First Line Friday (and a Giveaway!): The Weight of Memory

First Line Friday (and a Giveaway!): The Weight of Memory

Posted July 23, 2021 / 12 Comments

Happy Friday! And welcome to First Line Friday, 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, I’m featuring the first line of The Weight of Memory by Shawn Smucker, currently on tour with […]


Book Review (and a Giveaway!): Sand Trapped by Joanna Campbell Slan

Book Review (and a Giveaway!): Sand Trapped by Joanna Campbell Slan

Posted July 21, 2021 / 22 Comments

SAND TRAPPED SERIES: Cara Mia Delgatto Mystery #6 GENRE: Cozy Mystery PUBLISHER: Spot On Publishing RELEASE DATE: May 16, 2021 PAGES: 292 A Cozy Mystery That’s a Real Hit! First they warned Jocelyn Johnson. Then they ticketed Jocelyn Johnson. Then someone murdered Jocelyn Johnson. And Cara Mia Delgatto was looking […]


Author Interview (and a Giveaway!): Sondra Cunningham & Lavender Tears

Author Interview (and a Giveaway!): Sondra Cunningham & Lavender Tears

Posted July 20, 2021 / 17 Comments

Welcome to the Blog Tour for Lavender Tears by Sondra Cunningham, hosted by JustRead Publicity Tours! I’m honored to chat with Sondra today about her book! LAVENDER TEARS Author: Sondra Cunningham Release Date: March 12, 2021 Genre: Christian Historical Biblical Women’s Fiction The strength to rise again and again is […]



Top Ten Tuesday: Some of My Fave Novellas

Top Ten Tuesday: Some of My Fave Novellas

Posted July 20, 2021 / 17 Comments

Happy Tuesday! Today’s theme for Top Ten Tuesday is ‘Books I Read In One Sitting’ but honestly? I read most books in one sitting (reading IS my superpower after all lol), so I decided to feature some of my fave novellas instead – quick reads that almost everyone can read […]


Book Review: Pint of No Return by Dana Mentink

Book Review: Pint of No Return by Dana Mentink

Posted July 19, 2021 / 16 Comments

PINT OF NO RETURN SERIES: Shake Shop Mystery #1 GENRE: Cozy Mystery PUBLISHER: Poisoned Pen Press RELEASE DATE: May 25, 2021 PAGES: 271 “The first shake shop mystery delivers all the delectable ingredients cozy mystery fans crave. This terrific series debut is certain to tempt the reading palates of fans […]


Guest Post (and a Giveaway!): Tina Radcliffe & The Cowgirl’s Sacrifice

Guest Post (and a Giveaway!): Tina Radcliffe & The Cowgirl’s Sacrifice

Posted July 19, 2021 / 135 Comments

I’m delighted (as always) to welcome the fabulous Tina Radcliffe back to the blog today to chat about her new contemporary romance, The Cowgirl’s Sacrifice! (You can see my recent review HERE) THE COWGIRL’S SACRIFICE SERIES: Hearts of Oklahoma #4 GENRE: Inspirational Contemporary Romance PUBLISHER: Love Inspired RELEASE DATE: July […]



Some Goodreads Giveaways and Weekly Update for July 18

Some Goodreads Giveaways and Weekly Update for July 18

Posted July 18, 2021 / 1 Comment

Happy Sunday! Here are the Goodreads giveaways ending the week of July 18 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 Review: The Medallion by Cathy Gohlke

Book Review: The Medallion by Cathy Gohlke

Posted July 18, 2021 / 26 Comments

THE MEDALLION GENRE: Inspirational Historical Fiction PUBLISHER: Tyndale House RELEASE DATE: June 4, 2019 PAGES: 432 Christy Award Winner! For fans of bestselling World War II fiction like Sarah’s Key and The Nightingale comes an illuminating tale of courage, sacrifice, and survival, about two couples whose lives are ravaged by […]


Book Review: Someone Found by Teresa Tysinger

Book Review: Someone Found by Teresa Tysinger

Posted July 17, 2021 / 15 Comments

SOMEONE FOUND SERIES: Laurel Cove Romance #3 GENRE: Inspirational Contemporary Romance PUBLISHER: Good Day Publishing RELEASE DATE: June 8, 2021 PAGES: 213 Life’s detours can be the most important steps we’re meant to make. Injured and stranded, hiker Quinn McAlister is stuck recovering in Laurel Cove, North Carolina. The quiet […]


Book Spotlight (and a Giveaway!): Sweet Summer by Christina Sinisi

Book Spotlight (and a Giveaway!): Sweet Summer by Christina Sinisi

Posted July 16, 2021 / 20 Comments

SWEET SUMMER SERIES: Summer Creek #2 GENRE: Inspirational Contemporary Romance PUBLISHER: Anaiah Press RELEASE DATE: July 6, 2021 PAGES: 201 Shelby Marano is the youngest of three sisters and was always Daddy’s baby girl—until her father was murdered when she was only eight years old. Ever since, she’s been running […]


First Line Friday (week 247): The Cottage on Ghost Lane

First Line Friday (week 247): The Cottage on Ghost Lane

Posted July 16, 2021 / 14 Comments

Happy Friday! And welcome to First Line Friday, 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, I’m featuring the first line of The Cottage on Ghost Lane by Christy Barritt, the 1st book […]


Author Interview (and a Giveaway!): Alyssa Roat & Wraithwood

Author Interview (and a Giveaway!): Alyssa Roat & Wraithwood

Posted July 15, 2021 / 14 Comments

Please join me in welcoming author Alyssa Roat to the blog today to talk about her new young adult fantasy, Wraithwood! Alyssa Roat grew up in Tucson, Arizona, but her heart is in Great Britain. She has worked in a wide variety of roles within the publishing industry as an agent, […]


Book Review (and a Giveaway!): The Cowgirl’s Sacrifice by Tina Radcliffe

Book Review (and a Giveaway!): The Cowgirl’s Sacrifice by Tina Radcliffe

Posted July 15, 2021 / 7 Comments

The Cowgirl’s Sacrifice, On Tour with Prism Book Tours THE COWGIRL’S SACRIFICE SERIES: Hearts of Oklahoma #4 GENRE: Inspirational Contemporary Romance PUBLISHER: Love Inspired RELEASE DATE: July 27, 2021 PAGES: 224 This cowgirl has wandered back home… Will she choose her past or her future? Needing time to heal after […]


Guest Post: Antony Barone Kolenc & The Fire of Eden

Guest Post: Antony Barone Kolenc & The Fire of Eden

Posted July 14, 2021 / 11 Comments

Please join in welcoming Antony Barone Kolenc to the blog today to chat about the new book in his award-winning Harwood Mysteries, The Fire of Eden! THE FIRE OF EDEN SERIES: The Harwood Mysteries # 3 GENRE: Inspirational Juvenile/Young Adult Medieval Mystery PUBLISHER: Loyola Press RELEASE DATE: July 13, 2021 PAGES: 210 Xan and John […]



Guest Post (and a Giveaway!): Cleopatra Margot & With You I Am

Guest Post (and a Giveaway!): Cleopatra Margot & With You I Am

Posted July 14, 2021 / 8 Comments

Welcome to the Blog + Review Tour for With You I Am by Cleopatra Margot, hosted by JustRead Publicity Tours! I’m delighted to welcome Cleopatra to the blog today to chat about one of her fave quotes from With You I Am! WITH YOU I AM Series: Bryant Family #1 […]



Top Ten Tuesday: Book Titles That Are Questions

Top Ten Tuesday: Book Titles That Are Questions

Posted July 13, 2021 / 29 Comments

Happy Tuesday! Today’s Top Ten Tuesday theme is Book Titles That Are Questions. A couple of months ago I thought it would be difficult finding book titles that are complete sentences, but it was actually pretty easy. Today’s theme, however, ended up being more difficult than I anticipated. Still fun […]