Tag: historical romance

Book Review (and a Giveaway!): The Irish Matchmaker by Jennifer Deibel

Book Review (and a Giveaway!): The Irish Matchmaker by Jennifer Deibel

Posted February 13, 2024 / 54 Comments

THE IRISH MATCHMAKER by Jennifer Deibel GENRE: Historical Romance (Christian) PUBLISHER: Revell RELEASE DATE: February 13, 2024 PAGES: 317 As daughter of a well-known matchmaker, Catríona Daly is no stranger to the business of love–and sees it as her ticket away from the sleepy village that only comes alive during […]


Top Ten Tuesday: Romance Abroad

Top Ten Tuesday: Romance Abroad

Posted February 13, 2024 / 7 Comments

Happy Tuesday! Today’s theme for Top Ten Tuesday (hosted by That Artsy Reader Girl) is all about love and romance, so I thought I’d take a look at some of my fave novels where the characters find romance abroad. No ‘girl (or guy) next door’ for these travelers, they go […]


Book Review (and a Giveaway!): While the City Sleeps by Elizabeth Camden

Book Review (and a Giveaway!): While the City Sleeps by Elizabeth Camden

Posted February 12, 2024 / 46 Comments

WHILE THE CITY SLEEPS by Elizabeth Camden SERIES: The Women of Midtown #1 GENRE: Historical Romance (Christian) PUBLISHER: Bethany House RELEASE DATE: February 13, 2024 PAGES: 352 Amid the hushed city, two hearts must navigate danger and deception, bound by a love that outshines the stars. Katherine Schneider’s life as […]


Author Interview (and a Giveaway!): Amy Walsh & Nellie

Author Interview (and a Giveaway!): Amy Walsh & Nellie

Posted February 12, 2024 / 24 Comments

Welcome to the Blog Tour for Nellie by Amy Walsh, hosted by JustRead Publicity Tours! I’m delighted to have Amy on the blog today to chat about her new historical romance! NELLIE by Amy Walsh SERIES: Apron Strings #2 GENRE: Historical Romance (Christian) PUBLISHER: Walsh Mountain Publishing RELEASE DATE: February […]


First Line Friday (week 380): Under a Desert Sky

First Line Friday (week 380): Under a Desert Sky

Posted February 8, 2024 / 7 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 delighted to feature the first line of Under a Desert Sky by DiAnn Mills! This is a gorgeous re-release of a […]


Book Review (and a Giveaway!): Embers in the London Sky by Sarah Sundin

Book Review (and a Giveaway!): Embers in the London Sky by Sarah Sundin

Posted February 7, 2024 / 59 Comments

EMBERS IN THE LONDON SKY by Sarah Sundin GENRE: Historical Fiction/Romance & Mystery (Christian) PUBLISHER: Revell RELEASE DATE: February 6, 2024 PAGES: 394 As the German army invades the Netherlands in 1940, Aleida van der Zee Martens escapes to London to wait out the Occupation. Separated from her three-year-old son, […]


15 Romantic Reads To Curl Up With

15 Romantic Reads To Curl Up With

Posted February 5, 2024 / 8 Comments

Happy Monday, dear reading friends! It’s February, the month of love, and y’all know how much I love romantic reads – whether it’s just a mere hint or a full-blown KissingBook. And of course Valentine’s Day not only brings romantic reads to mind more than usual, it also makes me […]


Book Review: Of Love and Treason by Jamie Ogle

Book Review: Of Love and Treason by Jamie Ogle

Posted February 4, 2024 / 7 Comments

OF LOVE AND TREASON by Jamie Ogle GENRE: Historical/Roman Empire Romance (Christian) PUBLISHER: Tyndale House RELEASE DATE: January 23, 2024 PAGES: 384 Valentine defies the emperor and becomes a hero . . . and the most wanted man in the empire. Compelled by his faith, he has nothing to lose, […]


Book Review: Protecting the Mountain Man’s Treasure by Misty M. Beller

Book Review: Protecting the Mountain Man’s Treasure by Misty M. Beller

Posted January 31, 2024 / 5 Comments

PROTECTING THE MOUNTAIN MAN’S TREASURE by Misty M. Beller SERIES: Brothers of Sapphire Ranch #3 GENRE: Historical/Western Romance (Christian) PUBLISHER: Misty M. Beller Books, Inc. RELEASE DATE: February 6, 2024 PAGES: 258 In the wild mountains of the Montana Territory, the Coulter ranch is a place of family, loyalty, a […]


Book Spotlight (and a Giveaway!): A Season of Harvest by Lauraine Snelling

Book Spotlight (and a Giveaway!): A Season of Harvest by Lauraine Snelling

Posted January 31, 2024 / 25 Comments

A SEASON OF HARVEST by Lauraine Snelling with Kiersti Giron SERIES: Leah’s Garden #4 GENRE: Historical/Frontier Romance (Christian) PUBLISHER: Bethany House RELEASE DATE: January 30, 2024 PAGES: 336 Can her dreams for the future–and a budding romance–survive the trouble that comes calling? Larkspur Nielsen is determined to keep her family […]


Book Review: The Lily of Ludgate Hill by Mimi Matthews

Book Review: The Lily of Ludgate Hill by Mimi Matthews

Posted January 21, 2024 / 5 Comments

THE LILY OF LUDGATE HILL by Mimi Matthews SERIES: Belles of London #3 GENRE: Historical/Victorian Romance (Clean with mild language) PUBLISHER: Berkley RELEASE DATE: January 16, 2024 PAGES: 428 Fortune favors the bold—but is a confirmed spinster daring enough to loosen the reins and accept a favor from the wicked […]




Book Review (and a Giveaway!): The Seamstress of Acadie by Laura Frantz

Book Review (and a Giveaway!): The Seamstress of Acadie by Laura Frantz

Posted January 10, 2024 / 43 Comments

THE SEAMSTRESS OF ACADIE by Laura Frantz GENRE: Romantic Historical Fiction (Christian) PUBLISHER: Revell RELEASE DATE: January 9, 2024 PAGES: 408 As 1754 is drawing to a close, tensions between the French and the British on Canada’s Acadian shore are reaching a fever pitch. Seamstress Sylvie Galant and her family–French-speaking […]


Book Review: A Summer on Bellevue Avenue by Lorri Dudley

Book Review: A Summer on Bellevue Avenue by Lorri Dudley

Posted January 9, 2024 / 4 Comments

A SUMMER ON BELLEVUE AVENUE by Lorri Dudley SERIES: Romance at the Gilded Age Resorts #6 GENRE: Historical/Gilded Age Romance (Christian) PUBLISHER: Wild Heart Books RELEASE DATE: January 8, 2024 PAGES: 156 In the world of the elite, reputation is everything… Wealthy heiress Amanda Mae Klein is set to marry […]



First Line Friday (week 374): The Juliet Code

First Line Friday (week 374): The Juliet Code

Posted December 28, 2023 / 24 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 delighted to feature the first line of The Juliet Code by Pepper Basham! Freddie & Grace are two of my favorite characters […]