Melissa Tagg: The Writer & her Book (with giveaway) Many Sparrows by Lori Benton (with giveaway) Kara Isaac: The Writer & Her Book (with giveaway) Coming in early 2018 from Bethany House

The Painter’s Daughter by Julie Klassen


Sophie Dupont, daughter of a portrait painter, assists her father in his studio, keeping her own artwork out of sight. She often walks the cliffside path along the north Devon coast, popular with artists and poets. It’s where she met the handsome Wesley Overtree, the first man to tell her she’s beautiful.

Captain Stephen Overtree is accustomed to taking on his brother’s neglected duties. Home on leave, he’s sent to find Wesley. Knowing his brother rented a cottage from a fellow painter, he travels to Devonshire and meets Miss Dupont, the painter’s daughter. He’s startled to recognize her from

Character Spotlight: Maggie Brendan’s Rachel & John with a giveaway

A Sweet Misfortune


Meet a dance hall gal & a cattle baron in

Maggie Brendan’s

historical romance

A Sweet Misfortune



The Story

Rachel Matthews isn’t one to rely on others to take care of her. Destitute and alone, she still wants to make her own way and her own money–even if she’s forced into the life of a dance hall girl. Horrified by her circumstances, Rachel’s brother sends a friend–the widely admired cattle baron John McIntyre–to rescue her, then sets off to earn enough money to buy back the family ranch. But when months pass without her brother’s return, Rachel

Cover Reveal: Ronie Kendig’s Conspiracy of Silence

Mini release

I cannot express how excited I am about Ronie Kendig’s upcoming new series with Bethany House ~ The Tox Files! The wait is long, but I can assure you, will be well worth it :) A novella introducing the series, Warrior’s Seal, will release in October to give you a taste of what this high octane, intense and intriguing thriller, and you will meet Tox! This guy…well, he’s not to be trifled with :) That’s all I’m going to say!

One of things I love about Ronie’s stories is that they are perfect for male and female readers and Conspiracy of …

Bookish Question of the Week

BookishQu250Friends are the best, right?

When I couldn’t think of a question this week, the fabulous Ronie Kendig answered my desperate plea! By the way, you SO want to keep money in your book budget for her 2016 releases, Accelerant, Warrior’s Seal, and Conspiracy of Silence – such brilliant reading, trust me.

Anyway, back to the bookish question…if you are like me your house is overflowing with books. I seriously have them in every single room of my house – on shelves, in drawers, on the floor, on tables, and in other people’s houses! Yes, I run my …

The Reading Habits of Dani Pettrey and a giveaway



The Reading Habits


Dani Pettrey



Are you a re-reader? Why, or why not? And if you are, what are some of the books you have read over and over?

I am a re-reader of my favourite books. I’ve re-read Pride & Prejudice every year. I’ve also re-read Screwtape Letters, A is for Alibi, Twilight (on audio. I LOVE the narrated version), Dee Henderson’s O’Malley series and Full Disclosure, Terri Blackstock’s Predator, Jane Eyre, and The Jesus I Never Knew by Phillip Yancey.

When is your optimal time to read – do

With This Ring? ~ Meet the Characters and a giveaway

withthisring_bookMeet the characters from 

Karen Witemeyer, Mary Connealy, Regina Jennings, & Melissa Jagears’

historical novella collection

With This Ring?

Bethany House


The Story

Four top historical romance novelists team up in this new collection to offer stories of love and romance with a twist of humor. In Karen Witemeyer’s “The Husband Maneuver,” Marietta Hawkins decides to grab the reins when the ranch foreman she loves seems to be leaving forever. Regina Jennings offers “Her Dearly Unintended,” where friends stranded by a rising river pretend to be newlyweds when a dangerous stranger arrives.

Mary Connealy’s “Runaway Bride” finds a Texas