Category: Book Reviews

The Amish Midwife’s Secret by Rachel J. Good – Book Review, Preview

The Amish Midwife’s Secret by Rachel J. Good – Book Review, Preview

I had not known of author Rachel J. Good at this time last year, and yet I have now read four of her books. She has a way of introducing very interesting aspects of Amish life. Kyle struggled with guilt and grief from his past. And he dealt with pride […]





Lost Christmas Memories by Dana Mentink – Book Review, Preview

Lost Christmas Memories by Dana Mentink – Book Review, Preview

I confess that there are some things in my past that I would like to forget. Just wipe them out and pretend they never happened. And there are things in my life that are delightful that I love to pull out of my memories and mull over. There is a […]


Shelter of the Most High by Connilyn Cossette – Book Review, Preview

Shelter of the Most High by Connilyn Cossette – Book Review, Preview

Refuge. Sanctuary. Haven. What do those words convey to you? In just reading them, do you sense a longing for that type of peace? Come to me, all of you who are weary and carry heavy burdens, and I will give you rest.¬†Take my yoke upon you. Let me teach […]


Season of Joy by Alexa Verde – Book Review, Preview

Season of Joy by Alexa Verde – Book Review, Preview

I am happy to share with you an interview with author Alexa Verde that first appeared on Diversity Between the Pages, a blog that I am an occasional contributor for. Following the interview I will share my thoughts on her book, Season of Joy. Phyllis: Tell me something about Season […]




The Rancher’s Redemption by Melinda Curtis – Book Review, Preview

The Rancher’s Redemption by Melinda Curtis – Book Review, Preview

by Phyllis Helton
November 15, 2018
Book Reviews

I have really been enjoying the Return of the Blackwell Brothers series! Each of the authors has written a story that works so well with the others. I love the concept of each of the five brothers being called back to help with their grandfather’s ranch, one by one, in […]