Save the Cat! Writes a Novel by Jessica Brody

I’ve heard many times that there is no magic formula for writing a novel. There may not be a formula, but there’s definitely a pattern that good novels follow. In Save the Cat! Writes a Novel, Jessica Brody walks us through the 15 “beats” of a well-written novel. These beats, or plot points, can be […]

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Awake & Alive to Truth by John L. Cooper

When a rock and roll front man releases a book, you don’t expect it to be on theology. Life on the road? Sure. The ups and downs of fame? Absolutely. Finding truth in a postmodern world? Not so much. But that’s what John Copper has given us, and it is awesome! The Christian world has […]

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The Weaver Trilogy by Lindsay A. Franklin

I normally review books in a series one-by-one. Even if they’re all published, that’s the norm for me. Not so with this series. Why? It’s AMAZING! I didn’t want to take the time to try to sort through what I thought about it. I just wanted to keep reading! It has been quite a while […]

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The Prince of Spies by Elizabeth Camden

The Prince of Spies, book 3 of Camden’s Hope & Glory series, is the best in the series! This novel follows Delacroix sibling Luke and his star-crossed romance with Marianne. Unlike the romances in the other two novels in the series, Luke and Marianne are more evenly matched in their personalities, but circumstances threaten to keep […]

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New Release: Take Flight

For today’s New Release, author T. E. Price tells us about her newest book, Take Flight. This sophomore novel was released on 6/15/21, published by Morgan James Publishing. Tell us a little about your novel.Hallie McClain’s struggle with fight-or-flight has become real as her life spirals out of control. After a brush with death at […]

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A Gilded Lady by Elizabeth Camden

The second novel of Camden’s Hope and Glory series, A Gilded Lady follows Caroline, the younger sister of Gray, the male lead of The Spice King. We met Caroline in the first novel, and her characterization is well-continued here. Especially her loyalty to her brother, Luke. The new addition is Nathaniel. He’s been assigned to […]

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Coming Soon: No Journey Too Far

Today we’re introducing No Journey Too Far, a new novel by Carrie Turansky. This sequel to her novel No Ocean Too Wide releases on 6/8/21, and is published by WaterBrook Multnomah. SPOILER ALERT: Because this is a sequel, some of the author’s answers to the questions about the book may be a bit spoilerish regarding […]

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Instagram Celebration Giveaway

I recently passed 400 followers on Instagram, and I wanted to do a little bit of a celebration. As a thank you for following me, I’m doing a BOOK GIVEAWAY! It’s exclusively on Instagram for my Insta followers. But there’s a twist… The winner gets to choose the book they want from some of the […]

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My Words Matter

I’m a hope*writer. My words matter. It’s a great reminder, because sometimes even the best of us can feel like frauds. Imposter syndrome is real. This reminder, for me, is two-fold, because my goal is to publish Christian fiction. My words matter. But also… My words matter. The message I convey has to honor God […]

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The Spice King by Elizabeth Camden

The cover alone on this one intrigued me. When I saw that it was a series, I knew I had to give it a shot. I was not disappointed. The male lead, Gray, is one of those characters that I just fall for. He’s serious, he’s reserved, but there’s something underneath that can be drawn […]

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Elantris by Brandon Sanderson

Fantasy novels are one of my top three favorite genres. I love getting lost in a completely different world. Brandon Sanderson’s Elantris is one of the best I’ve ever read. The fact that this was a debut novel blows my mind. The story, the characters, every little detail seems to be woven in with a […]

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New Release: Hope Between the Pages

Today we’re taking a look at Pepper Basham’s new novel, Hope Between the Pages. Released on April 1, 2021, Hope Between the Pages is the latest novel in the multi-author Doors to the Past series from Barbour Publishing. Let’s jump right in! Tell us a little about your new novel. Clara Blackwell helps her mother […]

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