Spotlight on author Teresa Lilly

About the book:  Sheila didn’t want to live in Slaton, Texas where she was too old to attend school, yet hungry for reading.  When she discovers the new Harvey House is hiring she accepts the job to help her family get out of the tent they’ve been living in for two years. Although, the work […]

Hair Calamities and Hot Cash

That title is bound to catch your interest. I know, it did mine. So~welcome Gail Pallotta. Can you please shed some light on the subject.  The story behind Hair Calamities and Hot Cash begins many years ago in a small town at the foothills of the North Carolina Mountains, where my mother ran a beauty […]

Spotlight on Linda Matchett

About the book:  May 1942: Geneva Alexander flees Philadelphia and joins the USO to escape the engagement her parents have arranged for her, only to wind up as the number one suspect in her betrothed’s murder investigation. Diagnosed with Retinitis Pigmentosa, she must find the real killer before she loses her sight…or is convicted for […]

The Linen God

  I featured Jim O’Shea, author of The Linen God, in August and have just finished reading his book. If you enjoy reading books on par with Frank Peretti’s, you’ve got to download Jim’s book which is his debut novel. His skills as an author are impressive.              My review: […]

Spotlight on Julie Arduini

About the book:  Holly Christmas left Geneseo Valley and her family’s holiday tourist attraction, The Christmas Mansion, as soon as she graduated.  Now both her parents have passed, and Holly returns when her uncle’s requests that he needs her help running the mansion. On Holly’s first day back, a blunt middle-schooler proclaims Holly hates Christmas. […]

Encouragement for Writers

Whether we’re beginning writers or multi-published, we all get discouraged. Sometimes it’s tempting to say, “I quit.” But, I hope this post offers a bit of insight and hope. When I read passages from the Bible, I can’t help but relate them to the task of writing. This morning Psalm 37: 4 jumped out at […]

Spotlight on author Tom Allbaugh

About the book:  When a reality TV scout “discovers” Walter in a diner near the hospice where his father has been placed, his life has reached a low point. His father is dying, his college teaching career is under threat, and his life is adrift. The scout wants him for a reality show about religion. […]

Welcome, author Alexis Goring

Gotta say: I’m reading this book right now. June About the book: Wedding photographer Michelle Hadley has a passion for diversity and believes that love comes in all colors. So, she’s working hard to convince editors to feature her clients’ images on the covers of the mainstream bridal and wedding magazines. Despite having a career […]

Spotlight on Nike Chillemi

About the book: THAT SPECIAL ONE: New Adult, Contemporary Romantic Suspense   College freshman Ivy Chalmers moved in with her aunt and uncle in Arroyo, Texas. She needed to get away from her alcoholic and weed smoking mother.  Ivy longed for a different life than the revolving-door-men in her mom’s life. Making a one-eighty, she […]

Spotlight Shining on Donna Schlachter

About the book: Join the race from Missouri, across the plains and mountains to California and back again as brave Pony Express riders and their supporters along the route work to get mail across country in just ten days. It is an outstanding task in the years 1860 to 1861, and only a few are […]

Spotlight Shining on Author Jennifer Slattery

About the book:  On the verge of college graduation, Loni Parker seeks employment as a music teacher, but no one will hire her since she’s blind. Or so she thinks. To take her mind off her troubles, her roommate invites her to spring retreat at Camp Hope in the gorgeous North Carolina mountains.   Unbeknownst […]

Spotlight Shining on Author Linda Matchett

About the book: Set in April 1942, Under Fire tells the story of Ruth Brown whose sister Jane is declared dead. Convinced Jane is still alive, Ruth follows clues from their small New Hampshire town to war-torn London trying to find her. Discovering that Jane has been murdered results in a faith crisis for Ruth, […]