Move Over Miss Marple!

Posie Parker Mysteries by L.B. Hathaway Genre: mystery Publisher: Whitehaven Man Press London Date: June 28, 2014 Reviewed by: Caitlin Anderson Fiction Addict Scorecard: A There comes a sad point in every mystery aficionado’s life when they finally reach the end of the Agatha Christie canon. When Miss Marple and Hercule Poirot become cliche and […]

The Girl Who Ran….

The Girl Who Ran by Frances Poletti & Kristina Yee Illustrated by Susanna Champan Genre: Children’s, history Publisher: Compendium Inc Date: June 13, 2017 Reviewed by: Lori Twichell Fiction Addict Scorecard: A Bobbi Gibb was the first woman to run the Boston Marathon. It really seems like that should be a really, really really long […]

1407 B.C. Where will Yahweh lead you?

Wings of the Wind: Out From Egypt book 3 by Connilyn Cossette Genre: inspirational, history Publisher: Bethany House Date: May 2, 2017 Reviewed by: Rachel Dixon Fiction Addict Scorecard: A Alanah, a Canaanite, is no stranger to fighting and survival. When her family is killed in battle with the Hebrews, she disguises herself and sneaks […]

A Peculiar Girl in a Peculiar World

Apart from the Crowd by Jen Turano Genre: historical fiction, romance, inspirational Publisher: Bethany House Date: April 18, 2017 Reviewed by: Rachel Dixon Fiction Addict Scorecard: A “Turn your troubles over to God, and…accept what He may have in store for you.” – Behind the Scenes Miss Permilia Griswold may have been given the opportunity […]

Chastain’s Antonina Shows Courage of a Lion and Gentleness of a Lamb in “The Zookeeper’s Wife”

Title:  The Zookeeper’s Wife Directed by: Niki Caro Theatrical Starring: Jessica Chastain, Johan Heldenbergh, Daniel Brühl Release Date: April 7, 2017 Reviewed by: Susan Tolleson Rating: PG-13 FA Scorecard: B The opening scenes of The Zookeeper’s Wife might lead viewers to believe they’re about to see a beautiful tale of the relationship between animals and […]

Book: The White Feather Murders

The White Feather Murders by Rachel McMillan Genre: historical, mystery Publisher: Harvest House Date: May 1, 2017 Reviewed by: Rachel Dixon Fiction Addict Scorecard: A Move over Ray DeLuca there is a new dream boat in town.     Toronto, 1914. Merinda Herringford and Jem Watts never could have imagined their crime-solving skills would set them up […]

The Lost Girl of Astor Street

The Lost Girl of Astor Street by Stephanie Morrill Genre: young adult, historical, mystery, Publisher: Blink Date: February 7, 2017 Reviewed by: Rachel Dixon & double take Lori Twichell Fiction Addict Scorecard: A When her best friend vanishes without so much as a good-bye, eighteen-year-old Piper Sail takes on the role of amateur sleuth in an […]