Author: Phyllis Helton

Snowflake Sweethearts by Carrie Turansky – Book Review, Preview

Snowflake Sweethearts by Carrie Turansky – Book Review, Preview

by Phyllis Helton
November 14, 2019
Book Reviews

Given the opportunity to review this book by Carrie Turansky, I couldn’t pass it up, despite a full blog calendar! Snowflake Sweethearts is a sweet romance of second chances. Brought together when Alex’s grandmother Irene experienced a heart attack, Alex and Annie struggled to trust each other. Abandonment issues from […]



A Beautiful Mess by Brenda S. Anderson – Book Review, Preview

A Beautiful Mess by Brenda S. Anderson – Book Review, Preview

by Phyllis Helton
November 12, 2019
Book Reviews

A trend I’ve seen with “traditionally published” Christian books lately is that while there are themes of forgiveness and grace, the Gospel message is often watered down or not present at all. While I certainly don’t believe that every Christian book is required to have the Gospel presented to be […]


Smoke Screen by Terri Blackstock – Book Review, Preview

Smoke Screen by Terri Blackstock – Book Review, Preview

by Phyllis Helton
November 11, 2019
Blog Tours, Book Reviews

Some books just tear me up inside while I’m reading them. Sometimes it is the circumstances of the characters’ lives. Sometimes it’s the choices they make. With Smoke Screen, it was both! Brenna and Nate’s families were both against seeing the two of them together. Brenna’s because they believed his […]




Just in Time for Christmas by Davalynn Spencer – Book Review, Preview

Just in Time for Christmas by Davalynn Spencer – Book Review, Preview

by Phyllis Helton
November 8, 2019
Book Reviews

Davalynn Spencer has a gift for writing heartwarming stories, filled with beautiful prose and lovely descriptions. She does not merely pen stories, she carefully crafts her words to create rich satisfying narratives that make me smile. Just in Time for Christmas is no exception. As a case in point, as […]



Veiled Blessings by Melissa Bennett – Spotlight and Interview

Veiled Blessings by Melissa Bennett – Spotlight and Interview

Melissa Bennett is visiting the blog today. She recently released Veiled Blessings, a Christian Romance. I’m happy to introduce you to this lovely author who loves the Lord and shares openly about Him in her stories. I’ll be sharing my review of this book at the end of this month […]


The End of the Magi by Patrick W. Carr – Book Review, Preview

The End of the Magi by Patrick W. Carr – Book Review, Preview

As my grandma aged, she began to have problems with her eyes. The doctor warned that she had macular degeneration, which could lead to blindness. Instead of being frustrated or scared, Grandma had a plan. She began to memorize, not verses, but chapters and entire books of the Bible, to […]