Julie Lessman

July Favorites on Faithfully Bookish

Hi, reader friends! We’re shifting gears just a bit for the next couple of months, I’ve been reading and blogging fast and furious over the summer and it’s time to regroup, refresh, and refocus! We met some new fictional friends this month so be sure to hop over and say hi if you missed out! […]

His Steadfast Love by Julie Lessman

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She’s bent on fun. He’s bent on faith. Till true love bridges the gap. Cat O’Bryen is the prodigal daughter unhappy with God. First, the father with whom she reconciled dies of cancer and now her twin sister and best friend marries, leaving Cat at home with a newlywed mother, her new husband, and a little brother. […]

2016 Favorites: Contemporary Fiction

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Alright, we’ve made it to the meat and potatoes of bookish favorites!!! Today is contemporary and tomorrow is historical! Don’t forget to come by for the last First Line Friday of the year. Y’all are going to be so proud… Here are ten contemporary favorites from 2016! Finders Keepers by Sarah Monzon Review | Goodreads […]

Julie Lessman

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Y’all are in for such a treat today!!! I was completely starstruck and speechless when I met today’s featured author at the Christian Fiction Readers Retreat back in August. It was a fangirl’s dream… but it’s still a bit of a shock when one of your favorite authors of all time recognizes YOU!!! Anyway, y’all […]

Cowboy Christmas Homecoming

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Glad tidings, hearts binding. They’ve weathered a lot worse than winter. For widow June Harper, another cold front is about to hit. Most call him Hugh. She’d call him Scrooge, except as the man ensures her needs are met, June can’t help but wonder how to meet the needs of his heart. Netty Lewis can […]

Love Everlasting by Julie Lessman

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Y’all are in for a real treat today, make sure you scroll all the way down so you don’t miss anything!!! In addition to reading my humble opinion of the featured title and learning a bit about the author, you have the opportunity to: Read the first TWO chapters for yourself, Enter the giveaway for […]

Isle of Hope by Julie Lessman

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She stole his heart. He stole her peace. Can hope steal their pain? At the age of eighteen, Lacey Carmichael was a wild girl bent on fun, promised to Jack Carmichael, a straight-and-narrow pastor’s kid bent on the seminary. When her father kicks her out of the house, she runs away from Isle of Hope, […]

A Glimmer of Hope by Julie Lessman

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She’s a wounded girl serving up trouble. He’s a pastor’s kid bent on serving God. But can they find a glimmer of hope for a future together? From the moment Jack O’Bryen kissed the sixteen-year-old tomboy next door, he knew he would love her forever. Lacey Carmichael was everything he’d ever wanted—intelligent, warm, and brimming […]