Genre: Western



A Cowboy in Shepherd’s Crossing by Ruth Logan Herne – Book Review, Preview

A Cowboy in Shepherd’s Crossing by Ruth Logan Herne – Book Review, Preview

by Phyllis Helton
January 17, 2019
Book Reviews

Assumptions are terribly dangerous. Yet we make them all the time. We ascribe motives to people, read things into what they say. . . And usually, when we do this, we assume the worst. Why are we so quick to think people don’t mean what they say? Life changed dramatically […]


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, […]


This Homeward Journey by Misty M. Beller – Book Review, Preview

This Homeward Journey by Misty M. Beller – Book Review, Preview

Have you ever wonder how the early Christians really felt about having the man who had spent so much time persecuting them in their midst? How often did they think that Saul’s conversion was just a ploy to get access to their leaders? Was distrust the reason he spent all […]


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 […]