Free on Kindle: Tuesday, May 21

Today, Alison Strobel Morrow’s book Composing Amelia: A Novel will be free on kindle. Remember, you don’t need to own a kindle to read on a kindle. You just need a computer or a kindle smartphone app. I love reading kindle books on my cell phone. It saves me from having to lug a book or a kindle around in my purse. I’ve read and reviewed a few of Alison’s books and I really enjoy reading them. Plus, there’s nothing better than a free book, right? This one has a solid 4.5 stars (out of 5) on … [Read more...]

Review: The Heart of Memory: A Novel by Alison Strobel

Book: The Heart of Memory (Paperback)( Kindle) Author: Alison Strobel Publisher: Zondervan ISBN: 9780310289470 Pages/Price: 304/$12.99 Category: Christian fiction About The Heart of Memory facebook | twitter | website (don’t forget to sign up for Alison’s free newsletter) *****Download the kindle version for $2.99 until May 13th, 2011***** When beloved Christian writer and speaker Savannah Trover becomes gravely ill, she has to face the sham that her faith has become. Days … [Read more...]

FIRST Wild Card Tours: That’s When I Talk to God by Dan and Ali Morrow

It is time for a FIRST Wild Card Tour book review! If you wish to join the FIRST blog alliance, just click the button. We are a group of reviewers who tour Christian books. A Wild Card post includes a brief bio of the author and a full chapter from each book toured. The reason it is called a FIRST Wild Card Tour is that you never know if the book will be fiction, non~fiction, for young, or for old...or for somewhere in between! Enjoy your free peek into the book! You never know when I … [Read more...]

A Thank You From Alison Strobel

This is a message directly from Alison Strobel, author of The Weight of Shadows: Hey there! I just wanted to say thanks to my fine blog hostess and to her readers. I have been really excited to see how many people are thinking of picking up the book because of the reviews they read during the blog tour. And thank you to everyone who entered the contest! I'll be drawing a winner on July 18 and posting it on my blog. If you haven't stopped by my blog or website yet, I hope you'll pop over … [Read more...]

Interview with Alison Strobel – Author of The Weight of Shadows


Here is the book review and giveaway. I had the opportunity to ask Alison Strobel some interview questions.  She's such a nice woman - and she writes really good books.  Here are my questions (don't tease me - I don't have a lot of interviewing experience ;-) ) Question: What made you choose Christian fiction, instead of just "regular" fiction? Answer/Alison Strobel: It's funny--I've tried writing "regular" fiction, but my faith is such an integral part of not only my life, but my … [Read more...]

Book Review and Giveaway: The Weight of Shadows

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Book: The Weight of Shadows Author: Alison Strobel Publisher: Zondervan Publication Date: May 7, 2010 ISBN: 9780310289456 Pages: 320 Price: $14.00 Category: Christian Fiction From the Back Cover After a difficult childhood, Kim has built a successful life for herself. She'd leave it all, though, if she could be rid of her guilt over a tragic mistake she made years ago. When she meets Rick, she finds everything she needs, even a way for her to pay for her sins. Kim and Rick's new … [Read more...]