Category: Best of the Year

Roots of Wood and Stone by Amanda Wen – Book Review

Roots of Wood and Stone by Amanda Wen – Book Review

You know “that kid” in school who everyone hated because they messed up the grading curve with their 99% on the test? If books were students, Amanda Wen’s debut novel, Roots of Wood and Stone, is “that kid”. And with books, you want to read the book that is “that […]

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? […]

Whatever Happens Next by Jaycee Weaver – Book Review, Preview

Whatever Happens Next by Jaycee Weaver – Book Review, Preview

Warren Peace – Nice Carr – Paige Turner These are just a tiny example of names creative parents have given to their children. In the past, the name given to a child held tremendous meaning and was given with much forethought. Many times in scripture, you see passages like and she named […]

An Uncommon Woman by Laura Frantz – Book Review, Preview

An Uncommon Woman by Laura Frantz – Book Review, Preview

There is such a beauty to Laura Frantz’s writing style that resonates with my soul. Slipping into her stories is like slipping into my coziest pajamas with a cup of hot chocolate. Evocative, beautifully descriptive, with the ability to transport me to a different time that is at once familiar […]

On Wings of Devotion by Roseanna M. White – Book Review, Preview

On Wings of Devotion by Roseanna M. White – Book Review, Preview

Roseanna M. White presents one of the most beautiful analogies of forgiveness and grace that I have ever read. When Ara was wronged, and greatly so, she responded in such an gracious manner it stunned me. I know that grace is about God showing us kindness we don’t deserve. I […]

A Match for Emma by Pepper D. Basham – Book Review, Preview

A Match for Emma by Pepper D. Basham – Book Review, Preview

Welcome to the Blog + Review Tour & Giveaway for A Match for Emma by Pepper Basham,hosted by JustRead Publicity Tours! Have you read about King Josiah’s reaction when he first heard the words of the Book of the Law in 2 Kings 22:11, 19? How he wept and tore […]