May 21, 2012

Wish You Were Here



When Allison Denman kisses her fiance's brother 5 days before her wedding, you know that all may not go as planned.

Enjoy the ride as Allison learns about herself and what  God has planned for her and the men in her life!!!

May 16, 2012

The Bride Wore Blue

The train ride into Cripple Creek, Colorado is not what Vivian Sinclair and her aunt expected-a robbery and a close encounter with the thieves.

Vivian was coming to Colorado to meet up with her 3 sisters and to have a fresh start.  After a painful relationship in Maine, she was ready to start anew.  The first problem she encounters is that no one is hiring.  She looks all over town and finds there is nothing that she is qualified to do.  She is ready to give up, when suddenly she finds an opportunity to work as a hostess in a local brothel.  She has no idea what this “opportunity” will entail.

Take a journey with Vivian as she will come to find that only God can wash her from her painful past.

May 10, 2012

Hunter's Prize

The year is 1904 in Marcia Gruver’s latest novel Hunter’s Prize.  You will travel with Addie McRae from her home in Mississippi to Marshall, Texas to begin a job as governess to Cedric Whitfield. 

Cedric is a young boy who struggles with autism.  Having recently lost both parents in an accident, his Aunt Priscilla is looking for someone who can help guide him through his challenges in life.  Addie hopes she will fill this role in his life.

Soon after Addie arrives in Marshall, she meets Pearson Foster.  He is a treasure hunter visiting Marshall in search of a lost treasure onboard a sunken steamer.  Addie and Pearson are drawn to one another and the adventure begins.

Cedric himself is carrying a treasure around himself.  He has an obsession with collecting rocks and gemstones.  In the effort of collecting these rocks, an uncut diamond has been added to his collection of “treasures”.  A couple of thieves have followed him from South Africa in the hopes of stealing this treasure from him.

As Addie and Pearson’s relationship grows, will they be able to protect Cedric from the danger coming his way?

May 3, 2012

Mariah's Quest


The year is 1753.  Mariah and her sisters, Rose and Lily, have just arrived in Baltimore after a long journey from England.  They had sold themselves as indentured servants to keep their father from debtor’s prison.  Upon arriving in this new land, they are quickly sold and leave in totally different directions. 

Mariah ends up at a plantation in Virginia.  Colin Barclay brings her to his family home where she becomes a tutor to his three sisters.  Colin is drawn to Mariah’s beauty but his mother has other plans for him.  Mariah and Colin have another plan and become secretly engaged.    It will remain a secret from his family until he returns from battle.

Unfortunately, Colin returns home wounded.  The story becomes very interesting as he learns to function as a blind man.  Both Mariah and Colin learn to trust God in this new and uncertain situation.