Book Reviews

Six month reading recap

I have read so many positively amazing books in the last six months, and I want to share my favorites with y'all. So here I have narrowed my favorites down (with great difficulty) to just ten. Yes, just ten out of the forty-three books I've read this year. I must be insane, trying to do… Continue reading Six month reading recap

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Cover Reveal: Star of Persia by Jill Eileen Smith

I'm so happy to be here today helping with the cover reveal of Jill Eileen Smith's upcoming novel, Star of Persia. As some may know, I absolutely adore historical fiction and was just introduced to Biblical fiction this year. Jill's book, The Heart of a King, was one of my first introductions to Biblical fiction,… Continue reading Cover Reveal: Star of Persia by Jill Eileen Smith

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Book Review: Finding Beautiful by Rebecca Friedlander

Finding Beautiful Author: Rebecca Friedlander Publisher: Baker Books Publication date: April 20, 2019 My rating 3 out of 5 stars Summary: Americans spend millions on beauty products, weight-loss programs, and age-defying medical interventions each year. We set impossible standards and feel bad about ourselves when we don't reach them. Is beauty truly that difficult to… Continue reading Book Review: Finding Beautiful by Rebecca Friedlander

Book Reviews · Books · Fiction

Book Review: The King’s Mercy by Lori Benton

The King's Mercy Author: Lori Benton Publisher: Waterbrook Multnomah Release date: June 4, 2019 Summary: When captured rebel Scotsman Alex MacKinnon is granted the king's mercy--exile to the Colony of North Carolina--he's indentured to Englishman Edmund Carey as a blacksmith. Against his will Alex is drawn into the struggles of Carey's slaves--and those of his… Continue reading Book Review: The King’s Mercy by Lori Benton

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Book Review: The Refuge by Ann H. Gabhart

Title: The Refuge Author: Ann H. Gabhart Publisher: Revell Publication date: April 31, 2019 My rating: 4 out of 5 stars Description: When Darcie and Walter Goodwin hear of a new cholera epidemic sweeping the area, they join the Shakers whose villages seem immune to the disease. It's meant to be a temporary stay, but… Continue reading Book Review: The Refuge by Ann H. Gabhart

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Book Review: The Heart of a King by Jill Eileen Smith

Title: The Heart of a King Author: Jill Eileen Smith Publisher: Revell Publication date: April 31, 2019 My rating: 4 out of 5 stars Summary: King Solomon was wealthy and wise beyond measure. He could--and did--have anything he wanted, including many women from many lands. But for all his wisdom, did he or the women… Continue reading Book Review: The Heart of a King by Jill Eileen Smith

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Book Review: The Edge of Over There by Shawn Smucker

** this is the sequel to Smucker's first book, The Day the Angels Fell** Title: The Edge of Over There Author: Shawn Smucker Publisher: Revell Publication date: April 5, 2019 My rating: 4 out of 5 stars SUMMARY: Before the Tree of Life, everything in Abra Miller's life had been predictable. But after the Tree… Continue reading Book Review: The Edge of Over There by Shawn Smucker

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Book Review: Almost Home by Valerie Fraser Luesse

Title: Almost Home Author: Valerie Fraser Luesse Publisher: Revell Publication date: March 5, 2019 My rating: 5 out of 5 stars Summary:With America's entrance into the Second World War, the town of Blackberry Springs, Alabama, has exploded virtually overnight. Workers from all over are coming south for jobs in Uncle Sam's munitions plants--and they're bringing… Continue reading Book Review: Almost Home by Valerie Fraser Luesse

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Guest Post & Giveaway: Heather Norman Smith

Welcome to the Blog Tour & Giveaway for Grace & Lavender by Heather Norman Smith, hosted by JustRead Publicity Tours! ABOUT THE BOOK Title: Grace & Lavender Author: Heather Norman Smith Publisher: Ambassador International Genre: Contemporary Fiction Release Date: March 1, 2019 Recently retired Colleen Hill is always busy, constantly on a quest to make… Continue reading Guest Post & Giveaway: Heather Norman Smith

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Book Review: The Sky Above Us by Sarah Sundin

Tittle: The Sky Above Us Author: Sarah Sundin Publisher: Revell Publication date: February 5, 2019 My rating: 4 out of 5 stars Summary:Numbed by grief and harboring shameful secrets, Lt. Adler Paxton ships to England with the US 357th Fighter Group in 1943. Determined to become an ace pilot, Adler battles the German Luftwaffe in… Continue reading Book Review: The Sky Above Us by Sarah Sundin