Book Review, Historical

Book Review – Night Bird Calling

Night Bird Calling by Cathy Gohlke From award-winning author Cathy Gohlke, whose novels have been called “haunting” (Library Journal on Saving Amelie) and “page-turning” (Francine Rivers on Secrets She Kept), comes a historical fiction story of courage and transformation set in rural Appalachia on the eve of WWII. When Lilliana Swope’s beloved mother dies, Lilliana… Continue reading Book Review – Night Bird Calling

Book Review, Historical

Book Review – The Purple Nightgown

The Purple Nightgown by A.D. Lawrence https://www.amazon.com/Purple-Nightgown-True-Colors-Book-ebook/dp/B08NFQL1R1/ref=sr_1_1?crid=2UEWSYIP7460H&dchild=1&keywords=the+purple+nightgown+a.d.+lawrence&qid=1618010914&sprefix=the+purple+nightgown%2Caps%2C178&sr=8-1 Step into True Colors -- a series of Historical Stories of Romance and True American Crime Marvel at true but forgotten history when patients check into Linda Hazzard’s Washington state spa in 1912 and soon become victim of her twisted greed. Heiress Stella Burke is plagued by insincere suitors and… Continue reading Book Review – The Purple Nightgown

Book Review, Historical

Book Review – My Dear Miss Dupre

My Dear Miss Dupre by Grace Hitchcock https://www.amazon.com/Dear-Miss-Dupr%C3%A9-American-Royalty-ebook/dp/B08CJQ96VK/ref=sr_1_1?crid=1OWR1N77Y9WD2&dchild=1&keywords=grace+hitchcock&qid=1615930415&s=books&sprefix=grace+hitchoco%2Cstripbooks%2C165&sr=1-1 Willow Dupré never thought she would have to marry, but with her father's unexpected retirement from running the prosperous Dupré sugar refinery, she is forced into a different future. The shareholders are unwilling to allow a female to take over the company without a man at her… Continue reading Book Review – My Dear Miss Dupre

Book Review, Contemporary, Historical

Book Review – Roots of Wood and Stone

Roots of Wood and Stone by Amanda Wen This historic home holds the keys to their destiny . . .and their hearts Abandoned at birth, her family roots a mystery, historical museum curator Sloane Kelley has dedicated her life to making sure others know theirs. When a donor drops off a dusty old satchel, she… Continue reading Book Review – Roots of Wood and Stone

Book Review, Historical

Book Review – A Dance in Donegal

A Dance in Donegal by Jennifer Deibel All of her life, Irish-American Moira Doherty has relished her mother's descriptions of Ireland. When her mother dies unexpectedly in the summer of 1920, Moira decides to fulfill her mother's wish that she become the teacher in Ballymann, her home village in Donegal, Ireland. After an arduous voyage,… Continue reading Book Review – A Dance in Donegal

Book Tour, Historical

Book in the Spotlight – The Lady in Residence

About the Book Book:  The Lady in Residence Author: Allison Pittman Genre: Christian Historical Release date: February 2021 Can a Legacy of Sadness be Broken at the Menger Hotel? Visit historic American landmarks through the Doors to the Past series. History and today collide in stories full of mystery, intrigue, faith, and romance. Young widow Hedda… Continue reading Book in the Spotlight – The Lady in Residence

Book Review, Historical

Book Review – Hope Between the Pages

Book:  Hope Between the Pages Author: Pepper Basham Genre: Christian Historical Release date: April, 2021 About the Book Uncover the Story Behind a One-Hundred-Year-Old Love Letter Visit historic American landmarks through the Doors to the Past series. History and today collide in stories full of mystery, intrigue, faith, and romance. Clara Blackwell helps her mother manage a struggling one-hundred-year… Continue reading Book Review – Hope Between the Pages

Book Review, Book Tour, Historical

Blog Tour – Winning Miss Winthrop

About the Book Book:  Winning Miss Winthrop Author: Carolyn Miller Genre: Regency Historical Romance Release date: March 2018 Catherine Winthrop is almost at her last prayers, rejected years ago by the man who stole her heart. When tragedy brings him back into her life, she must suffer further grief in silence, amid her family’s pain and hostility, which… Continue reading Blog Tour – Winning Miss Winthrop