Historical Fiction

The Heart of the Mountains

The Heart of the Mountains

 My Thoughts Where do I even begin to unpack everything I thought about the story? I came across several nuggets of relative thought in regards to our Christian walk, how we view people, and what we tend to get wrong. It's so easy to live in our own little bubbles...

Much Ado About Persuasion

Much Ado About Persuasion

My ThoughtsMuch Ado About Persuasion is an intriguing mash up of William Shakespeare's Much Ado About Nothing and Jane Austen's Persuasion. With a list of characters that all have their own purpose for gathering at Kellynch Hall, you are sure to be entertained. I...

A Promise Engraved

A Promise Engraved

My Thoughts A Promise Engraved is a journey through time that connects two women who can identify with great loss and heartbreak. Their desire for answers drives them to push forward but has also hardened them to love and transparency.  I found this book to be very...

Silencing the Siren

Silencing the Siren

Silencing the Siren I have been waiting for this book for a long time and boy, this debut author did not disappoint one bit.   My thoughtsSilencing the Siren was a joy to read. The building romance softens the reader until "WHAM!!" you are hit with this mystery...

Crooked Paths Straight

Crooked Paths Straight

My thoughts Elizabeth Wehman is crafted a story that is both engaging in page turning. It is the story of the first settlers in a small inconsequential area of Michigan. It’s a story of their struggle in the snowy wilderness amongst towering pine trees, wild animals,...

The Nutcracker Suite

The Nutcracker Suite

My Thoughts Ever since I was a little girl, the nutcracker has been one of my favorite Christmas tales. I remember watching Baryshnikov slay mice and fly across the stage as the nutcracker. In fact one year for Halloween she dressed as Clara and carried a little...

Lost in Darkness

Lost in Darkness

My thoughts From the moment I saw the name “Mary Shelly” in the description, I knew I had to read Lost in Darkness. When I first read Frankenstein back in high school, I knew that the poor monster had to be more than just an evil combination of some mad man desperate...

The Spice King

The Spice King

My Thoughts What an interesting tale of espionage, care giving, government intrigue, family loyalty, and forbidden romance. Let me set the stage, so to speak. Two sisters who long for more than farm life make their way to Washington D. C. and independence. Their...

Rahab’s Courage

Rahab’s Courage

My Thoughts Oh my heart—it cries and rejoices at the same time over the impact of Rahab’s Courage. Where do I begin? There is so much to unpack with this beautiful, and yet gut wrenching, story of the ancestor of Jesus. Naomi Craig gives us so much more to consider...

The Last Gasp

The Last Gasp

My Thoughts So, I regret to inform readers that it has been a long time since I've read a Chautona Havig book. *Gasp* I know, I know. I have failed. But let me say this, I am glad I snatched up this one and I was reminded why I love her work so much. For starters,...

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