First Line Friday (and a Giveaway!): Trace of Doubt

First Line Friday (and a Giveaway!): Trace of Doubt

Posted September 10, 2021 / 18 Comments

Welcome to the new home of First Line Friday! The other dear blogger friends who joined me on Hoarding Books have each had to step away from regular blogging for an indefinite season. But I still have first lines to share, so I offered to bring it back to RimSP […]




2021 Carol Award Finalists: Amanda Barratt & Far as the Curse is Found

2021 Carol Award Finalists: Amanda Barratt & Far as the Curse is Found

Posted September 9, 2021 / 15 Comments

Happy Thursday! Through September 11th (culminating with a list of winners), I have the privilege of chatting with all of the 2021 ACFW Carol Award Finalists! Today I’m continuing with Amanda Barratt and her novella Carol Award finalist book Far as the Curse is Found, from Joy to the World! […]




2021 Carol Award Finalists: Carrie Stuart Parks & Relative Silence

2021 Carol Award Finalists: Carrie Stuart Parks & Relative Silence

Posted September 8, 2021 / 17 Comments

Hello again! Through September 11th (culminating with a list of winners), I have the privilege of chatting with all of the 2021 ACFW Carol Award Finalists! Today I’m continuing with Carrie Stuart Parks and her mystery/suspense/thriller Carol Award finalist book Relative Silence! You can check out a list of all […]


2021 Carol Award Finalists (and a Giveaway!): Nancy Mehl & Dead End

2021 Carol Award Finalists (and a Giveaway!): Nancy Mehl & Dead End

Posted September 8, 2021 / 10 Comments

Happy Wednesday! Through September 11th (culminating with a list of winners), I have the privilege of chatting with all of the 2021 ACFW Carol Award Finalists! Today I’m continuing with Nancy Mehl and her mystery/suspense/thriller Carol Award finalist book Dead End! You can check out a list of all the […]


Guest Post: Angela Ruth Strong & A Mug of Mayhem

Guest Post: Angela Ruth Strong & A Mug of Mayhem

Posted September 8, 2021 / 47 Comments

I am delighted to have Angela Ruth Strong on the blog today to share how her strangest book signing inspired her to include a retirement home A Mug of Mayhem! A MUG OF MAYHEM SERIES: CafFUNated Mysteries #4 GENRE: Inspirational Cozy Mystery PUBLISHER: Mountain Brook Ink RELEASE DATE: September 5, […]




2021 Carol Award Finalists: Tessa Afshar & Daughter of Rome

2021 Carol Award Finalists: Tessa Afshar & Daughter of Rome

Posted September 7, 2021 / 12 Comments

Happy Tuesday! Through September 11th (culminating with a list of winners), I have the privilege of chatting with all of the 2021 ACFW Carol Award Finalists! Today I’m continuing with Tessa Afshar and her historical romance Carol Award finalist book Daughter of Rome! You can check out a list of […]






Guest Post (and a Giveaway!): Tari Faris & Since You’ve Been Gone

Guest Post (and a Giveaway!): Tari Faris & Since You’ve Been Gone

Posted September 6, 2021 / 34 Comments

I am delighted to have Tari Faris on the blog today to share some little known facts about herself – and to look at her new romance, Since You’ve Been Gone! SINCE YOU’VE BEEN GONE SERIES: Restoring Heritage #3 GENRE: Inspirational Contemporary Romance PUBLISHER: Revell RELEASE DATE: September 7, 2021 […]



Some Goodreads Giveaways and Weekly Update for September 5

Some Goodreads Giveaways and Weekly Update for September 5

Posted September 5, 2021 / 3 Comments

Happy Sunday again – and Happy September! Here are the Goodreads giveaways ending the week of September 5 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 […]