Jane of Austin by Hillary Manton Lodge

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Just a few years after their father’s business scandal shatters their lives, Jane and Celia Woodward find themselves forced out of their San Francisco tea shop. The last thing Jane wants is to leave their beloved shop on Valencia Street, but the sisters pack up for Austin, Texas, determined to start over yet again.

A Heart Restored by Elizabeth Maddrey featured on First Line Fridays hosted by Hoarding Books at Faithfully Bookish

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Happy Friday, reader friends! I’m (more than) a little bit geeking out right now over a blogging meets real life moment! I’ll explain… Today’s featured book is a novella that I read previously as part of a collection (and really enjoyed) which just recently released on its own to kick off a new series. Anyhow…

An Uncertain Choice by Jody Hedlund

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On Thursdays we “throwback” to a review from the archives so let me know if you’ve read the book or added it to your tbr! Today’s featured book is one of the rare YA titles I’ve read and reviewed because I simply adore Jody Hedlund! 

Missing Isaac by Valerie Fraser Luesse

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There was another South in the 1960s, one far removed from the marches and bombings and turmoil in the streets that were broadcast on the evening news. It was a place of inner turmoil, where ordinary people struggled to right themselves on a social landscape that was dramatically shifting beneath their feet.

Evelyn M. Hill author spotlight + #giveaway on Faithfully Bookish

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Hi, reader friends! I’m delighted to introduce y’all to a debut author of historical romance today and she even brought along a giveaway! According to family tradition, Evelyn M. Hill is descended from a long line of Texas horse thieves. (But when your family is not only Texan, but Irish, tall tales come with the territory.)

Stains of Silence by Bethany Kaczmarek

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Hi, reader friends! Today, we welcome new-to-me author, Bethany Kaczmarek, as part of a book tour for her debut novel! Music was her driving passion and the truest expression of her faith, but three months before her wedding, twenty-year-old Kasia Bernolak can’t even pick up her guitar…

A Song Unheard by Roseanna M. White

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Hi, reader friends! Today, we welcome back our author friend Roseanna White as part of a book tour for her latest release! Willa Forsythe is both a violin prodigy and top-notch thief, which make her the perfect choice for a crucial task at the outset of World War I—to steal a cypher from a famous violinist currently in Wales.

First Line Fridays hosted by Hoarding Books featuring The Esther Paradigm on Faithfully Bookish

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Happy Friday, reader friends! Today is going to be a busy, busy day for this gal! We’re celebrating diversity in this week’s special edition of First Line Friday but, in case some of y’all don’t know, I also contribute to other blogs around the interwebs…

Step by Step by Candace Calvert - Faithfully Bookish review

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On Thursdays we “throwback” to a review from the archives so let me know if you’ve read the book or added it to your tbr! Today’s featured book is the middle child of the Crisis Team series by Candace Calvert. This series is on my all-time favorites shelf!

Sondra Kraak's Samantha Klein: character spotlight on Faithfully Bookish

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Our author friend Sondra Kraak and a few special guests (including a volunteer interviewer) from her third book in the Love that Counts series, Three Words and a Kiss, are joining us today to introduce themselves and next month’s release!

The House on Foster Hill by Jaime Jo Wright

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Kaine Prescott is no stranger to death. When her husband died two years ago, her pleas for further investigation into his suspicious death fell on deaf ears. In desperate need of a fresh start, Kaine purchases an old house sight unseen in her grandfather’s Wisconsin hometown.

The Lacemaker by Laura Frantz

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When colonial Williamsburg explodes like a powder keg on the eve of the American Revolution, Lady Elisabeth “Liberty” Lawson is abandoned by her fiance and suspected of being a spy for the hated British. No one comes to her aid save the Patriot Noble Rynallt, a man with formidable enemies of his own.