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Review: Esther by Rebecca Kanner

Review: Esther by Rebecca Kanner

Many Christians (especially women) know the story of brave Hadassah, entering the throne room of the king unannounced to save her people. She is an icon in biblical history, a legend passed down through the generations. In Esther by , she is seen in a new light. She is given more than just a pretty face. She […]

Posted November 2, 2015 by Lillian in Reviews / 1 Comment
Weekend Reads #48 – Gildemer Vol. 2 by A.S. Oren

Weekend Reads #48 – Gildemer Vol. 2 by A.S. Oren

A few months ago I started reading this wonderful serial series by called Gildemer. At the time the author was releasing an episode (roughly 20-30 pages) every two weeks. It was awesome because it was like reading your favorite TV show, full of drama, suspense and lots of surprises. The author decided to go to […]

Posted October 31, 2015 by Lillian in Reviews / 0 Comments
Review: After Alice by Gregory Maguire

Review: After Alice by Gregory Maguire

Initial Reaction: WHAT DID YOU DO TO MY WONDERLAND?! The first time I ever read Lewis Carroll’s Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland I was ten. I loved every single word, even the ones I didn’t understand at the time. As an adult, I STILL love the classic. Carroll developed a world with strange and beautiful creatures, a world where anything […]

Posted October 30, 2015 by Lillian in Reviews / 1 Comment
Weekend Reads #46 – Miltic Vol. 1 by A.S. Oren

Weekend Reads #46 – Miltic Vol. 1 by A.S. Oren

I am loving The Gates series by ! Series one of the Gates follows the characters of Gildemer. Series two just started this month and follows the characters of Miltic. Both are so good and so unique. I love how the author is bridging them together too. It brings a whole new level to serial series. If […]

Posted October 17, 2015 by Lillian in Reviews / 0 Comments
Review: At the Water’s Edge by Sara Gruen

Review: At the Water’s Edge by Sara Gruen

At the Water’s Edge by  is a stunning adventure about a young woman who follows her husband and his friend on a quest to find the loch ness monster. I have to say that this book was not at all what I expected and that made it even more enjoyable! Water for Elephants is perhaps one of my […]

Posted July 29, 2015 by Lillian in Reviews / 2 Comments
Review: Burnt Devotion by Rebecca Ethington

Review: Burnt Devotion by Rebecca Ethington

Initial Reaction: And And   Oh Rebecca Ethington you’ve done it again!!!! You’ve thrown a wrench into my perfect story and happily ever after and I just can’t deal with it!!!!  Burnt Devotion by Rebecca Ethington is the long awaited book five of the Imdalind series. Originally this addition was going to be a novella told […]

Posted May 4, 2015 by Lillian in Reviews / 2 Comments
Review: Cinder by Marissa Meyer

Review: Cinder by Marissa Meyer

A cyborg Cinderella….really?! So that was my initial reaction a few years back when Cinder by hit the shelves. In fact, if I’m being honest, that was my reaction to ALL fairy tale retellings. My thoughts were why mess up a good story. Well, I’m here to confess something to you… Cinder is just…I was just so…OMG!!! […]

Posted January 22, 2015 by Lillian in Reviews / 14 Comments
Review: Persuaded by Misty Dawn Pulsipher

Review: Persuaded by Misty Dawn Pulsipher

Persuaded by is a modern day re-telling of the Jane Austen classic Persuasion and follows the relationship of Hanna Elliot and Captain Derick Wentworth. Hanna is a school teacher, 28, and unmarried, heading to the beach to spend the summer with her younger sister and her family when she runs into her ex. Derick is an accomplished sailor, […]

Posted January 20, 2015 by Lillian in Reviews / 2 Comments