Genre: Inspirational Fiction

Death Valley Hideout by Dana Mentink – Book Review

Death Valley Hideout by Dana Mentink – Book Review

I’ve enjoyed getting to know the Duke family through the Desert Justice series. Death Valley Hideout is Willow’s story, though with this close-knit family, that only means that she has a little more air-time than her protective brothers and cousin. While I enjoy stories with strong heroines, I’m partial to […]

Defending David by Barbara M. Britton – Book Review

Defending David by Barbara M. Britton – Book Review

by Phyllis Helton
March 1, 2022
Book Reviews

I’m always fascinated to see the way others envision people and events from the Bible. And to have a character mentioned in scripture, almost in passing, highlighted in a fictional account speculating “what if”… I was especially intrigued about this story when I read this in the author’s newsletter: I […]

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 […]

Carved in Stone by Elizabeth Camden – Book Review

Carved in Stone by Elizabeth Camden – Book Review

by Phyllis Helton
August 31, 2021
Book Reviews

I have come to expect learning interesting tidbits of scientific progress during the Progressive Era when reading books by Elizabeth Camden. Her knack for weaving history with fiction in a compelling manner makes learning these things a pleasure. Patrick and Gwen were separated by centuries of wealth and prejudice. He […]