Category: nonfiction

New Releases I’m Excited About: Late 2020 Non-Fiction

New Releases I’m Excited About: Late 2020 Non-Fiction

Posted August 30, 2020 / 1 Comment

Happy Sunday! We’re wrapping up our week-long preview of the fabulous books releasing from September-December 2020. Today we’re looking at Late 2020 Non-Fiction New Releases. Yes, I do in fact read non-fiction on occasion! 🙂 Here is the schedule of posts for the week so you can zero in on […]


Author Interview (and a Giveaway!): Suzanne Eller & JoyKeeper

Author Interview (and a Giveaway!): Suzanne Eller & JoyKeeper

Posted August 26, 2020 / 11 Comments

Please join me in welcoming Suzanne Eller to the blog today to chat about her new book, JoyKeeper! Suzanne (Suzie) Eller is a bestselling author, Intl. speaker, and co-host of More Than Small Talk podcast. She has been featured on numerous TV and media outlets such as Focus on the […]


Author Interview (and a Giveaway!): Kari Kampakis & Love Her Well

Author Interview (and a Giveaway!): Kari Kampakis & Love Her Well

Posted August 21, 2020 / 3 Comments

Welcome to the Blog Tour & Giveaway for Love Her Well by Kari Kampakis, hosted by JustRead Publicity Tours! I’m honored to have Kari on the blog today for a chat about her new book! Title: Love Her Well Author: Kari Kampakis Publisher: Thomas Nelson Release Date: August 18, 2020 […]


Book Review: How Sweet the Sound by Laura L. Smith

Book Review: How Sweet the Sound by Laura L. Smith

Posted August 9, 2020 / 3 Comments

HOW SWEET THE SOUND: The Power and Promise of 30 Beloved Hymns GENRE: Inspirational Nonfiction / Devotional PUBLISHER: Our Daily Bread Publishing RELEASE DATE: August 4, 2020 PAGES: 264 There are few sweeter moments than hearing the voices of multiple generations singing together. . . . Hymns do that. They […]



Guest Post (and a Giveaway!): Rachel McMillan & Dream, Plan, and Go

Guest Post (and a Giveaway!): Rachel McMillan & Dream, Plan, and Go

Posted July 30, 2020 / 33 Comments

I’m always delighted to host Rachel McMillan on the blog & today she’s chatting about her new nonfiction book, Dream, Plan and Go: A Travel Guide to Inspire Your Independent Adventure! DREAM, PLAN, AND GO GENRE: A Travel Guide to Inspire Your Independent Adventure! PUBLISHER: Harvest House RELEASE DATE: May […]



Guest Post: Jessica Smartt & Let Them Be Kids

Guest Post: Jessica Smartt & Let Them Be Kids

Posted June 19, 2020 / 0 Comments

Welcome to the Blog Tour & Giveaway for Let Them Be Kids by Jessica Smartt, hosted by JustRead Publicity Tours! Title: Let Them Be Kids Author: Jessica Smartt Publisher: Thomas Nelson Release Date: June 9, 2020 Genre: Christian Living/Parenting As every parent hopes to raise kids with good manners and […]



New Releases I’m Excited About: Mid 2020 Non-Fiction

New Releases I’m Excited About: Mid 2020 Non-Fiction

Posted May 10, 2020 / 0 Comments

Hi friends! We’ve officially come to the end of our look at all the delicious new books coming out this season! To finish up, I give you the Mid 2020 Non-Fiction New Releases that I’m excited about. I don’t read a lot of non-fiction but occasionally some titles do catch […]


Book Excerpt: Secrets of the Happy Soul by Katie Orr

Book Excerpt: Secrets of the Happy Soul by Katie Orr

Posted April 28, 2020 / 2 Comments

SECRETS OF THE HAPPY SOUL by Katie Orr GENRE: Christian Living PUBLISHER: Bethany House RELEASE DATE: March 31, 2020 PAGES: 256 Experience the Deep Delight You Were Made For How do some people do it? They rise above the circumstances and distractions of life and remain consistently happy. For the […]




New Releases I’m Excited About: Early 2020 Non-Fiction

New Releases I’m Excited About: Early 2020 Non-Fiction

Posted January 11, 2020 / 2 Comments

Hi friends! It’s time for a new season of new books! At the start of each new publishing season, I find myself buried a little deeper beneath my TBR pile (the term ‘pile’ is misleadingly small), and the early 2020 crop of new releases is positively magnificent. So long, all […]


My Fave Reads of 2019 (by genre)

My Fave Reads of 2019 (by genre)

Posted December 30, 2019 / 33 Comments

HAPPY NEW YEAR!! Saying goodbye to another year full of highs and lows and everything in between. There have been so many great books out this year (again!) but life prevented me from reading as much as I wanted to (again!) – I only read 158 books this year as […]


Book Spotlight (and a Giveaway!): The Faith of Queen Elizabeth by Dudley Delffs

Book Spotlight (and a Giveaway!): The Faith of Queen Elizabeth by Dudley Delffs

Posted December 24, 2019 / 28 Comments

THE FAITH OF QUEEN ELIZABETH GENRE: Spiritual Biography PUBLISHER: Zondervan RELEASE DATE: December 3, 2019 PAGES: 223 Discover the inspiring spiritual legacy of Queen Elizabeth II, the longest reigning monarch in British history. Sharing a behind-the-scenes glimpse into the life of this notoriously private monarch, The Faith of Queen Elizabeth features intimate […]



Top Ten Tuesdays: CHRISTmas Books for Advent

Top Ten Tuesdays: CHRISTmas Books for Advent

Posted December 10, 2019 / 13 Comments

Happy Tuesday! We have a freebie week today for Top Ten Tuesday (hosted by That Artsy Reader Girl) so I decided to focus on CHRISTmas Books for this advent season, books that point our focus back to the whole point of the holiday. (Check out my fiction list too!) (amazon […]


Guest Post (and a Giveaway!): Rachel Dodge & Praying With Jane

Guest Post (and a Giveaway!): Rachel Dodge & Praying With Jane

Posted December 4, 2019 / 16 Comments

Welcome to the Blog Tour & Giveaway for Praying with Jane by Rachel Dodge, hosted by JustRead Publicity Tours! Title: Praying with Jane Author: Rachel Dodge Genre: Devotional Publisher: Bethany House Publishers Release Date: October 2, 2018 Daily Encouragement for Your Soul through the Prayers of Jane Austen For more […]