The Edge of Belonging by Amanda Cox – a review

From the title, to the cover, to the way the story draws you immediately in, this debut novel delivers. On top of characters I can relate to, this book contains several high-interest elements. I enjoy reading about adoption mysteries, estate sales, and inheritances – all of which are contained in this book – and I […]

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 […]

Interview of Anita Higman, author of Summer’s List – a newly released inspirational romance

Hello, dear Gracious Woman readers!  Today, I am bringing you some info on Anita Higman and her new book, “Summer’s List” — My own review of the book will be the next blog post sent out from me — so watch for that.  I had a chance to do some Q & A with Anita, and […]

“The Desire” by Dan Walsh & Gary Smalley, Susan Karsten’s latest book review

A lovely, touching story for the general reader, but with special significance for those whose lives have been touched by infertility or adoption. I don’t want to give away any of this delicious story, so deftly plotted, but you will enjoy it. The drama, the heartbreak, the lovable characters — it all makes you turn […]

Susan Karsten’s latest Book Review: One Perfect Spring, by Irene Hannon

One of the FINEST inspirational romances I have EVER read. I won’t give away any of the delicious plot details–you’ll want to discover them on your own–but, I will tell you why this book, One Perfect Spring is so great. Endorsed by massively successful Debbie McComber, One Perfect Spring delivers. The hero and heroine are […]