Sgt. Reckless

Sgt. Reckless: America’s War Horse by Robin Hutton My rating: 4 of 5 stars If you love horses, you’ll love this book. If you love stories about war heroes, you’ll love this book. If you love the Marines, you’ll love this book. Sgt. Reckless is a horse, a war hero, and a Marine who servedContinue reading “Sgt. Reckless”

The Photograph

The Photograph by Beverly Lewis My rating: 3 of 5 stars On a train bound for Pennsylvania, Jed Stutzman finds a book with a photograph stuck between its pages. The photo is of a beautiful Amish girl. The book is full of comments written in the margins. He’s intrigued by both. Eva Esch’s younger sisterContinue reading “The Photograph”

The Imposter

The Imposter by Suzanne Woods Fisher My rating: 4 of 5 stars Katrina Stoltzfus is nursing a broken heart. Her mother’s death was hard enough, but now her boyfriend has walked away. Hurting, confused, and wondering how she’ll go on, Katrina moves in with an elderly widow who needs help. Andy Miller hires on toContinue reading “The Imposter”

The Methuselah Project

The Methuselah Project by Rick Barry My rating: 5 of 5 stars I’m not exactly sure what genre I’d put this book into. Maybe suspense. Maybe historical. Maybe science fiction. Maybe a hybrid not yet named. But whatever it is – it’s worth reading! Roger Greene was shot down in Germany during WWII. Taken prisoner,Continue reading “The Methuselah Project”

The Memory Weaver

The Memory Weaver by Jane Kirkpatrick My rating: 4 of 5 stars I enjoy Jane Kirkpatrick’s books. They are authentic, honest, and enlightening. She doesn’t romanticize history. She shows the grittier side, the not-so-pretty side, the earthy side. I like that. And she wraps the story around true history and historical figures. Eliza Spalding wasContinue reading “The Memory Weaver”

Shredded

Shredded: Your Past Does Not Define You by Kimberly Rae My rating: 5 of 5 stars I had no expectations with this book. I received a free copy to review, and all I knew was that the subject involved childhood sexual abuse. Wow. It knocked my socks off. It is a very deep subject andContinue reading “Shredded”

The Mistress of Tall Acre

The Mistress of Tall Acre by Laura Frantz My rating: 5 of 5 stars Laura Frantz did it again. She robbed me of three hours sleep last night! That’s right. I could not put this book down. If you like an excellent story wrapped in authentic history, you’re going to lose some sleep over thisContinue reading “The Mistress of Tall Acre”

Chivalrous

Chivalrous by Dina L. Sleiman My rating: 5 of 5 stars Dina Sleiman brings us another rollicking and charming tale of medieval life and romance. I enjoyed book one of this series, Dauntless, and Chivalrous is even better. Gwendolyn Barnes would like nothing better than to be a knight. But as her father’s only daughter,Continue reading “Chivalrous”

Bringing It All Together

After many years of maintaining the Twin Willows Farm webpage and The Sheepish Scribe blog, it is time to consolidate and get my personal web presence under one little umbrella. Here it is! This will be a work in progress over the next several months. I’m not sure how much of the Twin Willows FarmContinue reading “Bringing It All Together”