Category: historical

Cover Reveal: A Lady of Conscience by Mimi Matthews

Cover Reveal: A Lady of Conscience by Mimi Matthews

Posted April 10, 2024 / 2 Comments

Today, I’m delighted to bring you the cover reveal for A Lady of Conscience by Mimi Matthews! She is one of my favorite authors for clean-but-super-swoony historical romance, and this cover is SO PRETTY, y’all! SERIES: Somerset Stories #5 GENRE: Historical Victorian Romance (Clean) PUBLISHER: Perfectly Proper Press RELEASE DATE: […]



Top Ten Tuesday: Books Set in the Roaring Twenties

Top Ten Tuesday: Books Set in the Roaring Twenties

Posted April 8, 2024 / 11 Comments

Happy Tuesday! Today’s theme for Top Ten Tuesday (hosted by That Artsy Reader Girl) is a freebie so I decided to look at books set in the Roaring Twenties. I used to think that I didn’t like reading books set in this era but over the last few years I’ve […]



Book Review (and a Giveaway!): These Tangled Threads by Sarah Loudin Thomas

Book Review (and a Giveaway!): These Tangled Threads by Sarah Loudin Thomas

Posted April 4, 2024 / 38 Comments

THESE TANGLED THREADS by Sarah Loudin Thomas A Novel of Biltmore GENRE: Historical Fiction (Christian) PUBLISHER: Bethany House RELEASE DATE: April 2, 2024 PAGES: 362 Seven years ago, a hidden betrayal scattered three young friends living in the shadow of Biltmore Estate. Now, when Biltmore Industries master weaver Lorna Blankenship […]



Top Ten Tuesday: Books With Rain in the Title

Top Ten Tuesday: Books With Rain in the Title

Posted April 1, 2024 / 17 Comments

Happy Tuesday! April Showers bring … well, in today’s Top Ten Tuesday post they bring books with rain in the title. I honestly thought I had done this topic already but after searching my posts, I only found a rainy day cover love post and one on stormy book titles. […]


April 2024 New Releases

April 2024 New Releases

Posted April 1, 2024 / 4 Comments

And just like that, it’s April! Spring is in the air (and so is the pollen haha) and once again we’re entering into a new month of fabulous new books. Can someone just stop time for a bit so I can read all. the. books? Please? There are 103 titles […]


Book Review: What the Mountains Remember by Joy Callaway

Book Review: What the Mountains Remember by Joy Callaway

Posted April 1, 2024 / 4 Comments

WHAT THE MOUNTAINS REMEMBER by Joy Callaway GENRE: Historical Fiction (Clean) PUBLISHER: Harper Muse RELEASE DATE: April 2, 2024 PAGES: 366 At this wondrous resort, secrets can easily be hidden in plain sight when the eye is trained on beauty. April 1913—Belle Newbold hasn’t seen mountains for seven years—since her […]


March 2024 In Review

March 2024 In Review

Posted March 31, 2024 / 8 Comments

Hello, dear readers! I hope you are having a blessed & worshipful Easter weekend. The end of the month means it’s time for my March 2024 in Review post where I look at the books I read and reviewed this past month. I read a lot of mysteries this month, […]



First Line Friday (week 386): To Speak His Name

First Line Friday (week 386): To Speak His Name

Posted March 21, 2024 / 10 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 To Speak His Name by Tara Johnson. Isn’t that cover so eye-catching?!! I haven’t […]


Book Review (and a Giveaway!): A Noble Scheme by Roseanna M. White

Book Review (and a Giveaway!): A Noble Scheme by Roseanna M. White

Posted March 19, 2024 / 44 Comments

A NOBLE SCHEME by Roseanna M. White SERIES: The Imposters #2 GENRE: Historical Romance (Christian) PUBLISHER: Bethany House RELEASE DATE: March 19, 2024 PAGES: 349 In the opulent and perilous world of high society’s most elite–and most dangerous–families, two investigators must set aside their broken hearts to uncover the truth. […]


Top Ten Tuesday: Spring 2024 Cover Love

Top Ten Tuesday: Spring 2024 Cover Love

Posted March 18, 2024 / 15 Comments

Happy Tuesday! Today’s theme for Top Ten Tuesday (hosted by That Artsy Reader Girl) is all about our Spring 2024 TBR lists but there’s no way I can limit that to 10 or any reasonable number lol. I’m already scheduled to review over 40 books between now & the end […]


Book Review: More Than Grit by Gretchen A. Carlson

Book Review: More Than Grit by Gretchen A. Carlson

Posted March 18, 2024 / 19 Comments

MORE THAN GRIT by Gretchen A. Carlson GENRE: Middle Grade/Young Adult Historical Fiction (Christian) PUBLISHER: Independently Published RELEASE DATE: July 15, 2022 PAGES: 239 When do secrets become lies? When is grit not enough? A story of broken lives and deep friendships, inspired by true events in 1939, when the […]


Book Review (and a Giveaway!): Set in Stone by Kimberley Woodhouse

Book Review (and a Giveaway!): Set in Stone by Kimberley Woodhouse

Posted March 13, 2024 / 29 Comments

SET IN STONE by Kimberley Woodhouse SERIES: Treasures of the Earth #2 GENRE: Historical Romance/Suspense (Christian) PUBLISHER: Bethany House RELEASE DATE: March 12, 2024 PAGES: 328 A dangerous scheme could bury their long-held dreams forever. . . . From the time she was little, Martha Jankowski has been digging in […]


Cover Reveal: Moonlight on the Mississippi by Stephenia H. McGee

Cover Reveal: Moonlight on the Mississippi by Stephenia H. McGee

Posted March 12, 2024 / 5 Comments

Today, I’m delighted to bring you the cover reveal for Moonlight on the Mississippi by Stephenia H. McGee! I LOVED the first book in this series and I can’t wait to read this one too! SERIES: River Romances #2 GENRE: Historical Romance (Christian) PUBLISHER: Independently Published RELEASE DATE: June 11, […]


Book Review (and a Giveaway!): If the Boot Fits by Karen Witemeyer

Book Review (and a Giveaway!): If the Boot Fits by Karen Witemeyer

Posted March 11, 2024 / 81 Comments

IF THE BOOT FITS by Karen Witemeyer SERIES: Texas Ever After #2 GENRE: Historical Western Romance/Retelling (Christian) PUBLISHER: Bethany House RELEASE DATE: March 12, 2024 PAGES: 361 One fateful night will change their destinies forever. . . Convinced that his stepmother and half brothers have been wrongfully evicted by cattle […]


Author Interview: Terri Wangard & Seashells in My Pocket

Author Interview: Terri Wangard & Seashells in My Pocket

Posted March 11, 2024 / 5 Comments

Please join me in welcoming author Terri Wangard to the blog today to talk about her new historical romance Seashells in My Pocket! Terri Wangard grew up in Green Bay, Wisconsin, during the Lombardi Glory Years. Her first Girl Scout badge was the Writer. These days she is writing historical […]