Tag: biblical fiction

Book Spotlight (and a Giveaway!): The Ark and the Dove by Jill Eileen Smith

Book Spotlight (and a Giveaway!): The Ark and the Dove by Jill Eileen Smith

Posted February 27, 2024 / 41 Comments

THE ARK AND THE DOVE: The Story of Noah’s Wife by Jill Eileen Smith GENRE: Inspirational Historical/Biblical Fiction PUBLISHER: Revell RELEASE DATE: February 27, 2024 PAGES: 328 Zara and Noah have walked together with the Creator for their entire lives, and they have done their best in an increasingly wicked […]


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 […]


Author Interview (and a Giveaway!): Heather Kaufman & Up From Dust

Author Interview (and a Giveaway!): Heather Kaufman & Up From Dust

Posted January 22, 2024 / 30 Comments

Please join me in welcoming author Heather Kaufman to the blog today to chat about her new Biblical fiction, Up From Dust! Heather Kaufman is the author of multiple books and devotions, praised by Kirkus Reviews for writing “a charming and well-crafted tale” (Loving Isaac). She delights in highlighting the […]



Book Review (and a Giveaway!): The Peasant King by Tessa Afshar

Book Review (and a Giveaway!): The Peasant King by Tessa Afshar

Posted November 9, 2023 / 13 Comments

THE PEASANT KING by Tessa Afshar GENRE: Historical/Biblical Romance (Christian) PUBLISHER: Tyndale House RELEASE DATE: November 7, 2023 PAGES: 376 Jemmah has always thought of herself as perfectly ordinary . . . until she faces extraordinary circumstances. When her mother, the Persian king’s famous senior scribe, is kidnapped, Jemmah and […]


Author Interview (and a Giveaway!): Tessa Afshar & The Peasant King

Author Interview (and a Giveaway!): Tessa Afshar & The Peasant King

Posted November 8, 2023 / 22 Comments

I am delighted today to chat with the fabulous Tessa Afshar about her new novel, The Peasant King! Tessa Afshar is an award-winning author of biblical and inspirational historical fiction. She holds a Master of Divinity from Yale University, where she served as cochair of the Evangelical Fellowship at the […]


Book Review: Great Is His Faithfulness by C. Borden

Book Review: Great Is His Faithfulness by C. Borden

Posted August 26, 2023 / 4 Comments

GREAT IS HIS FAITHFULNESS by C. Borden GENRE: Historical/Biblical Fiction (Christian) PUBLISHER: ‎ C.B. Writing Solutions RELEASE DATE: May 31, 2023 PAGES: 186 Naomi, faithful wife and devoted mother, finds herself in a foreign land surrounded by people who hate and distrust her family simply for being Judaean. Ruth, a […]


Author Interview (and a Giveaway!): Elizabeth Jacobson & Not By Sight

Author Interview (and a Giveaway!): Elizabeth Jacobson & Not By Sight

Posted August 21, 2023 / 17 Comments

Please join me in welcoming Elizabeth Jacobson to the blog today to chat about her debut novel, Not By Sight, which is a double semifinalist for this week’s Carol Awards – in the debut & historical categories! Elizabeth Jacobson is a middle-school math teacher in sunny California who loves the […]


Book Review (and a Giveaway!): Voice of the Ancient by Connilyn Cossette

Book Review (and a Giveaway!): Voice of the Ancient by Connilyn Cossette

Posted August 14, 2023 / 28 Comments

VOICE OF THE ANCIENT by Connilyn Cossette SERIES: The King’s Men #1 GENRE: Historical/Biblical Romance (Christian) PUBLISHER: Bethany House RELEASE DATE: August 15, 2023 PAGES: 331 “A stunning coming-of-age tale.”–MESU ANDREWS, Christy Award-winning author of Isaiah’s Daughter As the eldest son of a Levite and a Philistine, Avidan is torn […]


Guest Post (and a Giveaway!): Angela Hunt & The Woman from Lydia

Guest Post (and a Giveaway!): Angela Hunt & The Woman from Lydia

Posted July 12, 2023 / 38 Comments

Please join me in welcoming Angela Hunt to the blog today to talk about her new novel, The Woman from Lydia! THE WOMAN FROM LYDIA by Angela Hunt SERIES: The Emissaries #1 GENRE: Historical/Biblical Fiction (Christian) PUBLISHER: Bethany House RELEASE DATE: July 11, 2023 PAGES: 330 “I love the way […]


Book Review (and a Giveaway!): In Feast or Famine by Mesu Andrews

Book Review (and a Giveaway!): In Feast or Famine by Mesu Andrews

Posted May 16, 2023 / 28 Comments

IN FEAST OR FAMINE by Mesu Andrews SERIES: The Egyptian Chronicles #2 GENRE: Inspirational Historical/Biblical Fiction PUBLISHER: WaterBrook RELEASE DATE: May 9, 2023 PAGES: 449 Thrust into an arranged marriage, the daughter of ancient Egypt’s high priest plays a pivotal role in Joseph’s biblical narrative in this powerful novel from […]


Top Ten Tuesday: Books I Recommend the Most

Top Ten Tuesday: Books I Recommend the Most

Posted May 9, 2023 / 25 Comments

Happy Tuesday! Today’s theme for Top Ten Tuesday is all about the books I recommend the most. As I was trying desperately to narrow this down, I realized that I tend to recommend by author more than I do by specific book. Because, generally, if I love one book by […]


First Line Friday (week 336): Vinegar Boy

First Line Friday (week 336): Vinegar Boy

Posted April 6, 2023 / 22 Comments

Happy Good Friday & welcome to the First Line Friday link-up! It’s time to grab the book nearest to you and leave a comment with the first line. In honor of Good Friday & Easter Sunday, today I’m featuring the first line of an Easter novel that I read and […]


Book Spotlight (and a Giveaway!): Daughter of Eden by Jill Eileen Smith

Book Spotlight (and a Giveaway!): Daughter of Eden by Jill Eileen Smith

Posted February 14, 2023 / 23 Comments

DAUGHTER OF EDEN: Eve’s Story by Jill Eileen Smith GENRE: Inspirational Historical/Biblical Fiction PUBLISHER: Revell RELEASE DATE: February 14, 2023 PAGES: 321 The first time she opens her eyes, Eve gazes on One whose beauty nearly blinds her, whose breath is in her lungs. Her Creator takes her hand and […]


Author Interview (and a Giveaway!): Ifueko Ogbomo & A Divine Romance

Author Interview (and a Giveaway!): Ifueko Ogbomo & A Divine Romance

Posted February 11, 2023 / 3 Comments

Welcome to the Blog Tour for A Divine Romance by Ifueko Ogbomo, hosted by JustRead Publicity Tours! So honored to have Ifueko here today to chat about her debut novel! A DIVINE ROMANCE by Ifueko Ogbomo GENRE: Inspirational Historical Romance / Biblical Era PUBLISHER: InspiroLogos Publishing RELEASE DATE: February 14, […]


Guest Post (and a Giveaway!): Dana McNeely & Whirlwind

Guest Post (and a Giveaway!): Dana McNeely & Whirlwind

Posted December 10, 2022 / 8 Comments

Please join me in welcoming Dana McNeely to the blog today to talk about writing Biblical fiction and her new novel, Whirlwind! WHIRLWIND by Dana McNeely SERIES: Whispers on the Wind #2 GENRE: Inspirational Historical Romance / Biblical Era PUBLISHER: Mountain Brook Ink RELEASE DATE: December 22, 2022 PAGES: 458 […]


Guest Post (and a Giveaway!): Tessa Afshar & The Hidden Prince

Guest Post (and a Giveaway!): Tessa Afshar & The Hidden Prince

Posted December 6, 2022 / 21 Comments

Always a treat to have the extremely talented Tessa Afshar on the blog, and today she’s here to talk about her newest Old Testament-era historical novel, The Hidden Prince! THE HIDDEN PRINCE by Tessa Afshar GENRE: Inspirational Historical Romance / Biblical Era PUBLISHER: Tyndale House RELEASE DATE: November 8, 2022 […]


First Line Friday (week 315): The Hidden Prince

First Line Friday (week 315): The Hidden Prince

Posted November 10, 2022 / 6 Comments

Happy Friday & welcome to the First Line Friday link-up! 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 Hidden Prince by Tessa Afshar! I love love love Tessa Afshar’s books – they are so […]



Book Spotlight (and a Giveaway!): Dead Sea Conspiracy by Jerry B. Jenkins

Book Spotlight (and a Giveaway!): Dead Sea Conspiracy by Jerry B. Jenkins

Posted August 20, 2022 / 17 Comments

Welcome to the Blog Tour for Dead Sea Conspiracy by Jerry B. Jenkins, hosted by JustRead Publicity Tours! Keep reading for a riveting excerpt! DEAD SEA CONSPIRACY by Jerry B. Jenkins SERIES: Dead Sea Chronicles #2 GENRE: Christian Suspense, Dual Timeline (Biblical & Contemporary) PUBLISHER: Worthy Books RELEASE DATE: August […]