Monday, April 23, 2012

Need You Now by Beth Wiseman

Need You Now by Beth Wiseman is a spellbinding book. Darlene, the mother of three teenagers struggles with a sense of failure while trying to help one of her children fight emotional problems. Her marriage is affected and even her faith.

The real life issues covered in this fiction story will pull you in from the start. Darlene faces real challenges and needs many women deal with daily. Her search for answers keeps the reader rooting for the family until the tender conclusion.  

Book Description

The first installment of Beth Wiseman’s new women’s fiction novel, Need You Now.
When big-city life threatens the safety of one of their children, Brad and Darlene Henderson move with their three teenagers from Houston to the tiny town of Round Top, Texas.
Adjusting to small-town life is difficult for the kids, especially fifteen-year-old Grace who is coping in a dangerous way.
Married life hasn't always been bliss, but their strong faith has carried them through the difficult times. When Darlene takes a job outside the home for the first time in their marriage, the domestic tension rises.
While working with special needs children at her new job, the widowed father of one of Darlene’s students starts paying more attention to her than is appropriate. Problem is, she feels like someone is listening to her for the first time in a long time.
If Darlene ever needed God . . . it’s now.
Experience a family’s triumphant defeat over lies, betrayal, and loss while still clinging to the One who matters most.

Tuesday, April 3, 2012

Race Against Time

This newest suspense novel from Christy Barritt is sure to keep you on the edge of your seat from the start. I could not put it down. Well written, this suspense novel kept me guessing till the very end.

Book Description
Were it not for her cop neighbor, widowed mother Madison Jacobs would be dead. Thankfully, Detective Brody Philips interrupts an attempt on her life in the nick of time. But the would-be killer hasn't given up, and each tick of the clock brings the madman closer to finishing what he started. Brady vows to catch the serial killer plaguing the sleepy Virginia town…especially when he realizes the danger has followed him from the big city. With everyone around him at risk, it'll take everything Brody's got to do his duty and keep Madison and her son safe.