Category: Book reviews

Book Review: The Mercie Collection by Sharon Srock

The Mercie Collection by Sharon Srock My rating: 5 of 5 starsAmazon I really recommend reading this as the collection rather than 3 separate novellas. It really flows as a single story. I liked the way the author threw a teen pregnancy into a…

Book Review: Alex by Sharon Srock

Alex by Sharon Srock My rating: 5 of 5 starsAmazon Here ends another series from a really good Christian author. Thanks for the ride, Sharon. I am looking forward to more of your adventures. While I actually got this and the other series for…

Book Review: Syd by Sharon Srock

Syd by Sharon Srock My rating: 5 of 5 starsAmazon As usual, a page-turner I couldn’t put down. Add another member to the group and solve multiple crises along the way, and wrap it up with a ladies conference with both groups from both…

Book Review: CoronaVirus and Christ by John Piper

Coronavirus and Christ by John Piper My rating: 3 of 5 starsAmazon Good encouragement. What the Christian should see here is an opportunity to reach a fallen world for Christ. While people are without hope, a light shines forth. It is you, carrying the…

Book Review: The curious incident of the dog in the night-time By Mark Haddon

The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time by Mark HaddonAmazonMy rating: 3 of 5 stars I’ll say the same thing here as I did for “The Color Purple”: wonderful story but difficult to follow. I guess that was the point of it…

Book Review: To Ride Pegasus By Anne McCaffrey

To Ride Pegasus by Anne McCaffrey My rating: 5 of 5 starsAmazon Okay, that was actually more like third time read. The story is well developed and definitely in the Science Fiction genre. Good plot twists, good character development, good overall flow, and execution….

Book Review: Freedom’s Landing By Anne McCaffrey

Freedom’s Landing by Anne McCaffrey My rating: 5 of 5 starsAmazon This series is going to keep me up nights. Clearly in the Science Fiction category of the author’s talents. I appreciate the author’s ability to develop and flesh out alien species, behaviors, health…

Book Review: And then you loved me by Inglath Cooper

Crossing Tinker’s Knob by Inglath Cooper My rating: 3 of 5 starsamazon I’m sorry, but Then and now, multiple points of view confused me and the dramatic ending didn’t happen. I understood the storyline and understood most of the characters but clearly missed the…

Book Review: Growing Season by Melanie Lageshulte

Growing Season by Melanie Lageschulte My rating: 4 of 5 starsamazon I read this story mostly standing in a line waiting to shop. I really liked the story and the premise, and I really appreciated the palpable fear at the storm and the missing…

Book Review: The Hollow Crown by Jeff Wheeler

The Hollow Crown by Jeff Wheeler My rating: 5 of 5 starsAmazon Well, sir, I am well and truly caught. The epilogue just killed me. The true test of a series is that you keep them buying the next volume to find out what…