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: Blackhearts

Blackhearts by Nicole Castroman Genre: young adult, historical, fiction Publisher: Simon Pulse Date: February 9, 2016 Reviewed by: Courtney DeWitt Fiction Addict Scorecard: B Blackbeard is one of the most famous pirates commonly known today. Thanks to movies like Pirates of the Caribbean, the romanticizing of pirates like him has produced more movies, the obligatory […]

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: 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 […]