Roseanna M. White is a writer of historical fiction. She has a series set in American history (Culper Ring series), British history (Ladies of the Manor series), and a set of novels set in the days of early Christianity. Her most recent release, Giver of Wonders, falls into the latter category. I became a fan … Continue reading Book Review: Giver of Wonders by Roseanna M. White
Stephanie Morrill is known for her work with young, aspiring writers. She's a mentor to some, a guide for others. She's also written six full-length novels and one novella. The Reinvention of Skylar Hoyt series provided a nice depiction of a real teen struggling with living a real faith. Most impressively (to me, anyway), Morrill's … Continue reading Book Review: The Lost Girl of Astor Street by Stephanie Morrill
Julie Klassen's most recent release, The Innkeeper of Ivy Hill, is the first installment in Klassen's first series.
Christian fiction is typically showcased through two primary avenues: The Christy Awards and The Carol Awards.
Mitchell's works typically combine exaggerated humor with surprisingly thoughtful moments. I love most of Mitchell's novels because they do this well.
Lisa T. Bergren has a plethora of historical fiction novels published, but six years ago (2011), she ventured into Young Adult fiction with a novel on time travel. In a unique CF offering, the novel took two teenage main characters back to medieval Italy. The first three books of the series (Waterfall, Cascade, and Torrent) … Continue reading Book Review: Three Wishes by Lisa T. Bergren
Are you new to Christian fiction? Or just looking for something new inside the genre? There are a huge number of authors and book selections that could offer a starting point. But here are 5 diverse suggestions that might get you going:
How can one book move me so fully while another leaves me so unfulfilled -- even though they're written by the same author?
The heart of what is needed in a successful story is the need for a wresting of true emotions.