The Christmas Heirloom Collection by Multiple Authors – Book Review, Preview

The Christmas Heirloom Collection by Multiple Authors – Book Review, Preview

by Phyllis Helton
October 13, 2018
Book Reviews

To prepare you for this book, I want to share a brief portion of the description of a luckenbooth. While it is not necessary for understanding the novellas, this additional insight is interesting to me and so I thought it might pique your interest as well. The enduring appeal of […]


Fallen Leaves by Tessa Emily Hall – Book Review

Fallen Leaves by Tessa Emily Hall – Book Review

Did you think that when you became a Christian all your problems would go away? That no matter what happened, Jesus would rescue you like a knight on a white horse swooping in to save the day? I have to confess that I have thought that. After all, didn’t David […]


This Courageous Journey by Misty M. Beller – Book Review, Preview, Guest Post

This Courageous Journey by Misty M. Beller – Book Review, Preview, Guest Post

We had the map, the trail was mostly a loop with a few intersecting paths going across it. How hard could it be to get where we needed to? Yeah, famous last words! I’m not sure if it was that the trails were poorly maintained and therefore we didn’t even […]


The 12 Gifts of Christmas by Lena Nelson Dooley – Book Review, Preview

The 12 Gifts of Christmas by Lena Nelson Dooley – Book Review, Preview

We are accustomed to thinking about a quick courtship being a thing of the past. In the last century, if a couple got married quickly, people often wondered when the baby was going to be born. My husband proposed to me after we had known each other for just a […]


Our Christmas Promise by Tara Randel – Excerpt, Preview, Giveaway

Our Christmas Promise by Tara Randel – Excerpt, Preview, Giveaway

On Tour with Prism Book Tours Here is another new Christmas book that just released. Excerpt  Jaycee tossed a paper towel in the trash and met Melissa’s gaze in the mirror over the sink. “When are you going to tell him?” “Tell who what?” Melissa asked as she dug in […]



The Reluctant Warrior by Mary Connealy – Book Review, Preview

The Reluctant Warrior by Mary Connealy – Book Review, Preview

by Phyllis Helton
October 8, 2018
Book Reviews

I was excited to have my wait for The Reluctant Warrior come to an end. When I finished The Accidental Guardian I knew I wanted to read the rest of this series. Fortunately, the wait between stories was not too long. The saga of the Sierras continues with all my favorite characters […]



Nana and the “c” by Doris Schneider  – Excerpt, Preview, Giveaway

Nana and the “c” by Doris Schneider – Excerpt, Preview, Giveaway

Thank you so much for your generosity. The author and illustrator are donating books to hospitals and children’s centers. Anywhere people might benefit from an uplifting story dealing with cancer. To purchase using this special deal, visit the website here. Excerpt 1 Once Upon a Time, I used to worry—about everything, especially […]


Her Undercover Prince by Carol Moncado – Book Review, Preview

Her Undercover Prince by Carol Moncado – Book Review, Preview

by Phyllis Helton
October 6, 2018
Book Reviews

I do not stalk royalty on the internet (or in any other way!). I didn’t watch the royal wedding and can’t tell you much of anything about who the prince of which country is and honestly couldn’t even tell you what countries even still have royalty. Other than Great Britain, […]