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View from the Birdhouse · 1w ago

Book Review - Out of the Ashes by Tracie Peterson, Kimberley Woodhouse

Book SynopsisCan the Majesty of Alaska Foster Hope and Healing for Those Who Need it Most?After the death of their father, Collette and Jean-Michel Langelier are no longer tied to post-war France. While his sister dreams of adventure, Jean-Michel ...
View from the Birdhouse · 1w ago

Dear Abby - Favorite Dog Movies: Benji

Dear Friends,I'm back to continue talking about dog movies with you here this week!  Our movie this week is Benji.  This was the third most popular movie at the box office in 1974.Benji tell...
View from the Birdhouse · 1w ago

Book Review - The View from Rainshadow Bay by Colleen Coble

Book SynopsisAfter her husband, Jack, dies in a climbing incident, Shauna has only her five-year-old son and her helicopter charter business to live for. Every day is a struggle to make ends meet and she lives in constant fear of losing even more ...
View from the Birdhouse · 1W ago

Book Spotlight and Giveaway - The Once and Future Queen by Nicole Evelina

Book SynopsisGuinevere’s journey from literary sinner to feminist icon took over one thousand years…and it’s not over yet. Literature tells us painfully little about Guinevere, mostly focusing on her sin and betrayal of Arthur and Camelot. As a resul...
View from the Birdhouse · 2W ago

Dear Abby - Vintage Dachshund Valentines

Dear Friends,Next week is one of my favorite holidays, Valentine's Day!  I wanted to take the opportunity to wish you a happy Valentine's Day and to share a few vintage dachshund Valentines ...
View from the Birdhouse · 2W ago

Book Review and Giveaway - The Story of Our Lives by Helen Warner

Book SynopsisThey think nothing can tear their bond apart, until a long-buried secret threatens to destroy everything. Every year they have met up for a vacation, but their time away is much more than just a bit of fun. Over time, it has become a li...
View from the Birdhouse · 3W ago

Dear Abby - Favorite Dog Movies: The Shaggy Dog (1959)

Dear Friends,Today I would like to share an older Disney movie called The Shaggy Dog.  This movie, from 1959, was Disney's first live action comedy.  It was based on a novel called The Hound of Florence by Felix Salten, who also wrote Bambi.The movie...
View from the Birdhouse · 3W ago

Book Review and Giveaway - The Secret Life of Mrs. London by Rebecca Rosenberg

Book SynopsisSan Francisco, 1915. As America teeters on the brink of world war, Charmian and her husband, famed novelist Jack London, wrestle with genius and desire, politics and marital competitiveness. Charmian longs to be viewed as an equal par...
View from the Birdhouse · 3W ago

Book Review - A Prairie Girl's Faith: The Spiritual Legacy of Laura Ingalls Wilder by Stephen W. Hines

Book SynopsisThe beloved author of the Little House books was not only one of America's great pioneer storytellers but a woman of vibrant faith.A Prairie Girl's Faith provides the first extended, in depth discussion of the Christian faith of one o...
View from the Birdhouse · 4W ago

Dear Abby - Favorite Dog Movies: The Incredible Journey

Dear Friends,I am happy to visit with you again today.  A couple of friends have mentioned...