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Tidewater Bride by Laura Frantz {Book Review}

Hey Gems!!! Another book review to close out the month! This one is curtesy of Revell Reads. I was excited to get my hands on this book for two reasons: 1) the cover was gorgeous and 2) the main characters name. Keep reading for my thoughts... Title : Tidewater Bride Author : Laura Frantz Age : Adult Genres : Christian Fiction, Historical Fiction, Romance Publication Date : February 5, 2021 Publisher : Revell Source : Paperback Purchase : Paperback | Kindle | Audible | Christian Book Synopsis : Selah Hopewell seems to be the only woman in the Virginia colony who has no wish to wed. True, there are too many men and far too few women in James Towne. But Selah already has her hands full assisting her father in the family's shop. And now she is in charge of an incoming ship of tobacco brides who must be looked after as they sort through their many suitors. Xander Renick is perhaps the most eligible tobacco lord in the settlement. His lands are vast, his crops are prized

A Great Cloud of Witnesses by Trillia J. Newbell {Bible Study Review}

Hey Gems!!! Here with my first Bible study workbook review for the year. As much as I love studying the Bible, I enjoy a great Bible study workbook/guided-study. I was excited for this release because I was able to go through this author's first study as well. I had high hopes going into this study. FTC Disclaimer: I received this book free from Moody Publishers as part of their Blogger Review program. I was not required to write a positive review. I was not paid nor do I receive commission for this book. The opinions I have expressed are my own. I am disclosing this in accordance with the Federal Trade Commission’s 16 CFR, Part 255: “Guides Concerning the Use of Endorsements and Testimonials in Advertising.” Keep on reading to see my thoughts... Title : A Great Cloud of Witnesses Author : Trillia J. Newbell Age : Adult Genres : Bible Study Publication Date : January 5, 2021 Publisher : Moody Publishers Source : Paperback Purchase : Paperback | Kindle | Moody Publishe

The Mulberry Leaf Whispers by Linda Thompson {Blog Tour}

Hey Gems!!! Here to share a quick takeover tour with you all! Huge thank you to both JustRead, Linda Thompson and Mountain Brook Ink for having me on this lovely tour! Title : The Mulberry Leaf Whispers Author : Linda Thompson Series : Brands from the Burning #2 Age : Adult Genres : Christian Fiction, Historical Fiction Publication Date : December 15, 2020 Publisher : Mountain Brook Ink Source : Paperback Purchase :  Paperback | Kindle   Synopsis : In the highly anticipated sequel to her award-winning debut novel, The Plum Blooms in Winter, Linda Thompson provides a riveting story inspired by true events. A WWII Japanese naval officer. The teenage daughter of a legendary Christian samurai. Three centuries separate them, but a crucial question binds their destinies together.  Which lives have value? 1587. Bartered off in a peace agreement to the ancient enemies of her illustrious house, is Sono a war prize, a hostage, or a bride? One hope sustains her. If she can provide an