Author Archives: Emily Annesley

You Know You’re An Austen Fan When…

Every situation in your life can be boiled down to a quote from ‘Pride and Prejudice’, You know what the word ‘diverted’ means… And how to use it in a sentence, The voice in your head speaks with an English … Continue reading

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That Moment You Realize Your Book is in at the Library

Isn’t it just like Christmas in the middle of the year when you get the notification: the title you had on hold is available for pick up. Does anyone ever read the following dates and small print? I know I … Continue reading

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Romance Rides the Range By Colleen Reece

I came into this book with pretty high expectations, knowing something of the author, but unfortunately, it wasn’t my cup of tea. My Rating: Three stars

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Author Melanie Dickerson

Melanie Dickerson currently has four series out. She writes YA romance in historical settings, with a strong Christian current. The writing is well done, and smooth. But, these are romances, so young readers should opt for something else. That being … Continue reading

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The Letters of Sarah Norman: The Second Letter

Dearest, I was very sorry to miss a day writing to you, but truthfully, I was too busy.  Everything has been in uproar these last two days.  Mrs. Sheepshanks discovered my friend Fredrick, the mouse, and I only barely averted … Continue reading

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The Letters of Sarah Norman: The First Chronicled Letter

Darling, I miss you dreadfully.  This room is cold and still.  My only friend, a small mouse, is nibbling a few crumbs I put out for him.  Mrs. Sheepshanks is downstairs, moping sullenly.  She fought with the maid again last … Continue reading

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Introducing: The Letters of Sarah Norman

A collection of letters written to her fiancé in the west, the letters of Sarah Norman chronicle the somewhat dreary life of a young woman, and her friend, Fredrick, a mouse. I wrote the first letter as a sort of … Continue reading

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Proper Andi Part 4 (Conclusion)

This is the fourth of a four-part fan fiction story based on the characters of author Susan K. Marlow’s Circle C Adventures. This story also won first place in the 14-17 age category of Mrs. Marlow’s annual short story contest. … Continue reading

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Thy Will Be Done

Who hasn’t heard this phrase being used in connection with a tragic event or sudden loss? It is odd to me that the only time we pull out our it-must-have-been-God’s-will card is when something horrible happens.  Kind of funny nobody … Continue reading

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Proper Andi Part 3

This is the third of a four-part fan fiction story based on the characters of author Susan K. Marlow’s Circle C Adventures. This story also won first place in the 14-17 age category of Mrs. Marlow’s annual short story contest. … Continue reading

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