Tag: historical fiction


Book Review: Because I Could Not Stop for Death by Amanda Flower

Book Review: Because I Could Not Stop for Death by Amanda Flower

Posted September 24, 2022 / 9 Comments

BECAUSE I COULD NOT STOP FOR DEATH by Amanda Flower SERIES: An Emily Dickinson Mystery #1 GENRE: Historical Cozy Mystery PUBLISHER: Berkley RELEASE DATE: September 20, 2022 PAGES: 334 Emily Dickinson and her housemaid, Willa Noble, realize there is nothing poetic about murder in this first book in an all-new […]


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 […]


Top Ten Tuesday: Book Titles that Take Us Over The River

Top Ten Tuesday: Book Titles that Take Us Over The River

Posted September 13, 2022 / 15 Comments

Happy Tuesday, reading friends! Today’s theme for Top Ten Tuesday is “Books with Geographical Terms in the Title”, submitted by Lisa over at Hopewell. I decided to look at titles that take us over the river, so to speak. Do you like to go canoeing or swimming in a river? […]


Guest Post (and a Giveaway!): Jane Kirkpatrick & Beneath the Bending Skies

Guest Post (and a Giveaway!): Jane Kirkpatrick & Beneath the Bending Skies

Posted September 6, 2022 / 21 Comments

So honored to have author Jane Kirkpatrick back on the blog today to talk about her new historical fiction novel, Beneath the Bending Skies, and the superpower she discovered when she stepped out in faith! BENEATH THE BENDING SKIES by Jane Kirkpatrick GENRE: Inspirational Historical Fiction PUBLISHER: Revell RELEASE DATE: […]


Author Interview (and a Giveaway!): Beverly Lewis & The Orchard

Author Interview (and a Giveaway!): Beverly Lewis & The Orchard

Posted September 5, 2022 / 25 Comments

I’m delighted – and honored – today to welcome beloved author Beverly Lewis to the blog to chat about her new Amish romance, The Orchard! Beverly Lewis is a bestselling and award–winning novelist whose stories have been published in 12 languages and have regularly appeared on numerous bestseller lists, including […]


Guest Post (and a Giveaway!): Kim Vogel Sawyer & Still My Forever

Guest Post (and a Giveaway!): Kim Vogel Sawyer & Still My Forever

Posted September 5, 2022 / 21 Comments

Please join me in welcoming Kim Vogel Sawyer back to the blog today! She’s here to share about her new historical romance, Still My Forever, and how music brings us together. STILL MY FOREVER by Kim Vogel Sawyer GENRE: Inspirational Historical Romance PUBLISHER: WaterBrook RELEASE DATE: September 6, 2022 PAGES: […]


New Releases I’m Excited About: Late 2022 Historical Fiction

New Releases I’m Excited About: Late 2022 Historical Fiction

Posted August 31, 2022 / 22 Comments

Yesterday’s contemporary list was full of so many great-looking books and fabulous covers, right? Who’s ready for more?!?! Even though pretty much zero of us have finished our TBR list from 2020 (even though we had all that time stuck at home), are we still going to add more to […]


Top Ten Tuesday: Books I Love That Are Over Ten Years Old

Top Ten Tuesday: Books I Love That Are Over Ten Years Old

Posted August 16, 2022 / 15 Comments

Happy Tuesday! Today’s theme for Top Ten Tuesday is ‘books I love that are over 10 years old’ and, as usual, I had a difficult time narrowing it down. I forced myself to stick to ten books or we’d still be here next Tuesday. These (among a few others) are […]


Guest Post (and a Giveaway!): Mary Ford & Boy at the Crossroads

Guest Post (and a Giveaway!): Mary Ford & Boy at the Crossroads

Posted July 27, 2022 / 8 Comments

Please join me in welcoming Mary Ford to the blog today to talk about her debut novel Boy at the Crossroads, a fictionalization of her husband’s story. BOY AT THE CROSSROADS by Mary Ford GENRE: Young Adult Historical Fiction RELEASE DATE: February 10, 2021 PAGES: 146 He hitched a ride […]


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 Review (and a Giveaway!): When Stone Wings Fly by Karen Barnett

Book Review (and a Giveaway!): When Stone Wings Fly by Karen Barnett

Posted July 4, 2022 / 50 Comments

WHEN STONE WINGS FLY by Karen Barnett SERIES: A Smoky Mountain Novel GENRE: Inspirational Dual Timeline Fiction PUBLISHER: Kregel RELEASE DATE: June 14, 2022 PAGES: 383 “Pitch-perfect research and incomparable heart paint every corner of the brilliantly colored canvas of When Stone Wings Fly. Readers, get ready: your newest split-time […]


First Line Friday (week 296): To Love a Viking

First Line Friday (week 296): To Love a Viking

Posted June 30, 2022 / 10 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 To Love a Viking by Heather Day Gilbert & Jen Cudmore. Isn’t that cover stunning?!? and […]


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: […]


Book Spotlight (and a Giveaway!): Season of My Enemy by Naomi Musch

Book Spotlight (and a Giveaway!): Season of My Enemy by Naomi Musch

Posted June 22, 2022 / 7 Comments

Welcome to the Takeover Tour for Season of My Enemy by Naomi Musch, hosted by JustRead Publicity Tours! Keep reading for an excerpt! SEASON OF MY ENEMY by Naomi Musch SERIES: Heroines of WWII GENRE: Inspirational Historical Romance PUBLISHER: Barbour Fiction RELEASE DATE: June 1, 2022 PAGES: 256 “Get Your […]


Book Spotlight (and a Giveaway!): A Promise Engraved by Liz Tolsma

Book Spotlight (and a Giveaway!): A Promise Engraved by Liz Tolsma

Posted May 25, 2022 / 8 Comments

Welcome to the Takeover Tour for A Promise Engraved by Liz Tolsma, hosted by JustRead Publicity Tours! Keep reading for an excerpt! A PROMISE ENGRAVED by Liz Tolsma SERIES: Doors to the Past GENRE: Inspirational Dual Timeline Fiction/Romance PUBLISHER: Barbour Fiction RELEASE DATE: May 1, 2022 PAGES: 224 Can Promises […]


Guest Post (and a Giveaway!): Mesu Andrews & Potiphar’s Wife

Guest Post (and a Giveaway!): Mesu Andrews & Potiphar’s Wife

Posted May 24, 2022 / 21 Comments

Please join me in welcoming one of my favorite people – the precious Mesu Andrews – to the blog today to talk about her new novel Potiphar’s Wife & the heart of a hero! POTIPHAR’S WIFE by Mesu Andrews SERIES: The Egyptian Chronicles #1 GENRE: Inspirational Historical/Biblical Fiction PUBLISHER: WaterBrook […]