Fiction Book Reviews

A Hope Undaunted by Julie Lessman

I love celebrating great books - and this author holds a special place in my heart because she was one of the first authors I read who really inspired me in Christian fiction. Yes, yes, I DO love the fact that her kissing scenes are OUT OF THIS WORLD (#kissingbooksrock), but I also appreciate her… Continue reading A Hope Undaunted by Julie Lessman

Fiction Book Reviews

Isle of Hope Blog Tour – Julie Lessman

Yesterday was National Author Day, and I’m honored to get to celebrate an author’s release this week who has been such an encouragement to me. For over five years, I’ve been blessed with Julie Lessman’s stories and her friendship, and now I’m excited to celebrate her newest (and first contemporary) novel, Isle of Hope. Julie… Continue reading Isle of Hope Blog Tour – Julie Lessman

Fiction Book Reviews

Fingerprints of Grace

So, it's been a long week of work and family. Some of the fam have some sort of cough/congestion/sore throat, so it can make the days get a little longer - but for the most part, everyone has kept the complaining low and hugs high. 🙂 In the middle of this tiring week, something else… Continue reading Fingerprints of Grace

Fiction Book Reviews

Dare to Love Again by Julie Lessman

A few things you can always count on in a Julie Lessman novel:Romantic tensionSassy, strong-willed heroinesBroody, stubborn heroesA happily ever afterWith her newest novel, Dare to Love Again, she keeps up her reputation…except for a lessening in the kisses-department – but the romantic tension is still steaming between headstrong and wounded, Allie McClare and hard-nosed,… Continue reading Dare to Love Again by Julie Lessman

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Having some fun with Julie Lessman!

So, I just finished reading Julie Lessman's newest novel, Love at Any Cost - and I posted my review earlier. Well, last week I had to pick up a costume for my youngest son's musical, and while in the costume store I got...distracted! I'm notorious for getting distracted. Look what I discovered!!!! 🙂

Fiction Book Reviews

Springs of Inspiration with Julie Lessman

She's known as the "Kissing Queen" of Edgy Inspirational Fiction. Her historical romances entertwine historical detail, family sagas, and high romantic tension - but more than that she writes novels strumming with the heartbeat of redemption. Julie Lessman's novels may leave you breathless, but not before giving you a spiritual anchor before you fall :-)… Continue reading Springs of Inspiration with Julie Lessman

Christian authors, God's grace, inspirational fiction

Springs of Inspiration with Myra Johnson

My apologies. Since my family moved to a new house a week ago, I've had lots of trouble getting online. Unfortunately, it's messed up my Springs of Inspiration schedule, but I'm hoping we can get back on track this week. Myra Johnson was supposed to be my guest on Friday, so I want to share… Continue reading Springs of Inspiration with Myra Johnson

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The Yearning

Tomorrow is the first day of Advent - the time in which many Christians celebrate the 'coming of the Messiah'. Emmanuel - God with Us. In celebration of this wonderful God-gift and in anticipation of His coming, our choir is singing a series of fantastic choir anthems. The first song is a new arrangement known… Continue reading The Yearning

Christian authors, Fiction Book Reviews, God's grace, inspirational fiction

Conference Tips with Julie Lessman

With her brand new release, A Heart Revealed, and her upcoming conference workshop entitled A Kiss is NOT just a Kiss, Julie Lessman is as hot as ever 😉 Have you seen her latest pictures! Wowzers. Keith is one lucky man 🙂 I just finished reading A Heart Revealed  and it was beautiful. The slow… Continue reading Conference Tips with Julie Lessman

Christian authors, God's grace, inspirational fiction

Conference Tips Lineup for the Week

Time for another week of conference tips and who is coming to visit?? Monday - The Kissing Queen herself - Julie Lessman Tuesday - Julie's ACFW partner and fabulous author, Ruth Axtell Morren Wednesday with Carol Finalist, Ruth Logan Herne Thursday - Debut author and encourager-extraordinairre, Keli Gwyn Friday - Seeker and sweetheart, Audra Harders… Continue reading Conference Tips Lineup for the Week