Tag: historical fiction

Guest Post (and a Giveaway!): Valerie Fraser Luesse & Under the Bayou Moon

Guest Post (and a Giveaway!): Valerie Fraser Luesse & Under the Bayou Moon

Posted August 2, 2021 / 10 Comments

Please join me in welcoming Valerie Fraser Luesse to the blog today to share some fave scenes & a playlist from her new novel, Under the Bayou Moon! UNDER THE BAYOU MOON GENRE: Inspirational Historical/Southern Fiction PUBLISHER: Revell RELEASE DATE: August 3, 2021 PAGES: 348 Restless with the familiarity of […]



Book Review (and a Giveaway!): The Second Life of Mirielle West by Amanda Skenandore

Book Review (and a Giveaway!): The Second Life of Mirielle West by Amanda Skenandore

Posted July 26, 2021 / 2 Comments

THE SECOND LIFE OF MIRIELLE WEST GENRE: Historical Fiction PUBLISHER: Kensington RELEASE DATE: July 27, 2021 PAGES: 394 In this thought-provoking and sensitive novel, inspired by the true story of a Louisiana leprosy hospital where patients were forcibly quarantined, acclaimed author Amanda Skenandore tells an extraordinarily timely tale of resilience, […]



Author Interview (and a Giveaway!): Sondra Cunningham & Lavender Tears

Author Interview (and a Giveaway!): Sondra Cunningham & Lavender Tears

Posted July 20, 2021 / 17 Comments

Welcome to the Blog Tour for Lavender Tears by Sondra Cunningham, hosted by JustRead Publicity Tours! I’m honored to chat with Sondra today about her book! LAVENDER TEARS Author: Sondra Cunningham Release Date: March 12, 2021 Genre: Christian Historical Biblical Women’s Fiction The strength to rise again and again is […]


Book Review: The Medallion by Cathy Gohlke

Book Review: The Medallion by Cathy Gohlke

Posted July 18, 2021 / 26 Comments

THE MEDALLION GENRE: Inspirational Historical Fiction PUBLISHER: Tyndale House RELEASE DATE: June 4, 2019 PAGES: 432 Christy Award Winner! For fans of bestselling World War II fiction like Sarah’s Key and The Nightingale comes an illuminating tale of courage, sacrifice, and survival, about two couples whose lives are ravaged by […]


Guest Post (and a Giveaway!): Jennifer L. Wright & If It Rains

Guest Post (and a Giveaway!): Jennifer L. Wright & If It Rains

Posted July 5, 2021 / 25 Comments

Please join me in welcoming Jennifer L. Wright to the blog today to talk about her new historical fiction release, If It Rains! IF IT RAINS GENRE: Inspirational Historical Fiction PUBLISHER: Tyndale House RELEASE DATE: July 6, 2021 PAGES: 400 A story of resilience and redemption set against one of […]



Guest Post (and a Giveaway!): Lynn Austin & Chasing Shadows

Guest Post (and a Giveaway!): Lynn Austin & Chasing Shadows

Posted June 11, 2021 / 35 Comments

I’m so delighted to welcome author Lynn Austin to the blog today to share about two of her personal heroines & her new historical fiction, Chasing Shadows! CHASING SHADOWS GENRE: Inspirational Historical Fiction PUBLISHER: Tyndale House RELEASE DATE: June 8, 2021 PAGES: 432 For fans of bestselling WWII fiction comes […]


Series Spotlight (and a Giveaway!): The Harwood Mysteries by Antony Barone Kolenc

Series Spotlight (and a Giveaway!): The Harwood Mysteries by Antony Barone Kolenc

Posted June 3, 2021 / 11 Comments

I’m pleased today to bring you a look at the Harwood Mysteries by Antony Barone Kolenc, including The Fire of Eden which releases July 13th! The Harwood Mysteries are award-winning books for Christian tweens/teens.  SHADOW IN THE DARK SERIES: Harwood Mysteries #1 GENRE: Inspirational Juvenile/Young Adult Medieval Mystery PUBLISHER: Loyola […]



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: Isabelle and Alexander by Rebecca Anderson

Book Review: Isabelle and Alexander by Rebecca Anderson

Posted May 15, 2021 / 6 Comments

ISABELLE AND ALEXANDER GENRE: Historical/Victorian Romance (clean & wholesome) PUBLISHER: Shadow Mountain RELEASE DATE: May 4, 2021 PAGES: 368 Isabelle Rackham knows she will not marry for love. Though arranged marriages have fallen out of fashion, hers has been settled for some time to combine the upper-middle-class wealth of her […]


Book Review: The Woman with the Blue Star by Pam Jenoff

Book Review: The Woman with the Blue Star by Pam Jenoff

Posted May 6, 2021 / 6 Comments

THE WOMAN WITH THE BLUE STAR GENRE: Historical Fiction PUBLISHER: Park Row RELEASE DATE: May 4, 2021 PAGES: 336 From the New York Times bestselling author of The Lost Girls of Paris comes a riveting tale of courage and unlikely friendship during World War II. 1942. Sadie Gault is eighteen and living with her […]



Top Ten Tuesday: My Ten Most Recent Reads

Top Ten Tuesday: My Ten Most Recent Reads

Posted May 4, 2021 / 8 Comments

Happy Tuesday! Today’s theme for Top Ten Tuesday is my ten most recent reads, and I’m excited to share them with y’all. Especially as I loved each of the books I’m featuring today but haven’t had time to review most of them yet. Can anyone else relate? This Time Around […]


Author Interview (and a Giveaway!): Stephanie Landsem & In a Far-Off Land

Author Interview (and a Giveaway!): Stephanie Landsem & In a Far-Off Land

Posted May 3, 2021 / 12 Comments

Please join me in welcoming author Stephanie Landsem to the blog today to chat about her new historical novel, In A Far-Off Land! Stephanie Landsem writes historical fiction because she loves adventure in far-off times and places. In real life, she’s traveled on four continents and met fascinating characters who […]


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

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

Posted April 27, 2021 / 24 Comments

Hello fellow readers! Onward, we march in our quest 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 […]


Author Interview (and a Giveaway!): Peggy Wirgau & The Stars in April

Author Interview (and a Giveaway!): Peggy Wirgau & The Stars in April

Posted April 15, 2021 / 21 Comments

Please join me in welcoming author Peggy Wirgau to the blog today to chat about her debut novel The Stars in April! Peggy Wirgau is a Michigan native and now lives in Delray Beach, Florida. She loves bringing history to life for readers. Peggy has written for Appleseeds, Insight, Learning […]


Guest Post (and a Giveaway!): Terri Wangard & The Storm Breaks Forth

Guest Post (and a Giveaway!): Terri Wangard & The Storm Breaks Forth

Posted April 15, 2021 / 10 Comments

Welcome to the Blog + Review Tour for The Storm Breaks Forth by Terri Wangard, hosted by JustRead Publicity Tours! I’m delighted to host Terri today as she shares a few of her favorite books! Title: The Storm Breaks Forth Author: Terri Wangard Release Date: April 6, 2021 Genre: Christian […]