Book Review: “A Noble Masquerade”, by Kristi Ann Hunter

If you like romance novels with delightful twists and turns, and a bit of tension thrown in for good measure, this debut novel from Kristi Ann Hunter will more than likely feed your literary desires. In A Noble Masquerade, the conflicts and tensions are “real-world”, which I like, and yet the whole setting “takes you away” […]

“Swept Away” by Vanessa Riley, a book review by Susan Karsten

You all know by now that I am an avid, book-consuming reader, across the genre spectrum. You may have also picked up on my special like/love for Regency romance. This lovely book, by my co-blogger over at Regency Reflections (check it out – there are Regency-themed blogs by me and some other writers, as well […]

Susan Karsten’s Latest book review: Prelude for a Lord, by Camille Elliot

Prelude for a Lord takes the reader on a little-used path, with a plot element I have never run across before. The violin, female musician, and the mysterious melange cooked up by the author for this delightful tale give a savor that is unforgettable. The delightful voice in this regency stays with you, even in […]

Giveaway of A Heart’s Rebellion ~ Excellent Inspirational Regency ~ Book Review by Susan Karsten

Newly published A Heart’s Rebellion, by Ruth Axtell, is one of the best (if not THE best)  books in the Christian fiction inspirational regency historical genre* that I have read. That’s saying a lot, as I have read hundreds of both ABA (general market) and CBA (Christian inspirational market) regency novels.  In fact, the reason I got […]

All About my WIP: “A Refuge for Rosanna”

Susan Karsten here! This aspiring fictionista is following in the blogsteps of the fabulous Susan M. Baganz,  http://livingourfaithoutloud.blogspot.com/2012/12/the-next-big-thing-blog-hop-following.html   who posted about Lord Harrow’s Heart last month. Today, I’d like to share a bit about my latest work in progress: What is the working title of your book? A Refuge for Rosanna  Where did the idea come […]