Category: Book reviews

Book Review: Fade to Blue by Julie Carobini

Fade to Blue by Julie Carobini My rating: 5 of 5 starsKindle Hearst Castle by the sea I love all of the history and all of the artists and restorations, but most of all I enjoyed God’s faithfulness as the artist finds her way… Continue Reading “Book Review: Fade to Blue by Julie Carobini”

Book Review: Holly by Sharon Srock

Holly by Sharon Srock My rating: 5 of 5 starsKindleMerry Christmas Garfield OklahomaI was enchanted by this story and I won’t give it away. But a teenager with messed up parents doesn’t believe in God until a porcelain Nativity set at a garage sale… Continue Reading “Book Review: Holly by Sharon Srock”

Book Review: The Amish Bishop’s Daughter by Samantha Price

The Amish Bishop’s Daughter by Samantha Price My rating: 5 of 5 starsKindle Have you met the Bishop’s daughter? The one who steps up for an ailing mother and 9 brothers? Awesome cook, baker, seamstress, helpful and kind in every way, but never ever… Continue Reading “Book Review: The Amish Bishop’s Daughter by Samantha Price”

What are you reading? Weekly bookshelf

170 books/magazines read and reviewed so far this year. cover title author avg rating rating shelves date read date added  Voice of Dominion (The Spoken Mage, #3)by Melanie Cellier * 4.31 avg rating — 3,070 ratings — published 2019Even the Spoken Mage has limits to the power of her… Continue Reading “What are you reading? Weekly bookshelf”

Magazine Review: Deep Magic Issue 66 By Amberlin

Deep Magic – Fall 2019 by Jeff Wheeler My rating: 5 of 5 starsKindle as always top-notch I did tag a few grammatical errors this time but the stories were all good. Respecting the teaser prompts leads to more involved readers so that is… Continue Reading “Magazine Review: Deep Magic Issue 66 By Amberlin”

Book Review: Forfeit by Dick Francis

Forfeit by Dick Francis My rating: 5 of 5 starsKindleMore nefarious CriminalsThis time it’s a sportswriter who unearths criminals and is very stoic about being beaten up. Enter the paralyzed wife as a secondary target and throw in an affair for blackmail purposes and… Continue Reading “Book Review: Forfeit by Dick Francis”

Book Review: Voice of Command by Melanie Cellier

Voice of Command by Melanie Cellier My rating: 5 of 5 stars KindleTested and ProvenIn her second year at the Academy Elena finds herself tested and tried and finding herself more powerful than she or they ever dreamed. I appreciated the limitation discussion and… Continue Reading “Book Review: Voice of Command by Melanie Cellier”

Book Review: Lady’s Ransom by Jeff Wheeler

Lady’s Ransom by Jeff Wheeler My rating: 5 of 5 starskindle I don’t not like poisoners Especially the one that can flit around like a ghost. Losing Benedict right at the end of the book is exactly the kind of cliffhanger we expect from… Continue Reading “Book Review: Lady’s Ransom by Jeff Wheeler”

Book Review: Spiritual Maturity by Vikki Kestell

How to Belong to a Church-and Love It by Vikki Kestell My rating: 5 of 5 starsKindle We are the body of Christ Thank you for this chapter on belonging to a local congregation. My burden lately has been that getting my church online… Continue Reading “Book Review: Spiritual Maturity by Vikki Kestell”

Book Review: Dick Francis’ Refusal By Felix Francis

Dick Francis’s Refusal by Felix Francis My rating: 5 of 5 starsKindle Oh what tangled webs we weaveSid is dragged back into investigating kicking and screaming after leaving it for his wife and daughter.People are dying, people are frightened and the sport of horse… Continue Reading “Book Review: Dick Francis’ Refusal By Felix Francis”