Reading Wednesday | Far Side of the Sea

Far Side of the Sea by Kate Breslin is a World War I spy romance. Lieutenant Colin Mabry decodes messages from the front after being sent home with a permanent war injury. Johanna works at a dovecote for French Intelligence. When she sends Colin a message to come to France, it begins a gripping quest … Continue reading Reading Wednesday | Far Side of the Sea

Reading Wednesday |The Curse of Misty Wayfair

The Curse of Misty Wayfair, by Jaime Jo Wright, is a gripping split-timeline, romantic suspense novel about identity and family heritage. It follows two young women as they both grapple with the Legend, and ghost, of Misty Wayfair. Thea Reed is an orphan who lives in the early 1900s. Her quest to find her mother … Continue reading Reading Wednesday |The Curse of Misty Wayfair

Reading Wednesday | Shelter of the Most High

Shelter of the Most High, by Connilyn Cossette, is a captivating tale set in 1388 BC. Sofea is a young woman taken from her home on the Island of Sicily. She is eventually brought to Kedesh, a City of Refuge among the Hebrews. Eitan is a young man who wishes to leave Kedesh, but cannot … Continue reading Reading Wednesday | Shelter of the Most High

Reading Wednesday|Blind Betrayal

Blind Betrayal is a Christian romantic suspense novel by Nancy Mehl. U.S. Marshals Casey Sloane, Doug Howard, and E.J. Queen must escort witness Valerie Bennett from St. Louis to Washington D.C. However, their path is anything but smooth. Bombs, fake agents, and a their own interpersonal drama make for a road trip full of obstacles. In … Continue reading Reading Wednesday|Blind Betrayal

Places Hidden by Tracie Peterson: a book review

Places Hidden by Tracie Peterson is a mystery set in turn of the century San Fransisco. Camri Coulter's brother has disappeared and Camri leaves everything to find him. On her way to San Fransisco, Camri makes the acquaintance of two other young women, each going to San Fransisco for their own reasons. The three of … Continue reading Places Hidden by Tracie Peterson: a book review

The Legacy by Michael Phillips: a book review

My latest read was out of my usual genre. The Legacy, by Michael Phillips, is the third book in the Secrets of the Shetlands trilogy. I chose this book to review because I had already read the first book and reviewed the second. The Legacy finished the story. Set primarily in the beauty of the Shetlands, The Legacy continues … Continue reading The Legacy by Michael Phillips: a book review

The House on Foster Hill by Jaime Jo Wright: a book review

My first read of the new year is a romantic suspense by fellow Wisconsinite and Sister in Crime, Jaime Jo Wright. The House on Foster Hill is the story of two women bound together by an abandoned house in the small town of Oakwood, Wisconsin. Ivy Thorpe lived in the early 1900s. Still reeling from the … Continue reading The House on Foster Hill by Jaime Jo Wright: a book review

Murder on the Moor by Julianna Deering – a book review

Written in the classic style of Agatha Christie, Murder on the Moor by Julianna Deering is the fifth book in her Drew Farthering Mystery series. It follows Drew Farthering and his wife Madeline to Bunting's Nest, England, a quaint country town in the 1930s. Drew's old pal from school days asked for Drew's help solving a series of … Continue reading Murder on the Moor by Julianna Deering – a book review

Conspiracy of Silence by Ronie Kendig – A Book Review

Conspiracy of Silence, by Ronie Kendig, is suspense fiction about a special forces operative's attempt to stop the New Black Plague. With his team at his side, Cole 'Tox' Russell follows a dizzying web of deception. The deeper he goes in an attempt to find the truth, the more elusive it seems.I enjoyed Conspiracy of Silence. Kendig's writing … Continue reading Conspiracy of Silence by Ronie Kendig – A Book Review

A Review: The Cottage by Michael Phillips

The Cottage, a novel by Michael Phillips, is the second book in his Secrets of the Shetlands series. The story follows Allonnah "Loni" Ford in her discovery of her past, her identity, and her future.Having received a letter that a distant relative passed away, leaving her a cottage, Loni decides she must see it for herself … Continue reading A Review: The Cottage by Michael Phillips