Tag: Christian fiction


Book Review (and a Giveaway!): Christmas Embers by Chautona Havig

Book Review (and a Giveaway!): Christmas Embers by Chautona Havig

Posted December 9, 2017 / 10 Comments

It’s a truth universally unacknowledged that sin will hunt you down and advertise its presence the moment you try to hide it. Emily Byrne sits in her daughter’s classroom listening to the deepest wishes of twenty kindergarteners as she sketches them. But when little Joey Cordell breaks down, weeping and […]


Author Interview (and a Giveaway!): Ronie Kendig & LYGOS

Author Interview (and a Giveaway!): Ronie Kendig & LYGOS

Posted December 7, 2017 / 57 Comments

First, how have I never had Ronie Kendig on the blog before today??? I’m pretty sure that’s against my own blogger rules. <checks> Yep. Right here in Ye Olde Blogger Rulebook, Section C, part 2: Have the awesome Ronie Kendig on the blog at least once a year. (And Kim, […]




Author Interview (and FREE Novella!): Cindy Thomson

Author Interview (and FREE Novella!): Cindy Thomson

Posted December 6, 2017 / 11 Comments

I had the privilege (and pleasure) of meeting today’s guest at CFRR2017 this past August & I’m happy to introduce y’all to Cindy Thomson too! Cindy Thomson’s love of Irish history inspires much of what she writes. She is the author of eight books, including her newest novel set in […]


Book Spotlight (and a Giveaway!): Runaway Romance by Miralee Ferrell

Book Spotlight (and a Giveaway!): Runaway Romance by Miralee Ferrell

Posted December 5, 2017 / 11 Comments

When a reality TV star meets the reality of life, will it be her downfall or her salvation? Ann Stanway had it all—a starring role in a reality show, an adoring boyfriend, and a sparkling future with limitless possibilities. Until the rules changed and the life she’d thought was real […]




Book Review: My Heart Belongs in Castle Gate, Utah by Angie Dicken

Book Review: My Heart Belongs in Castle Gate, Utah by Angie Dicken

Posted December 3, 2017 / 9 Comments

Journey now to Castle Gate, Utah of 1910 where… Forbidden Love Tries to Survive Old World Expectations Schoolteacher Leanna McKee plans on leaving the coal mining town of Castle Gate, Utah, and never looking back. Good riddance to coal dust, rugged men, and the fatal mine that took her husband’s […]




Author Interview: Donn Taylor & Murder in Disguise

Author Interview: Donn Taylor & Murder in Disguise

Posted December 1, 2017 / 9 Comments

Please join me in welcoming Donn Taylor to the blog today! With a PhD in English literature (Renaissance), Donn Taylor taught literature for 18 years at two liberal arts colleges. Now retired, he has published suspense novels, mysteries, and poetry. His historical novel “Lightning on a Quiet Night” was a […]


First Line Friday (week 84): A Child’s Christmas Wish

First Line Friday (week 84): A Child’s Christmas Wish

Posted December 1, 2017 / 24 Comments

Happy Friday! And Happy December! And welcome to First Line Fridays, hosted by Hoarding Books!!! Since it’s Friday, it’s time to grab the book nearest to you and leave a comment with the first line. The book I’m featuring today is A Child’s Christmas Wish by Erica Vetsch. And the […]




Author Interview (and a Giveaway!): Rachel Linden & Ascension of Larks

Author Interview (and a Giveaway!): Rachel Linden & Ascension of Larks

Posted November 27, 2017 / 37 Comments

I am so excited to welcome Rachel Linden to the blog today! Rachel Linden is a novelist and international aid worker whose adventures living and traveling in fifty countries around the world provide excellent grist for her stories. She holds an MA in Intercultural Studies from Wheaton College, a BA […]


Book Review (and a Giveaway!): A Season to Dance by Patricia Beal

Book Review (and a Giveaway!): A Season to Dance by Patricia Beal

Posted November 26, 2017 / 28 Comments

Welcome to the A Season to Dance blog tour! A SEASON TO DANCE by Patricia Beal GENRE: Contemporary Romance (Christian) PUBLISHER: Bling! Romance (LPC) RELEASE DATE: May 9, 2017 PAGES: 272 Ana Brassfield has her path to the stage of the Metropolitan Opera House all figured out until her first […]


Book Review: Returning Home by Toni Shiloh

Book Review: Returning Home by Toni Shiloh

Posted November 25, 2017 / 8 Comments

Jo Ellen Baker is shocked to find out that the boy who teased her mercilessly throughout high school, has returned to their hometown of Freedom Lake, and he’s missing a leg. When his mother asks her to renovate their carriage house to give him a place to gain his independence […]


Book Review: The Esther Paradigm by Sarah Monzon

Book Review: The Esther Paradigm by Sarah Monzon

Posted November 24, 2017 / 12 Comments

Hannah Pratt dreams of starting a school for the Bedouin clan she grew up with as a missionary kid, and finally her hopes are coming true. But shortly after she returns to the desert from her college years in the U.S., she discovers her parents have received threats from their […]