Category: First Line Fridays

The Nobleman’s Governess Bride by Deborah Hale – Review

The Nobleman’s Governess Bride by Deborah Hale – Review

The Nobleman’s Governess Brideby Deborah Hale Series: The Glass Slipper Chronicles #1 Publication Date December 29, 2017 Genres: Clean Romance, Historical Fiction Setting: England Regency Era – UK – 1795 – 1837 Main Character Ages: 235 Written for: Adults Pages: 357 Synopsis: Jane Eyre meets Prince Charming in two enchanting […]

Bubbly Schnitzel by Meg Gonzalez – Review

Bubbly Schnitzel by Meg Gonzalez – Review

Bubbly Schnitzelby Meg D. Gonzalez Series: International Adventures #2 Published by Clean Reads Publication Date November 14, 2017 Genres: Christian Fiction, Young Adult Setting: Germany Contemporary Main Character Ages: 15-18 Written for: High-School/Young Adult Pages: 276 Synopsis: Social butterfly and closet bookworm Julia Carter is smart enough to trick her […]

Hometown Girl by Courtney Walsh – Review

Hometown Girl by Courtney Walsh – Review

Hometown Girlby Courtney Walsh Published by Waterfall Press Publication Date September 19th 2017 Genres: Christian Fiction, Clean Romance, Mystery Setting: Illinios Contemporary Main Character Ages: 25-35 Written for: Adult Pages: 380 Synopsis: New York Times and USA Today bestselling author Courtney Walsh returns with a hopeful and emotional new book […]

Circle of Blessings by Deborah Raney – Review

Circle of Blessings by Deborah Raney – Review

Circle of Blessingsby Deborah Raney Published by Raney Day Press Publication Date November 21, 2017 Genres: Christian Fiction, Christmas, Clean Romance, Historical Fiction Setting: Dakota Territory Reconstruction Era – US – 1865 – 1877 Main Character Ages: 18-24, 25-35 Written for: Adult Pages: 88 Synopsis: Young Stella Bradford is determined […]

Mending Christmas by Lorin Grace – Review

Mending Christmas by Lorin Grace – Review

Mending Christmasby Lorin Grace Series: Friday Night Art Society #2 Published by Currant Creek Press Publication Date December 11th 2017 Genres: Christmas, Clean Romance Setting: New York Contemporary Main Character Ages: 25-35 Written for: Adult Pages: 158 Synopsis: One shattered window. Two bruised hearts. And twelve days until Christmas. Tessa […]

First Line Friday – A Grand Tour

by Phyllis Helton
December 1, 2017
First Line Fridays

I reviewed A Grand Tour a couple weeks ago, but it has such a great first line, it had to get included.  This is from the first book, A Lord’s Chance Southern coast of Spain, October 1852 The smell of deck tar warming under the Mediterranean sun made Miss Isabelle […]