In the Shadow of Jezebel: Audiobook Review

5 stars!!! It was hard to pause or stop this audio because it was so good! The narrator did an amazing job for this outstanding biblical fiction! Mesu Andrews captures the inner conflict of Sheba with perfection. Submitting to Yahweh's law would be disregarding everything she was raised to believe in. Not to mention the … Continue reading In the Shadow of Jezebel: Audiobook Review

Love Amid The Ashes: Book Review

It's amazing how Mesu Andrews brings the bible to life through Job's story. Her imagination of the romance that could have happened between Job and Dinah brings a powerful story of redemption for Dinah who's disgrace pierced my heart leading me to feel her pain. The suspense and sense of humor that was spread throughout … Continue reading Love Amid The Ashes: Book Review

The Lady in Residence: Review

It was 1 am all was quiet all were asleep and I wanted a chamoy raspa (snow cone). At 2 am I got creeped out and wanted to hide under my blanket. Both reactions were brought on by the mix of ghosts of the past and San Antonian food (I wanted tortillas several times too) … Continue reading The Lady in Residence: Review

The Paris Dressmaker: Book Review

Five out of five stars for Author Kristy who only gives us a glimpse of the horrific unjustified actions during World War II, all the while highlighting the brave men and women who fought for their families, countries, and beliefs with love as their motivator. She swept me up in a whirlwind, dropping me off … Continue reading The Paris Dressmaker: Book Review

All That We Carried: Book Review

Omg! I can't imagine a better novel to kick of the year. I couldn't put it down! Such a great sister book that had me laughing, crying and soul searching. Who would go hiking/camping for many days without an experienced guide? Two total opposite sisters who've held resentment against each other for many years. Their … Continue reading All That We Carried: Book Review

Another Heart Winning Novel by Julie Klassen

Laura captures my heart! As she tries to solve the mystery at hand I feel for her as I too have felt like a castaway. It's adventurous, mysterious, romantic, and the waves pulled me into the depth of my soul searching for a place of belonging. The satisfying ending left me smiling and pondering for … Continue reading Another Heart Winning Novel by Julie Klassen

Christmas Advent

What are your traditions? This year I'm hosting an advent book club and you're invited! If you love A Christmas Carol by Charles Dickens, you will enjoy Keeping Christmas by @allisonkpittman. The 25 advent reflections bring out the spiritual analogies made in this cherished classic. The author was able to use direct quotes by Charles … Continue reading Christmas Advent