The Art of Romance...

The second book in her Matchmaker series, The Art of Romance by Kaye Dacus focuses on Caylor Evans, who was a supporting character in the first book. It is not necessary to read the first book (I didn’t) to enjoy the story. Caylor, an English professor with too much on her plate, and...

The Enchanted Life...

17 year old Evelyn has been given the responsibility of working the family’s small farm, necessary to support her family at the close of World War II. One night, during a major storm, she finds what she thinks is a badly burned and disfigured soldier buried in the mud. Isolated by the...

The Scent of Rain ...

Daphne, a “nose” for a big perfuming company in Paris, has just been left at the alter by her ex-fiancé, Mark. She is devastated, since she just gave up her job in Paris to move to Dayton, Ohio with him. To make things worse, they both took new jobs at the same company. How can...

The Bridge by Kare...

The Bridge by Karen Kingsbury was an exceptional read. Two college students find love under the roof of a quaint bookstore called the Bridge. Years later after moving in separate ways they are brought back together when the bookstore and its owner face dire circumstances. Will they put...

Between Sundays by...

Cory is a foster child, taken in by his mother’s friend Megan after her death. He believes his father to be Aaron Hill, a star NFL quarterback. There were two main threads. Cory is determined to make contact with his father and be part of a real family. Aaron, enjoying his fame and...

True Honor by Dee ...

True honor is a captivating love story about a CIA spy and a Navy SEAL whose paths cross right before 9/11. Catching each other’s eyes, they begin to slowly fall in love. Although, trying to start a relationship in the middle of the war proves to be a challenging task, as they are both in...

One Tuesday Mornin...

The first book in her September 11 series, I found this to be a moving story although the subject matter was difficult. It follows the families of two men affected by the tragedy, a New York firefighter and a businessman. Only one of them survives, although he awakes with amnesia and struggles...

Travelers Rest by ...

I enjoyed reading Travelers Rest by Ann Tatlock. Although I am an avid Inspirational Fiction Reader, this particular novel captured my mind in a whole new way. A woman, relatively close to my age, struggles to understand why her injured fiancé wishes that she not visit him at the veteran’s...

The Fault in Our S...

Hazel has cancer. In fact, most of the teen characters in the book have cancer. Some even die from their cancer. This book is about more than just cancer. Hazel finds a book and a boy to love. When each of these loves is threatened, the first by meeting the author and the second by cancer,...