Tag Archives: Historical Fiction

The Sea Before Us by Sarah Sundin

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The Sea Before Us by Sarah Sundin

35069215The Sea Before Us by Sarah Sundin

Release Date: February 6, 2018

Publisher: Revell

ISBN: 9780800727970

Genre: Historical Fiction / World War II / Romance

Series: Sunrise at Normandy, Book One

About the Book:

In 1944, American naval officer Lt. Wyatt Paxton arrives in London to prepare for the Allied invasion of France. He works closely with Dorothy Fairfax, a “Wren” in the Women’s Royal Naval Service. Dorothy pieces together reconnaissance photographs with thousands of holiday snapshots of France–including those of her own family’s summer home–in order to create accurate maps of Normandy. Maps that Wyatt will turn into naval bombardment plans.
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Timeless Love Cover Reveal

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Timeless Love Cover Reveal

Guys! I’m so excited because one of the books that I been anticipating to release has officially revealed their cover!

This anthology includes seven novellas from seven fabulous authors.

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I’m most excited for “Enchanting Nicholette” by Dawn Crandall. Nicholette is a side character that we meet in the Everstone Chronicles and now we get to learn more about her character.

The paperback officially releases on October 9, 2018, but if you’re like me and cannot wait, you snag the e-book copy by June 19th!

It’s only $0.99 and all proceeds go to a wonderful charity. So when you order a copy, you’re helping out someone else in need. How neat is that?!

And now what you’ve been waiting for. The big cover reveal!

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A Light on the Hill by Connilyn Cossette

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A Light on the Hill by Connilyn Cossette

35069181A Light on the Hill by Connilyn Cossette

Release Date: February 6, 2018

Publisher: Bethany House

ISBN: 9780764219863

Genre: Fiction / Biblical Fiction / Historical Fiction / Romance

Series: Cities of Refuge, Book One

About the Book:

Seven years ago, Moriyah was taken captive in Jericho and branded with the mark of the Canaanite gods. Now the Israelites are experiencing peace in their new land, but Moriyah has yet to find her own peace. Because of the shameful mark on her face, she hides behind her veil at all times and the disdain of the townspeople keeps her from socializing. And marriage prospects were out of the question . . . until now. Read the rest of this entry

Litfuse Blog Tour: Keturah by Lisa T. Bergren

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Litfuse Blog Tour: Keturah by Lisa T. Bergren

 

35069150Keturah by Lisa T. Bergren

Release Date: February 6, 2018

Publisher: Bethany House

ISBN: 9780764230240

Genre: Historical Fiction / Romance

Series: The Sugar Baron’s Daughter, Book One

About the Book:

In 1772 England, Lady Keturah Banning Tomlinson and her sisters find themselves the heiresses of their father’s estates and know they have one option: Go to the West Indies to save what is left of their heritage. Read the rest of this entry

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

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.

Isaiah’s Daughter by Mesu Andrews Review & Giveaway!

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Isaiah’s Daughter by Mesu Andrews Review & Giveaway!

33916341Isaiah’s Daughter by Mesu Andrews

Release Date: January 16, 2018

Publisher: Waterbrook Multnomah

ISBN: 9780735290259

Genre: Biblical Fiction / Historical Fiction

Series: Prophets and Kings, Book One

Stay tuned until the very end for an opportunity to win a copy!

About the Book:

Gifted Bible teacher and award-winning author Mesu Andrews reaches into the pages of Biblical prophecy and Hebrew tradition to unearth a rags-to-royalty story of the devastated orphan, Ishma—meaning “desolation”—in Isaiah’s Daughter (Jan. 16, 2018, WaterBrook).  At just 5 years old, Ishma’s life crumbles around her when Israelite soldiers violently kill her family and take her into captivity. Read the rest of this entry

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

The Christmas Blessing by Melody Carlson

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The Christmas Blessing by Melody Carlson

34020268The Christmas Blessing by Melody Carlson

Release Date: September 5, 2017

Publisher: Revell

ISBN: 9780800722708

Genre: Fiction / Christmas / Novella

About the Book:

When she receives the news in late 1944 that her baby’s father was shot down in the South Pacific, Amelia Richards loses hope. Jobless and broke, she has nowhere to turn for help but her infant’s paternal grandparents. The only problem is, they don’t know that she–or their grandson–exists. When Amelia discovers that the family is wealthy and influential, dare she disclose the truth of her relationship with their son? Or could the celebration of the arrival of another unexpected baby nearly two thousand years ago be the answer to her dilemma?
Beloved author Melody Carlson pens a story of love, hardship, and reconciliation that will leave readers filled with Christmas joy. 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