Tag: women’s fiction

Book Review: Bitter and Sweet by Rhonda McKnight

Book Review: Bitter and Sweet by Rhonda McKnight

Posted June 22, 2024 / 0 Comments

BITTER AND SWEET by Rhonda McKnight GENRE: Dual Timeline Southern Fiction PUBLISHER: Thomas Nelson RELEASE DATE: June 11, 2024 PAGES: 382 From the beloved author of The Thing About Home comes a dual timeline tale of family, grief, secrets, and the sweet redemption that lies within the bonds of sisterhood. […]


Book Spotlight (and a Giveaway!): The Way Back by Heidi Chiavaroli

Book Spotlight (and a Giveaway!): The Way Back by Heidi Chiavaroli

Posted June 21, 2024 / 14 Comments

Welcome to the Takeover + Review Blitz for The Way Back by Heidi Chiavaroli hosted by JustRead Publicity Tours! Keep reading for an excerpt! THE WAY BACK by Heidi Chiavaroli SERIES: Lights of Acadia #1 GENRE: Dual Timeline Women’s Fiction (Christian) PUBLISHER: Hope Creek Publishers RELEASE DATE: June 18, 2024 […]


Book Review (and a Giveaway!): The Road Before Us by Janine Rosche

Book Review (and a Giveaway!): The Road Before Us by Janine Rosche

Posted May 20, 2024 / 60 Comments

THE ROAD BEFORE US by Janine Rosche GENRE: Romantic Women’s Fiction PUBLISHER: Revell RELEASE DATE: May 21, 2024 PAGES: 328 How far would you go to fix the mistakes you’ve made and regain the trust you lost? For Jade Jessup, the answer is 2,448 miles. Once one of Chicago’s significant […]


Book Spotlight (and a Giveaway!): Just Another Home by Kimberly Banet

Book Spotlight (and a Giveaway!): Just Another Home by Kimberly Banet

Posted May 7, 2024 / 21 Comments

JUST ANOTHER HOME by Kimberly Banet SERIES: Family Forever #1 GENRE: Contemporary Fiction/Foster Care (Christian) PUBLISHER: Scrivenings Press RELEASE DATE: May 7, 2024 PAGES: 288 Sixteen-year-old Sam Keller has lived in foster homes and group homes most of his life and has long ago given up on the dream of […]


Top Ten Tuesday: Book Titles in Bloom

Top Ten Tuesday: Book Titles in Bloom

Posted May 7, 2024 / 11 Comments

Happy Tuesday! Today’s theme for Top Ten Tuesday (hosted by That Artsy Reader Girl) is ‘May Flowers’, for obvious reasons 🙂 What are some of your fave spring blooms? I love azaleas and drift roses and lantana and tulips the most, but anything that is brightly colored tends to get […]


Book Spotlight (and a Giveaway!): Love on a Whim by Suzanne Woods Fisher

Book Spotlight (and a Giveaway!): Love on a Whim by Suzanne Woods Fisher

Posted May 6, 2024 / 38 Comments

LOVE ON A WHIM by Suzanne Woods Fisher SERIES: Cape Cod Creamery #3 GENRE: Contemporary Romance/Women’s Fiction (Christian) PUBLISHER: Revell RELEASE DATE: May 7, 2024 PAGES: 304 Brynn Haywood’s impulsive marriage to a man she’d known less than 24 hours leaves her with deep regret. She flees to Cape Cod, […]


Book Review (and a Giveaway!): The Roads We Follow by Nicole Deese

Book Review (and a Giveaway!): The Roads We Follow by Nicole Deese

Posted April 30, 2024 / 60 Comments

THE ROADS WE FOLLOW by Nicole Deese SERIES: Fog Harbor #2 GENRE: Contemporary Romance (Christian) PUBLISHER: Bethany House RELEASE DATE: April 30, 2024 PAGES: 399 A cross-country road trip. A secretive box of journals. An unforgettable summer romance. As the youngest daughter of a country music legend, Raegan Farrow longs […]


Book Review: The Words We Lost by Nicole Deese

Book Review: The Words We Lost by Nicole Deese

Posted April 29, 2024 / 8 Comments

THE WORDS WE LOST by Nicole Deese SERIES: Fog Harbor Romance #1 GENRE: Contemporary Romance (Christian) PUBLISHER: Bethany House RELEASE DATE: April 11, 2023 PAGES: 384 Three friends. Two broken promises. One missing manuscript. As a senior acquisitions editor for Fog Harbor Books in San Francisco, Ingrid Erikson has rejected […]


Book Review: Emma’s Hero by Carrie Walker

Book Review: Emma’s Hero by Carrie Walker

Posted April 5, 2024 / 6 Comments

EMMA’S HERO by Carrie Walker SERIES: Faith Endures #1 GENRE: Romantic Women’s Fiction (Christian) PUBLISHER: Mountain Brook Ink RELEASE DATE: April 5, 2024 PAGES: 328 “God won’t give me more than I can handle? I’m pretty sure He just did.” After a year of loss and bad choices distance Emma […]


Book Review (and a Giveaway!): For Better or For Granted by Amy R. Anguish

Book Review (and a Giveaway!): For Better or For Granted by Amy R. Anguish

Posted March 30, 2024 / 30 Comments

FOR BETTER OR FOR GRANTED by Amy R. Anguish GENRE: Romantic Women’s Fiction (Christian) PUBLISHER: Scrivenings Press RELEASE DATE: March 26, 2024 PAGES: 297 Divorce was never in the plans for Genevieve Stewart. Only four years into marriage, and everything has gone wrong. Why stay where she’s never going to […]


Author Interview (and a Giveaway!): Carrie Walker & Emma’s Hero

Author Interview (and a Giveaway!): Carrie Walker & Emma’s Hero

Posted March 28, 2024 / 28 Comments

I am delighted today to introduce you to author Carrie Walker and her debut novel, Emma’s Hero! Carrie Walker lives in Michigan with her husband and seven children. From her ten years serving as a high school youth minister, adventures around the globe, and raising a family, many stories have […]





Book Review (and a Giveaway!): Dysfunction Junction by Robin W. Pearson

Book Review (and a Giveaway!): Dysfunction Junction by Robin W. Pearson

Posted February 18, 2024 / 26 Comments

DYSFUNCTION JUNCTION by Robin W. Pearson GENRE: Contemporary Women’s Fiction (Christian) PUBLISHER: Tyndale House RELEASE DATE: February 6, 2024 PAGES: 331 When three women receive an unexpected phone call that leaves them reeling, they have no other choice but to reckon with a lifetime of memories they’ve long tried to […]



First Line Friday (week 376): The Gardins of Edin

First Line Friday (week 376): The Gardins of Edin

Posted January 11, 2024 / 6 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 Gardins of Edin by Rosey Lee. I’m intrigued by the title and the […]


First Line Friday (week 372): Deadly Burden

First Line Friday (week 372): Deadly Burden

Posted December 14, 2023 / 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 continuing all things Christmas & featuring the first line of Deadly Burden by Janet Sketchley! I’m getting ready to do a […]


Top Ten Tuesday: A Bunch of Series Set in Georgia

Top Ten Tuesday: A Bunch of Series Set in Georgia

Posted November 28, 2023 / 28 Comments

Happy Tuesday! For today’s Top Ten Tuesday ‘book setting’ prompt, I decided to look at a bunch of series that are set in Georgia… and a handful of standalone titles I’ve enjoyed that are set here too. And by ‘bunch’, I mean ‘however many I can think of’ – sticking […]


Guest Post (and a Giveaway!): Tamera Alexander & A Million Little Choices

Guest Post (and a Giveaway!): Tamera Alexander & A Million Little Choices

Posted November 11, 2023 / 18 Comments

I recently gave A Million Little Choices by Tamera Alexander a 5-star rating (it’s so good, y’all!), so I’m super excited to welcome her to the blog today to talk about writing with a critique partner! A MILLION LITTLE CHOICES by Tamera Alexander GENRE: Women’s/Southern Fiction (Christian) PUBLISHER: Focus on […]