Book: The Illusionist’s Apprentice

The Illusionist’s Apprentice by Kristy Cambron Genre: historical, inspirational, faith Publisher: Thomas Nelson Date: March 7, 2017 Reviewed by: Rachel Dixon Fiction Addict Scorecard: A Boston, 1926. Jenny “Wren” Lockhart is a bold eccentric–even for a female vaudevillian. As notorious for her inherited wealth and gentleman’s dress as she is for her unsavory upbringing in […]

Book: When Tides Turn

When Tides Turn by Sarah Sundin Genre: historical inspirational Publisher: Revell Date: March 14, 2017 Reviewed by: Rachel Dixon Fiction Addict Scorecard: A Every book in this series has been spectacular! Full of intrigue and drama, faith and freedom, handsome officers and daring heroines, and not to mention bursting with history! I have learned so […]

Book: The Memory of You

The Memory of You by Catherine West Genre: inspirational, chrisitan, contemporary Publisher: Thomas Nelson Date: March 28, 2017 Reviewed by: Rachel Dixon Fiction Addict Scorecard: B Set in the heart of California wine country, The Memory of You will pull on your heart and emotions. Facing the secrets of the past, Natalie and Tanner must […]

Book: Shadow Run

Shadow Run by Michael Miller and AdriAnne Strickland Genre: science fiction, young adult, adventure Publisher: Delacorte Press Date: March 21, 2017 Reviewed by: Lori Twichell Fiction Addict Scorecard: A Life on board the cargo ship Kaitan Heritage is like nothing Nev has ever known before. The work is hard, the hours are long, and it seems […]

Movie: Florence Foster Jenkins

Florence Foster Jenkins Directed by: Jeff Nichols Blu-Ray/DVD Starring: Meryl Streep, Hugh Grant, Simon Helberg, Release Date: December 13, 2016 Reviewed by: Jennifer L Farey Rating: PG-13 FA Scorecard: A From the beginning, you know there’s something unique about New York socialite and heiress, Florence Foster Jenkins. At the arts club (which she founded) she […]

Movie: Beauty and the Beast

Title: Beauty and the Beast Directed by: Bill Condon Theatrical Starring: Emma Watson, Dan Stevens, Luke Evans, Ewan McGregor Release Date: March 17, 2017 Reviewed by: Rachel Dixon Rating: PG FA Scorecard: A “With a dreamy far off look and her nose stuck in a book.” Two days after seeing Beauty & the Beast, I […]

Movie: The Lobster

The Lobster Directed by: Yorgos Lanthimos Blu-Ray, DVD Starring: Colin Farrell, Rachel Weisz, John C. Reilly Release Date: August 2, 2016 Reviewed by: Lori  Heiselman Rating: R FA Scorecard: C This review of The Lobster may end up reading as a bit of a rant, simply because I can’t remember a movie that I loved […]

Book: Long Time Gone

Long Time Gone by Mary Connealy Genre: Christian Historical Fiction Publisher: Bethany House Date: February 28, 2017 Reviewed by: Rachel Dixon Fiction Addict Scorecard: B Fast paced and filled with all the adventure, suspense, comedy, and romance that I have come to expect from Mary Connealy. The Boden clan is a family that I am […]