Reviews by Cafinated Reads
On 5/22 Cafinated Reads wrote: I'm so excited to be back on the Homestead with another amazing hit from the incredibly talented hands of Amish author, Amy Clipston. She is one of my top authors when it comes to writing Amish novels and she has once again managed to completely capture my heart and my soul with these beautifully created ... Welcoming and Heartwarming!
On 4/15 Cafinated Reads wrote: This is a wonderful collection of stories! Amy, Kathleen, and Kelly are among authors that I love to read and read over again. An Amish Heirloom is beautifully written and collaborated, and each story brought something new to the table. As soon as I opened the book, I was hooked. Amy, Kathleen and Kelly ... Review: An Amish Heirloom by Amy Clipston, Kelly Irvin, Kathleen Fuller, and Beth Wiseman
On 4/14 Cafinated Reads wrote: Title: I Can Only Imagine: A Memoir Publisher: Thomas Nelson Publish Date: February 13, 2018 ISBN: 978-0785216735 Source: Publisher Pages: 224 Rating: 5 Stars Purchase: Amazon | B&N | CBD About The Book The captivating story behind the bestselling single in the history of Christian music—and the ... Review: I Can Only Imagine by Bart Millard with Robert Noland
On 4/5 Cafinated Reads wrote: Title: The Man He Never Was Publisher: Thomas Nelson Publish Date: February 20, 2018 ISBN: 978-0718099398 Source: Publisher Pages: 384 Rating: 4 Stars Purchase: Amazon | B&N | CBD About The Book What if You Woke up One Morning and the Darkest Parts of Yourself Were Gone? Toren Daniels vanished eight ... Review: The Man He Never Was by James Rubart
On 1/27 Cafinated Reads wrote: I’m a historical Christian fiction lover, but sometimes I find the multiple time lines hard to follow. However, reading this beautifully moving novel by the very talented Kristy Cambron was so easy to follow and was absolutely captivating. This book has what I call “all the feels”. It’s incredibly ... Magnificent!
On 1/21 Cafinated Reads wrote: It’s been a little while since I read a Colleen Coble novel, and I was glad I took a chance on this one by her. First of all, that cover. Can we say ‘cover love’? It’s absolutely gorgeous and eye catching, and that alone would have me wanting to read the book. Second, she did a magnificent job ... Edge Of Your Seat Captivating Reading!
On 1/2 Cafinated Reads wrote: Another good read from the talented hands of Mrs. Clipston. I was super excited when I read the blurb for this book. Being married to a firefighter, I'm always partial to books that include a firefighter or anything to do with rescuing. So, when I saw that this was not only another awesome Amish novel, ... Fantasically on fire with this one!
On 1/2 Cafinated Reads wrote: I've been a fan of Shelley Shepard Gray's for some time, after reading her Amish novels. I love her writing style when she captures the simplicity of the Amish life and creates stories her fans won't soon forget. So, I was ready to jump on the band wagon with her historical romance war/post war stories. ... Beautifully Chiseled!
On 10/31 Cafinated Reads wrote: A story of heartache and hope, Ms. Wiseman brings us another inspiring Amish novel. I have been a big fan of this author’s tender writing style for a long time. Her words of encouragement are written through out the pages of each novel, and this one was no exception. She brought her readers another ... Wunderbaar!
On 10/3 Cafinated Reads wrote: I am always in the mood for a good Christmas story, and it's always a bonus when I get to sit down and read more than one in one book! So, it never fails when I get a new book with Christmas themes, that I fall in love with them. This is no exception! This anthology contains four heart warming stories ... Captivating and heartwarming!
On 8/27 Cafinated Reads wrote: When I opened it, the first thing that caught my eye was the beautiful clothlike feel to the cover. Very appealing, in my opinion. The next thing I liked about this Bible is that on the inside you find lots of places to color, doodle or write down your thoughts on the verses you’re learning. Extremely ... Wonderful, Easy To Read Bible!
On 8/3 Cafinated Reads wrote: Ms. Hauck has definitely left me wanting more. This is a book that is deserving of more than a simple 5 star review. It deserves to be shouted about from the highest of highest mountain tops for every book lover to learn about. Ms. Hauck’s book will definitely be on my keeper shelf and will be one ... Emotional and Wonderous!
On 6/11 Cafinated Reads wrote: These lovely ladies have once again brought their fans a collection of stories that will forever be with them. Each story is unique and filled with God’s grace and love. Each story has characters that are perfectly chiseled for their roles and will become friends with the one holding the book. I love ... 11 Review: An Amish Summer by Shelley Shepard Gray, Amy Clipston, Kathleen Fuller & Kelly Irvin
On 5/25 Cafinated Reads wrote: Amy Clipston has always been a favorite of mine. Her books are always tenderly written, drawing me to the heart of each story. The characters she creates always become like family, leaving me with all their emotions. The Beloved Hope Chest was no exception! The Beloved Hope Chest is the final Amish ... A Bitter Sweet Ending!
On 5/1 Cafinated Reads wrote: I absolutely love Cara Putman and her whirlwind rides she gives us with each new book. Beyond Justice is a wonderful addition to her work! From the first page, Ms. Putnam had me, hook-line-sinker, right in the middle of an intense story that she filled with soul stealing characters and a roller coaster ... Whirl wind, nail biting, perfection!
On 4/18 Cafinated Reads wrote: I love Ms. Hatcher's writing style. She is one that will pull you in from the very first page. She'll grip you, captivate you and keep you in the center of the story and not let you go until you've turned the last page. Sitting there reflecting on what you've just read. Her writing never bores the reader ... A story like no other!
On 4/14 Cafinated Reads wrote: I love getting a good Bible, or a really good study Bible. One can never have too many of them! So, I was quite excited for the chance to see what this new Woman's Study Bible was all about. Boy, let me tell you! I was not disappointed! I love this study Bible. It has a little bit of everything to help ... A Lovely New Study Bible!
On 4/8 Cafinated Reads wrote: I'm a big historical fiction fan, and when I saw the synopsis of this book, I was excited to read it. Not only was it historical, it's by one of my favorite authors. It is the second in a series, but I wasn't lost or confused at all so it's easily read as a stand alone. Shelley Shepard Gray once again ... Review: An Uncommon Protector by Shelley Shepard Gray
On 3/27 Cafinated Reads wrote: Ms. Blackstock once again created a story that is filled with messages from God, characters that are jaw droppingly awesome, and a story line that packs an incredible punch! If you love the anticipation of finding out what happens next, the heart pounding, jaw dropping need to find the clues and reach ... Suspense at it's finest!
On 3/9 Cafinated Reads wrote: As an Amish fiction lover, I couldn't wait to read this anthology! These 4 authors are absolutely amazing and I have been a fan of their work for many years. These four stories are beautifully written and so full of wonderful characters and messages. Each page turn brought more inspiration and by the ... Beautiful Amish Novellas!
On 12/3 Cafinated Reads wrote: As a long time lover of Beth Wiseman's words, I was super excited to read this book! The synopsis sounded fantastic and I was ready for another amazing Amish novel by this talented lady's hands. When I sat down to read it, I was definitely in for treat! She did not disappoint, once again. Ms. Wiseman's ... Review: Love Bears All Things by Beth Wiseman
On 10/3 Cafinated Reads wrote: A fantastic read! I love reading multiple story collaborations in one book, but superbly talented authors. These three ladies are truly amazing at what they do and I loved reading every minute of their works. From start to finish, these three stories fill the reader with hope, love and passion, along ... Review: To Have And To Hold by Various Authors
On 8/24 Cafinated Reads wrote: Ms. Clipston has been a long time favorite Amish author of mine. When I see she has a new book out, I instantly jump on the chance to read and review it. Her characters, her strong messages, the faith that she weaves into her heartwarming stories always captivates me. This book, THE COURTSHIP BASKET, ... Review: The Courtship Basket by Amy Clipston