Tag: contemporary fiction

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 […]



Author Interview (and a Giveaway!): Erin Bartels & All That We Carried

Author Interview (and a Giveaway!): Erin Bartels & All That We Carried

Posted January 6, 2021 / 21 Comments

Please join me in welcoming the fabulous Erin Bartels to the blog today to chat about her new novel, All That We Carried! Erin Bartels is the award-winning author of We Hope for Better Things (2020 Michigan Notable Book, 2020 WFWA Star Award-winner, 2019 Christy Award finalist) and The Words […]


My Fave Reads of 2020

My Fave Reads of 2020

Posted January 3, 2021 / 18 Comments

HAPPY NEW YEAR!! And welcome to my (narrowed down, I swear) list of my fave reads of 2020! There have been so many great books out this year (again!) but life prevented me from reading as much as I wanted to (again!). I initially thought (without checking) that I’d read […]


Book Spotlight (and a Giveaway!): Bound by Victoria Lynn

Book Spotlight (and a Giveaway!): Bound by Victoria Lynn

Posted November 30, 2020 / 1 Comment

BOUND by Victoria Lynn GENRE: Inspirational Contemporary Fiction PUBLISHER: Chinquapin Press RELEASE DATE: November 2017 (updated/re-released 2020) PAGES: 158 Two souls don’t find each other by simple accident. ~Jorge Luis Borges~ Levi thought he was making this journey alone. But when he meets an eight-year-old girl at the train station, […]



Book Review (and a Giveaway!): Cupcakes & Crumbs by Melissa McClone

Book Review (and a Giveaway!): Cupcakes & Crumbs by Melissa McClone

Posted November 20, 2020 / 24 Comments

Cupcakes & Crumbs, On Tour with Prism Book Tours CUPCAKES & CRUMBS SERIES: Berry Lake Cupcake Posse #1 GENRE: Contemporary Women’s Fiction PUBLISHER: Cardinal Press, LLC RELEASE DATE: November 17, 2020 PAGES: 237 After life takes five women on different paths, a death brings them home. But friendship might not […]


Book Spotlight (and a Giveaway!): One Way Home by Melanie Campbell

Book Spotlight (and a Giveaway!): One Way Home by Melanie Campbell

Posted November 14, 2020 / 9 Comments

Welcome to the Blog + Review Tour & Giveaway for One Way Home by Melanie Campbell, hosted by JustRead Publicity Tours! Title: One Way Home Series: Whispers of Grace #2 Author: Melanie Campbell Publisher: Mountain Brook Ink Release Date: November 1, 2020 Genre: Inspirational Contemporary Women’s Fiction She’s hanging by […]




Author Interview (and a Giveaway!): The Letters by C. Kevin Thompson

Author Interview (and a Giveaway!): The Letters by C. Kevin Thompson

Posted November 2, 2020 / 14 Comments

Please join me in welcoming author C. Kevin Thompson to the blog today to chat about his novel The Letters! C. KEVIN THOMPSON is a husband, a father, a grandfather, and a kid at heart. Often referred to as “crazy” by his grandchildren, it’s only because he is. He’s a writer. […]


Author Interview (and a Giveaway!): Lauren Beccue & The Plans We Made

Author Interview (and a Giveaway!): Lauren Beccue & The Plans We Made

Posted October 29, 2020 / 11 Comments

Please join me in welcoming Lauren Beccue to the blog today to chat about her new novel, The Plans We Made, co-written with Kathryn Cushman! Lauren Beccue graduated from Holy Cross with a B.A. in English and is pursuing a Master’s degree in Biblical Exposition. She lives with her husband […]


Book Spotlight (and a Giveaway!): Dance With Me by Tope Omotosho

Book Spotlight (and a Giveaway!): Dance With Me by Tope Omotosho

Posted October 21, 2020 / 4 Comments

Welcome to the Blog Blitz & Giveaway for Dance with Me by Tope Omotosho, hosted by JustRead Publicity Tours! Title: Dance with Me Author: Tope Omotosho Publisher: Beautiful Feet Publishing Release Date: January 19, 2020 Genre: Inspirational Fiction The past is a tricky place. For some, it’s a place to […]