First Line Fridays

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Wow! Our house is full of traditional Thanksgiving fixins and abnormally clean (thanks to our fevered binge cleaning last week) plus our Christmas tree is on full display… it looks like our holiday season is in full swing! Unfortunately, we’ve had a windy, rainy, dreary sort of week here (and the thought of imminent social functions always […]

Wild Montana Skies by Susan May Warren

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Search and rescue pilot Kacey Fairing is home on leave in Mercy Falls, Montana, twelve years after she joined the military to escape the mistakes of her past. With a job waiting for her as the new lead pilot of Peak Rescue in Glacier National Park, Kacey hopes to reconnect with the now-teenage daughter she […]

Forest Child by Heather Day Gilbert

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Viking warrior. Dauntless leader. Protective mother. Determined to rise above her rank as the illegitimate “forest child” of Eirik the Red, Freydis launches a second voyage to Vinland to solidify her power and to demand the respect she deserves. She will return home with enough plunder to force her brother, Leif, to sell her the […]

First Line Fridays

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Happy Friday, bookish friends! I don’t know about y’all but things are starting to get busy here. Thanksgiving is less than a week away and families will be gathering which makes the next few days “clean your house like crazy” weekend. It’s an unofficial holiday which I just created and will be observing begrudgingly because cleaning […]

This Road We Traveled by Jane Kirkpatrick

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Drama, Adventure, and Family Struggles Abound as Three Generations Head West on the Oregon Trail When Tabitha Brown’s son makes the fateful decision to leave Missouri and strike out for Oregon, she refuses to be left behind. Despite her son’s concerns, Tabitha hires her own wagon to join the party. Along with her reluctant daughter […]

Leaving Oxford by Janet W. Ferguson

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Escaping home to Oxford, Mississippi, seemed like a good idea. Until it wasn’t. A year after a tragic accident in Los Angeles flipped her world upside down, advertising guru Sarah Beth LeClair is still hiding away in her charming hometown of Oxford, Mississippi. And she may well be stuck there forever. Suffering from panic attacks, […]

First Line Fridays

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Happy Friday, bookish friends! I pulled another fun Christmas read off my shelf for y’all this week. Hope ya’ll don’t mind, my redneck is showing… A Robertson Family Christmas by Miss Kay Robertson with Travis Thrasher Goodreads | Amazon  The first time Stacy Clarke saw the golden duck call, she thought someone was playing a […]

Honor Redeemed by Christine Johnson

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Two years ago, Prosperity Jones waved farewell to her beloved David as the army sent him to faraway Key West. Now with her parents gone, she has but one prospect for the future: make the dangerous journey from Nantucket to Key West to reunite with David and secure a happier life. Arriving penniless in the […]

A Portrait of Emily Price by Katherine Reay

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Emily Price—fix-it girl extraordinaire and would-be artist—dreams of having a gallery show of her own. There is no time for distractions, especially not the ultimate distraction of falling in love. But Chef Benito Vassallo’s relentless pursuit proves hard to resist. Visiting from Italy, Ben works to breathe new life into his aunt and uncle’s faded […]

When Love Arrives by Johnnie Alexander

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Dani Prescott came to the children’s hospital to spy on Brett Somers–so how did she end up on a date with him? Weeks earlier she’d seen an interview in which he blamed her mother for the plane crash that had killed his parents. But the crash had killed her mother as well, so Dani can’t […]

First Line Fridays

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Happy Friday and welcome to November, y’all!!! Since I opened the Christmas can of worms last week, I thought I’d just go ahead and embrace it by sharing some of my favorite Christmas reads this month. First up is a sweet and fun romance novella I first enjoyed last year. One Enchanted Christmas by Melissa […]

The Promise of Rayne by Nicole Deese

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Rayne Shelby has spent her entire life trying to earn the approval of her high-powered family, with the hope of one day managing her late grandfather’s prestigious Idaho lodge. But when she makes a mistake that puts her future in jeopardy, she faces an impossible choice: defy her family or deny her dream. The only […]