giveaway!): Amanda Wen & Roots of Wood and Stone

Author Interview (and a Giveaway!): Amanda Wen & Roots of Wood and Stone

Posted February 11, 2021 / 22 Comments

I am absolutely thrilled to welcome Amanda Wen to the blog today to chat about her debut novel, Roots of Wood and Stone! Amanda Wen is an award-winning writer of inspirational romance and split-time women’s fiction. She has placed first in multiple contests, including the 2017 Indiana Golden Opportunity Contest, […]


Guest Post (and a Giveaway!): Heidi Chiavaroli & The Orchard House

Guest Post (and a Giveaway!): Heidi Chiavaroli & The Orchard House

Posted February 10, 2021 / 30 Comments

I’m so excited to have Heidi Chiavaroli here today to share what writing fiction – including her new book The Orchard House – teaches her about redemption! THE ORCHARD HOUSE GENRE: Inspirational Dual Timeline Fiction PUBLISHER: Tyndale House RELEASE DATE: February 9, 2021 PAGES: 432 Award-winning author Heidi Chiavaroli transports […]




Guest Post (and a Giveaway!): Sarah Sundin & When Twilight Breaks

Guest Post (and a Giveaway!): Sarah Sundin & When Twilight Breaks

Posted February 6, 2021 / 38 Comments

Hooray! The fabulous Sarah Sundin is here today to share what drew her to write about the WW2 era & what we can learn from it today. WHEN TWILIGHT BREAKS GENRE: Inspirational Historical Romance PUBLISHER: Revell RELEASE DATE: February 2, 2021 PAGES: 372 Munich, 1938 Evelyn Brand is an American […]



Author Interview (and a Giveaway!): A Dance in Donegal by Jennifer Deibel

Author Interview (and a Giveaway!): A Dance in Donegal by Jennifer Deibel

Posted February 2, 2021 / 27 Comments

I am delighted today to welcome author Jennifer Deibel to the blog to chat about her debut novel, A Dance in Donegal! Jennifer Deibel is a middle school teacher whose work has appeared on (in)courage, on The Better Mom, in Missions Mosaic magazine, and others. With firsthand immersive experience abroad, […]


Cover Love: Spell the Month in Books – January 2021

Cover Love: Spell the Month in Books – January 2021

Posted January 27, 2021 / 9 Comments

Hi y’all! Happy Wednesday! (I think that’s the day it is… lol) I’ve seen this ‘spell the month in books’ challenge floating around the bookblogosphere but instead of using the books i plan to read in a specific month, I am going to do a cover love post for books […]


Top Ten Tuesday: New to Me Authors I Read & Loved in 2020

Top Ten Tuesday: New to Me Authors I Read & Loved in 2020

Posted January 26, 2021 / 15 Comments

Happy Tuesday! Today for Top Ten Tuesday I’m looking at new to me authors I read for the first time & loved in 2020! I actually had no trouble finding ten – 2020 was a good year for both debut authors & veteran authors I hadn’t read yet. I’m posting […]