Category: Book Spotlight

YA Love Tour – Courtside Crush by Kayla Tirrell – Spotlight, Preview

YA Love Tour – Courtside Crush by Kayla Tirrell – Spotlight, Preview

  Fun Facts from the Author Courtside Crush is a Romeo and Juliet retelling, which means I drew heavily on the play for inspiration. Here are some fun facts about this new release: —The prologue is a quote straight from Romeo and Juliet that was tweaked ever so slightly to make it fit the high […]


YA Love Tour – Secret Life and Secret Girlfriend by Bria Quinlan – Spotlight, Preview

YA Love Tour – Secret Life and Secret Girlfriend by Bria Quinlan – Spotlight, Preview

I found Bria Quinlan’s books many years ago and have enjoyed them so much. I don’t have a review for you but do have the rating I gave these two when I read them. Content Warning: A few places have mild swearing Excerpt What would you do if you finally […]


Valentine Gold by Danielle Thorne – Book Spotlight, Preview

Valentine Gold by Danielle Thorne – Book Spotlight, Preview

by Phyllis Helton
February 13, 2019
Book Spotlight, Excerpts

Today I’d like to share an excerpt from Danielle Thorne’s newest release, Valentine Gold. I will be reviewing this novella next month, but know from experience that her books are enjoyable, so you might want to pick up a copy to snuggle up with now. Natalie leaned back on her […]


YA Love Tour – Perfectly You by Robin Daniels – Spotlight, Preview

YA Love Tour – Perfectly You by Robin Daniels – Spotlight, Preview

Content Warning: A few places have mild swearing Excerpt For a moment, I forgot what I was doing and leaned into him. Wow, he smelled unbelievably good. Like soap and dryer sheets and something a little sharper that I couldn’t identify. I needed to ask him what cologne he wore, […]


YA Love Tour – Love at First Fight by Maggie Dallen – Spotlight, Preview

YA Love Tour – Love at First Fight by Maggie Dallen – Spotlight, Preview

Content Warning: A few places have mild swearing Excerpt When I met her gaze again she had her lips pressed together and her eyes were still narrowed but this time I got the sense that she was actively trying not to laugh. As if she could read my mind she […]


When Valleys Bloom Again by Pat Jeanne Davis – Spotlight, Preview

When Valleys Bloom Again by Pat Jeanne Davis – Spotlight, Preview

by Phyllis Helton
February 4, 2019
Book Spotlight, Excerpts

  Chapter 13 Spring 1942 The train station teemed with soldiers and their sweethearts by the time Jim and Abby arrived. Her heart sank like lead under the weight of all the other goodbyes on the platform. Jim drew her near. “I can see your aunt’s ballroom full of soldiers […]



The Daily Life of Hailey Grace by Beloved – Spotlight, Preview

The Daily Life of Hailey Grace by Beloved – Spotlight, Preview

Giveaway One Grand Prize includes: Autographed copy of The Daily Life of Hailey Grace $10 Amazon Gift Card (2) additional winners will receive an autographed copy of The Daily Life of Hailey Grace   For the full tour schedule, be sure to visit the introductory post at Livy Lynn’s blog


A Cowboy in Shepherd’s Crossing by Ruth Logan Herne – Spotlight

A Cowboy in Shepherd’s Crossing by Ruth Logan Herne – Spotlight

Welcome to the spotlight for A Cowboy in Shepherd’s Crossing! Enjoy reading about it now, read the preview and be sure to come back on January 16 to see my thoughts on this book. Tour Giveaway (1) winner will receive (US only): all 3 Shepherd’s Crossing books (Her Cowboy Reunion, […]


Love On A Limb by Laurie Lewis  – Spotlight, Preview

Love On A Limb by Laurie Lewis – Spotlight, Preview

Doesn’t this sound like an interesting book? Q&A With Laurie Lewis What is your favorite book that is not yours?                      From  Sand and Ash by Amy Harmon. It’s a difficult, brilliant book. Do you write in multiple genres? Which genre is […]