Tag: contemporary fiction


Guest Post (and a Giveaway!): Susie Finkbeiner & The Nature of Small Birds

Guest Post (and a Giveaway!): Susie Finkbeiner & The Nature of Small Birds

Posted July 5, 2021 / 28 Comments

I’m delighted to welcome Susie Finkbeiner today to share the playlist for her new release, The Nature of Small Birds! THE NATURE OF SMALL BIRDS GENRE: Inspirational Fiction PUBLISHER: Revell RELEASE DATE: July 6, 2021 PAGES: 368 In 1975, three thousand children were airlifted out of Saigon to be adopted into […]


Book Review (and a Giveaway!): The Hotel by Pamela Kelley

Book Review (and a Giveaway!): The Hotel by Pamela Kelley

Posted June 14, 2021 / 9 Comments

The Hotel, on tour with Prism Book Tours THE HOTEL GENRE: Women’s Fiction / Romance (Clean & Wholesome) PUBLISHER: Piping Plover Press RELEASE DATE: June 8, 2021 PAGES: 270 Secrets and lies…at Nantucket’s most exclusive and glamorous, family-owned hotel. The Whitley is Nantucket’s most exclusive waterfront hotel–a sprawling collection of […]



First Line Friday (week 239): Paint and Nectar

First Line Friday (week 239): Paint and Nectar

Posted May 21, 2021 / 20 Comments

Happy Friday! And welcome to First Line Friday, 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. Today, I’m featuring the first line of Paint and Nectar by Ashley Clark, the 2nd book in her […]


Book Review (and a Giveaway!): Beneath the Seams by Peyton H. Roberts

Book Review (and a Giveaway!): Beneath the Seams by Peyton H. Roberts

Posted May 15, 2021 / 21 Comments

BENEATH THE SEAMS GENRE: Inspirational Women’s Fiction / Social Impact PUBLISHER: Scrivenings Press RELEASE DATE: May 11, 2021 PAGES: 357 Both a gripping exposé of fashion industry secrets and a heartwarming mother-daughter tale, Beneath the Seams explores love, conscience, hope, and the common threads connecting humanity. Fashion designer Shelby Lawrence […]


Author Interview (and a Giveaway!): Nancy Naigle & The Shell Collector

Author Interview (and a Giveaway!): Nancy Naigle & The Shell Collector

Posted May 12, 2021 / 26 Comments

Please join me in welcoming Nancy Naigle to the blog today to chat about her new novel, The Shell Collector! NANCY NAIGLE is a USA Today bestselling author whose many contemporary romance novels include the Adams Grove, Boot Creek, and Christmas in Evergreen series. Several of her novels have been […]


First Line Friday (and a Giveaway!): The Secret Place

First Line Friday (and a Giveaway!): The Secret Place

Posted May 7, 2021 / 8 Comments

Happy Friday! And welcome to First Line Friday, 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. Today, I’m featuring the first line of The Secret Place by Camille Eide, currently on tour with JustRead […]


New Releases I’m Excited About: Mid 2021 Contemporary Fiction

New Releases I’m Excited About: Mid 2021 Contemporary Fiction

Posted April 26, 2021 / 14 Comments

Hi friends! It’s time once again to squeeze in some more space on our out-of-control TBR lists because a new book season is upon us!! Cue the cheers and squealing & break out your lists (Susan, I’m looking at you)  because Mid 2021 is bringing TONS of GREAT looking books! […]


Series Spotlight (and a Giveaway!): Then Comes Hope collection by Regina Walker

Series Spotlight (and a Giveaway!): Then Comes Hope collection by Regina Walker

Posted April 23, 2021 / 8 Comments

I’m pleased to bring you a look at the Then Comes Hope Collection by Regina Walker, including We Grow Together which just released yesterday! Edgy, bold fiction that navigates grief, suicide, substance abuse, domestic violence, and teen pregnancy, the Then Comes Hope Collection doesn’t mince words as these families face […]


First Line Friday (and a Giveaway!): All That Really Matters

First Line Friday (and a Giveaway!): All That Really Matters

Posted April 23, 2021 / 20 Comments

Happy Friday! And welcome to First Line Friday, 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. Today, I’m featuring the first line of All That Really Matters by Nicole Deese, currently on tour with […]


Book Review: The Traveling Prayer Shawl by Jennifer Lynn Cary

Book Review: The Traveling Prayer Shawl by Jennifer Lynn Cary

Posted April 7, 2021 / 5 Comments

THE TRAVELING PRAYER SHAWL GENRE: Inspirational Women’s Fiction w/ Romance PUBLISHER: Tandem Services Press RELEASE DATE: March 17, 2021 PAGES: 280 Her dream account just landed in her lap… …So did the future of her family And she’s got two months to save them both. Cami Madison’s grandmother died, leaving […]


Author Interview (and a Giveaway!): Lin Stepp & Downsizing

Author Interview (and a Giveaway!): Lin Stepp & Downsizing

Posted April 7, 2021 / 17 Comments

Welcome to the Blog + Review Tour for Downsizing by Lin Stepp, hosted by JustRead Publicity Tours! Please join me in welcoming Lin to the blog to chat about her new book! Title: Downsizing Series: Mountain Home Books #2 Author: Lin Stepp Publisher: Mountain Hill Press Release Date: April 1, […]


Author Interview (and a Giveaway!): Starr Ayers & For the Love of Emma

Author Interview (and a Giveaway!): Starr Ayers & For the Love of Emma

Posted April 1, 2021 / 22 Comments

Please join me in welcoming author Starr Ayers to the blog today to chat about her debut novel, For the Love of Emma! Starr Ayers is a third-generation artist, an award-winning writer, Jesus follower, incurable night owl, java junkie, rainbow chaser, and avid iPhone photographer who seeks to make the […]




First Line Friday (and a Giveaway!): ‘Til I Want No More

First Line Friday (and a Giveaway!): ‘Til I Want No More

Posted February 26, 2021 / 20 Comments

Happy Friday! And welcome to First Line Friday, 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. Today, I’m featuring the first line of ‘Til I Want No More by Robin W. Pearson, currently on […]



Guest Post (and a Giveaway!): Heidi Chiavaroli & The Orchard House

Guest Post (and a Giveaway!): Heidi Chiavaroli & The Orchard House

Posted February 10, 2021 / 30 Comments

I’m so excited to have Heidi Chiavaroli here today to share what writing fiction – including her new book The Orchard House – teaches her about redemption! THE ORCHARD HOUSE GENRE: Inspirational Dual Timeline Fiction PUBLISHER: Tyndale House RELEASE DATE: February 9, 2021 PAGES: 432 Award-winning author Heidi Chiavaroli transports […]