Best Covers of 2017

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My regular readers know that I am a huge fan of good cover art. We do a monthly Favorite Covers post here because I think a good cover can totally sell a book (and a bad one can sadly detract from the book). When a cover is done well it can draw you in to the […]

Jay’s Best of 2017

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This has once again been a great reading year for me, and after completing 204 books, I had lots of memorable ones. It is always interesting for me to see what books stick with me throughout the year, which stories still make me emotional or excited just thinking about them. I find it isn’t always […]

November Favorite Books

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Hi everyone! Today we have our favorite books of November (and are building to our Annual Favorites posts!). Here are the books we loved last month. Be sure to check out any you missed. And we would love to hear your favorites in the comments! Jay’s Favorite Books By the Currawong’s Call by Welton B. […]

November Favorite Covers

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Hi everyone! I’m here with one of my favorite posts of the month — our favorite covers! And we have a lot of them this month! Be sure to check out all these beauties and share any of your own favorites in the comments!    

Review: By the Currawong’s Call by Welton B. Marsland

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Rating: 5 stars Buy Links:  Amazon | iBooks | Amazon UK Length: Novel Victoria, Australia, 1891 Anglican priest Matthew Ottenshaw has been given his first post in the small, rural town of Dinbratten. He is excited for a chance to settle in, meet the people, and begin joining the community. Among the locals Matthew meets is Jonah Parks, the town police sergeant and […]

Coming This Week

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Hi everyone! I hope you all had a great week! I can’t believe we are already in the end of November and Thanksgiving is upon us! The month seems have flown by! I am looking forward to some family time this week, though I have a LOT of baking to do! I am in charge […]

Guest Post: By the Currawong’s Call by Welton B. Marsland

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Today I am so pleased to welcome Welton B. Marsland to Joyfully Jay. Welton has come to talk to us about the results of Australia’s recent survey on the Marriage Act, as well as the author’s upcoming release, By the Currawong’s Call (which I adored beyond reason and will be reviewing on Monday). Please join me in giving Welton a big […]

Coming This Week

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Hi everyone! I hope you all had a lovely week. Things are busy here as we gear up for holiday season. I can’t believe how many holiday books are already out! So things are jumping as we try to figure out what we are going to review this season and keeping up with the holiday […]