Category Archives: Book Reviews

One of my favorite Christmas cozies coming to Hallmark!

A merry e-letter pinged into my email today from author Robin Jones Gunn, enticing as the jingle jangle of bells on an opening tearoom door… Announcing the fun news that Hallmark is making one of my favorite Christmas novellas –  … Continue reading

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Finding an unexpected gem for Advent in a Christmas Treasury

I know some of you are not fiction aficionados,  but please, I plead…  Read this through.  It is so much more than just a short story book review.  An unexpected Advent gem I want to place in your hands today.  … Continue reading

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Book Review…and a Gift for You…

Know a child who could use a heartening true-to-their-life story or two? Or… Maybe even yourself? RING THE BELLS OF THANKSGIVING! IT’S         “We think it is safe to say that almost every kid is insecure about something, whether it … Continue reading

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Not A Sparrow Falls… by Linda Nichols

Last year at this time, I worked up a sample book review packet for an editor, writing about one of my favorite novels as though it were about to be introduced to catalogs, book stores, and online customers.   I’ve … Continue reading

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“Listening Valley”…Another D.E. Stevenson Must-Read

“Immensely enjoyable.  As usual when I finish a novel by D. E. Stevenson,         I cannot wipe the happy contented smile off my face…“ ~ Reader Review “D.E. Stevenson has earned a place as the great lady … Continue reading

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More on D. E…Because I Know You’ll Love Her Storytelling Too…

“I am grateful for all my blessings; amongst them the Gift of Storytelling, which seems to please and amuse so many people all over the world.” ~  Scottish Author D. E. Stevenson, to American friend Jewelene Epps Jones, November 1973 … Continue reading

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D. E. Stevenson – A Charmer of a Read

I met a “new-old,” now favorite author this week.  Scottish writer, D. E. Stevenson, who – it appears – was one of the most prolific writers of her time.  I closed my eyes, thought back.  Had I ever heard of … Continue reading

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