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The Soldier’s Lady by Susanne Dietze, Janette Foreman, Gabrielle Meyer, and Lorna Seilstad – Book Review

The Soldier’s Lady by Susanne Dietze, Janette Foreman, Gabrielle Meyer, and Lorna Seilstad – Book Review

by Phyllis Helton
September 24, 2020
Book Reviews

I had just finished reading the Love’s Pure Light collection with a story by Susanne Dietze. I enjoyed it and quickly signed up for her newsletter and discovered this newly released collection with a story by her as well. So, of course, I grabbed a copy of The Soldier’s Lady. […]

A Joyful Christmas by Cynthia Hickey, Liz Johnson, Vickie McDonough, Liz Tolsma, Carrie Turansky, Erica Vetsch – Book Review

A Joyful Christmas by Cynthia Hickey, Liz Johnson, Vickie McDonough, Liz Tolsma, Carrie Turansky, Erica Vetsch – Book Review

by Phyllis Helton
September 8, 2020
Book Reviews

Today I’m featuring another Christmas story. Yes, it’s that time of year already! At least where books are concerned. All the stories take place in the United States. Two take place during the Civil War, and several take place in the Midwest after the war. While each one touches on […]

Love’s Pure Light by Susanne Dietze, Shannon McNear, Deborah Raney, Janine Rosche – Book Review

Love’s Pure Light by Susanne Dietze, Shannon McNear, Deborah Raney, Janine Rosche – Book Review

by Phyllis Helton
September 7, 2020
Book Reviews

Each of the stories in this Christmas Anthology is delightful! I have been familiar with the works of all the authors except Susanne Dietze and was glad for the opportunity to get to know and enjoy her writing as well. Some time had passed between the time I read the […]

The House at the End of the Moor by Michelle Griep – Book Review, Preview

The House at the End of the Moor by Michelle Griep – Book Review, Preview

Moors are mysterious and dangerous and, apparently, the perfect place for a prison. Maggie had let the house at the end of the moor so she could hide from society and the unwelcome attentions of the “gentlemen” who assumed that her profession as an opera singer was an indication her […]

Cameo Courtships by Susanne Dietze, Debra E. Marvin, Jennifer Uhlarik, Kathleen Y’Barbo – Book Spotlight, Preview

Cameo Courtships by Susanne Dietze, Debra E. Marvin, Jennifer Uhlarik, Kathleen Y’Barbo – Book Spotlight, Preview

by Phyllis Helton
June 22, 2019
Book Spotlight

Today I’m spotlighting a collection of stories that are tied together by a cameo gifted by Queen Victoria. The stories sound interesting and so I am sharing this collection with you. As a side note, author Debra E. Marvin, who has a story featured in this collection, will be sharing […]

The Noble Guardian by Michelle Griep – Book Review, Preview

The Noble Guardian by Michelle Griep – Book Review, Preview

It seems like each time I begin reading a book by Michelle Griep, I quickly find a huge smile on my face from the colorful descriptions and fascinating language. Then I start frantically marking passages to quote and get so caught up in the narrative I realize that I missed […]