• Books,  Celebrate Lit,  Christmas

    Comfort and Joy

    It’s been cloudy and chilly, it seems for weeks. Nothing says “curl up with a good book, a blanket and a hot cup of tea” like perpetual clouds and chilly air. If you love a good cozy mystery, or a nice little romance, or even a ghost story of sorts, then you’ll enjoy this little collection of Christmas novellas .. or what my friend, Chautona Havig likes to call “Noellas”. Get your blanket and tea or hot liquid of choice and snug down for a really good read (or two or three!!). About the Book   Book: Comfort & Joy   Author: The Christmas Lights Collection: Alana Terry, Toni Shiloh,…

  • Books,  Celebrate Lit

    Hidden Gems

    Gems, the Bible is one big pile of perfect gemstones, but very often in other books you can find a little gemstone chipped off the beautiful stones in God’s Word. And this book was not an exception.  Such as this quote: “ ‘…. I suppose I feel like a character in a book, not knowing how the plot will twist – and am unable to flip to the last page to find out.’  Effie shook her head. ‘But your story is already written, and it does have a happy ending. Are we not promised heaven when we die.’ ‘It’s not the dying part that concerns me. It’s the in-between now…