Tag: World War II


The Plum Blooms in Winter by Linda Thompson – Book Review, Preview

The Plum Blooms in Winter by Linda Thompson – Book Review, Preview

by Phyllis Helton
January 16, 2019
Book Reviews

“Enola Gay. Hmm. Enola Gay.” As I walked past the historic plane, I was wracking my brain trying to remember where I had heard the name. The moment I remembered, I froze. The plane that dropped the atomic bomb on Hiroshima, Japan. I stopped in my tracks and looked again, […]



Dream of Her Heart by Shanna Hatfield – Excerpt 3, Giveaway

Dream of Her Heart by Shanna Hatfield – Excerpt 3, Giveaway

by Phyllis Helton
October 1, 2018
Blog Tours, Excerpts

Here is a final excerpt from Dream of Her Heart. But, seriously, stop reading these excerpts – go buy the book! Excerpt Drops of rain started to fall and she looked up as Zane stepped in front of her. “Care to dance with me?” he asked, holding out his hands. […]


Dream of Her Heart by Shanna Hatfield – Book Review, Preview, Giveaway

Dream of Her Heart by Shanna Hatfield – Book Review, Preview, Giveaway

My hubby and I enjoy collecting seashells when we walk along the shore. We have a number of different ones that we have collected over the years. The funny thing is, we don’t even necessarily care if they are “perfect”. The colors and textures of a broken spiral shell can […]




A Flute in the Willows by Carole Brown – Review

A Flute in the Willows by Carole Brown – Review

A Flute in the Willowsby Carole Brown Series: The Spies of World War II #2 Published by Story and Logic Media Group Publication Date December 10, 2017 Genres: Historical Fiction Setting: Ohio World War II Era – 1939 – 1945 Written for: Adults Pages: 284 Synopsis: Both rebels in their […]


The Sea Before Us by Sarah Sundin – Review

The Sea Before Us by Sarah Sundin – Review

by Phyllis Helton
February 23, 2018
Book Reviews

The Sea Before Us by Sarah Sundin Series: Sunrise at Normandy #1 Published by Revell Publication Date February 6, 2018 Genres: Christian Fiction, Clean Romance, Historical Fiction Setting: England World War II Era – 1939 – 1945 Main Character Ages: 18-24, 25-35 Written for: Adults Pages: 384 Synopsis: In 1944, […]


The Melody of the Soul by Liz Tolsma – Review

The Melody of the Soul by Liz Tolsma – Review

The Melody of the Soulby Liz Tolsma Series: Music of Hope #1 Published by Gilead Publishing Publication Date January 16, 2018 Genres: Christian Fiction, Clean Romance, Historical Fiction, Suspense Setting: Czechoslavakia World War II Era – 1939 – 1945 Written for: Adults Pages: 320 Synopsis: By 1943, Anna Zadok, a […]