Category: historical

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 […]


Top Ten Tuesday: Brought To You By The Number ONE

Top Ten Tuesday: Brought To You By The Number ONE

Posted July 8, 2024 / 18 Comments

Happy Tuesday! Today’s theme for Top Ten Tuesday (a weekly blog link-up hosted by That Artsy Reader Girl) is a throwback freebie, meaning we can either pick an earlier TTT topic we didn’t do or revisit a past TTT list that we did do. I decided to go back and […]


Book Review (and a Giveaway!): Meet Me at the Starlight by Rachel Hauck

Book Review (and a Giveaway!): Meet Me at the Starlight by Rachel Hauck

Posted July 8, 2024 / 31 Comments

MEET ME AT THE STARLIGHT by Rachel Hauck GENRE: Dual Timeline Romantic Women’s Fiction (Christian) PUBLISHER: Bethany House RELEASE DATE: July 2, 2024 PAGES: 373 “I was fully invested in these memorable characters who are as colorful as the iconic Starlight’s neon sign.”–Nancy Naigle, author of The Shell Collector “A […]


Author Interview (and a Giveaway!): Kit Hawthorne & Treason Trail

Author Interview (and a Giveaway!): Kit Hawthorne & Treason Trail

Posted July 6, 2024 / 6 Comments

Welcome to the Blog Tour for Treason Trail by Kit Hawthorne, hosted by JustRead Publicity Tours! I’m delighted to have Kit on the blog today to chat about her new book! TREASON TRAIL by Kit Hawthorne SERIES: Cape Fear Legacy #3 GENRE: Historical Romance (Clean) PUBLISHER: Independently Published RELEASE DATE: […]



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

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

Posted July 3, 2024 / 22 Comments

Welcome to the Takeover + Review Blitz for Toward the Dawn by Mary Connealy hosted by JustRead Publicity Tours! Keep reading for a fun excerpt! 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: […]


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 […]


Top Ten Tuesday: Purple Cover Love

Top Ten Tuesday: Purple Cover Love

Posted July 1, 2024 / 21 Comments

Happy Tuesday! Today’s theme for Top Ten Tuesday (a weekly blog link-up hosted by That Artsy Reader Girl) is “Books with My Favorite Color on the Cover”… and for me, that means a purple cover love post! Nothing quite draws me to a cover like purple or mountains… bonus points, […]


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. […]


July 2024 New Releases

July 2024 New Releases

Posted July 1, 2024 / 3 Comments

The year is still flying by and taking the summer with it (which is fine by me because I’ve been ready for fall since May lol), and this being July 1st means it’s time to look at a new month of new releases! There are 80 titles on this list […]


June 2024 In Review

June 2024 In Review

Posted June 30, 2024 / 4 Comments

Hello, reading friends! When I said back in my May in Review post that the heat had hit Atlanta, I had no idea how much hotter it would get. Ugh. So over summer. Bring on fall! As usual, the end of the month means it’s time for my June 2024 […]




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 […]


First Line Friday (week 399): The Warsaw Sisters

First Line Friday (week 399): The Warsaw Sisters

Posted June 20, 2024 / 8 Comments

Happy Friday & welcome to the First Line Friday link-up! It’s time to grab the book nearest to you and leave a comment with the first line. Today I’m delighted to feature the first line of The Warsaw Sisters by Amanda Barratt! Amanda is so sweet and her books are […]


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 Spotlight (and a Giveaway!): Coal Black Lies by Cindy K. Sproles

Book Spotlight (and a Giveaway!): Coal Black Lies by Cindy K. Sproles

Posted June 18, 2024 / 13 Comments

Welcome to the Blog + Review Tour for Coal Black Lies by Cindy K. Sproles, hosted by JustRead Publicity Tours! Keep reading for an excerpt! COAL BLACK LIES by Cindy K. Sproles GENRE: Historical Fiction (Christian) PUBLISHER: Kregel Publications RELEASE DATE: June 18, 2024 PAGES: 288 Believing the bitter lies […]


Top Ten-ish Tuesday: My Summer Reading List 2024

Top Ten-ish Tuesday: My Summer Reading List 2024

Posted June 18, 2024 / 7 Comments

Happy Tuesday! Today’s theme for Top Ten Tuesday (hosted by That Artsy Reader Girl) is my summer reading list for 2024. Last year, I got inspiration for this post from the fantastic summer reading program that my local library system had when I was growing up in northern Illinois. Instead […]


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 […]