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Memories of Glass by Melanie Dobson

Memories of Glass by Melanie Dobson

In Nazi-occupied Holland in 1942, Josie van Rees is disturbed as her Jewish friends and neighbors are rounded up – but are the rumors of the dangers facing them true? And what can one young woman do? Her childhood friend Eliese Linden is Jewish, but is protected by her work registering the Jewish people at… Read more »

Book Beat – Catching the Wind, by Melanie Dobson

In Germany in 1940, young Dietmar and Brigitte lose themselves in tales of knights and princesses, but when the Gestapo comes for their parents, the two friends flee for their lives. In modern-day London, reporter Quenby Vaughn is deep in her investigation of a powerful British family that might have had Fascist connections during World… Read more »

Book Beat – Shadows of Ladenbrooke Manor

In the 1950s, nineteen-year-old Maggie finds herself pregnant – and the father is nowhere to be found. Sweet-natured journalist Walter Doyle is madly in love with Maggie, and is thrilled when she suddenly agrees to his proposal. In modern times, art restorer Heather Toulson returns to England from Portland after the death of her father,… Read more »

D-Day 70th Anniversary Blog Tour – Melanie Dobson

D-Day 70th Anniversary Blog Tour June 2-13, 2014 Welcome to the D-Day 70th Anniversary Blog Tour! Ten authors of Christian World War II novels are commemorating the brave men who stormed the beaches of Normandy on June 6, 1944. Thank you for joining us as we remember their heroism and sacrifice. For more information on the blog… Read more »

Book Beat – Chateau of Secrets by Melanie Dobson

In Nazi-occupied France, German troops occupy Gisèle Duchant’s family château – while Gisèle harbors French resistance members in the tunnels beneath the home. When Gisèle’s best friend, who is Jewish, disappears, Gisèle chooses to shelter her friend’s small child, risking the lives of all who depend on her. As she struggles to protect innocent lives from the Nazis… Read more »

Favorite Books of 2011

Nothing says New Year’s like a list! Here are my favorite fiction reads from 2011 in alphabetical order. It’s hard enough to pick only ten, much less rank them. Sadly, many lovely novels taunt me from my to-be-read pile. Broken Wings by Carla Stewart: Beautifully written with great voice, Broken Wings tells the story of… Read more »

My Favorite Books of 2009

Nothing says New Year’s Eve like a list! Here are my favorite reads from 2009 in alphabetical order. It was hard enough to pick only ten, much less rank them. This is why I don’t do book reviews. 1. Blue Heart Blessed by Susan Meissner A lovely story of a woman jilted at the altar,… Read more »