Tag: Guilt

The Promise of Deception by Jessica Sly – Book Review

The Promise of Deception by Jessica Sly – Book Review

Shrouded in mystery and magic, The Promise of Deception is set in fog-shrouded London at the turn of the 20th Century. Tensions between the Irish and English are at a peak. Just 30 years have passed since Jack the Ripper’s unsolved crimes puzzled Scotland Yard. Jessica Sly’s debut novel was […]

The Gold in These Hills by Joanne Bischof – Book Review

The Gold in These Hills by Joanne Bischof – Book Review

by Phyllis Helton
September 16, 2021
Book Reviews

Hauntingly melancholic with glimmers of hope, The Gold in These Hills is a poignant story of broken lives mended. This time-split novel finds Johnny piecing together his shattered life and heart. And Juniper (June) struggling simply to survive. I would be hard-pressed to choose a favorite character. Each one was […]