Tag: Marriage of Convenience

The Christmas Prayer by Wanda E. Brunstetter – Book Review, Preview

The Christmas Prayer by Wanda E. Brunstetter – Book Review, Preview

  Six adults join forces to travel to California by wagon. Each has a different goal in mind in this short historical novel.  Cynthia’s journaling is used to share many details of the trek, though many of the characters lend their voice in describing the journey. Other than the diary […]

Legacy of the Heart Anthology – Book Review, Preview

Legacy of the Heart Anthology – Book Review, Preview

My eyes grew big at the beautiful antiques my friend had inherited from her family. My “heirlooms” are mostly handcrafted knickknacks and a handful of old jewelry. I have a ceramic lady about 8 inches tall that my great-great grandmother made in the very early 1900s, a vase my aunt […]

Sweet Briar Rose by Lena Goldfinch – Review

Sweet Briar Rose by Lena Goldfinch – Review

by Phyllis Helton
March 21, 2018
Book Reviews

Sweet Briar Roseby Lena Goldfinch Publication Date March 5, 2018 Genres: Historical Fiction, Clean Romance, Western Setting: Colorado Gilded Age – US – 1875 – 1900 Main Character Ages: 18-24 Written for: Adults Pages: 216 Synopsis: A delightful historical western romance from the author of The Unexpected Bride. Colorado 1880 […]

The Reluctant Groom by Kimberly Rose Johnson – Review

The Reluctant Groom by Kimberly Rose Johnson – Review

by Phyllis Helton
March 6, 2018
Book Reviews

The Reluctant Groomby Kimberly Rose Johnson Series: Brides of Seattle #1 Publication Date March 1, 2018 Genres: Christian Fiction, Clean Romance Setting: Washington Contemporary Main Character Ages: 25-34, 18-24 Written for: Adults Pages: 140 Synopsis: When everything goes wrong, can two friends discover true love? When Ray O’Brien’s world is […]

Marrying Mandy by Melanie Snitker – Review

Marrying Mandy by Melanie Snitker – Review

Marrying Mandyby Melanie D. Snitker Series: Brides of Clearwater #1 Published by Kindle Press Publication Date January 2, 2017 Genres: Clean Romance, Christian Fiction Setting: Texas Contemporary Main Character Ages: 25-35 Written for: Adult Pages: 168 Synopsis: Mandy Hudson swore she’d never marry. Abandoned by her parents and raised by […]

The Heart Only Grows by Michele Paige Holmes – Review

The Heart Only Grows by Michele Paige Holmes – Review

by Phyllis Helton
September 24, 2017
Book Reviews

The Heart Only Growsby Michele Paige Holmes Published by Mirror Press Publication Date 28 September 2017 Genres: Historical Fiction, Romance Pages: 143 Synopsis: For Children’s Aid Society employee Addelaide Campbell, riding the Orphan Train is a labor of love—a last, heart-wrenching attempt to do the best she can for the […]