Fiction Reviews · The Bottom Shelf: YA or Adult

Book Review: The Mona Lisa Mirror Mystery

"Whoosh. I can't tell if that sound is coming from around me, but soon there are more sounds. Water, brown water, is swirling all around me and there's an undertow to it." -The Mona Lisa Mirror Mystery About the Book... Addy is a young girl living in New Mexico. When she begins to have weird… Continue reading Book Review: The Mona Lisa Mirror Mystery

Fiction Reviews · The Top Shelf: YA or Adult

Book Review: Many Sparrows

"What is there?" she asked. "The way forward. It'll be shown to us." -Many Sparrows About the Book... Clare is following her husband along the trail to the Ohio territory, with their young son and soon to be born child, when her nightmare becomes reality. All in one night, her husband is killed, her son… Continue reading Book Review: Many Sparrows

Fiction Reviews · The Middle Shelf: YA or Adult

Book Review: The Golden Thread

"The only way of being delivered from temptation is to be brave, and do what is right, come what may." -Norman MacLeod The Golden Thread About the Book... Young Philip lives in the kingdom of Hemlock, where his father is the King. The kingdom is happy and safe, and full of joy and love. However,… Continue reading Book Review: The Golden Thread

Fiction Reviews · The Top Shelf: YA or Adult

Book Review: Stepping Heavenward

“...if God chooses quite another lot for you, you may be sure that He sees that you need something totally different from what you want.” - Elizabeth Prentiss Stepping Heavenward* About the Book Katy Mortimer is turning sixteen, and her mother has gifted her with a journal. Katy takes the journal, and records the next several… Continue reading Book Review: Stepping Heavenward