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Book Review (and a Giveaway!): Rocky Mountain Journey by Misty M. Beller

Book Review (and a Giveaway!): Rocky Mountain Journey by Misty M. Beller

Posted June 17, 2024 / 17 Comments

ROCKY MOUNTAIN JOURNEY by Misty M. Beller SERIES: Sisters of the Rockies #3 GENRE: Historical Western Romance (Christian) PUBLISHER: Bethany House RELEASE DATE: June 18, 2024 PAGES: 272 Faith Collins embarks on a perilous journey through the untamed wilderness of the Rocky Mountains in search of the Peigan Blackfoot woman […]


Series Review: FBI Strange Crimes Unit series by Jessica R. Patch

Series Review: FBI Strange Crimes Unit series by Jessica R. Patch

Posted June 16, 2024 / 3 Comments

Y’all. All three books in the FBI Strange Crimes Unit series by Jessica R Patch completely mesmerized me. I was glued to the pages and read them back to back because I could not stop. I love psychological thrillers, and Patch is a master at this genre! These books are […]


Book Review (and a Giveaway!): Born of Gilded Mountains by Amanda Dykes

Book Review (and a Giveaway!): Born of Gilded Mountains by Amanda Dykes

Posted June 15, 2024 / 43 Comments

BORN OF GILDED MOUNTAINS by Amanda Dykes GENRE: Historical/Friendship Fiction (Christian) PUBLISHER: Bethany House RELEASE DATE: June 18, 2024 PAGES: 384 A lost treasure. A riddled quest. The healing power of friendship. Legends are tucked into every fold of the Colorado mountains surrounding the quaint town of Mercy Peak, where […]


Book Review (and a Giveaway!): Home in a Lunchbox by Cherry Mo

Book Review (and a Giveaway!): Home in a Lunchbox by Cherry Mo

Posted June 13, 2024 / 15 Comments

HOME IN A LUNCHBOX by Cherry Mo GENRE: Children’s Picture Book PUBLISHER: Penguin Workshop RELEASE DATE: June 11, 2024 PAGES: 40 Cherry Mo’s stunning debut is about a young girl who immigrates to America and finds home in an unexpected place. When Jun moves from Hong Kong to America, the […]


Book Review: Katharine’s Remarkable Road Trip by Gail Ward Olmsted

Book Review: Katharine’s Remarkable Road Trip by Gail Ward Olmsted

Posted June 12, 2024 / 2 Comments

KATHARINE’S REMARKABLE ROAD TRIP by Gail Ward Olmsted GENRE: Biographical Fiction (Clean with mild language) PUBLISHER: Black Rose Writing RELEASE DATE: June 13, 2024 PAGES: 242 “Kate makes me want to take a road trip. She’s lovable and charming, and her voice… SO GOOD.” -Kerry Chaput, author of the Defying […]


Book Review (and a Giveaway!): Clover Covered Corpse by Jackie Layton

Book Review (and a Giveaway!): Clover Covered Corpse by Jackie Layton

Posted June 12, 2024 / 11 Comments

CLOVER COVERED CORPSE by Jackie Layton SERIES: Texas Flower Farmer Cozy Mysteries #2 GENRE: Cozy Mystery (Clean) PUBLISHER: Level Best Books RELEASE DATE: May 28, 2024 PAGES: 308 Emma Justice never imagines working at the farmers market on a normal Saturday morning will lead to her second murder investigation. When […]


Book Review: Moonlight on the Mississippi by Stephenia H. McGee

Book Review: Moonlight on the Mississippi by Stephenia H. McGee

Posted June 11, 2024 / 3 Comments

MOONLIGHT ON THE MISSISSIPPI by Stephenia H. McGee SERIES: River Romances #2 GENRE: Historical Romance (Christian) PUBLISHER: By the Vine Press RELEASE DATE: June 11, 2024 PAGES: 325 A lost treasure, a mysterious disappearance, and a deadly family secret—but winning her heart might be the real challenge. Steamboat Captain Camilla […]



Book Review (and a Giveaway!): One Last Chance by Susan May Warren

Book Review (and a Giveaway!): One Last Chance by Susan May Warren

Posted June 5, 2024 / 46 Comments

ONE LAST CHANCE by Susan May Warren SERIES: Alaska Air One Rescue #2 GENRE: Romantic Suspense (Christian) PUBLISHER: SDG Publishing (ebook) & Revell (print) RELEASE DATE: June 4, 2024 PAGES: 336 Axel Mulligan was built to be a Coast Guard rescue swimmer. He swam fast and endured long, a miracle […]


Book Review: When Plans Go Awry by Denise M. Colby

Book Review: When Plans Go Awry by Denise M. Colby

Posted June 5, 2024 / 4 Comments

WHEN PLANS GO AWRY by Denise M. Colby SERIES: Best-Laid Plans #1 GENRE: Historical/Western Romance (Christian) PUBLISHER: Scrivenings Press RELEASE DATE: June 4, 2024 PAGES: 376 Olivia Carmichael escapes her past to become the next schoolmarm in the small ranching community of Washton, California. Her plan? Live a quiet spinster […]


Book Review (and a Giveaway!): Hidden in the Night by Elizabeth Goddard

Book Review (and a Giveaway!): Hidden in the Night by Elizabeth Goddard

Posted June 3, 2024 / 39 Comments

HIDDEN IN THE NIGHT by Elizabeth Goddard SERIES: Missing in Alaska #3 GENRE: Romantic Suspense (Christian) PUBLISHER: Revell RELEASE DATE: June 4, 2024 PAGES: 336 At the behest of her ailing mother, former FBI special agent turned rare-book collector Ivy Elliott arrives in Alaska to secure an unpublished Jack London […]


May 2024 In Review

May 2024 In Review

Posted June 1, 2024 / 6 Comments

Hello, reading friends! Well, the heat has hit Atlanta and I saw my first blooming crape myrtle of the season so I guess summer is upon us! Before we look ahead to a new month, the end of the current month means it’s time for my May 2024 in Review […]


Book Review (and a Giveaway!): The Crown Conspiracy by Connie Mann

Book Review (and a Giveaway!): The Crown Conspiracy by Connie Mann

Posted May 31, 2024 / 49 Comments

THE CROWN CONSPIRACY by Connie Mann SERIES: Speranza Team #1 GENRE: Suspense/Adventure/Romance (Christian) PUBLISHER: Tyndale House RELEASE DATE: June 4, 2024 PAGES: 338 She’s a master at spotting a forgery . . . and knowing how to create one. But can she solve a decades-old mystery? The media spotlight is […]


Book Review: Out of Play by Angela Ruth Strong (Starry Nights collection)

Book Review: Out of Play by Angela Ruth Strong (Starry Nights collection)

Posted May 28, 2024 / 2 Comments

OUT OF PLAY by Angela Ruth Strong Part of Starry Nights Collection GENRE: Contemporary Romance (Christian) PUBLISHER: Two Dogs Publishing, LLC RELEASE DATE: June 6, 2024 Eight summer novels across 2 volumes. From Christian fiction’s hottest contemporary romance authors. Out of Play – Angela Ruth Strong When single mom Bex […]


Book Review: The Rancher’s Secret by Megan Easley-Walsh

Book Review: The Rancher’s Secret by Megan Easley-Walsh

Posted May 27, 2024 / 2 Comments

THE RANCHER’S SECRET by Megan Easley-Walsh GENRE: Contemporary Western Romance (Christian) PUBLISHER: New Historical Fiction RELEASE DATE: May 7, 2024 PAGES: 210 They were childhood sweethearts, but a secret has separated them for fifteen years. Will Redemption Ranch be able to offer them a second chance at dreams and love? […]


Book Review (and a Giveaway!): Muffalettas and Murder by Jann Franklin

Book Review (and a Giveaway!): Muffalettas and Murder by Jann Franklin

Posted May 26, 2024 / 9 Comments

MUFFALETTAS AND MURDER by Jann Franklin SERIES: Small Town Girl Mysteries #1 GENRE: Cozy Mystery (Christian) PUBLISHER: Rougarou Press RELEASE DATE: January 30, 2023 PAGES: 238 Evangeline Delafose is finding Graisseville, Louisiana just as she remembered—boring and uneventful. Until her brother Nate asks her to help solve a murder. Follow […]


Book Review: Tracking the Truth by Dana Mentink

Book Review: Tracking the Truth by Dana Mentink

Posted May 26, 2024 / 4 Comments

TRACKING THE TRUTH by Dana Mentink SERIES: Security Hounds Investigations #1 GENRE: Romantic Suspense (Christian) PUBLISHER: Love Inspired Suspense RELEASE DATE: March 26, 2024 PAGES: 208 To expose a suspect, he needs evidence… and a K-9’s instincts. After Emery Duncan is abducted and dumped in a lake, private investigator Roman […]


Book Review: Every Time We Say Goodbye by Natalie Jenner

Book Review: Every Time We Say Goodbye by Natalie Jenner

Posted May 25, 2024 / 0 Comments

EVERY TIME WE SAY GOODBYE by Natalie Jenner SERIES: Jane Austen Society #3 GENRE: Historical Fiction (Closed Door with mild language) PUBLISHER: St. Martin’s Press RELEASE DATE: May 14, 2024 PAGES: 330 The bestselling author of The Jane Austen Society and Bloomsbury Girls returns with a brilliant novel of love […]


Book Review (and a Giveaway!): With Each Tomorrow by Peterson & Woodhouse

Book Review (and a Giveaway!): With Each Tomorrow by Peterson & Woodhouse

Posted May 22, 2024 / 41 Comments

WITH EACH TOMORROW by Tracie Peterson & Kimberley Woodhouse SERIES: The Jewels of Kalispell #2 GENRE: Historical Romance (Christian) PUBLISHER: Bethany House RELEASE DATE: May 21, 2024 PAGES: 391 Even in the midst of adversity, love and faith can flourish. As the formation of Glacier National Park takes Eleanor Briggs […]


Book Review (and a Giveaway!): The Road Before Us by Janine Rosche

Book Review (and a Giveaway!): The Road Before Us by Janine Rosche

Posted May 20, 2024 / 60 Comments

THE ROAD BEFORE US by Janine Rosche GENRE: Romantic Women’s Fiction PUBLISHER: Revell RELEASE DATE: May 21, 2024 PAGES: 328 How far would you go to fix the mistakes you’ve made and regain the trust you lost? For Jade Jessup, the answer is 2,448 miles. Once one of Chicago’s significant […]