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Book Review: Autumn Skies by Denise Hunter

Book Review: Autumn Skies by..

REVIEW: Autumn Skies marks the end of another great series by Denise Hunter. I have enjoyed every word of the three Bluebell Inn books. Reading this series has been an absolute please. Ms. Hunter writes stories that are so full of hope and grace, and this one is among my favorites from her.  Autumn Skies […]

Posted October 28, 2020
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Book Review: A Wedding in December by Sarah Morgan

Book Review: A Wedding in De..

Review A Wedding in December is another holiday book by Sarah Morgan, and I loved it!! She’s one of my go-to’s for holiday stories with great relationships between the characters and perfect settings. This story features a mother and her two grown daughters, all with romance in their plot lines. Rosie’s wedding is probably the […]

Posted October 24, 2020
Book Review: The Light at Wyndcliff by Sarah E. Ladd

Book Review: The Light at Wy..

REVIEW: The Light at Wyndcliff by Sarah E. Ladd is set in 1820 Cornwall and features Liam Twethewey, who has assumed ownership of Wyndcliff Estate by way of inheriting it. Liam has plans to start a china clay pit business right there on the property, but there is a shipwreck on the estate grounds and […]

Posted October 20, 2020
Book Review & Excerpt: Daughter of Black Lake by Cathy Marie Buchanan

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REVIEW: Daughter of Black Lake is an immersive, atmospheric story, which is exactly what I was hoping for when I chose to read it. The story is set in the first century AD, during the time when the Romans invaded Britain. I love reading historical fiction stories set in very early times, but I can’t […]

Posted October 19, 2020
Book Review: Happily This Christmas by Susan Mallery

Book Review: Happily This Ch..

REVIEW: Garrick’s 21-year-old pregnant daughter is coming to stay with him while her husband is deployed. He asks his next-door neighbor Wynn to help make his house comfortable for Joylyn’s stay. Garrick and Wynn become friends and then move into an easy, slow romance. At the same time, Wynn befriends Joylyn and helps her through […]

Posted October 6, 2020
Book Review: Christmas Ever After by Karen Schaler

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REVIEW: I knew when I settled into reading Christmas Ever After by Karen Schaler that it would be delightful and full of holiday feelings. I’ve enjoyed every one of her holiday stories so far, and this one was just as enjoyable!  This is one of those stories where a person that doesn’t enjoy Christmas at […]

Posted September 30, 2020
Book Review: The Christmas Swap by Melody Carlson

Book Review: The Christmas S..

Review: I jumped at the chance to read this one after loving The Happy Camper so much. This one is a bit shorter, coming in at under 200 pages. I especially loved the snow skiing scenes. The way the Landers family relates to one another is…different. Some of the family members are fairly sarcastic with one another […]

Posted September 25, 2020
Book Review: Dark Tides by Philippa Gregory

Book Review: Dark Tides by P..

Review: My most anticipated read of the year!! And it was SO GOOD. Alinor Reekie used to be a midwife and herbalist, like her mother and grandmother before her. Years ago, she fell in love with a man she shouldn’t have, and her life fell apart. Now, she is an entirely different woman, sickly and […]

Posted September 22, 2020
Book Review: A Trace of Deceit by Karen Odden

Book Review: A Trace of Dece..

REVIEW: Since I read the first book in this series nearly two years ago, I’ve grown to adore historical mysteries. When I was offered the chance to read this second Victorian Mystery book, I jumped at it. The previous book featured Nell Hallum, a musician, working along with her brother Matthew Hallum to solve crimes. […]

Posted September 16, 2020
Book Review: A Life Once Dreamed by Rachel Fordham

Book Review: A Life Once Dre..

BOOK REVIEW: This is a second chance romance featuring Agnes Pratt and James Harris, set in the Dakota Territory in 1880. Agnes came to town about six years ago after leaving her family and fiance behind. James answered a Help Wanted-type ad for a town doctor in the same town where Agnes lived. Agnes helps […]

Posted August 31, 2020
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