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Recent Posts

Broken Together by Brenda S. Anderson – Book Review

Broken Together by Brenda S. Anderson – Book Review

by Phyllis Helton
December 3, 2021
Book Reviews

Broken Together was a marvelous story and a difficult story all wrapped into one. It is hard-hitting and doesn’t sugar-coat the difficulties that imprisonment causes – especially for believers – even when the prisoner is innocent. And, yet, despite the difficulties, hope shines through as Chad and Jenn cling tightly […]

Anointed by Jason C. Joyner – Book Review

Anointed by Jason C. Joyner – Book Review

by Phyllis Helton
October 28, 2021
Book Reviews

I have thoroughly enjoyed the Rise of the Anointed series and eagerly awaited its conclusion. Which is more of a new beginning of sorts – the ending left things open for an entirely new set of adventures. Sweet! The characters I’ve grown to love throughout the series are back and […]

Yukon Justice by Dana Mentink – Book Review

Yukon Justice by Dana Mentink – Book Review

by Phyllis Helton
October 27, 2021
Book Reviews

I don’t know how Dana Mentink does it! She has such a gift for writing, combining riveting danger and romance with characters who come to life in her stories. Yukon Justice is no exception! I loved the setting of the reindeer farm and learning a bit about these magnificent creatures! […]