Tag: Civil War

A Joyful Christmas by Cynthia Hickey, Liz Johnson, Vickie McDonough, Liz Tolsma, Carrie Turansky, Erica Vetsch – Book Review

A Joyful Christmas by Cynthia Hickey, Liz Johnson, Vickie McDonough, Liz Tolsma, Carrie Turansky, Erica Vetsch – Book Review

by Phyllis Helton
September 8, 2020
Book Reviews

Today I’m featuring another Christmas story. Yes, it’s that time of year already! At least where books are concerned. All the stories take place in the United States. Two take place during the Civil War, and several take place in the Midwest after the war. While each one touches on […]

Ladies of Intrigue by Michelle Griep – Book Review, Preview

Ladies of Intrigue by Michelle Griep – Book Review, Preview

by Phyllis Helton
February 1, 2019
Book Reviews

Michelle Griep has such a way with her descriptions! And in reading this collection, I realized that she not only uses intriguing metaphors, she often has them tie into the story itself in a unique way. My favorite story in this collection was The Gentleman Smuggler’s Lady. Full of the author’s […]

Yours, Dorothy by E.B. Wheeler – Review

Yours, Dorothy by E.B. Wheeler – Review

Yours, Dorothyby E.B. Wheeler Publication Date May 1, 2018 Genres: Clean Romance, Historical Fiction, Biographical Fiction Setting: England English Civil War – UK – 1642-1651 Main Character Ages: 18-24, 25-34 Written for: Adults Pages: 300 Synopsis: Based on a true love story from the British Civil War. Dorothy Osborne’s family […]