Category: nonfiction


Book Review: Six Days in Leningrad by Paullina Simons

Book Review: Six Days in Leningrad by Paullina Simons

Posted November 3, 2016 / 2 Comments

From the author of the celebrated, internationally bestselling The Bronze Horseman saga comes a glimpse into the private life of its much loved creator, and the real story behind the epic novels. Paullina Simons gives us a work of non-fiction as captivating and heart-wrenching as the lives of Tatiana and Alexander. Only […]


Book Review: Be The Miracle by Delores Liesner

Book Review: Be The Miracle by Delores Liesner

Posted October 30, 2016 / 4 Comments

Whether we title these unexplainable happenings miracles, God-sightings, or some other name, people love to hear of such occurrences. Why? They increase our faith by providing evidence of the miraculous in our everyday lives and heighten awareness of God’s desire to minister personally to us and through us. Unique connecting […]



Book Review: Union With Christ by Rankin Wilbourne

Book Review: Union With Christ by Rankin Wilbourne

Posted October 5, 2016 / 0 Comments

Nothing is more basic or central to knowing and enjoying God than Union with Christ. Have you ever had difficulty connecting what you know to be true about God with how you feel or how you live each day? Have you ever longed to change but just felt stuck? The […]



Book Review: Jesus and the Beanstalk by Lori Stanley Roeleveld

Book Review: Jesus and the Beanstalk by Lori Stanley Roeleveld

Posted September 30, 2016 / 5 Comments

What if a fairy tale and ten Bible verses could free you to live an effective, fruitful life in Christ? We live in unsettling, challenging times. Everywhere we look, we see giant problems: giant obstacles to sharing faith, giant barriers to peaceful lives, giant strongholds of fear. But what if […]



Author Interview (Plus a Giveaway!): Melissa Spoelstra

Author Interview (Plus a Giveaway!): Melissa Spoelstra

Posted September 21, 2016 / 0 Comments

Good morning, my friends! Today, I am pleased to welcome author Melissa Spoelstra to the blog! Melissa Spoelstra is a popular women’s conference speaker, Bible teacher, and writer who is madly in love with Jesus and passionate about helping women of all ages to seek Christ and know Him more […]


Book Review: Carry On by Lisa Fenn

Book Review: Carry On by Lisa Fenn

Posted September 19, 2016 / 3 Comments

In the spirit of The Blind Side comes a deeply moving memoir about the unexpected bonds that wouldtransform three lives. Lisa Fenn produced human-interest features for ESPN for over a decade, but one particular story came into her life and never left. After seeing a newspaper image of two young wrestlers from […]


Most Anticipated Book Releases Fall & Winter 2016: Non-Fiction

Most Anticipated Book Releases Fall & Winter 2016: Non-Fiction

Posted September 9, 2016 / 10 Comments

Happy Friday, friends 🙂 Today I’m taking a (momentary) break from the new releases in fiction (contemporary, historical, suspense, Amish) to talk about the non-fiction new releases I’m most looking forward to through the end of 2016. Tomorrow, I’ll close out the week by looking at the new releases in […]



Book Review: Boycrazy by Tiffany Dawn

Book Review: Boycrazy by Tiffany Dawn

Posted August 4, 2016 / 0 Comments

Time was ticking away and Tiffany was losing her mind, waiting for Mr. Right to show up and press the “START” button on life. That led to a horribly broken relationship, addiction to attention from guys, and fear — constant, tormenting fear — that no one would ever love her. […]





Most Anticipated Book Releases Summer 2016: Nonfiction

Most Anticipated Book Releases Summer 2016: Nonfiction

Posted June 17, 2016 / 10 Comments

  This may be shocking to some of you, but I do in fact read nonfiction on occasion 😉 Clearly not as often as I read fiction, but I have a handful of topics and authors that stay on my radar. As such, I managed to scrape up a few […]



Book Review (and a Giveaway!): Wise Guys by Kent Evans

Book Review (and a Giveaway!): Wise Guys by Kent Evans

Posted May 26, 2016 / 4 Comments

For guys, more than ever, it’s a confusing world. Your GPS doesn’t offer any maps showing how to get to the point of wisdom — and who likes asking for directions anyway? But there are ways to get that guidance you need. The answers may be all around you, in […]


Book Review (and a Giveaway!): Hunting Hope by Nika Maples

Book Review (and a Giveaway!): Hunting Hope by Nika Maples

Posted May 13, 2016 / 7 Comments

At twenty, Nika Maples learned that when hope was all she had, she claimed it boldly while defying all odds to recover from a devastating stroke. The lessons from that struggle are powerful and universal, and she shares those lessons in her new book, Hunting Hope. Doctors warned that she had […]