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Focus on Love by Candee Fick

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Hi, reader friends! I have been simply itching to get my hands on a story from our author friend, Candee Fick, and today is the day! Free-spirited Elizabeth Foster turned her back on her father’s photography business to pursue musical theater, but a career on the stage remains second to a career behind the camera.

First Line Fridays hosted by Hoarding Books featuring Secretly Yours by Valerie Comer on Faithfully Bookish

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Happy Friday, reader friends! In honor of Valentines Day, we’re celebrating with a special edition of First Line Fridays! I’ve been lost in enthralling stories this week, I wouldn’t be passionate about this book blogging gig if I wasn’t an honestly avid (often compulsive, possibly obsessive) reader.

The Saturday Night Supper Club by Carla Laureano

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Denver chef Rachel Bishop heads up her own fine-dining restaurant but when a targeted smear campaign causes her to be pushed out of the business by her partners, she vows to do whatever it takes to get her life back … even if that means joining forces with the man who inadvertently set the disaster in motion.

Back in the Saddle Faithfully Bookish review

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Let’s talk about today’s featured book! It is one of my enduring favorites (and one of the first advanced reader copies I ever received). I highly recommend this series! So, let me know if you’ve read the book or added it to your tbr!

His One and Only Bride by Tara Randel Prism Book Tours book spotlight with giveaway

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Hi, reader friends! Today, we welcome new-to-me author, Tara Randel, as part of a book tour for her new release! This story earned positive reviews from my blogger buddies, this author is on my wishlist, and I thought y’all would be interested in both the book and the fabulous giveaway as well!

First Line Fridays hosted by Hoarding Books featuring On Wings of an Avalanche by C.D. Gill at Faithfully Bookish

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Happy Friday, reader friends! We hit a Faithfully Bookish milestone this week… 1,000+ Likes on our Facebook page! Wow! I’m so delighted to share and chat with y’all on social media. What platform is your favorite? What’s your take on the trend towards Facebook groups and Facebook live? 

The Goodbye Bride by Denise Hunter - Faithfully Bookish review

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On Thursdays we “throwback” to a review from previous years so let me know if you’ve read the book or added it to your tbr! Today’s featured book is one of my enduring favorites (you’ll find out why in just a moment) and I highly recommend this series!

Oath of Honor by Lynette Eason

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Police officer Isabelle St. John loves her crazy, loud, law-enforcement family. With three brothers and two sisters, she’s never without someone to hang out with–or fight with. And she knows they’ll be there for her when things get tough. Like when her partner is murdered and she barely escapes with her own life.

The Writing Desk by Rachel Hauck

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Tenley Roth’s first book was a runaway bestseller. Now that her second book is due, she’s locked in fear. Can she repeat her earlier success or is she a fraud who has run out of inspiration? Born during the Gilded Age, Birdie Shehorn wrote at the same desk a century earlier with hopes and fears of her own.

Falling for a Cowboy by Karen Rock book spotlight + Prism Book Tours giveaway

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Hi, reader friends! Today, we welcome new-to-me author, Karen Rock, as part of a book tour for her new release! Karen’s work earns high praise from my book blogger sister Carrie at Reading is My SuperPower (Carrie’s review is linked below) which means her books are part of my mountainous tbr!

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…