The Promise of Dawn, by Lauraine Snelling

A story about the rough life lived by the daring pioneers of Minnesota. Even though the novel takes place starting in 1909, things were very difficult for this group of Norwegians looking for a better life than what they had in Norway. You will learn the intimate details of the journey, the settline, the struggles, […]

A Light in the Wilderness, by Jane Kirkpatrick, Susan Karsten’s latest book review

This book ranks among the BEST historical fiction books I have read in recent memory. This book, published by Revell, deserves to be a crossover hit.   Writing with the skill of an artist, Kirkpatrick brings it big-time!! Who’d have thought the story of one humble freewoman could be woven into such a delightful, thought-provoking, […]