Tag: contemporary fiction

Book Spotlight (and a Giveaway!): A Flicker of Light by Katie Powner

Book Spotlight (and a Giveaway!): A Flicker of Light by Katie Powner

Posted October 23, 2021 / 10 Comments

Welcome to the Takeover Tour for Flicker of Light by Katie Powner, hosted by JustRead Publicity Tours! Keep reading for an excerpt! A FLICKER OF LIGHT Author: Katie Powner Publisher: Bethany House Release Date: October 5, 2021 Genre: Contemporary Fiction, Christian Secrets are like pennies. Everybody’s got one, even the […]


Top Ten Tuesday: Book Titles with Dawn and Light

Top Ten Tuesday: Book Titles with Dawn and Light

Posted October 19, 2021 / 20 Comments

No, the title of today’s post is not advertising a new podcast with two hippie moderators. It’s my Top Ten Tuesday post for this week 😉 The official topic for this week didn’t woo me so I decided instead to do a topic that’s been brewing in my head for […]



2021 The Christy Award Finalists: Charles Martin & The Water Keeper

2021 The Christy Award Finalists: Charles Martin & The Water Keeper

Posted October 18, 2021 / 16 Comments

Happy Monday! Continuing until October 28th (culminating with a list of winners), I have the privilege of featuring all of the 2021 The Christy Award Finalists! Today I’m featuring Charles Martin and his general fiction Christy Award finalist book The Water Keeper! You can check out a list of all […]








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 […]


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

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

Posted August 17, 2021 / 33 Comments

Hi friends! Yep. A new book season is upon us!! You know what that means… It’s time once again to wave a ‘we surrender’ flag and squeeze in some more space on our out-of-control TBR lists. Susan (and any other list makers), break out your lists because Late 2021 is […]


Top Ten Tuesday: Silence (in the title) is Golden

Top Ten Tuesday: Silence (in the title) is Golden

Posted August 10, 2021 / 33 Comments

Happy Tuesday! Today’s theme for Top Ten Tuesday is about secondary characters we wish would get more attention but I’ve talked about that at least one other time so I decided to do a different topic. A few weeks ago, I noticed by accident how many titles in my goodreads […]



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 […]