Publisher: Barbour Books

Ladies of Intrigue by Michelle Griep – Book Review, Preview

Ladies of Intrigue by Michelle Griep – Book Review, Preview

by Phyllis Helton
February 1, 2019
Book Reviews

Michelle Griep has such a way with her descriptions! And in reading this collection, I realized that she not only uses intriguing metaphors, she often has them tie into the story itself in a unique way. My favorite story in this collection was The Gentleman Smuggler’s Lady. Full of the author’s […]



My Heart Belongs in the Blue Ridge: Laurel’s Dream by Pepper Basham – Book Review, Preview

My Heart Belongs in the Blue Ridge: Laurel’s Dream by Pepper Basham – Book Review, Preview

by Phyllis Helton
December 27, 2018
Book Reviews

Love never gives up, never loses faith, is always hopeful, and endures through every circumstance. I Corinthians 13:7 Do you have the kind of love that endures? I mean, really, truly lasts through situations that appear hopeless. The kind of love that returns blessing for cursing. The kind of love […]



The Liberty Bride by MaryLu Tyndall – Book Review, Preview

The Liberty Bride by MaryLu Tyndall – Book Review, Preview

by Phyllis Helton
November 29, 2018
Book Reviews

There are many preconceived notions of what God is like and what He expects of us. He is sometimes (and very incorrectly!) portrayed as a demanding and judgmental being, ready to punish us for the slightest offense. Many churches are filled with rules and regulations about what is acceptable to […]



The Patriot Bride by Kimberley Woodhouse

The Patriot Bride by Kimberley Woodhouse

by Phyllis Helton
September 3, 2018
Book Reviews

Anthony Jameson didn’t really care which side was right or which cause was just. And he wasn’t confident about who was going to win the war. So instead of taking the risk of making the wrong choice, he decided to play both sides and come out on top either way. It wasn’t the wisest decision he ever made.



The Captured Bride by Michelle Griep – Book Review, Preview, Guest Post

The Captured Bride by Michelle Griep – Book Review, Preview, Guest Post

Mercy. For some, it is an expression akin to “yikes!” The word stems from a Latin word meaning “reward” and a French word meaning “pity”. The Bible tells us that our sin has separated us from God and that without Christ, we deserve an eternity in Hell. God, in His […]


The Pirate Bride by Kathleen Y’Barbo – Review

The Pirate Bride by Kathleen Y’Barbo – Review

by Phyllis Helton
April 6, 2018
Book Reviews

The Pirate Brideby Kathleen Y’Barbo Series: Daughters of the Mayflower #2 Published by Barbour Books Publication Date April 1, 2018 Genres: Historical Fiction, Clean Romance, Action/Adventure Setting: The Caribbean Colonial Era – US – 1607 – 1776 Main Character Ages: 11-14, 18-24, 35-60 Written for: Adults Pages: 251 Synopsis: Can […]