Newsies: A History

by Scott Green This Walt Disney LIVE stage production is based on a true historical event that changed the world in 1899.  At this time, the streets of New York City were filled with Newsboys peddling the newspapers of Joseph Pulitzer, William Randolph Hearst, and several other newspaper distributors. This was the only way poor […]

Sail Away on an Adventure with The Captain’s Daughter        

The Captain’s Daughter by Jennifer Delamere Genre: historical, romance, inspirational Publisher: Bethany House Publishers Date: June 6, 2017 Reviewed by: Rachel Dixon Fiction Addict Scorecard: B When a series of circumstances beyond her control leave Rosalyn Bernay alone and penniless in London, she chances upon a job backstage at a theater that is presenting the […]

One of the BEST books of 2017

A Name Unknown by Roseanna M. White Genre: Historical Fiction, Inspirational, Mystery, Romance Publisher: Bethany House Date: 7/4/2017 Reviewed by: Rachel Dixon Fiction Addict Scorecard: A Rosemary Gresham has no family beyond the band of former urchins that helped her survive as a girl in the mean streets of London. Grown now, they concentrate on […]

Move Over Miss Marple!

Posie Parker Mysteries by L.B. Hathaway Genre: mystery Publisher: Whitehaven Man Press London Date: June 28, 2014 Reviewed by: Caitlin Anderson Fiction Addict Scorecard: A There comes a sad point in every mystery aficionado’s life when they finally reach the end of the Agatha Christie canon. When Miss Marple and Hercule Poirot become cliche and […]

The Girl Who Ran….

The Girl Who Ran by Frances Poletti & Kristina Yee Illustrated by Susanna Champan Genre: Children’s, history Publisher: Compendium Inc Date: June 13, 2017 Reviewed by: Lori Twichell Fiction Addict Scorecard: A Bobbi Gibb was the first woman to run the Boston Marathon. It really seems like that should be a really, really really long […]

1407 B.C. Where will Yahweh lead you?

Wings of the Wind: Out From Egypt book 3 by Connilyn Cossette Genre: inspirational, history Publisher: Bethany House Date: May 2, 2017 Reviewed by: Rachel Dixon Fiction Addict Scorecard: A Alanah, a Canaanite, is no stranger to fighting and survival. When her family is killed in battle with the Hebrews, she disguises herself and sneaks […]