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About Fiction Aficionado

Homeschooling mum, word lover, reader extraordinaire, and follower of Christ

The Unveiling (Tamara Leigh) – Review

~ About the Book ~ 12th century England: Two men vie for the throne: King Stephen the usurper and young Duke Henry the rightful heir. Amid civil and private wars, alliances are forged, loyalties are betrayed, families are divided, and … Continue reading

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Weekend Book Buzz!

I’m trying out something new this week, and throwing a spotlight on what’s been happening in the world of Christian fiction this week, as well as looking forward to the coming week. I’d love to hear your thoughts on this … Continue reading

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First Line Friday – 17 February 2017 – The Unveiling (Tamara Leigh)

Welcome to another edition of First Line Friday! I hope you’re not alone in the house right now, because I have a first line that will leave you on the edge of your seat! I first read this book (and … Continue reading

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Redeeming Grace (Jill Eileen Smith) – Review

Publisher’s Description When famine visits Bethlehem, Boaz holds out hope for rain while his relative Elimelech moves his wife Naomi and their sons to Moab. For a while, it appears the Lord is blessing Elimelech’s family, and his sons marry … Continue reading

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Word Nerd Wednesday – Nicky Woop Pt II

It would seem I need to congratulate everyone who commented on last week’s Word Nerd Wednesday post, because you all managed to work out what it means to nicky woop.  For those of you who have suffered sleepless nights this … Continue reading

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Top Ten Tuesday – Favourite ‘Hate-to-Love’ Romances

Whew! I wasn’t sure I was going to make it to a Top Ten Tuesday post this week. After a week of intensive editing, I’ve got a whole lot of reviews to catch up on (not to mention housework…) But … Continue reading

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First Line Friday – 10th February 2017 – Redeeming Grace (Jill Eileen Smith)

I don’t know about all my northern hemisphere friends, but here in the Great South Land of Oz it’s a lot more like First Line Fryday! Ouchie Mama! It’s 43ºC here today (that’s about 110ºF!) and the weekend is set … Continue reading

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