Title: First Impressions: A Contemporary Retelling of Pride and Prejudice Written By: Debra Smith White Genre: Contemporary Christian Romance Recommended Ages: 15 and up (due to mention of out-of-wedlock pregnancy and drug use) Introduction: One of my favorite Jane Austen books is Pride and Prejudice, so when I had the opportunity to read this book, […]
I used to be a panster. Then I started doing basic outlines, but often ended up not following them. Around the time I started writing my first mystery novel, I was a planster, with no big ties to either camp. Having never written a mystery before, I wasn’t sure how to do it. But I […]
Title: Deadly Proof Written By: Rachel Dylan Genre: Contemporary Christian Thriller Recommended Ages: 15+ Introduction: I like lawyer novels, but so many of them have content I don’t care for. This book was refreshing for it’s thrilling, but clean content.
Everyone faces hard times in their life. Some are harder than others. Some seem hard at the time, but in the long run aren’t that hard. Other things feel like they will break you and that life can never get back to normal. Today, I would like to share a little bit of encouragement in […]
Happy May! A month ago, I said that April in Wisconsin could mean either temperatures of 70 or we could get snow. Well, we got both. Over 30″ of snow this month, including one weekend snowstorm where we got about 20″! Then yesterday, the temps got to 77 degrees! Talk about crazy weather. My goals […]