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The Descendant’s Daughter by Patricia Lee – Book Review

The Descendant’s Daughter by Patricia Lee – Book Review

by Phyllis Helton
December 24, 2020
Book Reviews

The Descendant’s Daughter is Patricia Lee’s first time-slip novel. She used a variety of techniques to tell the story of Halle’s ancestors. Not only did she share the events, thoughts, and hopes using narrative, she included letters, journal entries, and information known to their descendant’s in the present day. I […]

Love Protects by Julia David – Book Review, Preview

Love Protects by Julia David – Book Review, Preview

by Phyllis Helton
August 22, 2019
Book Reviews

Author Julia David tackles difficult topics in her Leaving Lennhurst series. In Love Protects, after being abused and cheated on, Anna has been thrown out of her home. Will has endured prejudice because of his Native American heritage and is burdened with the care of his younger siblings, including a sister, […]