Tag: historical fiction

First Line Friday (week 136): Until We Find Home

First Line Friday (week 136): Until We Find Home

Posted March 1, 2019 / 19 Comments

Happy Friday! And welcome to First Line Fridays, 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. I’m continuing my #CFRR2019 FLF series, spotlighting books from the authors who will be joining us for the […]


First Line Friday (week 135): This Homeward Journey

First Line Friday (week 135): This Homeward Journey

Posted February 15, 2019 / 8 Comments

Happy Friday! And welcome to First Line Fridays, 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. I’m continuing my #CFRR2019 FLF series, spotlighting books from the authors who will be joining us for the […]


First Line Friday (week 134): The Patriot Bride

First Line Friday (week 134): The Patriot Bride

Posted February 8, 2019 / 11 Comments

Happy Friday! And welcome to First Line Fridays, 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. I’m continuing my #CFRR2019 FLF series, spotlighting books from the authors who will be joining us for the […]



Book Excerpt (and a Giveaway!): Sarah’s Search for Treasure by Bertha Schwartz

Book Excerpt (and a Giveaway!): Sarah’s Search for Treasure by Bertha Schwartz

Posted February 1, 2019 / 3 Comments

Welcome to the circulating blog tour and giveaway for The Searchers series of middle grade historical fiction by Bertha Schwartz, hosted by JustRead tours! Title: Sarah’s Search for Treasure (Searchers #3) Author: Bertha Schwartz Publisher: Ambassador International Release Date: December 1, 2018 Genre: Middle Grade Historical Fiction It’s 1849, and […]


First Line Friday (week 133): Across the Blue

First Line Friday (week 133): Across the Blue

Posted February 1, 2019 / 5 Comments

Happy Friday! And welcome to First Line Fridays, 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. I’m continuing my #CFRR2019 FLF series, spotlighting books from the authors who will be joining us for the […]


Book Excerpt (and a Giveaway!): Kelly’s Search for Family by Bertha Schwartz

Book Excerpt (and a Giveaway!): Kelly’s Search for Family by Bertha Schwartz

Posted January 25, 2019 / 7 Comments

Welcome to the circulating blog tour and giveaway for The Searchers series of middle grade historical fiction by Bertha Schwartz, hosted by JustRead tours! Title: Kelly’s Search for Family (Searchers #2) Author: Bertha Schwartz Publisher: Ambassador International Release Date: December 1, 2018 Genre: Middle Grade Historical Fiction It’s 1880 and […]



Book Review (and a Giveaway!): A Love to Behold by Sharlene MacLaren

Book Review (and a Giveaway!): A Love to Behold by Sharlene MacLaren

Posted January 22, 2019 / 28 Comments

SERIES: Forever Freedom #3 GENRE: Inspirational Historical Fiction PUBLISHER: Whitaker House RELEASE DATE: January 8, 2019 PAGES: 336 Two years after the Civil War, Lydia Albright, 27, is an established teacher in Boston when she senses God’s call to leave the comfort and security of her job and go south. […]


Book Spotlight (and a Giveaway!): The Scroll by Miriam Feinberg Vamosh

Book Spotlight (and a Giveaway!): The Scroll by Miriam Feinberg Vamosh

Posted January 21, 2019 / 10 Comments

Welcome to the Blog Tour & Giveaway for The Scroll by Miriam Feinberg Vamosh, hosted by JustRead Publicity Tours! Title: The Scroll Author: Miriam Feinberg Vamosh Publisher: The Toby Press Genre: Historical Fiction Release Date: January 19, 2019 (re-issue) The Scroll is a multi-generational historical novel about the survivors of […]


Book Excerpt (and a Giveaway!): Handmade Hearts by June McCrary Jacobs

Book Excerpt (and a Giveaway!): Handmade Hearts by June McCrary Jacobs

Posted January 19, 2019 / 6 Comments

Welcome to the Blog Blitz & Giveaway for Handmade Hearts by June McCrary Jacobs, hosted by JustRead Publicity Tours! Title: Handmade Hearts Author: June McCrary Jacobs Publisher: JMJ Story Stitcher Books Release Date: December 18, 2018 Genre: Historical Romance ‘Handmade Hearts’ is an historical romance short story set in New […]


Book Excerpt (and a Giveaway!): Daisy’s Search for Freedom by Bertha Schwartz

Book Excerpt (and a Giveaway!): Daisy’s Search for Freedom by Bertha Schwartz

Posted January 18, 2019 / 6 Comments

Welcome to the circulating blog tour and giveaway for The Searchers series of middle grade historical fiction by Bertha Schwartz, hosted by JustRead tours! Title: Daisy’s Search for Freedom (Searchers #1) Author: Bertha Schwartz Publisher: Ambassador International Release Date: December 1, 2018 Genre: Middle Grade Historical Fiction It’s the 1850s […]


Book Excerpt (and a Giveaway!): With This Pledge by Tamera Alexander

Book Excerpt (and a Giveaway!): With This Pledge by Tamera Alexander

Posted January 17, 2019 / 26 Comments

Welcome to the Blog Tour & Giveaway for With This Pledge by Tamera Alexander, the first full novel of the Carnton series, hosted by JustRead Publicity Tours! Title: With This Pledge Series: Carnton, Book 1 Author: Tamera Alexander Publisher: Thomas Nelson Release Date: January 8, 2019 Genre: Historical Romance History […]


First Line Friday (week 130): Captive Restored

First Line Friday (week 130): Captive Restored

Posted January 11, 2019 / 12 Comments

Happy Friday! And welcome to First Line Fridays, 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. I’m continuing my #CFRR2019 FLF series, spotlighting books from the authors who will be joining us for the […]


First Line Friday (week 129): Sold Into Freedom

First Line Friday (week 129): Sold Into Freedom

Posted January 4, 2019 / 7 Comments

Happy Friday! And welcome to First Line Fridays, hosted by Hoarding Books!!! I’m back from my hiatus and ready to party with the FLF gang again 🙂 Since it’s Friday, it’s time to grab the book nearest to you and leave a comment with the first line. I’m continuing my […]




Author Interview (and a Giveaway!): Michelle Ule & A Poppy In Remembrance

Author Interview (and a Giveaway!): Michelle Ule & A Poppy In Remembrance

Posted December 16, 2018 / 22 Comments

I’m delighted to welcome author Michelle Ule to the blog today to talk about her newest book, A Poppy in Remembrance! Michelle Ule is an essayist, the author of two novels, five best-selling novellas, and the biographer of Mrs. Oswald Chambers: The Woman Behind the World’s Bestselling Devotional. She’s taught […]