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Review of Descent into Hell (1937) by Charles Williams

Review by Mary G

Thecla W pointed me to the comment on the dust jacket as she lent me her copy of Descent into Hell… 786 more words

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King Solomon on What She Wanted

Bilqis, the Queen of Sheba, was the first royalty to visit King Solomon. The Bible states  “and Solomon did everything that she asked.”  So what did she want? 868 more words

King Solomon

Dauntless (Valiant Hearts #1)

Dauntless by Dina L. Sleiman
My rating: 4 of 5 stars

I love this book! I’m glad I got picked this ARC title out. I’ve been describing this book to my friends as a female Robin Hood story, even though it much more than that. 208 more words


Pulitzer Prize-winning Gilead failed to draw me in


Gilead is a fictional autobiography of a small-town reverend named John Ames. When John finds out his heart is failing, he begins to write a “never-ending letter” to his 7-year-old son, hoping to pass along stories he may not get the chance to tell. 499 more words


Shameless Self-Promotion

      Back in 2011 I received a phone call informing me that I was a winner in the 28th annual Writers of the Future contest.  My novelette… 150 more words

Religion: yes or no?

Steer clear of religion, readers don’t like it. This was the advice given to me a dozen years ago by one of those apparently market-savvy literary consultants who advise writers hoping to find a publisher for their novel. 288 more words


A Draw of Kings (The Staff and the Sword #3)

A Draw of Kings by Patrick W. Carr
My rating: 4 of 5 stars

I honestly wish I would have known that this was the third and final book to The Staff & The Sword series. 231 more words