Tag: Domestic Violence

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 […]



Legacy of Mercy by Lynn Austin – Book Review, Preview

Legacy of Mercy by Lynn Austin – Book Review, Preview

I have seen personally the devastation that can result from a fire. What can start as just a little spark can rage out of control and decimate everything in its path. In the book of James, a tongue that gets out of control is described to be like a fire, […]




The Hope Jar by Wanda Brunstetter – Book Review, Preview

The Hope Jar by Wanda Brunstetter – Book Review, Preview

My sisters and I didn’t particularly care for Andrea. She was boastful and annoying. There were not, however, many girls our age in the neighborhood and for some reason, she liked to hang out with us. She and I were both in second grade at the time, if my memory […]


Dancing in the Rain by Jennifer Slattery & Eileen Rife – Book Review, Preview

Dancing in the Rain by Jennifer Slattery & Eileen Rife – Book Review, Preview

by Phyllis Helton
July 28, 2018
Book Reviews

I would love to have a beautiful grand piano in my living room, bathed in the light streaming in through the huge windows. I can see myself sitting there lost in the music I create on this most beautiful of instruments. The piano is my favorite instrument. It seems like […]


It Was Always You by Judy Corry – Book Review, Preview

It Was Always You by Judy Corry – Book Review, Preview

by Phyllis Helton
July 25, 2018
Book Reviews

People took one look and crossed over to the other side of the street. When that wasn’t possible, they gave us the widest berth possible. Sheba, my sister’s amazing German Shepherd had the intimidation factor going in a big way. Whenever we would take her for a walk, people got […]



The Wedding Quilt Bride by Marta Perry – Review

The Wedding Quilt Bride by Marta Perry – Review

The Wedding Quilt Brideby Marta Perry Series: Brides of Lost Creek #2 Published by Love Inspired Publication Date April 17, 2018 Genres: Amish Fiction, Clean Romance Setting: Pennsylvania Contemporary Main Character Ages: 25-34 Written for: Adults Pages: 288 Synopsis: The single mom’s second chance… To become one of the Brides […]