Love Finds You in Golden, New Mexico

Love Finds You in Golden, New Mexico by Lena Nelson Dooley My rating: 3 of 5 stars This is a different twist on the typical mail-order bride story. Madeline Mercer comes from a family with money, she’s used to servants and fancy things. When her father dies, she is in a very different situation. JeremiahContinue reading “Love Finds You in Golden, New Mexico”

My Heart Belongs on Mackinac Island: Maude’s Mooring

My Heart Belongs on Mackinac Island: Maude‚Äôs Mooring by Carrie Fancett Pagels My rating: 5 of 5 stars I love Mackinac Island. (Pronounced Mack-en-naw) I’ve been going there since I was a child. And who didn’t fall in love with the island watching “Somewhere in Time”? It’s a magical place. So I couldn’t wait toContinue reading “My Heart Belongs on Mackinac Island: Maude’s Mooring”

A Rebel in My House

A Rebel in My House – Civil War Romance Series by Sandra Merville Hart My rating: 5 of 5 stars Set during the battle at Gettysburg, “A Rebel in My House” tells the story of a woman swept up in an event that changed the course of a war. If you’ve never thought about theContinue reading “A Rebel in My House”

An Awakened Heart

An Awakened Heart by Jody Hedlund My rating: 4 of 5 stars This is a free novella published to point the reader to Jody Hedlund’s novel “With You Always.” It’s a promotional book, a tease to buy the novel. It’s good to understand that before reading, so the reader isn’t disappointed by the ending. ItContinue reading “An Awakened Heart”

The Princess Spy

The Princess Spy by Melanie Dickerson My rating: 4 of 5 stars Another medieval story with that fairytale feel, but I have to admit that I’ve no idea what fairytale sparked this story. A fun read with some returning characters from previous stories by Melanie Dickerson. It’s best to read the Hagenheim books in order.Continue reading “The Princess Spy”

The Captive Maiden

The Captive Maiden by Melanie Dickerson My rating: 4 of 5 stars Another delightful medieval fairytale from Melanie Dickerson. This is a retelling of Cinderella and it’s beautifully done. I especially love how she did this without the mystical element to it. It’s entirely plausible and will keep you reading if for no other reasonContinue reading “The Captive Maiden”

The Fairest Beauty

The Fairest Beauty by Melanie Dickerson My rating: 2 of 5 stars I have thoroughly enjoyed the first two books in this series and I will start book #4 tonight, but this one fell flat for me. Part of the problem was the ebook formatting. The font sizes changed from paragraph to paragraph and sceneContinue reading “The Fairest Beauty”

The Merchant’s Daughter

The Merchant’s Daughter by Melanie Dickerson My rating: 4 of 5 stars I enjoyed this story. It was a good twist on Beauty and the Beast. The characters were likable and there was more to the story than just the attraction between the hero and heroine. Love the medieval setting!

In a Pirate’s Debt

In a Pirate’s Debt by Elva Cobb Martin My rating: 5 of 5 stars Swashbuckling story with enough romance and danger to keep those pages turning. Travay Allston knows one thing very well, she’ll never marry Sir Roger Poole. Never. But she doesn’t expect that her flight from one man will land her in theContinue reading “In a Pirate’s Debt”

Love Comes Softly

Love Comes Softly by Janette Oke My rating: 5 of 5 stars As many times as I’ve seen the movie, I couldn’t believe I had never read the book! I saw it as a free download one day and grabbed a copy. As always, the book was way better than the movie. Although, I enjoyedContinue reading “Love Comes Softly”