The Red Review

So Many Books… So Little Time!

by Laura Frantz “Did she realize she held his heart? Not just a piece of it. The entire whole of it.” A Heart Adrift Four years ago, I came across an audiobook that I honestly could not stop. I was finishing my senior year of college. I had classes all day except for a short …

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by Rachel Fordham “I believe if you love him, and I know you do, then you choose not to worry. You wake up each day and embrace your own story. And whatever the day holds, you make it wonderful. And the bad days you laugh about and put behind you. Besides, if you only ever …

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by Laura Frantz “‘Verily, there’s no relief for so fatal a malady but this…” Standing on tiptoe, she brushed his lips with her own, so fleeting it was less kiss and more maddening tickle.” Tidewater Bride Since I first heard about Laura Frantz’s upcoming release this past summer, I have been hungrily and expectantly waiting. …

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by Tamara Leigh “Brandishing death beat of steel and honed to slaughter, the brigands swept toward them, and not even the absence of sunlight off blades could detract from the terrible sight. And Michael was at the center of it. The Yielding I have absolutely loved this series. With every new book I finish, a …

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by Rachel Fordham “She wouldn’t love faith – not now, not ever. Faith was the only way to make any sense of the pain. She clung to the unwavering belief that the good Lord had a plan so big and profound and beautiful that it could explain even the most exquisite pain. That His love …

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by Tamara Leigh “Whoever loves instruction, loves knowledge,” he said, voice so level it sent a tremor of fear through her. “He who hates correction is brutish. And a fool, Squire Jame.” The Unveiling – One Seeks Truth | The Other Forgiveness –  Reminiscent of the Disney classic, Mulan, The Unveiling tells the tale of …

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by Beth White There was not another human being in his life who had the temerity or the insight to insist that he needed to bring his sorrow to God. And she was right. Those few minutes had broken him and seared him and set him on a path to healing. A Reluctant Belle The …

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by Beth White “I have found the woman I’m going to marry.” A Rebel Heart As we have read in books and watched displayed on the big screen, love can sometimes come softly, while other times it is but a moment to make itself known. In two ways do I make this statement. One, while …

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by Beth White “Just remember that what you want and what you deserve are not always the same thing. And what God has planned for those who love him is on another level entirely.” A Reckless Love While traveling to Branson for a family vacation, I started A Reckless Love and sadly, was not able …

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by Carla Laureano As I have previously expressed, I am not normally a contemporary enthusiast. However, I greatly enjoyed reading the latest and last installment to the MacDonald Family Trilogy. For one, you can’t go wrong when the story takes place on a breathtaking Scottish island. I could feel my ancestral Scottish brogue coming through …

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