Genre: Western

The Lieutenant’s Bargain by Regina Jennings – Book Review, Preview

The Lieutenant’s Bargain by Regina Jennings – Book Review, Preview

by Phyllis Helton
December 18, 2018
Book Reviews

The Lieutenant’s Bargain is the second of Regina Jennings’ books I have read. What I have found each time is that reading her stories leaves me anxious to read more. Her imaginative, quirky, adventurous writing with such charming characters is very appealing. After her stagecoach is robbed, leaving Hattie as […]


Stagecoach to Liberty by Janalyn Voigt – Book Review, Preview

Stagecoach to Liberty by Janalyn Voigt – Book Review, Preview

by Phyllis Helton
December 7, 2018
Book Reviews

Once again, Janalyn Voigt writes a story full of action and intrigue. With human trafficking, stagecoach robberies, lynchings, dangers from the Indians, kidnapping and more, Stagecoach to Liberty brings the Montana Gold Rush to life. The characters were appealing. I could understand the motivation that drove Elsa to indenture herself […]



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 […]


Sleigh Bells Ring in Romance by Shanna Hatfield – Book Review, Preview

Sleigh Bells Ring in Romance by Shanna Hatfield – Book Review, Preview

by Phyllis Helton
November 3, 2018
Book Reviews

It’s crazy to think about how many Christmas stories I’ve already read since July! I do enjoy Christmas novellas. They are just the right length to allow me to get into the story, to be well-developed enough to make it believable and to make the characters relatable, and not so […]



The Reluctant Warrior by Mary Connealy – Book Review, Preview

The Reluctant Warrior by Mary Connealy – Book Review, Preview

by Phyllis Helton
October 8, 2018
Book Reviews

I was excited to have my wait for The Reluctant Warrior come to an end. When I finished The Accidental Guardian I knew I wanted to read the rest of this series. Fortunately, the wait between stories was not too long. The saga of the Sierras continues with all my favorite characters […]




The Miracle Tree by Davalynn Spencer – Book Review, Preview

The Miracle Tree by Davalynn Spencer – Book Review, Preview

by Phyllis Helton
August 24, 2018
Book Reviews

We’ve tried to locate the ancient split oak tree at least two different times. Each time we have wandered the trails, the overgrowth and destruction from previous hurricanes have prevented us from finding the correct path to get there. Yet we’ve been told (and seen the pictures) that the 200-year-old […]