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Reviews, author interviews, and discussion about the best in Christian historical fiction.

Reviews, author interviews, and discussion about the best in Christian historical fiction.

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Reviews, author interviews, and discussion about the best in Christian historical fiction.

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English


Episodes

Episode 79 - Misty Beller Author Chat

5/19/2022
Christian Historical Fiction Talk is listener supported. When you buy things through this site, we may earn an affiliate commission. I am so pleased to welcome Misty Beller to the podcast this week. Misty is a fabulous author who specializes in Western and Rocky Mountain historical fiction. We talk about how a South Carolina author ended up writing about the west, how she manages to find time to write when she has five children, and how she came up with the very unusual setting for her new...

Duration:00:29:59

Episode 78 - The Rise of Split Time Fiction with Morgan Tarpley Smith

5/11/2022
Christian Historical Fiction Talk is listener supported. When you buy things through this site, we may earn an affiliate commission. This week we have the fabulous and very knowledgeable Morgan Tarpley Smith with us to talk about split time, time slip, and dual time fiction. She'll define each of those terms for us, tell us how and when and what authors started this category of fiction, and tell us where she sees the industry going from here. Morgan is a reader just like you who has an...

Duration:00:53:32

Episode 77 - Gabrielle Meyer Author Chat

5/3/2022
Christian Historical Fiction Talk is listener supported. When you buy things through this site, we may earn an affiliate commission. This week, prolific author Gabrielle Meyer joins us on the podcast as her newest release, the first one she's written for her dream publishing house, hits the shelves. She discusses the unique plot for the novel, the theme of God's sovereignty and how that played out in her own life as she wrote the book. and how she researched the story in the middle of Covid...

Duration:00:31:37

Episode 76 - Author Chat with Ashley Clark

4/27/2022
Christian Historical Fiction Talk is listener supported. When you buy things through this site, we may earn an affiliate commission. This week, author Ashley Clark joins us to talk about her new book, Where the Last Rose Blooms. This fabulous read is a dual time novel set in present-day New Orleans and Charleston, South Carolina at the time of the Civil War. We delve into Victorian floriography (the language of flowers), what kind of tea is good to drink, and Ashley shares an encouraging...

Duration:00:38:26

Episode 75 - Author Chat with Janyre Tromp

4/20/2022
Christian Historical Fiction Talk is listener supported. When you buy things through this site, we may earn an affiliate commission. Editor and debut novelist Janyre Tromp joins us this week to chat about her new release, Shadows in the Mind's Eye. We talk about PTSD, how being an editor affects her writing, and how her grandparents not only inspired her love for history but provided the spark for this book. Shadows in the Mind's Eye by Janyre Tromp Charlotte Anne Mattas longs to turn...

Duration:00:38:37

Episode 73 - Author Chat with Angela Couch

3/30/2022
Christian Historical Fiction Talk is listener supported. When you buy things through this site, we may earn an affiliate commission. A Rose for the Resistance by Angela K Couch A French Woman and German Soldier Create a Truce Full of intrigue, adventure, and romance, this new series celebrates the unsung heroes—the heroines of WWII. With her father in a German POW camp and her home in Ste Mere Eglise, France, under Nazi occupation, Rosalie Barrieau will do anything to keep her...

Duration:00:24:29

Episode 72 - Author Chat with Amanda Cabot

3/23/2022
Christian Historical Fiction Talk is listener supported. When you buy things through this site, we may earn an affiliate commission. The Spark of Love by Amanda Cabot When a spurned suitor threatens her, heiress Alexandra Tarkington flees New York for Mesquite Springs in the Texas Hill Country, where her father is building a hotel. But the happy reunion she envisions is not to be as her father insists she return to New York. Instead, Alexandra carves out a niche for herself in town,...

Duration:00:27:36

Episode 71 - Author Chat with Crystal Caudill

3/16/2022
Christian Historical Fiction Talk is listener supported. When you buy things through this site, we may earn an affiliate commission. Counterfeit Love by Crystal Caudill Can this undercover agent save the woman he loves--or is her heart as counterfeit as the money he's been sent to track down? After all that Grandfather has sacrificed to raise her, Theresa Plane owes it to him to save the family name--and that means clearing their debt with creditors before she marries Edward Greystone....

Duration:00:27:17

Episode 70 - Author Chat with Tracie Peterson

3/9/2022
Christian Historical Fiction Talk is listener supported. When you buy things through this site, we may earn an affiliate commission. I was thrilled to welcome prolific author Tracie Peterson to the episode this week. We chatted about her book, Along the Rio Grande, about how Christian fiction has changed but still influences people around the world, and about what it's like to coauthor a book. Along the Rio Grande by Tracie Peterson Is her compassion doing more harm than good? Recently...

Duration:00:29:08

Episode 69 - Author Chat with Jennifer Deibel

3/1/2022
Christian Historical Fiction Talk is listener supported. When you buy things through this site, we may earn an affiliate commission. This week, Jennifer Deibel stops by to chat with us about her newest release. There is a fabulous story behind the story you don't want to miss out on, and Jennifer shares with us a little bit about the Gaelic language. The Lady of Galway Manor by Jennifer Deibel In 1920, Annabeth De Lacy's father is appointed landlord of Galway Parish in Ireland. Bored...

Duration:00:29:39

Episode 68 - Jody Hedlund Author Chat

2/23/2022
Christian Historical Fiction Talk is listener supported. When you buy things through this site, we may earn an affiliate commission. This week Jody Hedlund stops by to discuss her book, Never Leave Me. We also talk about how she learned a lot about history when she homeschooled her kids and how to get your husband to do the grocery shopping. Never Leave Me by Jody Hedlund In the last stages of a genetic disease, Ellen Creighton has decided to live out her remaining days at the estate of...

Duration:00:37:34

Episode 67 - How Christian Is Christian Fiction

2/16/2022
Christian Historical Fiction Talk is listener supported. When you buy things through this site, we may earn an affiliate commission. Author and editor Jennifer Crosswhite joins us as we discuss the question of how Christian Christian fiction is. Is the tide turning toward more "sweet and clean" novels and away from those with stronger Christian themes? We start with a discussion of how the Christian fiction industry began and what its purpose was. We move into how it has changed and the...

Duration:00:38:26

Episode 66 - Author Chat with Sarah Sundin

2/9/2022
Christian Historical Fiction Talk is listener supported. When you buy things through this site, we may earn an affiliate commission. Until Leaves Fall in Paris by Sarah Sundin As the Nazis march toward Paris in 1940, American ballerina Lucie Girard buys her favorite English-language bookstore to allow the Jewish owners to escape. Lucie struggles to run Green Leaf Books due to oppressive German laws and harsh conditions, but she finds a way to aid the resistance by passing secret messages...

Duration:00:29:00

Episode 65 - Author Chat with Laura Frantz

1/26/2022
Christian Historical Fiction Talk is listener supported. When you buy things through this site, we may earn an affiliate commission. Chocolate and a handsome ship captain. What more could you want in a book? Laura Frantz joins us this week to talk about her latest release, A Heart Adrift. A Heart Adrift by Laura Frantz A Virginia chocolatier and a privateering sea captain collide once more after a failed love affair a decade before. Will a war and a cache of regrets keep them apart? Or...

Duration:00:31:25

Episode 64 - Author Chat with Jill Eileen Smith about The Prince and the Prodigal

1/19/2022
Christian Historical Fiction Talk is listener supported. When you buy things through this site, we may earn an affiliate commission. The Prince and the Prodigal by Jill Eileen Smith Joseph is the pampered favorite son of the patriarch Jacob. His older brothers, deeply resentful of his status in the family, take advantage of the chance to get rid of him, selling him to slave traders and deceiving their father about his fate. It seems like their troubles are over. But for Joseph and older...

Duration:00:32:43

Episode 63 - Erica Vetsch Author Chat

1/12/2022
Christian Historical Fiction Talk is listener supported. When you buy things through this site, we may earn an affiliate commission. The Debutante's Code by Erica Vetsch Jane Austen meets Sherlock Holmes in this new Regency mystery series Newly returned from finishing school, Lady Juliette Thorndike is ready to debut in London society. Due to her years away, she hasn't spent much time with her parents, and sees them only as the flighty, dilettante couple the other nobles love. But when...

Duration:00:30:51

Episode 62 - Stephenia McGee

1/3/2022
Christian Historical Fiction Talk is listener supported. When you buy things through this site, we may earn an affiliate commission. A Wagon Train Weekend It was just one night at a Victorian B&B. Until they woke up in 1857. Collette Donaldson never should have taken her boyfriend to her cousin’s wedding. Or introduced him to her parents. After a disastrous weekend, all she wants is to get back home. A heartbreaking fight, a flat tire, and an inconvenient storm force her and Seth to stay...

Duration:00:28:07

Episode 61 - Author Chat with Rachel Scott McDaniel

12/22/2021
Christian Historical Fiction Talk is listener supported. When you buy things through this site, we may earn an affiliate commission. Undercurrent of Secrets by Rachel Scott McDaniel As wedding coordinator for the 100-year-old steamboat The Belle of Louisville, Devyn Asbury takes pride in seeing others’ dreams come true, even though her engagement had sunk like a diamond ring to the bottom of the Ohio River. When the Belle becomes a finalist in the Timeless Wedding Venue contest, Devyn...

Duration:00:25:42

Episode 60 - Your Favorite Christian Historical Fiction of 2021

12/15/2021
Christian Historical Fiction Talk is listener supported. When you buy things through this site, we may earn an affiliate commission. The Secret Keepers of Old Depot Grocery This dual-timeline story from Amanda Cox deftly explores the complexity of a mother-daughter dynamic, the way the secrets we keep shape our lives and the lives of others, and the healing power of telling the truth. My Dear Miss Dupre by Grace Hitchcock Willow Dupré never thought she would have to marry, but with her...

Duration:00:24:46

Episode 59 - Author Chat with Candice Sue Patterson

12/8/2021
Christian Historical Fiction Talk is listener supported. When you buy things through this site, we may earn an affiliate commission. Saving Mrs. Roosevelt by Candice Sue Patterson Shirley Davenport is as much a patriot as her four brothers. She, too, wants to aid her country in the war efforts, but opportunities for women are limited. When her best friend Joan informs her that the Coast Guard has opened a new branch for single women, they both enlist in the SPARs, ready to help protect the...

Duration:00:26:05