Tag: Hope

The Unlikely Yarn of the Dragon Lady by Sharon J. Mondragón – Book Review

The Unlikely Yarn of the Dragon Lady by Sharon J. Mondragón – Book Review

Attracted by the title, I read the synopsis and was hooked. And I was not disappointed at all. The Unlikely Yarn of the Dragon Lady is the delightful and insightful debut of Sharon J. Mondragón. I plan to read more of her stories in the future. I enjoyed plucky Pastor […]

Missing in the Desert by Dana Mentink – Book Review

Missing in the Desert by Dana Mentink – Book Review

by Phyllis Helton
July 29, 2021
Book Reviews

Missing in the Desert (Desert Justice Book 2)by Dana Mentink Synopsis: Five years ago, her sister disappeared… Now someone is coming for her. Who would believe that Mara Castillo’s sister—missing and presumed dead—suddenly sent a one-word text? Now Mara wants answers, even if it means stepping into a killer’s sights with […]

Things We Didn’t Say by Amy Lynn Green – Book Review

Things We Didn’t Say by Amy Lynn Green – Book Review

Dear Amy Lynn Green, I just finished reading Things We Didn’t Say and several adjectives are floating through my mind. Spectacular! Fabulous! Marvelous! Each of these descriptions might sound over the top, yet how else can I describe a story that touched my heart, mind, and soul as yours has? […]

The Kissing Tree by Karen Witemeyer, Regina Jennings, Amanda Dykes, Nicole Deese – Book Review

The Kissing Tree by Karen Witemeyer, Regina Jennings, Amanda Dykes, Nicole Deese – Book Review

by Phyllis Helton
October 26, 2020
Book Reviews

I can’t resist reading books by Karen Witemeyer, Regina Jennings, or Amanda Dykes so I snagged a copy of this book as soon as I saw it was available! And now, I have Nicole Deese to add to my list of must-read-authors! I think my favorite type of multi-author collection […]

The Best We’ve Been by Beth K. Vogt – Book Review, Preview

The Best We’ve Been by Beth K. Vogt – Book Review, Preview

by Phyllis Helton
June 15, 2020
Book Reviews

Be prepared for an emotional rollercoaster! Having read the previous books in The Thatchter Sisters series, I had already formed an opinion of Johanna. Harsh. Rigid. Driven. Selfish. Closed off. Not exactly my favorite of the girls. Now I was able to find out why. Confession time! Despite the prologue […]