Happy Friday! The book I'm featuring this week is: A Changed Agent By: Tracey J Lyons Amazon | Goodreads 1890's Adirondack Mountains New York State "My Trunk!" Elsie Mitchell watched in horror as her trunk fell off the over packed porter's wagon, spilling its contents onto the platform at the Albany train station. Uh oh, … Continue reading First Line Friday #23
This post isn’t for my fellow readers. We share the same struggles, like having way too many books that need to be read and yet still longing for our favorite authors to write a little bit faster.
No, I’m writing this for the people who wouldn’t classify themselves as dedicated readers, but who know and love at least one. If you’ve ever made a casual comment to a book lover and received an angry comeback, glare, or snarl accompanied by the reader clutching a book tighter and you don’t know why…read on. (If someone posted this on Facebook and tagged you…definitely read on.) Here are a few things you should never say to a true lover of books.
One: “You spend too much money on books.”
Listen, I get it. You’re advocating for a sensible book budget. But let’s start with the fact that the standard for “sensible” is probably…
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Happy Thursday! I am blessed to be a part of a group of bloggers who feel led to share a bit of encouragement each week from the Bible. We recognize that the source of our peace, strength, and security in this life comes from Jesus, and we aim to share that with our readers. Plus, … Continue reading His Encouragement #20
Title: Sold on a Monday Author: Kristina McMorris Series: Stand-Alone Genre: Historical Fiction (secular) Publishing Date: August 28, 2018 About the Book: A picture is worth a thousand words, but sometimes the story behind the picture is worth a thousand more… Philadelphia, 1931. A young, ambitious reporter named Ellis Reed photographs a pair of young … Continue reading Sold on a Monday
Title: Thief of Corinth Author: Tessa Ashfar Series: Stand-Alone Genre: Biblical Fiction Publishing Date: July 3, 2018 About the Book: First-century Corinth is a city teeming with commerce and charm. It’s also filled with danger and corruption—the perfect setting for Ariadne’s greatest adventure. After years spent living with her mother and oppressive grandfather in Athens, … Continue reading Thief of Corinth
Happy Monday! The purpose of memorable Monday is to showcase a book that you’ve read in the past and share how/why it has stuck with you. This week I’m featuring: As with her other series I featured (Love Comes Softly), I feel the need to impress on the point that the books and the television … Continue reading Memorable Monday #17
Title: The Reckoning at Gossamer Pond Author: Jaime Jo Wright Series: Stand-Alone Genre: Mystery/Suspense/Time-Slip (Historical & Contemporary) Publishing Date: July 3, 2018 About the Book: For over a century, the town of Gossamer Grove has thrived on its charm and midwestern values, but Annalise Forsythe knows painful secrets, including her own, hover just beneath the pleasant faade. … Continue reading The Reckoning at Gossamer Pond
Saw this on another blogger's site and thought it was worth the share 🙂
Title: The Patriot Bride Author: Kimberley Woodhouse Series: Daughters of the Mayflower #4 Genre: Historical Fiction Publishing Date: August 1, 2018 About the Book: Faith Jackson and Matthew Weber are both working covertly to aid the Patriot cause. But will they be willing to sacrifice all for their fledgling country? A brand new series for … Continue reading The Patriot Bride (Daughters of the Mayflower #4)
Happy Friday! The book I'm featuring this week is: A Season to Dance By: Patricia Beal Amazon | Goodreads November 12, 2011 This is for them. This is for the magic. This is for every little dreamer in the room. I was fortunate enough to win a signed copy of this book through the Singing … Continue reading First Line Friday #22