Category: nonfiction

Book Review (and a Giveaway!): Dance with Jesus by Susan B. Mead

Book Review (and a Giveaway!): Dance with Jesus by Susan B. Mead

Posted September 2, 2018 / 3 Comments

GENRE: Inspirational Non-Fiction, Grief PUBLISHER: Morgan James Faith RELEASE DATE: March 31, 2015 PAGES: 130 Grief hits each one of us and can come from so many different directions… HAVE YOU LOST SOMEONE DEAR TO YOU? A brother, sister, parent, grandparent, family member, friend or a child? A relationship? A […]


Author Interview (and a Giveaway!): Debbie Kitterman

Author Interview (and a Giveaway!): Debbie Kitterman

Posted September 2, 2018 / 5 Comments

As part of the Celebrate Lit tour for The Gift of Prophetic Encouragement, I’m pleased to welcome Debbie Kitterman to the blog today! Debbie Kitterman is an author, a speaker, and the founder of Dare 2 Hear, a ministry that trains individuals to hear the voice of God. She travels […]


Book Review (and a Giveaway!): The Struggle is Real by Nicole Unice

Book Review (and a Giveaway!): The Struggle is Real by Nicole Unice

Posted August 27, 2018 / 9 Comments

GENRE: Nonfiction / Inspirational PUBLISHER: Tyndale Momentum RELEASE DATE: August 21, 2018 PAGES: 288 “It just shouldn’t be this hard!” Raise your hand if you’ve ever had a day where everything that could go wrong does go wrong—you lock your keys in the car while it’s running, lose control with your […]


New Releases I’m Excited About: Fall 2018 Non-Fiction

New Releases I’m Excited About: Fall 2018 Non-Fiction

Posted August 25, 2018 / 7 Comments

Happy Saturday! Today, I’m finishing up my NEW QUARTER NEW RELEASES (yay!) series for this week. As 2018 winds to a close, we are looking at the great books (and covers!) coming out in September-December. SO MANY GOOD BOOKS. My TBR pile is whimpering from its storage unit on a […]




Author Interview (and a Giveaway!): Marlo Schalesky & Reaching for Wonder

Author Interview (and a Giveaway!): Marlo Schalesky & Reaching for Wonder

Posted May 25, 2018 / 22 Comments

Happy Friday, dear ones! Today, I am honored to welcome Marlo Schalesky to the blog to chat about her new book, Reaching for Wonder! Marlo Schalesky is the award-winning author of eleven books, including her latest nonfiction REACHING FOR WONDER, Encountering Christ When Life Hurts, which explores fourteen of the […]


Book Excerpt (and a Giveaway!): Enough of Me by Priscilla Peters

Book Excerpt (and a Giveaway!): Enough of Me by Priscilla Peters

Posted May 19, 2018 / 2 Comments

Welcome to the Enough of Me blog blitz and giveaway, hosted by JustRead Publicity Tours! Title: Enough of Me: Winning the Tug-of-War Between Our Flesh and Our Mission, an 8-Week Bible Study Author: Priscilla Peters Publisher: Ambassador International Release Date: May 11, 2018 Genre: Christian, NonFiction, Bible Study I’m living […]


Book Excerpt (and a Giveaway!): More Than These by June Kimmel

Book Excerpt (and a Giveaway!): More Than These by June Kimmel

Posted May 12, 2018 / 3 Comments

Welcome to the More Than These blog blitz and giveaway, hosted by JustRead Publicity Tours! Title: More Than These Author: June Kimmel Publisher: Ambassador International Release Date: May 11, 2018 Genre: Christian, NonFiction, Women’s Issues More Than These: A Woman’s Love for God addresses the question that every woman who […]


Author Interview: Katie Bennett & Heavenly Minded Mom

Author Interview: Katie Bennett & Heavenly Minded Mom

Posted May 11, 2018 / 0 Comments

With Mothers Day right around the corner, I thought it appropriate to welcome popular mommy blogger Katie Bennett to the blog today to chat about her new book, Heavenly Minded Mom. Katie Bennett is the author of Heavenly Minded Mom and the creator of the Top Mommy Bloggers’ award-winning blog […]


Book Spotlight (and a Giveaway!): The Leader’s Wife by Debby Thompson

Book Spotlight (and a Giveaway!): The Leader’s Wife by Debby Thompson

Posted May 5, 2018 / 3 Comments

Welcome to The Leader’s Wife blog blitz and giveaway, hosted by JustRead Publicity Tours! Title: The Leader’s Wife Author: Debby Thompson Publisher: Ambassador International Release Date: May 11, 2018 Genre: Christian NonFiction, Marriage As a woman leading a life of influence, you may find yourself without sufficient clarity or equipping […]


New Releases I’m Excited About: Spring/Summer 2018 Non-Fiction

New Releases I’m Excited About: Spring/Summer 2018 Non-Fiction

Posted April 22, 2018 / 4 Comments

Happy Sunday! Today, we wrap up the week’s worth of posts about upcoming books I’m excited to read! We’re finishing with non-fiction, and while it’s not my go-to genre there are some great titles coming May-August that I’ve added to my TBR pile! Here’s a refresher of the schedule in […]


Book Review (and a Giveaway!): Love, Amy by Amy Young

Book Review (and a Giveaway!): Love, Amy by Amy Young

Posted April 19, 2018 / 41 Comments

I don’t normally review (or read) memoirs, but in this case my ESOL teacher side absolutely could not resist when it came across my radar! GENRE: Christian NonFiction/Memoir PUBLISHER: Amy Young RELEASE DATE: June 2, 2017 PAGES: 252 She came to China with a lesson plan. What she found was […]


Book Review: Holy in the Moment by Ginger Harrington

Book Review: Holy in the Moment by Ginger Harrington

Posted April 6, 2018 / 2 Comments

GENRE: Christian NonFiction/Spiritual Growth PUBLISHER: Abingdon Press RELEASE DATE: March 6, 2018 PAGES: 240 Enjoying life (zoe) in Christ comes in the choices we make moment-by-moment. Ginger Harrington invites women to discover how intentional choices made in the moment can become holy habits. With a refreshing perspective, she shows that […]


Author Interview: Ginger Harrington & Holy in the Moment

Author Interview: Ginger Harrington & Holy in the Moment

Posted March 21, 2018 / 4 Comments

Please join me in welcoming Ginger Harrington to the blog today! Author of Holy in the Moment, Ginger Harrington is an award-winning blogger, speaker, and ministry leader. A military spouse and mom of three, Ginger helped create the Planting Roots: Strength to Thrive in Military Life military ministry where she […]



Author Interview: Fred Sievert & Grace Revealed

Author Interview: Fred Sievert & Grace Revealed

Posted March 13, 2018 / 2 Comments

As part of the Litfuse blog tour for Grace Revealed, I am pleased to welcome Fred Sievert to the blog today! Fred Sievert is a speaker, author, and former president of New York Life Insurance Company. Following his early retirement at age fifty-nine, Sievert attended Yale Divinity School and received […]


Author Interview: Kelly Johnson & Being Brave

Author Interview: Kelly Johnson & Being Brave

Posted March 8, 2018 / 0 Comments

Do you find fear paralyzes you from speaking truth, living boldly, and encouraging others? If so, you are not alone! Please join me in welcoming Kelly Johnson to the blog today! Kelly Johnson is a counselor, coach, writer, speaker, retreat leader, and human rights advocate. She has a Masters degree in […]


Author Interview: Tiffany Bluhm & Never Alone

Author Interview: Tiffany Bluhm & Never Alone

Posted February 28, 2018 / 1 Comment

Join me in welcoming today’s guest, Tiffany Bluhm – Bible teacher, speaker, and debut author of Never Alone: Exchanging Your Tender Hurts for God’s Healing Grace! Tiffany Bluhm is the author of Never Alone and its companion Bible study. She is a speaker and writer who is passionate about helping […]


Book Spotlight (and a Giveaway!): Breaking Toxic Soul Ties by Tom Brown

Book Spotlight (and a Giveaway!): Breaking Toxic Soul Ties by Tom Brown

Posted February 27, 2018 / 5 Comments

Going through this world in relationship with other people inevitably creates connections in our inner being called soul ties. When these relationships are loving, supportive, and nurturing, positive soul ties are created. But if the relationships become abusive or manipulative, or cause rejection, they can create a toxic brokenness within […]