Movie: The Resurrection of Gavin Stone

Title:  The Resurrection of Gavin Stone Directed by: Dallas Jenkins Theatrical Starring: Brett Dalton, D.B. Sweeney, Anjelah Johnson-Reyes, Shawn Michaels Release Date: January 20, 2017 Reviewed by: Lori Twichell Rating: PG FA Scorecard: A Gavin Stone grew up in the spotlight. Everything in his life revolved around him – and he knew it. As a […]

Book: The Sun is Also a Star

The Sun is Also a Star by Nicola Yoon Genre: Contemporary Young Adult Publisher: Delacorte Press Date: November 1, 2016 Reviewed by: Courtney DeWitt Fiction Addict Scorecard: B Ah, teen love. This is the kind of love where bliss and heartbreak occur within the same day. This is the kind of love that makes you […]

Movie: Hidden Figures

Title: Hidden Figures Directed by: Theodore Melfi Theatrical/Blu-Ray/DVD Starring: Taraji P. Henson, Octavia Spencer, Janelle Monáe, Kevin Costner Release Date: December 25, 2016 Reviewed by: Susan Tolleson Rating: PG FA Scorecard: A I love movies that share stories from history that have previously been “hidden” to us. Stories like “Argo” (which chronicles attempts to rescue […]

Book: Love Everlasting

Love Everlasting by Julie Lessman Genre: Inspirational Contemporary Romance Publisher: CreateSpace Independent Publishing Date: November 16, 2016 Reviewed by: Rachel Dixon Fiction Addict Scorecard: B I can not believe the emotions that consumed me as I read Love Everlasting. The hope, the sorrow, the love and the broken heart. Out of all the books I […]

Book: The Thorn Bearer

The Thorn Bearer by Pepper D. Basham Genre: Inspirational Historical Romance Publisher: Vinspire Date: May 7, 2015 Reviewed by: Rachel Dixon Fiction Addict Scorecard: A I am continuing reading a few books for my own personal enjoyment (instead of being part of an influencer or blog program), and I am LOVING it! The Thorn Bearer […]

Book: A Lesson in Love and Murder

A Lesson in Love and Murder by Rachel McMillan Genre: Inspirational Mystery Publisher: Harvest House Date: September 1, 2016 Reviewed by: Rachel Dixon Fiction Addict Scorecard: A From the iconic cover through to the Epilogue, Rachel McMillan has delivered another thrilling Herringford & Watts adventure. Filled with love and mystery, sorrow and murder, trust and […]

Book: The Bookshop on the Corner

The Bookshop on the Corner by Jenny Colgan Genre: Contemporary Fiction Publisher: William Morrow Paperbacks Date: September 20, 2016 Reviewed by: Courtney DeWitt Fiction Addict Scorecard: A Nothing seems to bring the contented wistfulness and escape that a book does. Purely opinion though this may be, I feel that some of you might agree. Part […]

Book: A Perilous Undertaking

Title: A Perilous Undertaking Author: Deanna Raybourn Genre: mystery, historical Publisher: Berkley Date:  January 10, 2017 Veronica Speedwell is back! And I for one, am utterly delighted.  But before I get into that, let me give a little backstory. Veronica Speedwell is an intrepid young butterfly hunter. Doesn’t sound too exciting does it? But she […]