Genre: Inspirational Fiction

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 […]

Framed in Death Valley by Dana Mentink – Book Review

Framed in Death Valley by Dana Mentink – Book Review

Growing up in Southern California, my family spent many weekends camping in the desert, though we were usually further South than Death Valley. I love the way Dana Mentink captured the beauty of this land which is often described with words like “barren” and “lifeless” in her thrilling suspense tale, […]