Tag: historical fiction

Author Interview (and a Giveaway!): Ann H. Gabhart & An Appalachian Summer

Author Interview (and a Giveaway!): Ann H. Gabhart & An Appalachian Summer

Posted June 30, 2020 / 40 Comments

It’s always a treat to chat with fellow Kentuckian, Ann H. Gabhart & especially today on RELEASE DAY for her brand new historical fiction An Appalachian Summer! Ann H. Gabhart is the bestselling and award-winning author of several Shaker novels—The Outsider, The Believer, The Seeker, The Blessed, The Gifted, and […]


Top Ten Tuesday: Upcoming Debut Novels I’m Excited About

Top Ten Tuesday: Upcoming Debut Novels I’m Excited About

Posted June 30, 2020 / 12 Comments

Happy Tuesday! Today for Top Ten Tuesday I’m talking about upcoming debut novels I’m really excited about for the last half of 2020! There is such a great batch coming up in Mid & Late 2020! amazon affiliate link used Rocky Mountain Revenge by Rhonda Starnes June 1, 2020 // […]



First Line Friday (week 197): The Case of the Beleaguered Bride

First Line Friday (week 197): The Case of the Beleaguered Bride

Posted June 12, 2020 / 15 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 Case of the Beleaguered Bride by Debra E. Marvin! and […]


Guest Post (and a Giveaway!): Claire Fullerton & Little Tea

Guest Post (and a Giveaway!): Claire Fullerton & Little Tea

Posted June 11, 2020 / 7 Comments

Welcome to the Blog + Review Tour & Giveaway for Little Tea by Claire Fullerton, hosted by JustRead Publicity Tours! I’m delighted to have Claire on the blog today, chatting about the significance of lifelong friendships. Title: Little Tea Author: Claire Fullerton Publisher: Firefly Southern Fiction Release Date: May 1, […]





Guest Post (and a Giveaway!): Amanda Barratt & The White Rose Resists

Guest Post (and a Giveaway!): Amanda Barratt & The White Rose Resists

Posted May 27, 2020 / 34 Comments

It is always a delight any time I get to chat with or host Amanda Barratt & today I’m excited because she’s hear to talk about her new historical fiction that released yesterday – The White Rose Resists! THE WHITE ROSE RESISTS GENRE: Inspirational Historical Fiction PUBLISHER: Kregel RELEASE DATE: […]


New Releases I’m Excited About: Mid 2020 Historical Fiction

New Releases I’m Excited About: Mid 2020 Historical Fiction

Posted May 7, 2020 / 19 Comments

Hi friends! It’s that time again when I look at my overflowing TBR bookcases (yes, bookcases. plural. and let’s not speak of the Kindle backlog) and then I look at all the delicious new books coming out this season …. and I resign myself to blissfully abandoning all hope of […]



First Line Friday (week 189): Land of Silence

First Line Friday (week 189): Land of Silence

Posted April 10, 2020 / 15 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. And since it’s Good Friday today, I’m featuring the first line of one of my favorite Biblical fiction […]


A Bunch of Books That Made Me Laugh Out Loud

A Bunch of Books That Made Me Laugh Out Loud

Posted March 26, 2020 / 22 Comments

Proverbs 17:22 says, “A cheerful heart is good medicine, but a broken spirit saps a person’s strength. (New Living Translation) Amid the current global pandemic, job layoffs, social distancing, working from home, mandatory shutdowns and stay at home orders, it’s easy to have a broken spirit right now. But laughter […]


Top Ten Tuesday: Historical Fiction Based on Real People

Top Ten Tuesday: Historical Fiction Based on Real People

Posted March 24, 2020 / 19 Comments

Happy Tuesday! Today’s Top Ten Tuesday theme is a genre freebie so I decided to spotlight some awesome historical fiction based on real people who really lived and loved and made a difference in the past – in many cases, a difference that still resonates today. amazon affiliate links used […]



Book Review: The Plum Blooms in Winter by Linda Thompson

Book Review: The Plum Blooms in Winter by Linda Thompson

Posted March 4, 2020 / 6 Comments

THE PLUM BLOOMS IN WINTER by Linda Thompson SERIES: Brands from the Burning #1 GENRE: Inspirational Historical Fiction PUBLISHER: Mountain Brook Ink RELEASE DATE: November 13, 2018 PAGES: 360 A Prostitute Seeks Her Revenge–In 1942, Miyako Matsuura cradled her little brother as he died on the sidewalk, a victim of […]


Author Interview (and a Giveaway!): Gail Kittleson & In Times Like These

Author Interview (and a Giveaway!): Gail Kittleson & In Times Like These

Posted February 27, 2020 / 7 Comments

Please join me in welcoming Gail Kittleson to the blog to chat about her newly re-released WW2 historical romance, In Times Like These! An Iowa farm girl (baby boomer),Gail Kittleson appeared with her thick glasses at the local library counter every Saturday of her childhood and hauled home a new […]


Author Interview (and a Giveaway!): Mesu Andrews & Isaiah’s Legacy

Author Interview (and a Giveaway!): Mesu Andrews & Isaiah’s Legacy

Posted February 18, 2020 / 19 Comments

Please join me in welcoming one of my very favorite people back to the blog today – Mesu Andrews is here to chat about her new novel Isaiah’s Legacy which releases today! Happy release day, Mesu!! ♥ MESU ANDREWS is the Christy Award-winning author of Isaiah’s Daughter and numerous other novels, including The […]


Love Stories GIVEAWAY: Once Upon an Irish Summer

Love Stories GIVEAWAY: Once Upon an Irish Summer

Posted February 4, 2020 / 21 Comments

in this post: Once Upon an Irish Summer Happy February – official (according to me) KissingBooks month! And welcome to another Love Stories giveaway post! This LOVE STORIES giveaway series is thusly named for two reasons – first, because I love stories and second, because I love Love Stories. Throughout […]


Guest Post (and a Giveaway!): Tessa Afshar & Daughter of Rome

Guest Post (and a Giveaway!): Tessa Afshar & Daughter of Rome

Posted February 4, 2020 / 15 Comments

Please join me in welcoming one of my fave authors, Tessa Afshar, to the blog today to chat about her new book Daughter of Rome (which releases TODAY) and the ancient legacy of women leaders in the church! DAUGHTER OF ROME by Tessa Afshar GENRE: Biblical Fiction PUBLISHER: Tyndale RELEASE […]