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Devote Yourself to this Book Series: On Wings of Devotion by Roseanna M. White

★★★★★ Welcome to the Blog Tour & Giveaway for On Wings of Devotion by Roseanna M. White!This tour is hosted by JustRead Publicity Tours! On Wings of Devotion by Roseanna M. WhiteBook 2 in The Codebreakers seriesPage Count: 400 pagesPublisher: Bethany House PublishersPub Date: January 7, 2020 What I Loved: The main characters, Phillip and Arabelle had such… Continue reading Devote Yourself to this Book Series: On Wings of Devotion by Roseanna M. White

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Paper Wife by Laila Ibrahim

★★★★ Paper Wife by Laila IbrahimPage Count: 293 pagesPublisher: Lake Union PublishingPub Date: October 30, 2018 What I Loved: Paper Wife was a story filled with so much determination and pure resolve to make things work and I loved that! Mei Ling continues, time after time, to make choices that will take care of her, and her family.… Continue reading Paper Wife by Laila Ibrahim

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Mustard Seed by Laila Ibrahim

★★★★ Mustard Seed by Laila IbrahimSequel to Yellow Crocus by Laila IbrahimPage Count: 284 pagesPublisher: Lake Union PublishingPub Date: Nov 7, 2017 What I Loved: With the characters years older than where we left them at the end of Yellow Crocus, I loved seeing the changes in each of their lives. The children of Lisbeth… Continue reading Mustard Seed by Laila Ibrahim

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Yellow Crocus by Laila Ibrahim

★★★★★ My Thoughts: What I Loved: I stumbled across this book as I was perusing Amazon's Kindle library. The synopsis grabbed me and I was not disappointed! The relationship between the two main characters, Lisbeth and Mattie was so beautiful. I loved being able to watch their relationship develop from Lisbeth's birth. While the story… Continue reading Yellow Crocus by Laila Ibrahim

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Jeanne by Sylvia Hornback

A journey from abandonment and abuse to forgiveness and truth Just the Details: Jeanne: A Journey from abandonment and abuse to forgiveness and truth by Sylvia HornbackGenre:  Historical FictionPublisher:  Briggs and SchusterPublishing date:   November 1, 2019Content Warnings: PG rating, a few swear words and adult themes of parental neglect Word on the Street: Don't miss the latest… Continue reading Jeanne by Sylvia Hornback

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Firefly by India Millar

Warrior Woman of the Samurai #1 ★★★★ Firefly: Warrior Woman of the Samurai Book 1 by India Millar Genre: Historical Fiction, Romance Page Count: 324 pages Publisher: Red Empress Publishing Publishing Date: September 10, 2019 My Thoughts: What I Loved: The main character in this story is Keiko and I loved her SO MUCH! She… Continue reading Firefly by India Millar

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Cecilia House by Simon Gandossi

Just the Details: Book:  Cecilia House by Simon GandossiGenre:  Historical FictionPublisher:  XlibrisRelease date:   September, 2019Content Warning: PG-13 + M: This book contains mature themes and scenes with child abuse. What's This Book About Anyway? Life is a precious gift and it can change within the blink of an eye, something Patricia discovered at a young age. After an… Continue reading Cecilia House by Simon Gandossi

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Of Bitter Herbs and Sweet Confections by Susan Shalev

★★★★★ My Thoughts: What I Loved: Susan Shalev's writing sucked me into this story. I would be distracted while I was reading by something (a child or my husband) and I felt like I was coming out of a trance. I truly stepped into the pages of this book and was pulled into these character's… Continue reading Of Bitter Herbs and Sweet Confections by Susan Shalev

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From Sand and Ash by Amy Harmon

★★★★★ My Thoughts: What I Loved: I love it when a historical fiction novel takes me on a new journey, especially when it's about World War II. There are so many WWII historical fiction novels written and it is wonderful when a new story emerges from one. How I Felt: Ugh, this book ripped my… Continue reading From Sand and Ash by Amy Harmon

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Silent Honor by Danielle Steel

★★★★★ My Thoughts: What I Loved: The book's main character, Hiroko's determination throughout the book was empowering. I loved to see how she continued to overcome obstacle after obstacle. How I Felt: The book is a love story, so I did feel the love, but the topic of internment camps tugged at my heart strings… Continue reading Silent Honor by Danielle Steel