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 […]


The Melody of the Soul by Liz Tolsma – Review

The Melody of the Soul by Liz Tolsma – Review

The Melody of the Soulby Liz Tolsma Series: Music of Hope #1 Published by Gilead Publishing Publication Date January 16, 2018 Genres: Christian Fiction, Clean Romance, Historical Fiction, Suspense Setting: Czechoslavakia World War II Era – 1939 – 1945 Written for: Adults Pages: 320 Synopsis: By 1943, Anna Zadok, a […]


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 […]




Cooking with Love by Cynthia Hickey – First Line Friday

Cooking with Love by Cynthia Hickey – First Line Friday

Cooking Up Loveby Cynthia Hickey Series: Finding Love the Harvey Girl Way #1 Publication Date July 1, 2013 Genres: Historical Fiction, Christian Fiction, Clean Romance Setting: Kansas Reconstruction Era – US – 1865 – 1877 Main Character Ages: 18-24 Written for: Adult Pages: 192 Synopsis: TABITHA IS IN SEARCH OF […]


Joyce DiPastena – Author Interview

Joyce DiPastena – Author Interview

Visiting with me today is Joyce DiPastena, author of a number of historical fiction novels.  I am always impressed by the high level of research that goes into each book that she writes.  Without further ado, let me (atr) introduce my guest (jdp). atr: Welcome, Joyce!  It is such a […]