Wednesday, March 20, 2013

Win a Kindle Fire from @ReginaJennings and RSVP for 4/4 Facebook Party!

Regina Jennings is celebrating the release of Love in the Balance with a Kindle Fire Giveaway and a Facebook Author Chat Party on 4/4!


One "lovely" winner will receive:
  • A Kindle Fire 
  • A copy of Regina's Sixty Acres and a Bride and Love in the Balance
Enter today by clicking one of the icons below. But hurry, the giveaway ends on April 3rd. Winner will be announced at the "Love in the Balance" Author Chat Party on April 4th. Connect with Regina, get a sneak peek of her next book, try your hand at a trivia contest, and chat with readers just like you. There will also be many fun giveaways -- gift certificates, books, and more!

So grab your copy of Love in the Balance and join Regina on the evening of April 4th for a chance to connect and make some new friends. (If you haven't read the book, don't let that stop you from coming!)

Don't miss a moment of the fun, RSVP today. Tell your friends via FACEBOOK or TWITTER and increase your chances of winning. Hope to see you on the 4th!


Reader Review . . . 

Molly is in love with Bailey Garner, but her parents want a "better" match for her.  She is strongly urged by them to pursue someone of means, but the consequences are not what they planned.  

This novel highlights a problem encountered by many young women in the past.  In an era when a woman's situation was governed by her husband's position in life, it was not uncommon for parents to seek an advantageous match for their daughter.  Love took second place to finances.  It is an interesting basis for a historical fiction novel.

The character of Molly is not exactly a sympathetic one.  Her motives and actions just didn't ring true for me.  For a young woman who knew her mind, she seemed to go with the flow when it worked for her, and then bounce back to Bailey at odd moments.  If this was reality, it would be a very cruel thing to do to a young man, especially one as nice as he is.

 With all due respect to the author, it just didn't work for me.  I may go back and read it again at a later date.  I feel that this is one of those novels that benefits from a second look.

 Clean romance with strong Christian theme

3 stars

Disclosure of Material Connection: I received this book free from the publisher through the Litfuse Publicity Group<> book review bloggers program. I was not required to write a positive review. The opinions I have expressed are my own. I am disclosing this in accordance with the Federal Trade Commission’s 16 CFR, Part 255 <> : “Guides Concerning the Use of Endorsements and Testimonials in Advertising.”  



Michelle Cornwell-Jordan said...
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Michelle Cornwell-Jordan said...

Thanks so much for an honest and informative review;my interest has been picqued, will give it a try:)

Teddy Rose said...

Great thought provoking review. I don't think this would be my cuppa.


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