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February 2018 Dares

Guess what? It’s already the last day of January! Isn’t that beyond unbelievable? Why, I remember December 31st like it was yesterday. *ripple dissolve* Seriously, though, folks. I’m excited for February!* I don’t have a lot of great plans for the month, but I’m glad to be starting anew. A lot of things about January […]

The Mayflower Bride by Kimberly Woodhouse

Title: The Mayflower Bride Author: Kimberly Woodhouse Series: Daughters of the Mayflower, #1 Genre: Historical/Christian Romance Era: 1620s (Pilgrims) Setting: England and then New England, 1620 Publisher: Barbour Books Source: from NetGalley (in exchange for honest review) Time Taken to Read: seven days (during NaNoWriMo, too!) Overall Rating: 4.5/5 stars

Writing About Children

Just the other day, I was scrolling through social media, and I saw a post mentioning that it’s very hard to write children. I skimmed past quickly. It’s not fun to be the only one not in pain. Because … to me, writing children is not hard. In fact, it’s a lot easier than writing […]

Plot Bunny Into Story?

Hiya, ladies and gents! Today I’m here to tell you how how to turn your plot bunny into a story (courtesy of me thinking about this a lot because that’s what I’m currently doing). Now, I’m by no means an expert, but I do believe I can offer some advice based on my personal experience, […]

Disowned by Sarah Addison-Fox (Blog Tour)

Title: Disowned Author: Sarah Addison-Fox Series: Allegiance, #1 Genre: Christian Fantasy Adventure (though I’d say more dystopia but in a fantasy world and with slightly less drama) Setting: Etraea and Kyraenea, both countries in a made-up world. Non-magical. Publisher: Sarah Addison-Fox Source: from author (in exchange for honest review) Overall Rating: 4.5/5

Swazi Sunrise by Donna Chapman Gilbert

Title: Swazi Sunrise Author: Donna Chapman Gilbert Genre: Christian Nonfiction/Biography (missionaries) Era: early 1900s (1907 through the early 1920s) Setting: New York, then Africa Publisher: Donna Chapman Gilbert Source: from author (in exchange for honest review) Overall Rating: 4/5 stars Swazi Sunrise by Donna Chapman Gilbert 19-year-old Lula is bookish and shy. She longs for a […]

Flowers is Published!

That’s right! The short story sequel to The Lady of the Vineyard, Flowers, is now published on Amazon Kindle! You can read more about Flowers on my website. I made a whole page for it and everything. 😛 By the way, my website was recently redone by Mukta of Design Pique Studios. It is absolutely […]

Introducing “That Plot Bunny”

Apologies for this post being so late! I’ve been having a busy last couple days, what with school and work and writing and editing, and I haven’t found a lot of time to blog! Plus I spent most of my blogging time working on AAWC instead of my regular book posts. 😛 Now, a couple […]

Cries of Grace by Angela Beach Silverthorne

Title: Cries of Grace Author: Angela Beach Silverthorne Series: Cries, Book 2 Genre: Christian Contemporary Setting: United States Publisher: Angela Beach Silverthorne Source: from the author (in exchange for honest review) Overall Rating: 2/5 stars Cries of Grace by Angela Beach Silverthorne The Haven has enjoyed five years of peace after a brutal demonic assault. […]

December & 2017 Reading Round-Up

Hi there! Long time no see! *nervous gulp* Well, y’all are gonna thank me for my (unannounced) hiatus in the long run. Because it gave me time to think.* And … I decided that I needed to take Reveries Reviews in a new direction. (Sort of.) From now on, I’ll be doing monthly reading wrap-up […]

Finishing The Chronicles of Alice and Ivy

This was a post I planned for just before the 12 Days of Christmas party, but I ended up doing other post and saving this one until later and whoosh! It’s January! In this post I’ll be talking about my plans for finishing off the rather long and complicated series that The Chronicles of Alice and Ivy […]