Holding the Fort

Holding the Fort by Regina Jennings is the first book in a new series set at Fort Reno in Indian Territory, late 1800s. Louisa Bell just got fired from her job singing at a saloon in Kansas, and is trying to make herself some money and find her brother. In doing so, she accidentally lands […]

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A Loyal Heart

A Loyal Heart by Jody Hedlund is the fourth installment in her young adult historical series, which began with the prequel novella The Vow and continued through the following three books, An Uncertain Choice, A Daring Sacrifice, and For Love and Honor. This has been a really enjoyable series that got better with each installment.  Geared towards teenage and young adult […]

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The Crooked Path

The Crooked Path by Irma Joubert is the sequel to Child of the River, both of which are published by Thomas Nelson and set in South Africa during the mid-1900s. This was such a beautiful book! Joubert takes us on a heartfelt, emotional journey through the lives of a group of friends growing up in South […]

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The Wedding Dress

The Wedding Dress by Rachel Hauck was released in 2012, so today’s post is kind of a throwback promotion.  This is the book the started it all; this best seller kick-started Rachel Hauck’s series of novels, all centering around weddings and women throughout the generations. Each novel in this “Wedding Collection” series has a common […]

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A Dangerous Legacy

A Dangerous Legacy is the latest novel from Elizabeth Camden.  As of now it is a stand-alone, but a sequel is on its way. One thing I love about Camden’s novels is the unique perspective on historical details that she centers on in each novel.  For instance, in A Dangerous Legacy Camden weaves in details about […]

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The Regency Brides Collection

The Regency Brides Collection is another novella collection released from Barbor publishers, this time with a Regency theme.  I downloaded it as soon as I heard that there was a short story included by MaryLu Tyndall, as she is one of my favorite authors.  While hers and Ms. Griep’s were my favorites, the other five short […]

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Love Held Captive

  Love Held Captive by Shelley Shepard Gray is the third book in the Lone Star Hero’s Love Story series, and it picks up with both Major Ethan Kelly and Captain Devin Monroe’s stories, more of the prisoners during the Civil War that the previous books in the series has followed. Major Ethan Kelly is […]

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To Wager Her Heart

To Wager Her Heart by Tamera Alexander is the third novel in the “Belle Meade Plantation” series.  I read the second book, To Win Her Favor, but not the first.  Each work well as a stand-alone. Alexandra Jamison is the daughter of a wealthy businessman in Nashville post Civil War, and she’s picked up an […]

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A Noble Servant

The Noble Servant by Melanie Dickerson is yet another fairytale retelling, but these never get old! This one is loosely based off the story of the Goose Girl, as you may be able to tell from the cover.  Speaking of which, I really like this cover.  The model’s long, blond hair reminds me of Buttercup […]

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