Jenny B. Jones: Discover more…and a giveaway Katherine Reay: A Novel Journey Book Club Interview Character Spotlight ~ Sarah Sundin’s Kay & Roger Character Spotlight ~ Kristy Cambron’s Sera & Adele

Lizzy & Jane by Katherine Reay

Lizzy & JaneSynopsis:~

Sometimes the courage to face your greatest fears comes only when you’ve run out of ways to escape.

At the end of a long night, Elizabeth leans against the industrial oven and takes in her kingdom. Once vibrant and flawless, evenings in the kitchen now feel chaotic and exhausting. She’s lost her culinary magic, and business is slowing down.

When worried investors enlist the talents of a tech-savvy celebrity chef to salvage the restaurant, Elizabeth feels the ground shift beneath her feet. Not only has she lost her touch; she’s losing her dream.

And her means of escape.


Character Spotlight: Beth Wiseman’s Mallory Hammond

The Promise


Meet a compassionate woman in

Beth Wiseman’s

contemporary novel

The Promise

Thomas Nelson


The Story

Mallory’s search for happiness leads her to a faraway place. There she finds heartache, betrayal—and danger.

Mallory Hammond is determined that no one will stand in the way of her goal—to save a life. She had that chance years ago, and she failed to take it, leaving her adrift and in search of the real meaning of her life. Finally, she meets a man online from a volatile corner of the world who offers her the chance to find that purpose. But she

Bookish Question of the Week


Ever had a brain that decides to go walkabout at just the moment you want it firing? Please say yes!

When it became clear the noggin was on holidays, I did what every woman does when they are stuck ~ sent an SOS to a dear friend. That’s what you get when a friend sends a text at the exact moment I was about to bang my head against a wall hoping to shake loose an inspired thought!

Said friend is the gorgeous Dorothy Adamek, fellow book blogger and fabulous writer. You can visit her lovely blog, Ink Dots,

Leslie Gould…discover more, with a giveaway

Leslie Gould


Discover more about

Leslie Gould

and her Amish romance

Becoming Bea

Bethany House




Who is Leslie?

Leslie Gould is the coauthor, with Mindy Starns Clark, of the #1 CBA bestseller The Amish Midwife, a 2012 Christy Award winner; ECPA bestseller Courting Cate, first in the Courtships of Lancaster County series; and Beyond the Blue, winner of the Romantic Times Reviewers’ Choice for Best Inspirational Novel, 2006. She holds an MFA in creative writing from Portland State University and has taught fiction writing at Multnomah University as an adjunct professor. She and her husband

Character Spotlight ~ Brandy Vallance’s Bianca & Paul

The Covered Deep


Meet a linguist & an unlikely adventurer in

Brandy Vallance’s

historical romance

The Covered Deep



The Story

Bianca Marshal is an incurably romantic bookworm from Appalachia who’s holding out for the perfect husband. She doesn’t want much, just that he be (1) a true believer in Jesus Christ (2) devastatingly handsome with a slightly wild look in his eyes (3) brilliant and humorous like Mark Twain (4) a foreigner, possibly a disgruntled duke (5) able to quote Bible verses AND Shakespeare (6) a more than capable kisser, and (7) adore her completely.

Finding a man that meets

Storm Siren by Mary Weber

Storm SirenSynopsis:~

“I raise my chin as the buyers stare. Yes. Look. You don’t want me. Because, eventually, accidentally, I will destroy you.”

In a world at war, a slave girl’s lethal curse could become one kingdom’s weapon of salvation. If the curse – and the girl – can be controlled.

As a slave in the war-weary kingdom of Faelen, seventeen-year-old Nym isn’t merely devoid of rights, her Elemental kind are only born male and always killed at birth – meaning, she shouldn’t even exist.

Standing on the auction block beneath smoke-drenched mountains, Nym faces her fifteenth sell. But when her