Historical Fiction

The Illusionist’s Apprentice by Kristy Cambron

The Illusionist’s Apprentice by Kristy Cambron Thomas Nelson | March 7, 2017 | Synopsis My Thoughts Kristy Cambron is a remarkable author with a unique voice. Ever since her debut novel The Butterfly and the Violin (2014), I’ve impatiently awaited each subsequent release. While I was initially intrigued by the synopsis of The Illusionist‘s Apprentice,… Continue reading The Illusionist’s Apprentice by Kristy Cambron

Biblical Historical Fiction

Redeeming Grace by Jill Eileen Smith

“She longed to feel redeemed from all that had come before, from all of her misguided dreams, from everything that made her Moabite, to cling to the God of Israel alone.” Synopsis When famine visits Bethlehem, some hold out hope for rain, while Naomi and her family make a long journey to Moab in search… Continue reading Redeeming Grace by Jill Eileen Smith

Contemporary Christian Fiction

Still Life by Dani Pettrey

“Truth. That’s what she needed to focus on—who God said she was as a child of His—rather than the ugly memories tugging at her mind. She knew where those were coming from, and it wasn’t God.” About the Book Someone Is Out There. Watching Her. Waiting. Blacklisted in the photography business over a controversial shot,… Continue reading Still Life by Dani Pettrey

Audiobooks · Historical Fiction

Audiobook Review: The Colonel’s Lady by Laura Frantz

Originally published in August 2011, The Colonel’s Lady by Laura Frantz is now available as an audiobook. Set in 1779, the story opens with five women and a child huddled in a cave attempting to evade a band of Indian raiders. Among the group headed to Ft. Endeavor in the Kentucky Territory is Roxanna Rowan.… Continue reading Audiobook Review: The Colonel’s Lady by Laura Frantz

Historical Fiction

{Book Review} In the Shadow of Denali

Their Future Depends on Unlocking the Secrets the Mountain Holds From the Past Cassidy Ivanoff and her father, John, work at the new and prestigious Curry Hotel near the foot of Mount McKinley–Denali as it’s still called by the natives. John is the wilderness and exploration guide for the wealthy tourists while Cassidy works in… Continue reading {Book Review} In the Shadow of Denali

Christian Non-Fiction

No Little Women by Aimee Byrd

We need to be alert and equipped, because Christian bookstores don’t have genre labels like “fluff” and “I may look like I have my life together more than you, but I’m about to wreck your theology.”    —Aimee Byrd, No Little Women About the Book Why are so many well-intentioned women falling for poor—even false—theology?… Continue reading No Little Women by Aimee Byrd