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Of Rags and Riches Romance Collection: Nine Stories of Poverty and Opulence During the Gilded Age by Susanne Dietze, Michelle Griep, Anne Love, Gabrielle Meyer, Natalie Monk, Jennifer Uhlarik, Erica Vetsch, Jaime Jo Wright and Kathleen Y’Barbo

My Review Of Rags and Riches Romance Collection is a delightful set of nine novellas chronicling the lives of nine couples from a variety of socio-economic stations in life. The stories are set between the years 1867 and 1899, during … Continue reading

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GIVEAWAY HAS ENDED I am now able to use my computer, so I decided to have a giveaway! (Of course, as you can guess, I’ll be spending the next several weeks trying to get caught up with everyone and everything … Continue reading

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To Wager Her Heart by Tamera Alexander

My Review Tamera Alexander’s To Wager Her Heart’s historical novel is replete with real characters and events. With slight literary license, she brings to life the stories of Belle Meade Plantation, Fisk University, Jubilee Singers, Philip Paul Bliss (composer and … Continue reading

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The Writing Desk by Rachel Hauck

My Review The Writing Desk, by Rachel Hauck, opens by introducing us to Tenley Roth, a modern-day author. Tenley’s first novel was a blockbuster hit. However, now she is struggling to meet a deadline for her second novel. We are then introduced to … Continue reading

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My Heart Belongs on Mackinac Island: Maude’s Mooring by Carrie Fancett Pagels

My Review Carrie Fancett Pagels aptly transports us back in time to 1895’s Mackinac Island, Michigan, in My Heart Belongs in Mackinac Island:  Maude’s Mooring. Maude Welling, her father and her little brother Jack are all still grieving the loss … Continue reading

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Whispering Pines (The Langtry Sisters) by Scarlett Dunn

My Review Rose Langtry’s trip home is anything but the expected. First, her brother is almost hung by her neighbor, Morgan LeMasters; then after securing her brother’s safety, Rose is injured in a horrific stage coach accident. Morgan LeMasters can’t believe the … Continue reading

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The Return by Suzanne Woods Fisher

My Review Suzanne Woods Fisher’s newest book, The Return, centers around the Amish in Beacon Hollow, Lancaster County, Pennsylvania, in 1763 and is inspired by real events. Betsy Zook and her little brother Johnny are captured by Indians and forced … Continue reading

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Heart on the Line by Karen Witemeyer

Publisher’s Summary Grace Mallory is tired of running, of hiding. But when an old friend sends an after-hours telegraph transmission warning Grace that the man who has hunted her for nearly a year has discovered her location, she fears she … Continue reading

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Such a Tease (Meddlin’ Madeline Book 2) by Chautona Havig

Publisher’s Summary Madeline, with a little assistance, discovers her old adversary is gaining a following in Rockland! Can she expose him for the fraud she’s sure he is? Rockland:1901 In book two of the Meddlin’ Madeline series, Madeline Brown has … Continue reading

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A Stranger at Fellsworth By Sarah E. Ladd

Publisher’s Summary In the fallout of her deceased father’s financial ruin, Annabelle’s prospects are looking bleak. Her fiancé has called off their betrothal, and now she remains at the mercy of her controlling and often cruel brother. Annabelle soon faces … Continue reading

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