Category Archives: Historical Romance

Across the Blue by Carrie Turansky & Giveaway!

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Across the Blue by Carrie Turansky & Giveaway!

Across the Blue by Carrie TuranskyAcross the Blue by Carrie Turansky

Release Date: February 20, 2018

Publisher: Multnomah

ISBN: 978-1601429421

Genre: Fiction / Historical Fiction / Romance / Edwardian

Be sure to stay tuned until the very end for a giveaway! Read the rest of this entry

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The Melody of the Soul by Liz Tolsma

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The Melody of the Soul by Liz Tolsma

Travel back in time to 1943 and meet Anna Zadok, a Jewish Christian and concert violinist whose career is ended because of Nazi occupation in Prague. Don’t miss the new historical novel, The Melody of the Soul, by Liz Tolsma. Though musical instruments have been declared illegal, Anna defiantly continues to play the violin. But Officer Horst Engel, quartered in Anna’s flat and dissatisfied with German ideology, enjoys her soothing music. When Anna and her grandmother face deportation, Horst risks everything to protect them.

Seeds of Hope-cover_072017aAbout the book:

Anna has one chance for survival-and it lies in the hands of her mortal enemy.
It’s 1943 and Anna Zadok, a Jewish Christian living in Prague, has lost nearly everything. Most of her family has been deported, and the Nazi occupation ended her career as a concert violinist. Now Anna is left to care for her grandmother, and she’ll do anything to keep her safe-a job that gets much harder when Nazi officer Horst Engel is quartered in the flat below them.
Though musical instruments have been declared illegal, Anna defiantly continues to play the violin. But Horst, dissatisfied with German ideology, enjoys her soothing music. When Anna and her grandmother face deportation, Horst risks everything to protect them.
Anna finds herself falling in love with the handsome officer and his brave heart. But what he reveals might stop the music forever.

Until We Find Home by Cathy Gohlke

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Until We Find Home by Cathy Gohlke

35755915Until We Find Home by Cathy Gohlke

Release Date: January 2, 2018

Publisher: Tyndale

ISBN: 9781496410962

Genre: Historical Fiction / Romance / World War II

About the Book:

For American Claire Stewart, joining the French Resistance sounded as romantic as the storylines she hopes will one day grace the novels she wants to write. But when she finds herself stranded on English shores, with five French Jewish children she smuggled across the channel before Nazis stormed Paris, reality feels more akin to fear. Read the rest of this entry

An Inconvenient Beauty by Kristi Ann Hunter

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An Inconvenient Beauty by Kristi Ann Hunter

34020178An Inconvenient Beauty by Kristi Ann Hunter

Release Date: September 5, 2017

Publisher: Bethany House

ISBN: 9780764218279

Genre: Historical Fiction / Romance / Regency

Series: Hawthorne House, Book Four

Be sure to check out my reviews for the previous books in this series; An Elegant Facade and An Inconvenient Beauty.

About the Book:

Griffith, Duke of Riverton, likes order, logic, and control, so he naturally applies this rational approach to his search for a bride. While he’s certain Miss Frederica St. Claire is the perfect wife for him, she is strangely elusive, and he can’t seem to stop running into her stunningly beautiful cousin, Miss Isabella Breckenridge. Read the rest of this entry

A Match of Sorts by Lucette Nel

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A Match of Sorts by Lucette Nel

36532212A Match of Sorts by Lucette Nel

Release Date: December 1, 2017

Publisher: Harbourlight Books

Genre: Historical Fiction / Christmas / Western / Novella

About the Book:

As Christmas approaches, widowed Reverend Caleb Brennan needs a wife, or his vengeful father-in-law will take his young daughters. When his mail-order bride jilts him, Caleb grows desperate. During a storm, he finds an unconscious boy outside his home with signs of foul play. Despite his previous misfortune, obligation compels Caleb to lug the stranger inside. But as he provides first aid, he discovers more than he expected. Bounty hunter Grace Blackwell refuses to owe a debt to any man, especially one as charming as Reverend Brennan. To repay him for saving her life, Grace agrees to pose as his mail-order bride. If their ploy is discovered, Caleb could lose his daughters. But in their pretense, the reverend and the bounty hunter might just both lose their hearts. Read the rest of this entry

All of You by Sarah Monzon

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All of You by Sarah Monzon

34603638All of You by Sarah Monzon

Release Date: May 15, 2017

Publisher: Radiant Publications

ISBN: 978-1944638030

Genre: Contemporary / Romance / Historical Fiction

Series: Carrington Family, Book Two

About the Book:

Maryland, Present Day

Jacqueline Rogers can rebuild anything…except the shambles of her past. A restorer of vintage planes, she’s worked hard to earn the reputation of being one of the guys. The last thing she needs is a former Navy pilot fighting his own inner demons stepping in to defend her from dangers she thought she’d outrun long ago. Some battles must be fought alone. Read the rest of this entry

A Name Unknown by Roseanna M. White

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A Name Unknown by Roseanna M. White

32497002A Name Unknown by Roseanna M. White

Release Date: July 4, 2017

Publisher: Bethany House

ISBN: 9780764219269

Genre: Historical Fiction / Romance / WWI

Series: Shadows Over England, Book One

About the Book:

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 on 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? Read the rest of this entry

Four Winds by Lisa T. Bergren

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Four Winds by Lisa T. Bergren

51r1qNkAWdL._SX326_BO1,204,203,200_Four Winds by Lisa T. Bergren

Release Date: November 18, 2016

Publisher: Createspace Independent Publishing Platform

ISBN: 9781540508195

Genre: Young Adult / Romance / Historical Fiction

Series: River of Time: California, Book Two

Be sure to check out my review for the previous book in the dulogy, Three Wishes.

About the Book:

Zara Ruiz has never been so happy to have failed at something in her life—trying to return to her own time. In Javier de la Ventura’s arms, she knows that 1840 is where she belongs…where she’s found true love and family. But when the ranch is viciously attacked, and she and Javier’s little brother are kidnapped, she is no longer certain where her journey might end. Javier de la Ventura is plagued by a sense of responsibility for praying that God would leave Zara in his own Alta California. But when she suffers because of her association with him, he commits to finding a way for her to return to her own time, if she wishes it. His heart longs for her to stay, but his mind tells him she’d be safer in her own era. Battered by the FOUR WINDS, can Zara and Javier find a way to remain together…forever? Read the rest of this entry

The Widow’s Captive by Lucette Nel

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The Widow’s Captive by Lucette Nel

32799187The Widow’s Captive by Lucette Nel

Release Date: December 1, 2016

Publisher: Pelican Book Group

Genre: Historical Fiction / Romance

About the Book

On the run with two small children and a third due within weeks, Adeline Spencer fears the approaching blizzard will seal their fate. An abandoned cabin is an answer to her prayers. She hopes it will shield them from both the storm and the enraged brother-in-law hot on her tail. Read the rest of this entry

A Stranger at Fellsworth by Sarah E. Ladd

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A Stranger at Fellsworth by Sarah E. Ladd

imageA Stranger at Fellsworth by Sarah E. Ladd

Release Date: May 16, 2017

Publisher: Thomas Nelson

ISBN: 9780718011857

Genre: Historical Fiction / Regency / Romance

Series: A Treasures of Surrey Novel, Book 3

Be sure to check out my review for the previous novel, Dawn at Emberwilde.

About the Book:

Could losing everything be the best thing to happen to Annabelle Thorley? Read the rest of this entry