Genre: Christian Fiction

Romance in the Badlands by Vickie McDonough – Book Review

Romance in the Badlands by Vickie McDonough – Book Review

by Phyllis Helton
October 14, 2021
Book Reviews

Vickie McDonough’s Romance in the Badlands series was re-released earlier this year as individual books. And, now it’s available as the full collection in “one” print book, which is always a great deal. These stories follow the McFarland siblings, and each one builds a little on the previous ones. While […]

A View Most Glorious by Regina Scott – Book Review

A View Most Glorious by Regina Scott – Book Review

by Phyllis Helton
October 5, 2021
Book Reviews

What a wonderful story! Its pages were filled with stunning imagery, challenges, intrigue, faith, and romance. It was pretty amazing to picture Cora and Nathan ascending Mount Rainier (or Mount Tacoma, for those in that camp!) without the aid of the tools climbers today find indispensable. For the socialite to […]

Christmas in Mistletoe Square by Teresa Tysinger, Pepper Basham, et al- Book Review

Christmas in Mistletoe Square by Teresa Tysinger, Pepper Basham, et al- Book Review

by Phyllis Helton
September 30, 2021
Book Reviews

Four novellas combine to create the Christmas in Mistletoe Square collection. Each one takes place in the same small Blue Ridge Mountain town. I enjoy it when authors deviate from the norm and write their romances about older couples! Teresa Tysinger has written the wonderful An Unscripted Christmas, which is […]

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 […]

The Gold in These Hills by Joanne Bischof – Book Review

The Gold in These Hills by Joanne Bischof – Book Review

by Phyllis Helton
September 16, 2021
Book Reviews

Hauntingly melancholic with glimmers of hope, The Gold in These Hills is a poignant story of broken lives mended. This time-split novel finds Johnny piecing together his shattered life and heart. And Juniper (June) struggling simply to survive. I would be hard-pressed to choose a favorite character. Each one was […]