Shadowed Loyalty – Roseanna M. White | A Book Review

Sabina Mancari never questioned her life as the daughter of Chicago’s leading mob boss until bullets tear apart her world and the man she thought she loved turns out to be an undercover Prohibition agent. Ambushes, bribes, murder, prostitution—all her life, her father sheltered her from his crimes, but now she can no longer turn… Continue reading Shadowed Loyalty – Roseanna M. White | A Book Review

Butterfly Yellow – Thanhhà Lai | Bookish Thoughts

Published: 2019 | 4 stars | Add on: TheStoryGraph or Goodreads Butterfly Yellow is a recent novel that tells the story of Hang (hereafter known as H, due to the fact that the proper letters are unavailable), a young woman who immigrates to the United States from Vietnam, a country that - at the time… Continue reading Butterfly Yellow – Thanhhà Lai | Bookish Thoughts

To Treasure An Heiress – Roseanna M. White | Pirate Treasure + Stunning Islands | A Book Review

Title: To Treasure an Heiress Author: Roseanna M. White Publication: Bethany House, 2022 Genre(s): Historical Fiction, Christian Fiction Personal Rating: ★★★★.5 Add @ Goodreads | TheStoryGraph | BookBub Order A Copy @ Amazon | Christian Books | Barnes & Noble | Roseanna’s Shop Summary Beth Tremayne has always been drawn to adventure. During her childhood, she fed that desire by exploring every inch of the Isles of Scilly. As an adolescent, she… Continue reading To Treasure An Heiress – Roseanna M. White | Pirate Treasure + Stunning Islands | A Book Review

The Inheritance Games – Jennifer Lynn Barnes | A (Brief) Book Review

Avery Grambs has a plan for a better future: survive high school, win a scholarship, and get out. But her fortunes change in an instant when billionaire Tobias Hawthorne dies and leaves Avery virtually his entire fortune. The catch? Avery has no idea why--or even who Tobias Hawthorne is. To receive her inheritance, Avery must… Continue reading The Inheritance Games – Jennifer Lynn Barnes | A (Brief) Book Review

Some Other Now – Sarah Everett | A (Brief) Book Review

Before she kissed one of the Cohen boys, seventeen-year-old Jessi Rumfield knew what it was like to have a family—even if, technically, that family didn’t belong to her. She’d spent her childhood in the house next door, challenging Rowan Cohen to tennis matches while his older brother, Luke, studied in the background and Mel watched… Continue reading Some Other Now – Sarah Everett | A (Brief) Book Review

The Nature of A Lady – Roseanna M. White | Beautiful Islands & A Treasure Hunt | A Book Review

Title: The Nature of A Lady Author: Roseanna M. White Publication: Bethany House, 2021 Genre(s): Historical Fiction, Christian Fiction Personal Rating: ★★★★.5 Links: Goodreads, Storygraph, BookBub, Barnes & Noble Summary: 1906Lady Elizabeth "Libby" Sinclair, with her love of microscopes and nature, isn't favored in society. She flees to the beautiful Isles of Scilly for the summer and stumbles into the dangerous secrets left behind… Continue reading The Nature of A Lady – Roseanna M. White | Beautiful Islands & A Treasure Hunt | A Book Review

A Portrait of Loyalty – Roseanna M. White | WWI, Photography & A Mysterious Code-Breaker | A Book Review

Title: A Portrait of Loyalty Author: Roseanna M. White Publication: Bethany House, 2020 Genre(s): Historical Fiction, Christian Fiction Personal Rating: ★★★★ Links: Goodreads, Storygraph, BookBub, Barnes & Noble CW/TW: Unexpected Death, War Violence Summary: Zivon Marin was one of Russia's top cryptographers until the October Revolution tore apart his world. Forced to flee to England after speaking out against Lenin, Zivon is driven by… Continue reading A Portrait of Loyalty – Roseanna M. White | WWI, Photography & A Mysterious Code-Breaker | A Book Review

Six of Crows & Crooked Kingdom – Leigh Bardugo | Well, did they live up to the hype? | A Double Book Review

Hello again, dear readers. I hope that you are having a decent week so far. We have had some incredible spring weather this week, and it has been lovely and refreshing. I hadn't realized how much I missed being able to go for longish walks and simply being outside. Anyway, I am happy to be… Continue reading Six of Crows & Crooked Kingdom – Leigh Bardugo | Well, did they live up to the hype? | A Double Book Review

On Wings of Devotion by Roseanna M. White | WWI, Wonderful Characters & Suspense | Book Review

Title: On Wings of Devotion Author: Roseanna M. White Publication: Bethany House, 2020 Genre(s): Historical Fiction, Christian Fiction Personal Rating: ★★★★★ Links: Goodreads, Storygraph, BookBub, Barnes & Noble CW: War Violence, Minor Sexual Content Summary: All of England thinks Major Phillip Camden a monster—a man who deliberately caused the deaths of his squadron. But he would have preferred to die that day with his… Continue reading On Wings of Devotion by Roseanna M. White | WWI, Wonderful Characters & Suspense | Book Review

The Number of Love – Roseanna M. White | WWI, Cryptography, Hurting and Beautiful Characters | Book Review

Title: The Number of Love Author: Roseanna M. White Publication: Bethany House, 2019 Genre(s): Historical Fiction, Christian Fiction, WWI Personal Rating: ★★★★ Links: Goodreads, Bookbub, Storygraph TW: Death, War Violence Summary: Three years into the Great War, England’s greatest asset is their intelligence network—field agents risking their lives to gather information, and codebreakers able to… Continue reading The Number of Love – Roseanna M. White | WWI, Cryptography, Hurting and Beautiful Characters | Book Review