Tag: retelling

First Line Friday (week 203): The Peasant’s Dream

First Line Friday (week 203): The Peasant’s Dream

Posted July 24, 2020 / 17 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 Peasant’s Dream by Melanie Dickerson, currently on tour with JustRead […]


Author Interview (and a Giveaway): Sunshine Rodgers & After You

Author Interview (and a Giveaway): Sunshine Rodgers & After You

Posted December 21, 2018 / 7 Comments

As part of the Celebrate Lit tour for After You, I am pleased to welcome Sunshine Rodgers to the blog today! Sunshine Rodgers has been writing professionally for over three years. She is the author of four faith-based books, all unique ranging from fiction, nonfiction, and a children’s book. Graduating […]


Cover Reveal: Romanov by Nadine Brandes

Cover Reveal: Romanov by Nadine Brandes

Posted September 26, 2018 / 3 Comments

Title: Romanov Author: Nadine Brandes Publisher: Thomas Nelson / HarperCollins Release Date: May 7, 2019 Genre: Young Adult Historical Fantasy / Anastasia Retelling The history books say I died. They don’t know the half of it. Anastasia “Nastya” Romanov was given a single mission: to smuggle an ancient spell into her suitcase on her way […]


Author Interview (and a Giveaway!): Megan Fatheree & Dust to Dust

Author Interview (and a Giveaway!): Megan Fatheree & Dust to Dust

Posted June 8, 2018 / 12 Comments

Please join me in welcoming Megan Fatheree, a new-to-me author, to the blog today to chat about her new book Dust to Dust! Megan wants to live in a world where reading makes you skinny, shoes and shiny things are affordable, and chivalrous romance is the norm. Illinois is her […]




Book Review (and a Giveaway!): Beauty And Attention by Liz Rosenberg

Book Review (and a Giveaway!): Beauty And Attention by Liz Rosenberg

Posted October 25, 2016 / 22 Comments

The riveting story of one brave young woman’s struggle to free herself from a web of deceit. For misfit Libby Archer, social expectations for young women in Rochester, New York, in the mid-1950s don’t work. Her father has died, leaving her without parents, and her well-meaning friends are pressuring her […]