Tag: clean fiction

February 2023 New Releases

February 2023 New Releases

Posted February 1, 2023 / 19 Comments

Happy February! The much awaited list of February 2023 New Releases on my radar is here! There are 100 titles on this list, and they comprise a range of genres – contemporary, historical, cozy mystery, suspense, Amish fiction, children’s books, YA, speculative, and even some nonfiction. And, of course, expect […]


Book Review (and a Giveaway!): Dark of Night by Colleen Coble

Book Review (and a Giveaway!): Dark of Night by Colleen Coble

Posted January 19, 2023 / 10 Comments

DARK OF NIGHT by Colleen Coble SERIES: Annie Pederson #2 GENRE: Inspirational Romantic Suspense PUBLISHER: Thomas Nelson RELEASE DATE: January 10, 2023 PAGES: 349 The law is about justice—not grace. But perhaps ranger Annie Pederson can find a way to have both. As if the last few months haven’t been […]


January 2023 New Releases

January 2023 New Releases

Posted January 1, 2023 / 4 Comments

Happy New Year, dear readers! I pray that 2023 is a year of joyful days and great reads for each of you. As promised yesterday, during our bird’s eye view look at Early 2023 New Releases, today I’m going to break down the January 2023 New Releases that are on […]




Top Ten Tuesday: Past Halloween Freebie Posts

Top Ten Tuesday: Past Halloween Freebie Posts

Posted October 25, 2022 / 17 Comments

Happy Tuesday! This week’s theme for Top Ten Tuesday is a Halloween freebie and, to be honest, I didn’t have any new ideas to use for it. So I decided to do a round-up of my past Halloween freebie posts, with a few updates along the way! Even though Halloween […]


Top Ten Tuesday: Fictional Bookstores I Want to Visit

Top Ten Tuesday: Fictional Bookstores I Want to Visit

Posted October 4, 2022 / 13 Comments

Happy Tuesday, dear readers! Today’s theme for Top Ten Tuesday is all about bookstores, so I decided to look at fictional bookstores that I want to visit – if only they actually existed! What is something about a bookstore that makes you want to check it out? For me, it’s […]



New Releases I’m Excited About: Mid 2022 Mystery & Suspense Fiction

New Releases I’m Excited About: Mid 2022 Mystery & Suspense Fiction

Posted May 7, 2022 / 11 Comments

Well… here we are at my most favorite genre, my ‘comfort reads’ – the mystery & suspense category of Mid 2022 New Releases. While I maintained at least the appearance of trying to keep the contemporary & historical lists to a semblance of something manageable, I have abandoned all pretense […]


New Releases I’m Excited About: Mid 2022 Historical Fiction

New Releases I’m Excited About: Mid 2022 Historical Fiction

Posted May 5, 2022 / 13 Comments

Has everyone recovered from the sheer volume of yesterday’s list of contemporary new releases? I have just barely gotten my strength back 😉 I tell ya, these Mid 2022 New Releases have my bookish heart positively twitterpated!! Are you ready for a look at Mid 2022 Historical New Releases (May-August). […]



Author Interview (and a Giveaway!): S.K. Derban & Circumvent

Author Interview (and a Giveaway!): S.K. Derban & Circumvent

Posted October 1, 2021 / 20 Comments

Welcome to the Blog + Review Tour for Circumvent by S. K. Derban, hosted by JustRead Publicity Tours! I’m pleased to have the author here today to chat about her book! CIRCUMVENT Author: S. K. Derban Publisher: TouchPoint Press Release Date: November 9, 2017 Genre: Clean Read Mystery When perfection […]


Guest Post (and a Giveaway!): The Decorating Club by Susan M. Meyers

Guest Post (and a Giveaway!): The Decorating Club by Susan M. Meyers

Posted August 20, 2021 / 11 Comments

Welcome to the Blog Tour for The Decorating Club by Susan M. Meyers, hosted by JustRead Publicity Tours! Keep reading for a character sketch from the author! THE DECORATING CLUB Author: Susan M. Meyers Publisher: Just Food For Thought, LLC Release Date: February 1, 2021 Genre: Women’s Fiction The Decorating […]




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, […]


Author Interview: RJ Setser & A Queen is Knighted

Author Interview: RJ Setser & A Queen is Knighted

Posted June 29, 2021 / 12 Comments

Please join me in welcoming the author team of RJ Setser to the blog today to talk about their debut YA Fantasy novel, A Queen is Knighted! R.J. Setser is a pseudonym for wife and husband duo, Rayleigh and Joshua Setser. High-school sweethearts who found their happily-ever-after in 2019, Rayleigh […]


Cover Love: Spell the Month in Books – May 2021

Cover Love: Spell the Month in Books – May 2021

Posted May 31, 2021 / 1 Comment

Hi y’all! Happy Memorial Day! I’m back with my own spin on the popular ‘spell the month in books’ challenge – instead of using the books i plan to read in a specific month, I am doing a cover love post for books that released in that month. Here we […]


Book Review: The Woman with the Blue Star by Pam Jenoff

Book Review: The Woman with the Blue Star by Pam Jenoff

Posted May 6, 2021 / 6 Comments

THE WOMAN WITH THE BLUE STAR GENRE: Historical Fiction PUBLISHER: Park Row RELEASE DATE: May 4, 2021 PAGES: 336 From the New York Times bestselling author of The Lost Girls of Paris comes a riveting tale of courage and unlikely friendship during World War II. 1942. Sadie Gault is eighteen and living with her […]


New Releases I’m Excited About: Mid 2021 Speculative & Youth Fiction

New Releases I’m Excited About: Mid 2021 Speculative & Youth Fiction

Posted April 30, 2021 / 6 Comments

Happy Friday, dear readers! We’ve made it to the last two days of our look at Mid 2021 New Releases – how’s your TBR pile looking? 😉  Today we’re looking at Mid 2021 Speculative & Youth Fiction New Releases (May-August). I usually group these together because they are smaller categories […]