FIRST Wild Card Tour – Get Healthy for Heaven’s Sake by Lisa Morrone

It is time for a FIRST Wild Card Tour book review! If you wish to join the FIRST blog alliance, just click the button. We are a group of reviewers who tour Christian books. A Wild Card post includes a brief bio of the author and a full chapter from each book toured. The reason it is called a FIRST Wild Card Tour is that you never know if the book will be fiction, non~fiction, for young, or for old...or for somewhere in between! Enjoy your … [Read more...]

Giveaway: Book, How to Knit a Heart Back Home by Rachael Herron – 2 Winners

ABOUT THE BOOK: (from the back cover)  Lucy Harrison sells books by day, and by night she volunteers with the fire department of Cypress Hollow.  Her life is even-keeled and smooth, just the way she likes it.  But when bad-boy, ex-cop, Owen Bancroft comes back to town, Lucy realizes that while she's never scared helping others, she's terrified of risking her heart. ABOUT THE AUTHOR Rachael Herron describes her experience in becoming a … [Read more...]

FIRST Wild Card Tour – 86400: Making Every Second of Every Day Count by Lavaille Lavette

It is time for a FIRST Wild Card Tour book review! If you wish to join the FIRST blog alliance, just click the button. We are a group of reviewers who tour Christian books. A Wild Card post includes a brief bio of the author and a full chapter from each book toured. The reason it is called a FIRST Wild Card Tour is that you never know if the book will be fiction, non~fiction, for young, or for old...or for somewhere in between! Enjoy your … [Read more...]

St. Patrick’s Giveaway: Book, Falling Apart In One Piece by Stacy Morrison (US and Canada)

ABOUT THE BOOK: Author, Stacy Morrison, was a magazine editor for twenty years including six years as the editor in chief of Redbook magazine.  "Falling Apart in One Piece" is the personal memoir of her struggle to find out who she is, amid becoming a first-time mom, getting her dream job at Redbook, and her husband leaving her.   What do you do when your husband of ten years suddenly says, "I'm Done"?  ABOUT THE AUTHOR: … [Read more...]

FIRST Book Tour – The Key to the Kingdom

It is time for a FIRST Wild Card Tour book review! If you wish to join the FIRST blog alliance, just click the button. We are a group of reviewers who tour Christian books. A Wild Card post includes a brief bio of the author and a full chapter from each book toured. The reason it is called a FIRST Wild Card Tour is that you never know if the book will be fiction, non~fiction, for young, or for old...or for somewhere in between! Enjoy your … [Read more...]

FIRST Book Tour: The Trail of Ink by Mel Starr

It is time for a FIRST Wild Card Tour book review! If you wish to join the FIRST blog alliance, just click the button. We are a group of reviewers who tour Christian books. A Wild Card post includes a brief bio of the author and a full chapter from each book toured. The reason it is called a FIRST Wild Card Tour is that you never know if the book will be fiction, non~fiction, for young, or for old...or for somewhere in between! Enjoy your … [Read more...]

Book Review and Giveaway: Angel Sister by Ann H. Gabhart

ABOUT THE BOOK: (from the back cover) " It's 1936 and Kate Merritt works hard to keep her family together.  Her father has slipped into alcoholism, her mother is trying to come to grips with their dire financial situation, and her sisters seem to remain blissfully oblivious to all of it.  Kate could never have imagined that a dirty, abandoned little girl named Lorena Birdsong would be just what her family needs." When Lorena meets Kate, … [Read more...]

Book Review and Giveaway: The Oracle of Stamboul by Michael David Lukas

ABOUT THE BOOK: (from book cover) " Late in the summer of 1877, as the Russian cavalry descends on the defenseless Ottoman outpost of Constanta, a flock of purple and white hoopoes suddenly appears over the town, and Eleanora Cohen is ushered into the world by a mysterious pair of Tartar midwives who arrive just minutes before her birth.  "They had read the signs, they said; a sea of horses, a conference of birds, the North star in alignment … [Read more...]

FIRST Book Tour – In the Shadow of Evil by Robin Caroll

It is time for a FIRST Wild Card Tour book review! If you wish to join the FIRST blog alliance, just click the button. We are a group of reviewers who tour Christian books. A Wild Card post includes a brief bio of the author and a full chapter from each book toured. The reason it is called a FIRST Wild Card Tour is that you never know if the book will be fiction, non~fiction, for young, or for old...or for somewhere in between! Enjoy your … [Read more...]

Book Giveaway: Lady in the Mist by Laurie Alice Eakes

ABOUT THE BOOK: Lady in the Mist by Laurie Alice Eakes is the story of Tabitha, a midwife in colonial America.  Tabitha's mother and grandmother have taught her the skills she needs to be a competent midwife, but their early death has left her alone except for her two servants.  Midwifery is passed from mother to daughter, but it appears that Tabitha will never have a child of her own.  Her fiance disappeared, leaving her again alone.  She … [Read more...]

FIRST Book Tour: A Billion Reasons Why by Kristin Billerbeck

It is time for a FIRST Wild Card Tour book review! If you wish to join the FIRST blog alliance, just click the button. We are a group of reviewers who tour Christian books. A Wild Card post includes a brief bio of the author and a full chapter from each book toured. The reason it is called a FIRST Wild Card Tour is that you never know if the book will be fiction, non~fiction, for young, or for old...or for somewhere in between! Enjoy your … [Read more...]

Review and Giveaway: Born Under A Lucky Moon by Dana Precious (US and Canada)

ABOUT THE BOOK: (from the back cover) "Born Under a Lucky Moon is the tale of two very important (but distant) years in the lives of Jeannie Thompson and her (embarrassing, crazy) colorful family members to whom "things" just seem to happen.  From the Great Lakes of Michigan to Los Angeles and back again, it is the story of surprise marriages, a renegade granny, a sprinkler system cursed by the gods, and myriad other factors Jeannie blames … [Read more...]

Book Review: 30-Day Marriage Makeover by Douglas Weiss, PhD

It is time for a FIRST Wild Card Tour book review! If you wish to join the FIRST blog alliance, just click the button. We are a group of reviewers who tour Christian books. A Wild Card post includes a brief bio of the author and a full chapter from each book toured. The reason it is called a FIRST Wild Card Tour is that you never know if the book will be fiction, non~fiction, for young, or for old...or for somewhere in between! Enjoy your … [Read more...]

Book Review and Giveaway: Devotion, a Memoir by Dani Shapiro

ABOUT THE BOOK: (from the back cover)  "Settling into the responsibilities and routines of adulthood, Dani Shapiro found herself with more questions than answers.  Was this all life was - a hodgepodge of errands, dinner dates, e-mails, meetings, to-do lists?  What did it all mean?  Having grown up in a deeply religious and traditional family.  Shapiro had no personal sense of faith, despite her repeated attempts to create a connection to … [Read more...]

Book Review and Giveaway: Stars Collide by Janice Thompson

ABOUT THE BOOK: (from the back cover) Kat Jennings and Scott Murphy don't just play two people who are secretly in love on a television sitcom - they are actually head over heels for each other in real life.  When the lines between reality and TV land blur, they hope they can keep their relationship under wraps.  But when Kat's grandmother, an eccentric star from Hollywood's golden age, mistakes their on-screen wedding proposal for the … [Read more...]

Book Review: 31 Days To A Younger You by Arlene Pellicane

Are you looking for ways to find a younger and happier self? No matter what your age, 31 Days to a Younger You offers practical, easy solutions to look and more importantly feel younger. Author, Arlene Pellicane has written an easy-to-read, well organized, honest book for you, if you want to: have more energy be happier and healthier lose a dress size or more improve your mood and sense of well-being prevent illnesses such as … [Read more...]