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Marching as to War

by Mari Carlson

"Marching as to War" is an emotional historical novel in which a young relationship refracts the troubles of the Vietnam era. A Vietnam veteran’s war trauma plays out in his marriage in Scharlie Martin’s historical novel "Marching as... Read More

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Orchid Blooming

by Karen Rigby

Two wounded people learn to accommodate each other in "Orchid Blooming", a romance novel about building love and trust despite one’s past traumas. A tragedy-stricken woman’s search for her mother’s heritage permeates Carol Van Den... Read More

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Stone Heart

by Karen Rigby

In the novel "Stone Heart", former lovers reunite but face painful fallout. In Susan K. Hamilton’s novel "Stone Heart", a rock star regrets leaving her first love behind. Lauren, the lead singer of the Kingmakers, returns to New York... Read More

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The Orchard

by John M. Murray

An unassuming fruit orchard holds the promise of a peaceful future for a hardworking Amish family in Beverly Lewis’s novel "The Orchard". Ellie values her faith and her family, but tending to a generations-old peach and apple orchard... Read More

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Earning It

by Karen Rigby

A former couple’s feelings are tested during a paradise vacation in the lighthearted romance novel "Earning It". Animosity turns to love in E. F. Dodd’s romance novel "Earning It", in which a woman reunites with her ex-boyfriend. Rae... Read More

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Finding Harmony

by Karen Rigby

A talented vocalist and a frustrated worship team leader find love through music in Alyssa Roat and Hope Bolinger’s lighthearted romance novel. The Vine Community Chapel’s worship team needs help with its lineup. Elijah, its new... Read More

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Hearts of Briarwall

by Karen Rigby

A spirited maverick with a passion for cars meets her match in Krista Jensen’s ebullient Edwardian romance, "Hearts of Briarwall". Lydia, whose parents died in her youth, is shepherded by her conscientious brother, Andrew, though... Read More

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Love's Rebirth

by Carolina Ciucci

The compelling historical novel Love’s Rebirth pronounces links between love and spirituality via a woman’s romance with a Texas Ranger. In Adria Cruz Tabor’s historical novel Love’s Rebirth, a young woman works to find love and... Read More

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