Inspirational Romance

B
The Shepherd's Voice

I wasn't sure why I agreed to read and review The Shepherd's Voice; after all, I don't normally read inspirationals. But I couldn't resist the chance to look at a book by one of this sub-genre's best-known authors (although she is perhaps more widely known as an Americana author) and I'm glad I did ...

B+
Whispers from Yesterday

"So many regrets, Lord. So many regrets." These words of Sophia Taylor echo through the pages of Whispers from Yesterday, an intricate tale of pain and despair rooted in the past - and the love, faith, and hope that heal the present and change the future. Robin Lee Hatcher boldly, but with great lov ...

C+
The Emerald Isle

The Emerald Isle is the fourth and last novel in The Heirs of Cahira O'Connor series, following The Silver Sword, The Golden Cross, and The Velvet Shadow. The format is familiar - one story interwoven with another from the distant past. Destiny is the theme, as an ancient prayer is fulfilled in the ...

B-
The Negotiator

Dave Richman's life takes an unexpected turn when a simple trip to the bank turns into a dangerous hostage situation. Dave, an FBI agent, is considering his options when Kate O'Malley, the hostage negotiator, enters the scene. Dave's first instinct is to take control of the situation, but once he ...

B+
When the Far Hills Bloom

When the Far Hills Bloom is the gently-told story of two people wounded by the death of a beloved. California rancher's daughter Aislin D'Ary Byrne thinks her destiny is to marry Jamie Dearbourne. Golden son Jamie has always been the perfect child, the authority figure, the one destined for greatnes ...

B-
Porch Swings and Picket Fences

Anthology
Porch Swings & Picket Fences is a collection of four inspirational romance novelettes set in small town America. While a small town setting is the common thread in these stories, there the similarity ends. Each town is different, and the reader takes a journey that spans the continent, including the ...

B-
The Cowboy's Bride

The Cowboy's Bride is Canadian author Carolyne Aarsen's fourth book under the Love Inspired label. Here is an engaging story of two young Canadians who find "divine" love on earth as they each face seemingly insurmountable barriers in their struggles to attain their own dreams. An irresistibly charm ...

B
Danger in the Shadows

Danger In The Shadows is my first inspirational read, and while I would have preferred a higher level of sensual tension, the plot immediately grabbed my attention and the well-drawn characters held it. Sara Walsh's fears begin to get the best of her when she is trapped inside a stalled eleva ...

B-
The Forgiving Hour

With a title like The Forgiving Hour , you can easily guess that this is a book about love and forgiveness. In a way, nearly everyone can relate to the subject matter; if you are still speaking to the members of your family, chances are you have had to forgive them at one time or another, and they'v ...

C
The Hidden Heart

I was all set to enjoy the The Hidden Heart because of its interesting story and characters, but ultimately I was a bit put off by what I considered too much preaching. Yes, I know this is an inspirational but still there is a fine line between being inspiring and proselytizing and this book stepped ...