Review: Beyond Guilt Trips

Title: Beyond Guilt Trips: Mindful Travel in an Unequal World Author: Anu Taranth Publisher: Between the Lines Publication Date: May 2019 Genre: Travel, Non-Fiction Travelling abroad harbours the promise of adventure and experiences but are travellers really prepared for the surprises that await them? Through Beyond Guilt Trips, Dr Taranth critically analyses the before, during … Continue reading Review: Beyond Guilt Trips

Reviewathon 2019

  Yes. This is an actual screenshot of my NetGalley review shelf.  I have to admit that I have fallen behind in my reviews. I love Netgalley as a resource and I am grateful for the opportunity to support authors while broadening my worldview. Nonetheless, I am reviewing my "book reviewing" process because I would … Continue reading Reviewathon 2019

Salvaged by Roy Goble

Title: Salvaged: Leadership Lessons Pulled from the Junkyard Author: Roy Goble Publisher: NavPress/Tyndale Publication Date: January 2019Genre: Business, Christian, Personal Development Salvaged is a compilation of business and life lessons from real estate mogul and philanthropist Roy Goble. He merges lessons that he learnt growing up in his father's junkyard, running businesses and his Christian … Continue reading Salvaged by Roy Goble

Journey to a Promised Land|Allison Lassieur

Title: Journey to a Promised Land: A Story of the Exodusters ( I am America Series) Author: Allison Lassieur Publisher:  North Star Editions (JollyFish Press) Publication: 01 Jan 2019 Genre: Middle Grade, Historical Fiction Pages: 160 Hypatia "Hattie" Florence Jacobs dreams of being a teacher.  However, her parents are. former slaves struggling to make ends … Continue reading Journey to a Promised Land|Allison Lassieur

The Foyles Bookshop Girls at War by Elaine Roberts

Title:  The Foyles Bookshop Girls at War Author: Elaine Roberts Publisher: Aria Fiction Publication Date: 15 January 2019 Genre: Historica fiction,  Romance, WWI Book Blurb: Working at the Foyles bookshop was Molly Cooper's dream job. But with the country at war she's determined to do her bit. So Molly gathers her courage and sets off … Continue reading The Foyles Bookshop Girls at War by Elaine Roberts

Review: Stitched with Love Collection

Title: Stitched with Love: 9 Historical Courtships of Lives Pieced Together with Seamless Love Author: Various Authors Publisher: Barbour Books Publication Date: 01 January 2019 Genre: Romance, Christian Stitched with Love is a collection of stories that are broken down into 3 somewhat overarching plots with 9 interlinked courtships. That was a mouthful. Let me … Continue reading Review: Stitched with Love Collection

Odd(ly) Enough by Carolanne Miljavac

Title: Odd(ly) Enough: Standing Out When The World Begs You To Fit In Author: Carolanne Miljavac Publication Date: 01 November 2018 Publisher: Shiloh Run Press Genre: Non-Fiction, Christian   Odd(ly) Enough is the journey of Carolanne Miljavac from a person who had all the odds stacked against her but emerged a stronger person. With a … Continue reading Odd(ly) Enough by Carolanne Miljavac

My Heart Belongs in Gettysburg, PA by Murray Pura

  Title: My Heart Belongs to Gettysburg, Pennsylvania: Clarissa's Conflict Author: Murray Pura Publisher: Barbour Books Publication Date: November 2018 Genre: Christian, Romance Clarissa Avery Ross leads a seemingly full life in Gettysburg, PA but she is not ignorant of the ongoing racial injustices. Hence, she becomes a conductor for the underground railroad. Her world … Continue reading My Heart Belongs in Gettysburg, PA by Murray Pura

Hidden among the Stars by Melanie Dobson

Title: Hidden among the Stars Author: Melanie Dobson Publisher: Tyndale Publisher: 04 September 2018 Genre: Historical FIction, WWII, Time Slip, Christian Book Blurb The year is 1938, and as Hitler’s troops sweep into Vienna, Austrian Max Dornbach promises to help his Jewish friends hide their most valuable possessions from the Nazis, smuggling them to his … Continue reading Hidden among the Stars by Melanie Dobson

In Times Gone By|Tracie Peterson

Title: In Time Gone By (Golden Gates Series #3) Author: Tracie Patterson Publisher: Bethany House Publication Date: 04 September 2018 Genre: Historical Fiction In Times Gone By opens with the San Franciscan residents dealing with the aftermath of the 1906 earthquake. Kenzie Gilford is also slowly recovering from her personal earthquake of being left at the … Continue reading In Times Gone By|Tracie Peterson