Life or Something Like It, Real Life

What Rachel Held Evans Meant to Me

I've been going through a lot of emotions this past week. Just over a week ago, the world lost a beautiful voice in the faith community, and I've been struggling with how to mourn her. There are so many more eloquent posts that have been written by Rachel in the past week, but I felt… Continue reading What Rachel Held Evans Meant to Me

Cover Reveal, My Bookshelf

Renegade Red Covers Revealed!

  *Want to look closer? Check out the large-size cover graphics at the end of this post. RENEGADE RED REVEALED! RENEGADE RED, the sequel to the award-winning novel SHATTERED BLUE will be available in THREE special edition covers, in both Hardcover and Paperback, in March 2017! Distribution from online sites and into bookstores will be… Continue reading Renegade Red Covers Revealed!

Blog Tour, Books, My Bookshelf

Blog Tour: Saving Phoebe Murrow by Herta Feely with an Exclusive Excerpt and Giveaway!

When I first heard about the novel Saving Phoebe Murrow a couple  months ago I was intrigued. I tried to obtain an ARC at that time, but wasn't selected as part of the lottery so when I was contacted about participating in the Blog Tour for the novel I immediately jumped on board, because I… Continue reading Blog Tour: Saving Phoebe Murrow by Herta Feely with an Exclusive Excerpt and Giveaway!

ARC August, Monthly Review, My Bookshelf, Recapping Reads

ARC August 2016 Wrap-Up

Well, I have to confess this year's ARC August (hosted by Read.Sleep.Repeat. ) was not nearly as successful as last year. I only read a grand total of four (!) books this month, much less than the nine I had hoped to get through (and the 11 ARCs I read last August). But sometimes life… Continue reading ARC August 2016 Wrap-Up