Tag: contemporary fiction

Book Review (and a Free Book!): Beyond Courage by Heather Tabers

Book Review (and a Free Book!): Beyond Courage by Heather Tabers

Posted September 19, 2022 / 2 Comments

BEYOND COURAGE by Heather Tabers GENRE: Inspirational Dual Timeline Short Story RELEASE DATE: Available for free with newsletter sign-up Two military wives, sixty years apart, raise sons who grow up to be soldiers, like their fathers. How can one little note bring these two women together on a quest to […]


2022 ACFW Carol Award Winners

2022 ACFW Carol Award Winners

Posted September 11, 2022 / 5 Comments

Hello dear readers! Book award season is upon us and I’m so delighted today to present to you the 2022 ACFW Carol Award winners & finalists! While I took a break from doing my annual interviews this year because … life … I’ve still been cheering on all of the […]



Author Interview: Marshalee Patterson & Life’s Journey our Greatest Test

Author Interview: Marshalee Patterson & Life’s Journey our Greatest Test

Posted August 25, 2022 / 4 Comments

Please join me in welcoming author Marshalee Patterson to the blog today to chat about her new novel, Life’s Journey our Greatest Test! Marshalee Patterson is a Christian Fiction Author of life-changing books that have spiritual warfare and romance. Her goal is to see her readers gain the advantage of […]



Book Spotlight (and a Giveaway!): Dead Sea Conspiracy by Jerry B. Jenkins

Book Spotlight (and a Giveaway!): Dead Sea Conspiracy by Jerry B. Jenkins

Posted August 20, 2022 / 17 Comments

Welcome to the Blog Tour for Dead Sea Conspiracy by Jerry B. Jenkins, hosted by JustRead Publicity Tours! Keep reading for a riveting excerpt! DEAD SEA CONSPIRACY by Jerry B. Jenkins SERIES: Dead Sea Chronicles #2 GENRE: Christian Suspense, Dual Timeline (Biblical & Contemporary) PUBLISHER: Worthy Books RELEASE DATE: August […]


Guest Post (and a Giveaway!): Chris Fabry & Lifemark

Guest Post (and a Giveaway!): Chris Fabry & Lifemark

Posted August 3, 2022 / 11 Comments

Please join me in welcoming the incomparable Chris Fabry to the blog today to talk about his new movie tie-in novel Lifemark – and how we can trust God even when life doesn’t work out the way we planned. LIFEMARK by Chris Fabry GENRE: Inspirational Contemporary Fiction PUBLISHER: Tyndale House […]


Guest Post (and a Giveaway!): Heidi Chiavaroli & Hope Beyond the Waves

Guest Post (and a Giveaway!): Heidi Chiavaroli & Hope Beyond the Waves

Posted July 25, 2022 / 22 Comments

Welcome to the Blog Tour for Hope Beyond the Waves by Heidi Chiavaroli, hosted by JustRead Publicity Tours! I’m delighted to have Heidi on the blog today to share the story behind the story! HOPE BEYOND THE WAVES by Heidi Chiavaroli GENRE: Christian Dual Timeline Fiction PUBLISHER: Hope Creek Publishers, […]




Book Spotlight (and a Giveaway!): When We Return by Eliana Tobias

Book Spotlight (and a Giveaway!): When We Return by Eliana Tobias

Posted June 25, 2022 / 23 Comments

I found the concept of this story to be fascinating, particularly with my heart-connection to Peru, the author’s own personal connection to these events, and my brother & SIL’s recent trip there (where they were nearly delayed in returning home because of riots.) WHEN WE RETURN by Eliana Tobias GENRE: […]




Author Interview (and a Giveaway!): Cori Lynn & Hearts Under Fire

Author Interview (and a Giveaway!): Cori Lynn & Hearts Under Fire

Posted June 21, 2022 / 18 Comments

Please join me in welcoming author Cori Lynn to the blog today to chat about her debut novel, Hearts Under Fire! Cori Lynn is a novelist and screenwriter based in Phoenix, Arizona. In addition to her latest novel, Hearts Under Fire, she has written multiple screenplays including two feature-length films. […]


Book Review: Forbidden Truth by Debra Torres

Book Review: Forbidden Truth by Debra Torres

Posted May 31, 2022 / 2 Comments

FORBIDDEN TRUTH by Debra Torres SERIES: Willow Brook: Secrets of the Pen #2 GENRE: Inspirational Amish Romance/Mystery PUBLISHER: Elk Lake Publishing, Inc. RELEASE DATE: April 15, 2022 PAGES: 320 What happens when living the dream means losing yourself? Johanna Yoder can breathe again. Willow Brook’s once tyrannical Bishop Zook has […]


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

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

Posted May 4, 2022 / 10 Comments

YAY!!! This week’s worth of posts spotlighting the books that are releasing for the next season are always my favorite posts to do. Time-consuming but so much fun! I get so giddy over all the pretty covers and the great-sounding plots and the next book from my fave authors that […]


Book Spotlight (and a Giveaway!): Eight at the Lake by Lin Stepp

Book Spotlight (and a Giveaway!): Eight at the Lake by Lin Stepp

Posted April 8, 2022 / 5 Comments

Welcome to the Blog Tour for Eight at the Lake by Lin Stepp, hosted by JustRead Publicity Tours! Keep reading for an excerpt! EIGHT AT THE LAKE by Lin Stepp SERIES: Mountain Home GENRE: Contemporary Romance (Clean and Wholesome) PUBLISHER: Mountain Hill Press RELEASE DATE: April 1, 2022 PAGES: 294 […]


Author Interview (and a Giveaway!): Heather Norman Smith & Shenanigans

Author Interview (and a Giveaway!): Heather Norman Smith & Shenanigans

Posted April 1, 2022 / 13 Comments

Happy April Fools’ Day! What better day to chat with Heather Norman Smith about Shenanigans – a story about an octogenarian who loves a good prank? Shenanigans turns two today, and we’re celebrating 🙂 Heather Norman Smith is a Christian Fiction and devotions author. Her goal is to use the […]



First Line Friday (week 280): Something Good

First Line Friday (week 280): Something Good

Posted March 10, 2022 / 9 Comments

Happy Friday & welcome to the First Line Friday link-up! 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 Something Good by Vanessa Miller. This book has been on my TBR list since I first […]