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Book Review: Missing in the Desert by Dana Mentink

Book Review: Missing in the Desert by Dana Mentink

Posted August 1, 2021 / 10 Comments

MISSING IN THE DESERT SERIES: Desert Justice #2 GENRE: Inspirational Romantic Suspense PUBLISHER: Love Inspired Suspense RELEASE DATE: July 27, 2021 PAGES: 224 Five years ago, her sister disappeared… Now someone is coming for her. Who would believe that Mara Castillo’s sister—missing and presumed dead—suddenly sent a one-word text? Now Mara […]


Book Review: Widow’s Secrets by Shelley Shepard Gray

Book Review: Widow’s Secrets by Shelley Shepard Gray

Posted July 29, 2021 / 9 Comments

WIDOW’S SECRETS GENRE: Inspirational Mystery/Romance PUBLISHER: Love Inspired Cold Case Collection RELEASE DATE: July 27, 2021 PAGES: 240 She’s found peace living alongside the Amish… But she can’t escape her past. Artist Liana Mann is stunned to learn her husband, missing for ten years, has been found murdered. Now Officer […]



Book Review: An Amish Flower Farm by Mindy Steele

Book Review: An Amish Flower Farm by Mindy Steele

Posted July 27, 2021 / 19 Comments

AN AMISH FLOWER FARM GENRE: Inspirational Amish Romance PUBLISHER: Hallmark Publishing RELEASE DATE: July 27, 2021 PAGES: 328 She grows flowers. He raises bees for honey. They help each other out, because that’s what neighbors do… Belinda Graber loves growing flowers for her family to sell at the Amish marketplace. […]


Book Review (and a Giveaway!): The Second Life of Mirielle West by Amanda Skenandore

Book Review (and a Giveaway!): The Second Life of Mirielle West by Amanda Skenandore

Posted July 26, 2021 / 2 Comments

THE SECOND LIFE OF MIRIELLE WEST GENRE: Historical Fiction PUBLISHER: Kensington RELEASE DATE: July 27, 2021 PAGES: 394 In this thought-provoking and sensitive novel, inspired by the true story of a Louisiana leprosy hospital where patients were forcibly quarantined, acclaimed author Amanda Skenandore tells an extraordinarily timely tale of resilience, […]


Book Review: A Haven for Her Heart by Susan Anne Mason

Book Review: A Haven for Her Heart by Susan Anne Mason

Posted July 24, 2021 / 12 Comments

A HAVEN FOR HER HEART SERIES: Redemption’s Light #1 GENRE: Inspirational Historical Romance PUBLISHER: Bethany House RELEASE DATE: October 13, 2020 PAGES: 382 Homeless after being released from a women’s reformatory in 1939 Toronto, Olivia Rosetti is taken in by an angel of mercy, Ruth Bennington. The two discover they […]



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 […]


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 […]


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 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 […]


Book Review (and a Giveaway!): Inventing Vivian by Jennifer Moore

Book Review (and a Giveaway!): Inventing Vivian by Jennifer Moore

Posted July 12, 2021 / 32 Comments

Inventing Vivian, On Tour with Prism Book Tours INVENTING VIVIAN SERIES: The Blue Orchid Society #2 GENRE: Historical / Victorian Romance (Clean) PUBLISHER: Covenant Communications RELEASE DATE: June 7, 2021 PAGES: 224 Ladies of London’s High Society are known for their social graces and poise. Vivian Kirby boasts neither of […]


Book Review (and a Giveaway!): Choir Loft Murder by Karen Randau

Book Review (and a Giveaway!): Choir Loft Murder by Karen Randau

Posted July 10, 2021 / 22 Comments

CHOIR LOFT MURDER SERIES: Frankie Shep Suspense Novella #3 GENRE: Mystery / Thriller RELEASE DATE: June 22, 2021 PAGES: 150 Her fiance a murderer? As she digs for the truth, she must fight to survive a plot to frame the man she loves. Frankie Shep has endured too many tragedies […]


Book Review (and a Giveaway!): Pockets of Purpose by Laurie Stroup Smith

Book Review (and a Giveaway!): Pockets of Purpose by Laurie Stroup Smith

Posted July 9, 2021 / 22 Comments

POCKETS OF PURPOSE SERIES: The Pocket Quilt #2 GENRE: Inspirational Amish Romance PUBLISHER: Vinspire Publishing RELEASE DATE: June 30, 2021 PAGES: 216 Two years after exchanging her first love letters with Gideon Petersheim, Dixie Yoder tucks his notes into her pocket quilt and travels from Pinecraft to Holmes County, hopeful […]


Book Review (and a Giveaway!): Fly Home to Me by Chalon Linton

Book Review (and a Giveaway!): Fly Home to Me by Chalon Linton

Posted July 7, 2021 / 19 Comments

FLY HOME TO ME SERIES: Flying in Love #2 GENRE: Inspirational Contemporary Romance PUBLISHER: Covenant Communications RELEASE DATE: July 2, 2021 PAGES: 210 A traffic jam is the last thing Piper Holland needs in her already stressful day. The dry cleaner’s will soon close, and she really hopes to wear […]


Book Review: A Colonial Courtship by Stephenia H. McGee

Book Review: A Colonial Courtship by Stephenia H. McGee

Posted July 6, 2021 / 24 Comments

A COLONIAL COURTSHIP SERIES: Back Inn Time #3 GENRE: Inspirational Time Travel / Historical Romance PUBLISHER: By the Vine Press RELEASE DATE: July 6, 2021 PAGES: 238 Sometimes time travel is just the miracle you need. Unless it sends you to the last place you want to go. Abigail Martin […]


Book Review: Finding Hope by Janice Kay Johnson

Book Review: Finding Hope by Janice Kay Johnson

Posted July 3, 2021 / 19 Comments

FINDING HOPE SERIES: Tompkins Mill #3 GENRE: Inspirational Contemporary / Amish Romance PUBLISHER: Berkley RELEASE DATE: June 29, 2021 PAGES: 334 In this heartwarming and affecting Amish romance, a young woman has the chance to begin a new life in the Amish community after old betrayals come to light. Hannah […]


Book Review: Regaining Mercy by Carolyn Miller

Book Review: Regaining Mercy by Carolyn Miller

Posted July 3, 2021 / 21 Comments

REGAINING MERCY SERIES: Elnora Island #6 GENRE: Inspirational Contemporary Romance PUBLISHER: Celebrate Lit Publishing RELEASE DATE: June 29, 2021 PAGES: 202 A mom ready to do anything for her son. A man determined to win the woman he loves. Going on Love at First Glance had seemed like such a […]


Book Review (and a Giveaway!): Love Blooms by Jennifer Faye

Book Review (and a Giveaway!): Love Blooms by Jennifer Faye

Posted July 2, 2021 / 15 Comments

Love Blooms, On Tour with Prism Book Tours LOVE BLOOMS SERIES: Bluestar Island #1 GENRE: Contemporary Romance (Clean & Wholesome) RELEASE DATE: April 13, 2021 PAGES: 284 “With the bloom of springtime flowers… comes the opportunity for new beginnings.” He’s an injured firefighter. She bakes the most delightful treats. When […]