Category Archives: Author

Hope Has Two Daughters by Monia Mazigh

Hope Has Two Daughters is an historical fiction story which takes place almost entirely in Tunis, Tunisia.  It is the story of two revolts at two different times in history, the first — the Bread Riots of 1984, the second … Continue reading

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Cozy Read Wednesday: The Guest Book, A Sunset Beach Novel (#2) by Marybeth Whalen

Today’s Cozy Read is from Marybeth Whalen‘s Sunset Beach series, The Guest Book (book #2).  This is an especially poignant story as the main character, Macy, has been drifting and pretty messed up ever since her father died 10 years ago, … Continue reading

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Cozy Read Wednesday: The Convenient Groom: A Nantucket Love Story by Denise Hunter

Today’s Cozy Read is a Nantucket Love Story called The Convenient Groom (second in the series) by Denise Hunter.  Despite the fact that this author has written 40+ books, this is the first book of hers that I’ve read but it won’t … Continue reading

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First Chapter, First Paragraph & Teaser Tuesday: Ahab’s Wife: Or, The Star-Gazer by Sena Jeter Naslund

First Chapter, First Paragraph, is a meme hosted by Bibliophile by the Sea.  Anyone can play — just copy the first paragraph of the first chapter (or prologue) and include a picture of the book cover. Leave your link at … Continue reading

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Redeeming Grace, Ruth’s Story by Jill Eileen Smith

I received a free copy of this book from Revell Reads publishing in exchange for an honest review. Redeeming Grace tells the biblical story of Ruth the Moabite who married one of the sons of Naomi and Elimelech and became … Continue reading

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Cozy Read Wednesday: A Sense of Belonging by Erica James

Today’s Cozy Read is a romance by Erica James:  A Sense of Belonging.  I’ve read quite a few books by Erica James in the past but haven’t read any in quite a while.  I had forgotten her wonderful descriptions setting … Continue reading

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First Chapter, First Paragraph & Teaser Tuesday: Postcards from the Edge by Carrie Fisher

First Chapter, First Paragraph, is a meme hosted by Bibliophile by the Sea.  Anyone can play — just copy the first paragraph of the first chapter (or prologue) and include a picture of the book cover. Leave your link at … Continue reading

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