The Pretender

The Pretender Written by: Ta’Mara Hanscom Publisher: Reata Publishing Month, Year: December, 2010 Amazon A brief summary from Litfuse: Set in South Dakota in 1975, where eighteen-year-olds could order 3.2 beer in a bar, and loaded guns were kept under the counter. Frankie Valli sang “My Eyes Adored You,” and American soldiers returning from Vietnam struggled with…

Liar’s Winter

Liar’s Winter Written by: Cindy K. Sproles Publisher: Kregel Publications Month, Year: August 2017 Amazon | CBD | B+N A brief summary from Cindy K. Sproles: Lochiel Ogle was born with a red-wine birthmark–and it put her life in jeopardy from the moment she entered the world. Mountain folks called it “the mark of the devil,” and for all the evil…

Unraveling

Unraveling Written by: Sara Ella Publisher: Thomas Nelson Month, Year: July, 2017 Amazon | CBD | B+N A brief summary from Sara Ella: One kiss changed her future. Can another alter her past? Eliyana Ember doesn’t believe in true love. Not anymore. After all she’s been through between capturing the Void and saving the Second Reflection, El only trusts…

With You Always

With You Always Written by: Jody Hedlund Publisher: Bethany House Publishers Month, Year: June, 2017 Amazon | CBD | B+N A brief summary from Jody Hedlund: When a financial crisis in 1850s New York leaves three orphaned sisters nearly destitute, the oldest, Elise Neumann, knows she must take action. She’s had experience as a seamstress, and the New York Children’s Aid…

Night Night, Train

Night Night, Train Written by: Amy Parker Publisher: Thomas Nelson Month, Year: July 2017 Amazon | CBD A brief summary from Amy Parker: Chug-a-chug, the night night train Is a-rumblin’ round the track– We’ll ride it down to Sleepytown, And then we’ll come right back! My Thoughts: Looking for a way to get those adorably cute kids of…

12 Days at Bleakly Manor + Giveaway

12 Days at Bleakly Manor Written by: Michelle Griep Publisher: Shiloh Run Press Month, Year: September 1, 2017 Amazon | CBD | B+N A brief summary from Michelle Griep: Ben wants nothing more than freedom and a second chance to claim the woman he loves—but how can Clara possibly believe in the man who abandoned her…

A Stranger at Fellsworth

A Stranger at Fellsworth Written by: Sarah E. Ladd Publisher: Thomas Nelson Month, Year: May, 2017 Amazon | CBD | B+N A brief summary from Sarah E. Ladd: Could losing everything be the best thing to happen to Annabelle Thorley? In the fallout of her deceased father’s financial ruin, Annabelle’s prospects are looking bleak. Her fiancé has called off…

A Matter of Trust + Giveaway

A Matter of Trust Written by: Susan May Warren Publisher: Revell Month, Year: July, 2017 Amazon | CBD | B+N A brief summary from Susan May Warren: Champion backcountry snowboarder Gage Watson has left the limelight behind after the death of one of his fans. After being sued for negligence and stripped of his sponsorships, he’s…

Heart on the Line + Giveaway

Heart on the Line Written by: Karen Witemeyer Publisher: Bethany House Publishers Month, Year: June, 2017 Amazon | CBD | B+N A brief summary from Karen Witemeyer: Grace Mallory is tired of running, of hiding. But when an old friend sends an after-hours telegraph transmission warning Grace that the man who has hunted her for nearly a year has discovered her…

A Love So True

A Love So True Written by: Melissa Jagears Publisher: Bethany House Publishers Month, Year: May, 2017 Amazon | CBD | B+N A brief summary from Melissa Jagears: Evelyn Wisely has a heart for the orphans of Teaville and works at a local mansion that rescues children out of the town’s red-light district and gives them a place to live. But her…

Under a Summer Sky

Under a Summer Sky Written by: Melody Carlson Publisher: Revell Month, Year: June, 2017 Amazon | CBD | B+N A brief summary from Revell: She’s anticipating a quiet summer surrounded by beauty. She never expected a fresh chance at love. High school art teacher Nicole Anderson is looking forward to a relaxing summer in Savannah, house-sitting and managing an art gallery…

Infinity + Giveaway

Infinity Written by: Tabitha Lord Publisher: Wise Ink Creative Publishing Month, Year: June, 2017 Amazon | B&N A brief summary from Tabitha Lord: In the second installment of the award-winning Horizon series, Dr. Caeli Crys returns to her war-torn world to fight for those she left behind. Almagest, Caeli’s home, stands on the brink of revolution. Long hidden from…