How Do You Write a Book Review?

Do you have an idea of how a book review should look? Just like any type of paper, there are rules you need to follow, and it has a certain format that you need to follow if you want to do it properly. Book reviews are basically critical perspectives on a test, and many college students are asked to write them. Because of that, it’s essential to know how to … Continue reading »How Do You Write a Book Review?

Camellia: Song of the River {Book Review}

I certainly had a hard time putting Camellia down until I had turned the last page. Another novel set during the Civil War {seems to be a theme for me at the moment, LOL}, a neat turn to this one was ‘seeing’ Vicksburg in my mind while reading the latter part of the novel which was set there. We had a family reunion there by the river, and spent a day at … Continue reading »Camellia: Song of the River {Book Review}

The Shadowed Onyx, by Nicole O’Dell {Book Review}

The Shadowed Onyx is a YA {Young Adult} fiction novel… which if you have followed my book reviews you know is not my standard. I was curious when I read the back and it mentioned; Friend’s Suicide, Witchcraft, and Depression. All things that seem to be more of an issue with today’s teens. With my girls so young it is easy to forget sometimes that they will be teenagers before … Continue reading »The Shadowed Onyx, by Nicole O’Dell {Book Review}

To Honor and Trust; by Judith Miller and Tracie Peterson

To Honor and Trust is set on Bridal Veil Island resort during 1913, this novel shows the blurring of social class lines and how those that were not happy living as ‘society’ expected fared. Whether it was following in your father’s footsteps… or living your live of nothing after having plenty… there is a character in this book that will tug at your dreams and remembrances. For Callie, her place in … Continue reading »To Honor and Trust; by Judith Miller and Tracie Peterson

The Icecutter’s Daughter, by Tracie Peterson {Book Review}

I am very excited to present this new book by Tracie Peterson to you… almost as excited as I was to have the chance to read it! And as with her other books, this one lived up to my anticipation and I couldn’t but it down.  To be released on March 1st, 2013 by Bethany House Publishers add a note to your calender. The Icecutter’s Daughter, is set during winter … Continue reading »The Icecutter’s Daughter, by Tracie Peterson {Book Review}

Taming the Wind, by Tracie Peterson {Book Review}

Taming the Wind, by Tracie Peterson; Book 3 of Land of the Lone Star series. I think know this was my favorite of the three books in this series. I do feel that you need to have read the 2nd book, Touching the Sky, to be really familiar with the lead characters in this book. Since it was more of a continuation of Touching the Sky, I love getting to see … Continue reading »Taming the Wind, by Tracie Peterson {Book Review}