Book Spotlight: Apples and Alibis by Gayle Leeson

Book Spotlight: Apples and Alibis by Gayle Leeson

Posted August 13, 2019 / 0 Comments

Happy Release Day to Apples and Alibis by Gayle Leeson! I love the Down South Cafe Mystery series so I’m super excited about a new book at long last 🙂 APPLES AND ALIBIS SERIES: Down South Cafe Mystery #4 GENRE: Cozy Mystery PUBLISHER: Grace Abraham Publishing RELEASE DATE: August 13, […]


Top Ten Tuesday: Characters I Wish Could Be My BFF

Top Ten Tuesday: Characters I Wish Could Be My BFF

Posted August 13, 2019 / 16 Comments

Happy Tuesday! Today on the Top Ten Tuesday linkup with That Artsy Reader Girl, we’re looking at characters I wish could be my BFF. I’m blessed to have several dear ladies I consider my best friends in real life, but I think these characters would be good additions to our […]



Book Review (and a Giveaway!): Trusting Her Heart by Tara Randel

Book Review (and a Giveaway!): Trusting Her Heart by Tara Randel

Posted August 12, 2019 / 27 Comments

Trusting Her Heart on Tour with Prism Book Tours TRUSTING HER HEART SERIES: Meet Me at the Altar #3 GENRE: Contemporary “Clean” Romance PUBLISHER: Harlequin Heartwarming RELEASE DATE: August 1, 2019 PAGES: 368 Can a love built on lies… …survive the truth? Serena Stanhope fears her dark past might ruin […]


Some Goodreads Giveaways and Weekly Update for August 11

Some Goodreads Giveaways and Weekly Update for August 11

Posted August 11, 2019 / 0 Comments

Happy Sunday! Here are the Goodreads giveaways ending the week of August 11 that I thought might be of interest to y’all. Best of luck to each of you! As always, clicking on the covers will take you to the giveaways and neither myself nor my blog are in any […]



Book Spotlight (and a Giveaway!): Hope for Tomorrow by Michelle De Bruin

Book Spotlight (and a Giveaway!): Hope for Tomorrow by Michelle De Bruin

Posted August 9, 2019 / 12 Comments

Welcome to the Blog + Review Tour (and Giveaway!) for Hope for Tomorrow by Michelle De Bruin, hosted by JustRead Publicity Tours! HOPE FOR TOMORROW Author: Michelle De Bruin Publisher: Mantle Rock Publishing Release Date: October 23, 2018 Genre: Inspirational Historical Fiction When Logan De Witt learns of his father’s […]


First Line Friday (week 155): The Unexpected Champion

First Line Friday (week 155): The Unexpected Champion

Posted August 9, 2019 / 20 Comments

Happy Friday! And welcome to First Line Fridays, hosted by Hoarding Books!!! Since it’s Friday, it’s time to grab the book nearest to you and leave a comment with the first line. Today on First Line Friday I’m featuring The Unexpected Champion by Mary Connealy, one of our CFRR2019 (and […]


Author Interview: Lynette Eason & Vow of Justice

Author Interview: Lynette Eason & Vow of Justice

Posted August 8, 2019 / 10 Comments

I have loved every book I’ve read by Lynette Eason, and her latest Blue Justice series is no exception. My copy of the next book in this riveting series arrived on release day (thanks, Amazon!) and I can’t wait for some time to dive in and read Vow of Justice! […]



Author Interview (and a Giveaway!): Kerry Evelyn & Love at the Beach

Author Interview (and a Giveaway!): Kerry Evelyn & Love at the Beach

Posted August 7, 2019 / 7 Comments

Please join me in welcoming Kerry Evelyn to the blog to chat about her newest novel, Love on the Beach! Kerry Evelyn has always been fascinated by people and the backstories that drive them to do what they do. A native of the Massachusetts SouthCoast, she changed her latitude in […]



Top Ten Tuesday: Restoration Fiction I Love

Top Ten Tuesday: Restoration Fiction I Love

Posted August 6, 2019 / 13 Comments

Happy Tuesday! Today, I wasn’t feeling the Top Ten Tuesday topic of cover redesigns we loved or hated so I’m going off-topic while still keeping to the heart of the topic. After all, cover redesigns are a form of renovation, much like the wildly-popular home renovation & restoration shows like […]


Book Review (and a Giveaway!): Single Dad to the Rescue by Cari Lynn Webb

Book Review (and a Giveaway!): Single Dad to the Rescue by Cari Lynn Webb

Posted August 5, 2019 / 25 Comments

SINGLE DAD TO THE RESCUE SERIES: City By The Bay Stories #4 GENRE: Contemporary “Clean” Romance PUBLISHER: Harlequin Heartwarming RELEASE DATE: August 1, 2019 PAGES: 368 He offered her help And he found love Her home destroyed by a wildfire, Brooke Ellis finds temporary shelter at the home of paramedic […]


Some Goodreads Giveaways and Weekly Update for August 4

Some Goodreads Giveaways and Weekly Update for August 4

Posted August 4, 2019 / 2 Comments

Happy Sunday! Here are the Goodreads giveaways ending the week of August 4 that I thought might be of interest to y’all. Best of luck to each of you! As always, clicking on the covers will take you to the giveaways and neither myself nor my blog are in any […]


Book Spotlight (and a Giveaway!): Knot on Your Life by Mary Marks

Book Spotlight (and a Giveaway!): Knot on Your Life by Mary Marks

Posted August 3, 2019 / 13 Comments

KNOT ON YOUR LIFE SERIES: A Quilting Mystery #7 GENRE: Cozy Mystery PUBLISHER: Kensington RELEASE DATE: July 30, 2019 PAGES: 304 While quilter Martha Rose awaits the birth of her granddaughter, a neighborhood girl appears at her door with a mystery that can’t be pinned down . . Martha’s eager […]


Book Spotlight: Love and Other Mistakes by Jessica Kate

Book Spotlight: Love and Other Mistakes by Jessica Kate

Posted August 2, 2019 / 0 Comments

Welcome to the Blog Tour for Love and Other Mistakes by Jessica Kate, hosted by JustRead Publicity Tours! Title: Love and Other Mistakes Author: Jessica Kate Publisher: Thomas Nelson Release Date: July 30, 2019 Genre: Romantic Comedy There’s a fine line between love and hate . . . And for […]


Guest Post (and a Giveaway!): JL Crosswhite & Special Assignment

Guest Post (and a Giveaway!): JL Crosswhite & Special Assignment

Posted August 2, 2019 / 7 Comments

I’m delighted to welcome JL Crosswhite to the blog today to chat about her new book Special Assignment! SERIES: Hometown Heroes #3 GENRE: Inspirational Romantic Suspense RELEASE DATE: August 2, 2019 PAGES: 385 She’s trying to save her company. He’s trying to salvage his reputation. Only one of them can […]


First Line Friday (week 154): Five Brides

First Line Friday (week 154): Five Brides

Posted August 2, 2019 / 6 Comments

Happy Friday! And welcome to First Line Fridays, hosted by Hoarding Books!!! Since it’s Friday, it’s time to grab the book nearest to you and leave a comment with the first line. Today on First Line Friday, I’m featuring Five Brides by Eva Marie Everson, one of our CFRR2019 authors! […]


Book Review (and a Giveaway!): Jessie and James by Jennifer Beckstrand

Book Review (and a Giveaway!): Jessie and James by Jennifer Beckstrand

Posted August 1, 2019 / 23 Comments

JESSIE AND JAMES SERIES: Gold Diggers #3 GENRE: Inspirational Historical/Western Romance PUBLISHER: Jennifer Beckstrand Publishing RELEASE DATE: July 19, 2019 PAGES: 260 Jessie Madsen has her hands full helping her parents run their small farm and boarding house while every fortune-seeker in the country seems to be flocking to her […]