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Driftwood Bay (Hope Harbor, #5)

Lavender fields, tea rooms and a path to the beach set the scene for an emotional, charming and beautiful storyline. Jeanette hopes for a fresh start when setting up her lavender farm and tea room in the seaside town of Hope Harbor. Her neighbor, Dr. Logan West’s life has taken a turn with the loss Read more

Nothing But Trouble (Credence, Colorado #1)

Fun read for the pool or beach! The plot reminded me immediately of a Hallmark movie about a football player and his assistant. FYI – this is way steamier than Hallmark would allow and for that matter most of the books I review. But despite the feeling that I already knew the storyline, I still Read more

Over the Line by Kelly Irvin

Over the Line

Over the Line brings to light mainstream topics and real life struggles. It includes gun smuggling, murder, immigration, border control and more. I appreciated the variety of people as well,  from Natalie (the main character’s sister) being in a wheelchair to Eli (the main male character) who is trying to stay clear of old habits. Read more

Until The Mountains Fall

Until the Mountains Fall (Cities of Refuge, #3)

Have you ever chosen a book by its cover? I know I have, although sometimes it can be a bit disappointing. Everyone knows the saying ” Don’t judge a book by its cover” but the truth is that some books are just as amazing as their cover – others not so much! Until the Mountains Read more

Inspirational Romance

Book Title: On Magnolia Lane Author: Denise Hunter Falling in love with Daisy was easy for Jack. But finding the courage to tell her becomes problematic when his secret feelings lead to even bigger complications. After two years of counseling sessions with Daisy Pendleton, Pastor Jack McReady has earned a permanent spot in her life as Read more

A Booklover’s Dream: Books About Books

  Book Title: The Bookshop Girl Author: Sylvia Bishop A whimsical delight, crafted with quirkiness and a touch of classic charm The Joneses have just won the Great Montgomery Book Emporium in a contest, and it’s every book lover’s dream! The pull of a lever calls forth a room full of marvelous wonders―from the Room of Read more

Children’s Books in Review

  Book Title: The Girls Guide to Middle School Author: Erica & Johnathan Catherman The transition from elementary school to middle school skirts the borders of traumatic for many girls. Their bodies are changing, their moods are shifting, their friendships are tested, and boys can become a big distraction. Girls may begin to struggle with grades, Read more