Author: Joyce DiPastena

With a Kiss Anthology – Book Review, Preview

With a Kiss Anthology – Book Review, Preview

by Phyllis Helton
June 26, 2018
Book Reviews

As I promised in my post of Joyce DiPastena’s Just This Moment, here are the reviews for the remainder of the books in the anthology. With A Kiss: A Sweet Romance Anthology: Ten authors have gathered to share their talents to support a friend who is dealing with extensive medical expenses […]


Just This Moment by Joyce DiPastena – Book Review, Preview

Just This Moment by Joyce DiPastena – Book Review, Preview

by Phyllis Helton
June 7, 2018
Book Reviews

The idea of losing my eyesight is one that does not appeal to me at all. Just trying to imagine life without seeing light or colors or faces makes me shudder. Being condemned to darkness, especially after knowing what it is like to see, seems like such a frightening thing. […]


Courting Cassandry by Joyce DiPastena – Review

Courting Cassandry by Joyce DiPastena – Review

by Phyllis Helton
December 26, 2017
Book Reviews

Courting Cassandryby Joyce DiPastena Series: Hearts in Autumn #2 Published by Sable Tyger Books Publication Date February 17, 2016 Genres: Clean Romance, Historical Fiction Setting: England Middle Ages – 400 to 1600 Main Character Ages: 35-60 Written for: Adult Pages: 406 Synopsis: Is it too late for second chances when […]


The Girl by the River by Joyce DiPastena – Review

The Girl by the River by Joyce DiPastena – Review

by Phyllis Helton
November 20, 2017
Book Reviews

The Girl by the Riverby Joyce DiPastena Series: The Lady and the Minstrel #.05 Publication Date November 15, 2017 Genres: Historical Fiction Setting: England Middle Ages – 400 to 1600 Main Character Ages: 0-14, 15-18 Written for: Adult Pages: 14 Synopsis: Seven years before Robert and Marguerite fell in love […]


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 […]