Love Held Captive: Lone Star Hero #3 by Shelley Shepard Gray – Review

Love Held Captive (Lone Star Hero #3)Love Held Captive: Lone Star Hero #3 by Shelley Shepard Gray was published on October 10th, 2017 by Zondervan and is a historical romantic fiction novel. After the War Between the States, a Confederate officer longs to heal the heart of a beautiful woman—but first he’ll have to right the wrongs that were done to her. Major Ethan Kelly has never been able to absolve himself of the guilt he feels for raiding a woman’s home shortly before he was taken prisoner during the Civil War. He is struggling to get through each day until he once again crosses paths with Lizbeth Barclay—the very woman he is trying to forget. Continue reading

Lady Jayne Disappears by Joanna Davidson Politano – Review

Lady Jayne DisappearsLady Jayne Disappears by Joanna Davidson Politano was published on October 3rd, 2017 by Fleming H. Revell Company and is a historical fiction novel. Synopsis: When Aurelie Harcourt’s father dies in debtor’s prison, he leaves her just two things: his wealthy family, whom she has never met, and his famous pen name, Nathaniel Droll. Her new family greets her with apathy and even resentment. Only the quiet houseguest, Silas Rotherham, welcomes her company. Continue reading

These Healing Hills by Ann H. Gabhart – Book Review

These Healing HillsThese Healing Hills by Ann H. Gabhart has an expected publication date of September 5th, 2017 by Fleming H. Revell Company and is a historical romance novel. Francine Howard has her life all mapped out until the soldier she planned to marry at WWII’s end writes to tell her he’s in love with a woman in England. Devastated, Francine seeks a fresh start in the Appalachian Mountains, training to be a nurse midwife for the Frontier Nursing Service. Deeply affected by the horrors he witnessed at war, Ben Locke has never thought further ahead than making it home to Kentucky. His future shrouded in as much mist as his beloved mountains, he’s at a loss when it comes to envisioning what’s next for his life. Continue reading

The Return: Amish Beginnings Book #3 by Suzanne Woods Fisher – Book Review

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Amish Beginnings, Book #3 by Suzanne Woods Fisher with an expected publication date of August 1st 2017 by Revell Publishing Company and is a historical romance novel. Synopsis: Beautiful and winsome, Betsy Zook never questioned her family’s rigid expectations, nor those of devoted Hans, but then she never had to. Not until the night when she’s taken captive in a surprise Indian raid. During her captivity, Betsy faces brutality and hardship, but also unexpected kindness. She draws strength from native Caleb, who encourages her to find God in all circumstances. She finds herself torn between her pious upbringing and the intense new feelings this compelling man awakens within her.  Continue reading

Book Review of A Name Unknown: Shadows Over England, Book #1 by Roseanna M. White

32497002A Name Unknown: Shadows Over England, Book #1 by Roseanna M. White is a Christian, Historical Fiction, Romance Novel that was published on July 4th 2017 by Bethany House Publishing. SYNOPSIS: Edwardian Romance and History Gains a Twist of Suspense..Rosemary Gresham has no family beyond the band of former urchins that helped her survive as a girl in the mean streets of London. Grown now, they concentrate on stealing high-value items and have learned how to blend into upper-class society. But when Rosemary must determine whether a certain wealthy gentleman is loyal to Britain or to Germany, she is in for the challenge of a lifetime. How does one steal a family’s history, their very name? Continue reading

House of Shadows: A Novel by Nicola Cornick

cover107229-medium.pngHouse of Shadows: A Novel by Nicola Cornick is a women’s historical fiction that is scheduled to be released on October 17, 2017 by Harlequin. I was drawn to this book because it is as a bit of history and romance. Plus, I have heard a lot of good things about the author, Nicola Cornick and I wanted to see for myself. This is a beautiful story that is set in three timescales that starts in the 1600’s, then Continue reading