Kristin’s Book Reviews

Welcome to Kristin’s Book Reviews where I’m totally honest (but mostly nice) about why I like or don’t like the books I’ve read.

Book Review: For Love & Honor by Jody Hedlund

To purchase your copy, click here. For Love & Honor is a Christian Historical Romance set in the 1500s. It is labeled as a YA book, but I think it is appropriate for younger audiences as well. I give this book 5/5 stars. Category: Fiction (Christian, YA, Historical Romance) This was my first time readingRead more

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Book Review: A Spring of Weddings by Tony Shiloh & Melissa Wardwell

This is my first every Celebrate Lit blog tour post. Yay! I hope you are as excited as I am. And they are also giving away a Kindle, so check out that giveaway here. A Spring of Weddings is collection of two stories about, as I’m sure you guessed, Spring weddings. I don’t normally likeRead more

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Book Review: Such A Tease (Meddlin’ Madeline) by Chautona Havig

Such a Tease by Chautona Havig This book is the 2nd book in the Meddlin’ Madeline Series. For a review of the first book, “Sweet On You,” click here. I give this book 5/5 stars. Category: Fiction (Historical Mystery) “Such a Tease,” is an amazing sequel to Havig’s first Meddlin’ Madeline book, “Sweet on You.”Read more

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Book Review: That Book for Wives by Sally Poyzer

That Book for Wives by Sally Poyzer I give this book 3.5/5 stars. While I appreciate the great advice that Sally Poyzer offers in her book, “That Book for Wives,” I felt that overall her approach to becoming a better wife was oversimplified. The theme of the book seems to be, “If you just doRead more

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Book Review: Nehemiah – Becoming A Godly Leader

This post was originally part of my old book review website “Christian Book Lady,” which I will be shutting down next week. I give this book 5/5 Stars. Category: Non-fiction :: Target Audience: Christian Leaders Nehemiah: Becoming A Godly Leader by Gregory Brown is a wonderful resource full of truth and practical application. This book isRead more

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Book Review: From Fiery Trials by Marisa De More

This post was originally part of my old book review website “Christian Book Lady,” which I will be shutting down next week. I give this book 5/5 Stars.   Category: Non-fiction :: Target Audience: Adults From Fiery Trials by Marisa De More is true, challenging, and encouraging. If you have struggled with mental illness, depression, orRead more

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Book Review: Carol and the Belles by Chautona Havig

This post was originally part of my old book review website “Christian Book Lady,” which I will be shutting down next week. I give this book 5/5 stars. Category: Fiction :: Contemporary Themes include: Giving Abroad, Christian Dating, Orphanages, Family, Christian Friendships I am delighted to review Chautona Havig’s most recent edition to her collection of wonderful holidayRead more

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Book Review: Space Drifters – The Emerald Enigma

This post was originally part of my old book review website “Christian Book Lady,” which I will be shutting down next week.   I give this book 4/5 stars. Category: Fiction :: Science Fiction Space Drifters: The Emerald Enigma Paul Regnier is a native Southern Californian like me, and his appreciation and enthusiasm for Science FictionRead more

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Book Review: The Peaceful Wife by April Cassidy

This post was originally part of my old book review website “Christian Book Lady,” which I will be shutting down next week.   I give this book 5/5 stars.   Category: Non-fiction :: Target Audience: Christian Wives The Peaceful Wife by April Cassidy is a treasure and a wonderful resource for any woman of God. “ControlRead more

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Book Review: Jack by Chautona Havig

This post was originally part of my old book review website “Christian Book Lady,” which I will be shutting down next week.   I give this book 5/5 stars. Category: Fiction :: Western Jack (Ballads from the Hearth Book 1) Chautona Havig always brings a fresh perspective to whatever genre she tackles, and this westernRead more

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