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Author Interview: E.M. Goldsmith & Salvation Taverns

Author Interview: E.M. Goldsmith & Salvation Taverns

Posted February 15, 2024 / 0 Comments

Please join me in welcoming author E.M. Goldsmith to the blog today to talk about her new fantasy novel, Salvation Taverns! Plus, it’s her birthday today – yay!! E.M. Goldsmith (probably) resides in a bunker at an undisclosed location. She is a master gamer, a life-long fantasy enthusiast, an avid […]


Book Review: Much Ado About Romance by Davis, Dunlap & Fulkerson

Book Review: Much Ado About Romance by Davis, Dunlap & Fulkerson

Posted February 14, 2024 / 3 Comments

MUCH ADO ABOUT ROMANCE by Susan Page Davis, Shannon Sue Dunlap & Linda Fulkerson GENRE: Contemporary Romance Collection (Christian) PUBLISHER: Scrivenings Press RELEASE DATE: February 13, 2024 PAGES: 301 A collection of three novellas inspired by Shakespearean romantic comedies. The Marry Wives of Sweetheart by Shannon Sue Dunlap—Mrs. Augusta Page […]



Book Review (and a Giveaway!): The Irish Matchmaker by Jennifer Deibel

Book Review (and a Giveaway!): The Irish Matchmaker by Jennifer Deibel

Posted February 13, 2024 / 50 Comments

THE IRISH MATCHMAKER by Jennifer Deibel GENRE: Historical Romance (Christian) PUBLISHER: Revell RELEASE DATE: February 13, 2024 PAGES: 317 As daughter of a well-known matchmaker, Catríona Daly is no stranger to the business of love–and sees it as her ticket away from the sleepy village that only comes alive during […]


Top Ten Tuesday: Romance Abroad

Top Ten Tuesday: Romance Abroad

Posted February 13, 2024 / 6 Comments

Happy Tuesday! Today’s theme for Top Ten Tuesday (hosted by That Artsy Reader Girl) is all about love and romance, so I thought I’d take a look at some of my fave novels where the characters find romance abroad. No ‘girl (or guy) next door’ for these travelers, they go […]


Book Review (and a Giveaway!): While the City Sleeps by Elizabeth Camden

Book Review (and a Giveaway!): While the City Sleeps by Elizabeth Camden

Posted February 12, 2024 / 46 Comments

WHILE THE CITY SLEEPS by Elizabeth Camden SERIES: The Women of Midtown #1 GENRE: Historical Romance (Christian) PUBLISHER: Bethany House RELEASE DATE: February 13, 2024 PAGES: 352 Amid the hushed city, two hearts must navigate danger and deception, bound by a love that outshines the stars. Katherine Schneider’s life as […]


Author Interview (and a Giveaway!): Amy Walsh & Nellie

Author Interview (and a Giveaway!): Amy Walsh & Nellie

Posted February 12, 2024 / 22 Comments

Welcome to the Blog Tour for Nellie by Amy Walsh, hosted by JustRead Publicity Tours! I’m delighted to have Amy on the blog today to chat about her new historical romance! NELLIE by Amy Walsh SERIES: Apron Strings #2 GENRE: Historical Romance (Christian) PUBLISHER: Walsh Mountain Publishing RELEASE DATE: February […]


Some Goodreads Giveaways and Weekly Update for February 11

Some Goodreads Giveaways and Weekly Update for February 11

Posted February 11, 2024 / 4 Comments

Happy Sunday! I apologize for the relatively light week here on the blog but that respiratory illness I’ve been fighting for the last month finally turned into pneumonia so I shuffled some things around to give myself some extra time to rest. Hope all of you are staying healthy! Here […]


Book Review (and a Giveaway!): Fatal Witness by Patricia Bradley

Book Review (and a Giveaway!): Fatal Witness by Patricia Bradley

Posted February 9, 2024 / 32 Comments

FATAL WITNESS by Patricia Bradley SERIES: Pearl River #2 GENRE: Romantic Suspense (Christian) PUBLISHER: Revell RELEASE DATE: February 6, 2024 PAGES: 389 As a child, artist and potter Dani Bennett witnessed the brutal murder of her parents. With no memory of the incident or her true identity, she was forced […]


Book Review (and a Giveaway!): Embers in the London Sky by Sarah Sundin

Book Review (and a Giveaway!): Embers in the London Sky by Sarah Sundin

Posted February 7, 2024 / 59 Comments

EMBERS IN THE LONDON SKY by Sarah Sundin GENRE: Historical Fiction/Romance & Mystery (Christian) PUBLISHER: Revell RELEASE DATE: February 6, 2024 PAGES: 394 As the German army invades the Netherlands in 1940, Aleida van der Zee Martens escapes to London to wait out the Occupation. Separated from her three-year-old son, […]


Guest Post (and a Giveaway!): Carmen Peone & Renewed Hope

Guest Post (and a Giveaway!): Carmen Peone & Renewed Hope

Posted February 7, 2024 / 30 Comments

Welcome to the Blog Tour for Renewed Hope by Carmen Peone, hosted by JustRead Publicity Tours! I’m delighted to have Carmen on the blog tour to give us a tour of the setting! RENEWED HOPE by Carmen Peone SERIES: Seven Tine Ranch Romance #3 GENRE: Contemporary Western Romance (Christian) PUBLISHER: […]



Book Review: Holy Care for the Whole Self by Laura L. Smith

Book Review: Holy Care for the Whole Self by Laura L. Smith

Posted February 5, 2024 / 6 Comments

HOLY CARE FOR THE WHOLE SELF: Biblical Wisdom for Mental and Spiritual Well-Being by Laura L. Smith GENRE: Non-Fiction / Spiritual & Mental Health (Christian) PUBLISHER: Our Daily Bread Publishing RELEASE DATE: February 6, 2024 PAGES: 256 Learn how to have a healthy mind and spirit with a biblical approach. […]


15 Romantic Reads To Curl Up With

15 Romantic Reads To Curl Up With

Posted February 5, 2024 / 8 Comments

Happy Monday, dear reading friends! It’s February, the month of love, and y’all know how much I love romantic reads – whether it’s just a mere hint or a full-blown KissingBook. And of course Valentine’s Day not only brings romantic reads to mind more than usual, it also makes me […]


Some Goodreads Giveaways and Weekly Update for February 4

Some Goodreads Giveaways and Weekly Update for February 4

Posted February 4, 2024 / 2 Comments

Happy Sunday! Here are the Goodreads (and blog) giveaways ending the week of February 4 that I thought might be of interest to y’all 🙂 As always, clicking on the covers will take you to the giveaways and neither myself nor my blog are in any way affiliated with Goodreads […]


Book Review: Of Love and Treason by Jamie Ogle

Book Review: Of Love and Treason by Jamie Ogle

Posted February 4, 2024 / 7 Comments

OF LOVE AND TREASON by Jamie Ogle GENRE: Historical/Roman Empire Romance (Christian) PUBLISHER: Tyndale House RELEASE DATE: January 23, 2024 PAGES: 384 Valentine defies the emperor and becomes a hero . . . and the most wanted man in the empire. Compelled by his faith, he has nothing to lose, […]



January 2024 In Review

January 2024 In Review

Posted February 1, 2024 / 6 Comments

Happy February! I am bringing back a monthly feature on my blog that I enjoyed doing a few years ago (how is my blog already almost 10 years old?? Craziness.) where I look at the books I read and reviewed in that time period. A January 2024 in Review post, […]


Book Review (and a Giveaway!): Clocked Out by Anna St. John

Book Review (and a Giveaway!): Clocked Out by Anna St. John

Posted February 1, 2024 / 14 Comments

CLOCKED OUT by Anna St. John SERIES: Josie Posey Mysteries #2 GENRE: Cozy Mystery (Clean) PUBLISHER: Level Best Books RELEASE DATE: February 6, 2024 PAGES: 280 Josie Posey and her posse of Mahjong Mavens are at it again, in this cozy mystery where the retired big city crime reporter turned […]


Book Review: Protecting the Mountain Man’s Treasure by Misty M. Beller

Book Review: Protecting the Mountain Man’s Treasure by Misty M. Beller

Posted January 31, 2024 / 5 Comments

PROTECTING THE MOUNTAIN MAN’S TREASURE by Misty M. Beller SERIES: Brothers of Sapphire Ranch #3 GENRE: Historical/Western Romance (Christian) PUBLISHER: Misty M. Beller Books, Inc. RELEASE DATE: February 6, 2024 PAGES: 258 In the wild mountains of the Montana Territory, the Coulter ranch is a place of family, loyalty, a […]