A Fire Sparkling by Julianne MacLean

★★★★★ What I Thought: What I Loved: The then and now story line in this book was amazing....I'm always a sucker for it!  Initially, I wasn't sure I was going to like the "then" part of the story, but I got sucked in really fast!How I Felt: I was all over the place with this… Continue reading A Fire Sparkling by Julianne MacLean

Spring House by Mary Ellen Taylor

★★★★ What I Thought of this Book: What I Loved: I loved that this was a sequel that extended the story of the Winter Cottage book by Mary Ellen Taylor . The story featured Megan Buchanan's story, but still had some of the lovable characters from Winter Cottage. One other thing that I really loved… Continue reading Spring House by Mary Ellen Taylor

Winter Cottage by Mary Ellen Taylor

★★★★ My Thoughts: What I Loved:  The mysteries surrounding the story were amazing!  I wanted to know all the answers.  I love when a book jumps back and forth in time to tell the story and this one did it so well.How I Felt: I was surprised as I uncovered answers to secrets.  There were… Continue reading Winter Cottage by Mary Ellen Taylor

Water for Elephants by Sara Gruen

⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐ What I Thought: What I Loved: I am a sucker for a now and then story line. I liked the reflection of a love story through Jacob's memories. He speaks with such feeling about his life that he moves you. How I Felt: I think I had all the feelings through this book. Giggles,… Continue reading Water for Elephants by Sara Gruen

What the Wind Knows by Amy Harmon

⭐⭐⭐⭐ What I Loved: The unraveling of the story through clues early in the book, but fleshed out at later times. How I felt: I really enjoyed this book, but I did disengage a bit when the writing focused on the Irish wars. I felt like it pulled me out of the story a bit.… Continue reading What the Wind Knows by Amy Harmon