“The Innkeeper of Ivy Hill” ~ Book Review...

Feb 20, 2017 by

Welcome back to Rachel’s Back Talk! I’m so glad you could join me again. Today I am reviewing the first book of Julie Klassen’s newest series, The Innkeeper of Ivy Hill.    As is my custom, if I could ask Julie one question about The Innkeeper of Ivy Hill, it would be — “What drew you to writing about an innkeeper’s life?” And if you want to know why I asked that question, I guess you’ll just have to read the book to find out!   And without further ado, onto Rachel’s Back Talk!                                                                  From the Back Cover: The lifeblood of the Wiltshire village...

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Kristi Ann Hunter ~ Interview & Giveaway!...

Feb 10, 2017 by

Welcome back to Rachel’s Back Talk! Another Friday interview! Today’s interview is with Kristi Ann Hunter. I had the opportunity to review her newest book An Uncommon Courtship earlier this week. So without further ado, on to Rachel’s Back Talk – Special Edition! RR: Hi Kristi! Thanks for joining me on Rachel’s Back Talk today! To start, when did you know that you wanted to be a writer? KH: I was in elementary school and an author came to visit. He said the book we’d read started as a project in his English class. Being a kid, I heard “I wrote a book in 4th grade” and started thinking I could do it. Several years later, I actually did. RR: That sounds like me! So how would you describe your writing process? Are you more of a planner or...

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“An Uncommon Courtship” ~ Book Review...

Feb 6, 2017 by

Welcome back to Rachel’s Back Talk! I’m so glad you could join me again. Today I am reviewing Kristi Ann Hunter’s book, An Uncommon Courtship.   As is my custom, if I could ask Kristi one question about An Uncommon Courtship it would be — “What gave you the idea to have Trent forced into a marriage?” And if you want to know why I asked that question, I guess you’ll just have to read the book to find out!   And without further ado, onto Rachel’s Back Talk!                                                                 From the Back Cover: Life for Lady Adelaide Bell was easier if she hid in...

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“So Rare A Gift” by Amber Lynn Perry...

Jan 23, 2017 by

Welcome back to Rachel’s Back Talk! I’m so glad you could join me again. Today I am reviewing Amber Lynn Perry’s book, So Rare A Gift.   As is my custom, if I could ask Amber one question about So Rare A Gift it would be — “Is it difficult to write a ‘marry for protection’ story line?” And if you want to know why I asked that question, I guess you’ll just have to read the book to find out!   And without further ado, onto Rachel’s Back Talk!                                                                 From the Back Cover: Escape is Anna Rone’s only option. Never again will she...

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“Never Forget” ~ Book Review...

Jan 9, 2017 by

Welcome back to Rachel’s Back Talk! I’m so glad you could join me again. Today I am reviewing Jody Hedlund’s book, Never Forget, the 5th book in her Beacons of Hope series!   As is my custom, if I could ask Jody one question about Never Forget it would be — “What made you want to give Nathaniel his own ‘lighthouse’ story?” And if you want to know why I asked that question, I guess you’ll just have to read the book to find out!   And without further ado, onto Rachel’s Back Talk!                                                                         From the Back Cover: Rose Island Lighthouse,...

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“For the Record” ~ Book Review...

Dec 26, 2016 by

Welcome back to Rachel’s Back Talk! I’m so glad you could join me again. Today I am reviewing Regina Jenning’s newest release, For the Record.   As is my custom, if I could ask Regina one question about For the Record it would be — “After the readers learned about Betsy in the earlier books, was it difficult to find a hero that fit her perfectly?” And if you want to know why I asked that question, I guess you’ll just have to read the book to find out!   And without further ado, onto Rachel’s Back Talk!                                                               From the Back Cover: Betsy Huckabee might...

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“Giver of Wonders” ~ Book Review...

Dec 12, 2016 by

Welcome back to Rachel’s Back Talk! I’m so glad you could join me again. Today I am reviewing Roseanna White’s book, Giver of Wonders.   As is my custom, if I could ask Roseanna one question about Giver of Wonders it would be — “What made you want to write about the story of St. Nicholas?” And if you want to know why I asked that question, I guess you’ll just have to read the book to find out!   And without further ado, onto Rachel’s Back Talk!   From the Back Cover: Cyprus was little more than a child when a fall left her paralyzed…and when the boy known as the wonder-worker healed her. Ever since, she has wondered why the Lord spared her, what he has in store for her. But her...

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