Tag Archives: Romance

(Book review) The Secret Life of Sarah Hollenbeck

Reviewed by: Diane Ash, retired teacher and current librarian of the Federated Church, Sandwich, IL   Introduction Title: The Secret Life of Sarah Hollenbeck Author: Bethany Turner Publisher: Revell Publication Date: 2017 Format: Paperback print book Length: 294 pages OVERVIEW Sarah Hollenbeck is a divorced writer of bestselling steamy romance novels until she becomes best friends with someone who introduces her to […]

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(Book review) All She Left Behind

Reviewed by:  Elijah Oates, a professional writing major at Taylor University in Upland, Indiana.   Introduction Title: All She Left Behind Author: Jane Kirkpatrick Publisher: Revell Publication Date: 2017 Format: print book Length: 343 pages OVERVIEW   Romances, especially Christian romances, often grow stale with their stubborn sameness. Jane Kirkpatrick, however, injects new life into the genre […]

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(Book review) Brush of wings

Reviewed by: Ceil Carey, Co-president of ECLA and long time book discussion leader   Introduction Title: Brush of wings Author: Karen Kingsbury Publisher: Howard Books Publication Date: 2016 Format:Print book Length: 326 pages OVERVIEW Brush of wings is the third book in the Angels Walking Series. This reviewer read the first but not the second yet had […]

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(Book review) The story people

Reviewed by:  Ceil Carey, Co-president of ECLA and long time book discussion leader. Introduction Title: The story people Author: Heather Kaufman Publisher: Concordia Publishing House Publication Date: 2016 Format: Paperback Length: 364 pages OVERVIEW The setting is a book store, one that Ben Palermo has inherited from his uncle. He loves the store yet something is […]

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