Historical Fiction

Christian Shelf-Esteem’s review of High as the Heavens by Kate Breslin

In 1917, Evelyn Marche is just one of many women who has been widowed by the war. A British nurse trapped in German-occupied Brussels, she spends her days working at a hospital and her nights as a waitress in her aunt and uncle’s café. Eve also has a carefully guarded secret keeping her in constant… Continue reading Christian Shelf-Esteem’s review of High as the Heavens by Kate Breslin

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Book Review | The Road to Paradise by Karen Barnett

In 1927, Margie Lane, an avid naturalist, convinces her Senator father to procure her a position at the fledgling Mount Rainier National Park. Since Ranger Ford Brayden lost his father in a climbing accident, he doubts his ability to protect the park and its many visitors. He certainly doesn’t relish the job of watching over an… Continue reading Book Review | The Road to Paradise by Karen Barnett

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My Heart Belongs in Ruby City, Idaho by Susanne Dietze

Journey now to Ruby City, Idaho of 1866 where… A Marriage Mishap Creates an Awkward Love Triangle in this Silver Mining Town Looking forward to a quiet life and a full stomach, mail-order bride Rebecca Rice is pleased to marry her shopkeeper intended, Mr. Fordham, until the justice of the peace calls him Thaddeus, not Theodore—proceeded by… Continue reading My Heart Belongs in Ruby City, Idaho by Susanne Dietze

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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

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