Stealing the Preacher

“Stealing the Preacher” by Karen Witemeyer This book and its characters stole my heart! I continued to go back through it and read all the little places that I have bookmarked.  (Note: Stealing the Preacher is a sequel to “Short Straw Bride”, but can also be read as a stand-alone.)   Joanna Robbins wants a preacher […]

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Pursued

    “Pursued” by Jud Wilhite This book explores and studies the book of Hosea in the Bible, and how it parallels to our everyday life.  It is an amazing testimony of God’s love and grace, and just how much of each there is for all of us.  “Pursued” explores just how much God loves […]

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Love at Any Cost

    “Love at Any Cost” by Julie Lessman   Cassie McClare has just had her heart broken by a low-down snake named Mark who was after her money.  She’s a Texas oil heiress whose Daddy’s wells have run dry.  Cassie visits her cousins in San Francisco to heal her heart and try to get […]

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A Bride for all Seasons

      “A Bride for all Seasons” is a collaboration of four authors’ stories of four different brides, one in each season.  These are all mail-order brides, an idea which I personally find amusing.  This is published by Thomas Nelson, and written by Margaret Brownley, Debra Clopton, Mary Connealy, and Robin Lee Hatcher.  I […]

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Once Upon a Prince

  “Once Upon a Prince” by Rachel Hauck   Susanna Truitt is a normal Georgia girl, working for her parent’s barbeque restaurant and working as a landscape artist.  She’s been in a twelve year relationship, since high school, with a marine named Adam.  She is convinced that when he comes back on break he will […]

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Joni and Ken

  *Note: At the time of this post, “Joni and Ken” is only $4.74 on Kindle*   “Joni and Ken: An Untold Love Story” by Joni Eareckson Tada     This book is not only a love story of Joni and Ken Tada; it is a love story of God and us.  Through Joni’s tragic diving accident that […]

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The Chance

    “The Chance” by Karen Kingsbury   Ellie hasn’t had an easy life.  Her parents split because of an affair her mother had when Ellie was fifteen.  Ellie and her Dad moved from the family’s home in Savannah to California, leaving everything behind, including Ellie’s best friend, Nolan.  Ellie grows up and has a […]

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It Happened at the Fair

  “It Happened at the Fair” almost seems like an unworthy title to portray the story behind this cover! This book was so lively, so full of action and twists and turns. Della Wentworth is an advocate for deaf children, teaching them at a school in the Chicago World’s Fair of 1893.  She teaches her […]

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Swept Away

  WOW. What more can I say but “WOW”? This book was so well written, historically accurate as far as I could tell, perfectly romantic, and had lots of suspense! This is, for sure, going to my “Top Ten” book list for 2012/beginning of 2013! “Swept Away” is published by Baker Publishing Group and written (very well!) […]

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