Title: With You Always Author: Jody Hedlund Series: Orphan Train #1 Genre: Christian Historical Fiction About the Book: "Could following the opportunity of a lifetime cost them the love of their lives? One of the many immigrants struggling to survive in 1850s New York, Elise Neumann knows she must take action to care for her … Continue reading With You Always (Orphan Train #1)
I have decided to join the fun for First Line Fridays! The first book I am featuring is: With You Always by Jody Hedlund. Goodreads | Amazon My First Line: Elise Neumann stared out the cracked third-story window to the muddy street below, watching the omnibuses and carriages slog their way through the muck. Full review can … Continue reading First Line Friday #1
One of the phrases I say regularly is "I just want to travel to England so I can sit on a bench and listen to people talk." Now, obviously there are more reasons than that, but I absolutely love listening to English Accents. In the past I thought it was just my own personal opinion without … Continue reading I Dream of England
Title: Hagar: Rediscovering the God Who Sees Me Author: Shadia Hrichi Series: Stand-Alone Genre: Bible Study/Devotional About the Book: "You are "The God Who Sees Me." Discover a close relationship with God no matter the pain or suffering in your life. Witness the depths of God's compassion through the eyes of Hagar, a runaway slave … Continue reading Hagar: Rediscovering the God Who Sees Me
Have you ever watched the movie Matilda? As a kid it was one of my favorite movies. I remember one of the lines the dad says in the movie is "there's nothing you can get from a book that you can't get from a television faster." Not to age myself, but I was 9 when the … Continue reading Read and Encourage Reading!
Title: A Refuge Assured Author: Jocelyn Green Series: Stand-Alone Genre: Christian Historical Fiction About the Book: Lacemaker Vivienne Rivard never imagined her craft could threaten her life. Yet in revolutionary France, it is a death sentence when the nobility, and those associated with them, are forced to the guillotine. Vivienne flees to Philadelphia but finds the … Continue reading A Refuge Assured
In case you couldn't guess by the type of blog this is, I love to read. While there is a lot that I will read, I admit I have my favorites. I fully believe that my love of reading came from my maternal grandmother. I almost always saw her with a book in her hands. I remember … Continue reading Likes and Dislikes