Review of The Roll of the Drums, by Jan Drexler

This is an extremely moving story. Such talent and originality shown by this author. I felt like I was there, back in Civil War days Ohio. Each character is so well-written–  whether it be the hero, the misfit Amish lady who takes care of a critically ill woman, or the young daughter struggling to come […]

Review of Stitches in Time, by Suzanne Woods Fisher

This was a really good story. As we read this one, we learn about the experiences of a newly-tapped Amish deacon.  This particular character was not too far along in life from his years as a delinquent. His little wife had also come fairly recently out of the foster care system. Their names are Izzy […]

Review of 100 Words of Affirmation Your Husband Needs to Hear, by Lisa Jacobson

This is a wonderful, easy-to-digest book. The suggestions are things I would actually feel comfortable saying. Many of them are praises, expressions of thanks, and words of love. For example, “Thank you for all you do for me.” “I love how strong you are.” “You have the best ideas”. You’ll see your husband’s eyes shine. […]

Review of Dark Ambitions, by Irene Hannon

The exciting Code of Honor trilogy comes to its dramatic conclusion with Hannon’s Dark Ambitions. The thrills and chills are abundant, and if romantic suspense is your thing, you will be very satisfied. Clues and conflict ramp up the tension and excitement. There’s romance between Rick, an ex-military man of high caliber, and Heather who […]