Interview with Alexa Kingaard | In Their Own Words #authorinterview #mynameisrose #acornpublishing #sundaysessions

Please welcome local author Alexa Kingaard to the blog and enjoy getting to know her background and her inspirations! You can read my complete review of My Name is Rose HERE, but in short… I loved reading about the bucolic life on a commune, the space to explore, the sense of accomplishment that comes from…

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First Lines Fridays | Find Your Next Read 6.7.19 #firstlines #weeklyfeature

First Lines Fridays is a weekly feature for book lovers hosted by Wandering Words. What if instead of judging a book by its cover, its author or its prestige, we judged it by its opening lines? Pick a book off your shelf (it could be your current read or on your TBR) and open to the first…

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Book Spotlight | Ashes In A Coconut by Bo Kearns #bokearns #ashesinacoconut #suzyapprovedblogtour

Genre: Romantic Suspense Published:May 15, 2019 Pages: 270 A big thanks to Suzy Approved Blog Tour for including us on the tour. This is an unique love story wrapped in a mystery set in an exotic locale. Isn’t that cover gorgeous? About The Book To save her marriage, Laura Harrison accompanies her husband Jack to…

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Book Review and Giveaway | The Medallion by Cathy Gohlke #TheMedallion #CathyGohlke #HFVBTBlogTours

Genre: Historical Fiction, Romance, Christian Published: June 4, 2019 Pages: 402 Author Cathy Gohlke has written a touching and inspirational story set during World War II in Poland. Thank you to Amy at Historical Fiction Virtual Book Tours for including us on the blog tour! The Medallion by Cathy Gohlke was one of the best…

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Book Review | Scenes From The Heartland by Donna Baer Stein #suzyapprovedbooktour

Genre: Short Stories Published: March 31, 2019 Pages: 154 My Thoughts Do you know who Thomas Hart Benton is? He was an American painter and muralist. The figures in his paintings showed everyday people in scenes of life in the United States, particularly Missouri where he was born in 1889. Author Donna Baier Stein has…

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May in Review | #monthlywrapup

“Everything has its wonders, even darkness and silence, and I learn, whatever state I may be in, therein to be content.” Helen Keller May 2019 Wrap Up Hey friends! I’m a little late to post this but it was a remarkable month for reading and events and I didn’t want to rush and forget something.…

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Top Ten Tuesday | Ten Favorite Nonfiction Reads #toptentuesday

Ten Books from my favorite genre! Top Ten Tuesday – June 4 I read a lot of genres – Historical Fiction, Domestic Suspense and Mysteries but lately I’ve been enjoying nonfiction titles – memoirs, essays, true crime. There are endless fascinating subjects and people to learn about. I love getting insight into real stories. Here…

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