Month: January 2019

New Releases and Giveaways January 19 with Previews

New Releases and Giveaways January 19 with Previews

by Phyllis Helton
January 19, 2019
Giveaways, New Releases

by Alexa Verde, Carol James, Jennifer Peel, JL Crosswhite, Kari Trumbo, Margaret Daley, Marion Ueckermann, Melissa McClone, Michelle Griep, Olivia Rae New Releases Giveaways Did you know that there are book Giveaways on Goodreads all the time? Here is a link so you can explore. Recap from Last Week  



A Cowboy in Shepherd’s Crossing by Ruth Logan Herne – Book Review, Preview

A Cowboy in Shepherd’s Crossing by Ruth Logan Herne – Book Review, Preview

by Phyllis Helton
January 17, 2019
Book Reviews

Assumptions are terribly dangerous. Yet we make them all the time. We ascribe motives to people, read things into what they say. . . And usually, when we do this, we assume the worst. Why are we so quick to think people don’t mean what they say? Life changed dramatically […]


The Plum Blooms in Winter by Linda Thompson – Book Review, Preview

The Plum Blooms in Winter by Linda Thompson – Book Review, Preview

by Phyllis Helton
January 16, 2019
Book Reviews

“Enola Gay. Hmm. Enola Gay.” As I walked past the historic plane, I was wracking my brain trying to remember where I had heard the name. The moment I remembered, I froze. The plane that dropped the atomic bomb on Hiroshima, Japan. I stopped in my tracks and looked again, […]


Interview with June McCrary Jacobs, Author of Handmade Hearts

Interview with June McCrary Jacobs, Author of Handmade Hearts

I’m happy to have author June McCrary Jacobs here today to talk about her book, Handmade Hearts. Before we get into the interview, here is a little about the book. Interview Which person (living or dead) would you most want to be able to interview?  What is one question you […]



No Safe Place by Sherri Shackelford – Book Review

No Safe Place by Sherri Shackelford – Book Review

I remember a particular time I flew out to visit my sister and her family. While I was there, I took one of my teenage nephews out to lunch. He is very shy and had mentioned to his mom that he was afraid he wouldn’t know what to talk about. […]


Songs of Salvation – Patricia Annalee Kirk

Songs of Salvation – Patricia Annalee Kirk

by Phyllis Helton
January 13, 2019
Songs of Salvation

Money has always been my battleground. My mother converted to Christianity when I was thirteen. My grandparents took me to church sometimes. And a kind teacher in our country school, a pastor, drove back into the country on Sundays to take us to his church. He taught for a year […]


New Releases and Giveaways this Week with Previews – January 12

New Releases and Giveaways this Week with Previews – January 12

by Phyllis Helton
January 12, 2019
Giveaways, New Releases

by Alana Terry, Amanda Tru, Candee Fick, Carol Moncado, Cathe Swanson, Cecelia Dowdy, Chautona Havig, Delaney Cameron, Kari Trumbo, Lindzee Armstrong, Liwen Y. Ho, Rachel Skatvold, Sariah Wilson, Tamera Alexander New Releases Giveaways Did you know that there are book Giveaways on Goodreads all the time? Here is a link […]