Publisher: Harlequin Heartwarming

The Marine’s Return by Rula Sinara – Book Review, Preview

The Marine’s Return by Rula Sinara – Book Review, Preview

“Don’t move. Don’t breathe. And especially, don’t try to take any pictures!” the guide admonished my friends. I was in South Africa for a conference and we all had the opportunity to go on game drives. This was an amazing trip! One of the groups that had gone out on […]


The Rancher’s Homecoming by Anna J. Stewart – Book Review, Preview

The Rancher’s Homecoming by Anna J. Stewart – Book Review, Preview

by Phyllis Helton
January 7, 2019
Book Reviews

Finally, Katie gets her story told. After seeing her struggle with keeping the Blackwell ranch afloat in the past four books of the series, we now get to see more of what has been going on. The pressure she has been under to hide her father’s secret and to keep […]


The Rancher’s Fake Fiancée by Amy Vastine – Book Review, Preview

The Rancher’s Fake Fiancée by Amy Vastine – Book Review, Preview

by Phyllis Helton
December 26, 2018
Book Reviews

“That’s my favorite color!” Favorites are important to our society. One of the ways we get to know one another is finding out favorite foods, colors, vacation destinations. Yet when it comes to people, it can hurt when the favorite is not you. I remember when I was in elementary […]


The Rancher’s Redemption by Melinda Curtis – Book Review, Preview

The Rancher’s Redemption by Melinda Curtis – Book Review, Preview

by Phyllis Helton
November 15, 2018
Book Reviews

I have really been enjoying the Return of the Blackwell Brothers series! Each of the authors has written a story that works so well with the others. I love the concept of each of the five brothers being called back to help with their grandfather’s ranch, one by one, in […]


Ava’s Prize by Cari Lynn Webb – Spotlight, Excerpt, Preview, Giveaway

Ava’s Prize by Cari Lynn Webb – Spotlight, Excerpt, Preview, Giveaway

Today, I have author Cari Lynn Webb with me. You may remember her from The Rancher’s Rescue which I reviewed last month. But we are talking about a different series this time, City by the Bay. Grab a nice cup of hot tea (or coffee if you must), sit back and relax […]


Rescued by the Firefighter by Catherine Lanigan – Book Review, Preview

Rescued by the Firefighter by Catherine Lanigan – Book Review, Preview

I was glad to have an opportunity to read another book by Catherine Lanigan. I enjoyed her book that I read last March which was also in this series. . . Hmm. What to say? A handsome firefighter who rescues the damsel in distress. Sounds like a fairy tale, right? […]



Nice to Come Home To by Liz Flahery – Preview & Guest Post

Nice to Come Home To by Liz Flahery – Preview & Guest Post

by Phyllis Helton
August 7, 2018
Blog Tours, Giveaways

About brothers and sisters and teenagers by Liz Flaherty Thank you for having me here today. The only teenagers I raised were the ones I’d known since birth, whose diapers I’d changed and whose personalities I’d had something to do with and who I loved more than I ever thought it […]


Alaskan Hideaway by Beth Carpenter – Book Review, Preview

Alaskan Hideaway by Beth Carpenter – Book Review, Preview

People who know my husband and me often comment on how different we are and how they never would have pictured us together. While I am outgoing, optimistic, and, dare I say, effervescent, my dear husband is very much an introvert and tends to be more calm and serious. I […]


Bachelor Remedy by  Carol Ross – Review

Bachelor Remedy by Carol Ross – Review

Bachelor Remedyby Carol Ross Series: Seasons of Alaska #5 Published by Harlequin Heartwarming Publication Date April 3, 2018 Genres: Clean Romance Setting: Alaska Contemporary Main Character Ages: 18-24, 35-60 Written for: Adults Pages: 383 Synopsis: She’s the most unconventional woman he’ll ever meet…and the cure for a perennial bachelor?Raised by […]