Monthly Archives: January 2015

Giveaway – Second Chance Cinderella by Carla Capshaw

Up for grabs today is my gently read copy of Second Chance Cinderella by Carla Capshaw. I thoroughly enjoyed this wonderful story and you can read my review here. Giveaway Rules: Giveaway will run from 1/31/15 – 2/4/15. Winner will … Continue reading

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Review: Steadfast Heart by Tracie Peterson

I really struggled with this story. The cover art is beautiful and the setting of the story is interesting. However, the first half of the book moved very slowly for me and I just could not get invested in the … Continue reading

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Amy Lillard’s Blog Relay and Amish Giveaway

Welcome to LEG #6 of the Courting Emily blog tour. If this is your first stop, it’s probably best to follow the link below and go back to the first blog so you don’t miss anything. Remember: one lucky winner … Continue reading

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Review: At Home in Last Chance by Cathleen Armstrong

At Home in Last Chance is book three in the A Place to Call Home series. It was so good to get back to this small town in New Mexico and catch up with the residents from past books. If … Continue reading

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Review: Trading Secrets by Melody Carlson

 I really enjoyed this young adult novel. There is a nice mixture of Amish and “English” culture discussed in the book and the straightforward, first-person perspective that is used helped me feel as if I was really in the mind … Continue reading

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Behind the Scenes with Julie Klassen!

Click on the You Tube video below to join Julie Klassen on a fun “behind the scenes” look at Great Chalfield Manor, which inspired the book The Secret of Pembrooke Park. And you can also view the beautiful book trailer … Continue reading

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Review: Gramma Nancy’s Animal Hats (and Booties, Too!) by Nancy Nielsen

This is an adorable book that has wonderful pictures of all of the cute animal hats and booties that are available to create. I am much better at crochet than I am at knitting, but I wanted to give this … Continue reading

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Review: Winter’s Secret by Lyn Cote

Winter’s Secret is a story about letting God have control. Both of the main characters struggle with an aspect of this. Rodd struggles to turn to God for the everyday things in life and Wendy struggles to accept the fact … Continue reading

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Review: Hidden Agenda by Lisa Harris

Hidden Agenda is the third book in the Southern Crimes series, but is easily read as a stand alone novel. I have only read books two and three in the series and had no trouble following along in either story. … Continue reading

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Review: Lizzy & Jane by Katherine Reay

Lizzy & Jane is the first book that I have read by author Katherine Reay. I was pleased to discover how much I love her writing style. She has a wonderful ability to make the characters really come alive in … Continue reading

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