Historical

June 1944: As World War II rages, the people of Eastern Europe are hopelessly trapped between two formidable forces: Hitler’s Germany and Stalin’s Soviet Union. In their midst, a band of heroes works to defend against the inevitable Communist takeover.

After narrowly escaping her Nazi captors, French Resistance worker Genevieve Olivier has fled to Allied territory with the help of American Lieutenant Peter Eddy. Their connection is undeniable, forged in the crucible of danger. But despite their blossoming feelings for each other, they must both finish the work they began . . .

In the safety of England, Genevieve hopes to find purpose as a nurse all the while unaware that the Gestapo still seeks the woman who slipped through their grasp. When she is called upon to resume a life of danger as a French spy, will her desire to prove herself be her downfall?

Recruited by an elite special ops team intent on thwarting the Nazis, Peter finds himself engaged in a personal battle as well there is a traitor among his comrades. Deep in the Carpathian Mountains, Peter combats an unknown foe. The stakes are high as he fights to save the lives of his teammates. They are miles apart, yet as Genevieve and Peter fight for their own survival, they find a common well of strength in their faith and their determination to be reunited.

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Title: Sworn Enemy

Author: A.L. Sowards

Publisher: Covenant

Release Date: April 1, 2013

ISBN: 978-1621083597

Size: 281 pages, 6×9, softcover

Genre: Historical


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She is a beautiful young Jewess, content in her life of anonymity.

He is the most powerful king in the world.

When chance brings the two together, the course of history is forever altered.

An unexpected meeting between Esther and King Xerxes results in an immediate and unmistakable connection. When Esther is summoned to enter the harem—the first step toward becoming his wife—Esther is torn between her desire to be with Xerxes and the knowledge that they will forever be divided by the secret of her Jewish heritage.

Encouraged by her family to do what she must to help her people, she deftly navigates her new position in the palace, quickly becoming beloved by all, including Xerxes. But when a treacherous plan threatens to engulf the kingdom in violence, Esther must choose between love and duty.

Is she prepared to sacrifice all that she holds dear in order to save her people from certain annihilation?

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Title: Esther the Queen

Author: H.B. Moore

Publisher: Covenant

Release Date: April 1, 2013

ISBN: 978-1621084174

Size: 288 pages, 6×9, softcover

Genre: Historical


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Journey of Promise by Vickie Hall

March 14, 2013

Richard and Leah Kenyon believe they’re ready to sacrifice whatever it takes to reach Zion. To confront the challenges mounted against them they call upon the Lord’s tender mercies to see them through and strengthen their love for one another. But they’re unprepared for the exacting measure of the Atlantic Ocean and the mighty Mississippi […]

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Mattie by M. Ann Rohrer

March 13, 2013

Born in Colonia Juarez, Chihuahua, Mexico, nineteen-year-old Mattie turns her back on God when her father dies. She vows never to pray again, except perhaps to ask why. But years later, as she places her trust–and heart–in the hands of a dangerous man, Mattie discovers that though she may have left God, He never left […]

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Isabelle Webb: The Grecian Princess by N.C. Allen

March 6, 2013

The sun burns brightly over the ancient isle of Greece as former Pinkerton spy Isabelle Webb returns for her most rousing adventure yet. Legend has it that the location of a fantastic treasure is revealed only when three mystical jewels are united. In an effort to locate the elusive trove and the power it promises, […]

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Safe Haven by Jean Holbrook Mathews

February 13, 2013

With her family left destitute by her father’s recent death, Susanna Thayer believes her only hope is to marry life-long friend Jonathan Burnley. But Jonathan heeds the counsel of his father, an unscrupulous lawyer, to marry a cousin of greater wealth and position, and Susanna is forced to endure grueling labor in a cotton mill […]

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Where Once the River Flowed by Jennie Hansen

February 5, 2013

New Mexico, 1879—The Sebastian Hacienda is a lucrative and coveted ranch deep in the fertile wilderness of New Mexico, a property held for generations by the powerful Sebastian family. After the death of his son and heir, proud and formidable Don Sebastian has only one hope for the preservation of his land: his beautiful young […]

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Joseph: A Stalwart Witness by Jensen & Carmack

January 28, 2013

New England, 1820: the Second Great Awakening sweeps through the land, fanning flames of religious fervor like a slumbering brush fire awakened by the wind. In Palmyra, New York, revivals of faith soon develop into wars of words as convert rails against convert, neighbor against neighbor, parent against child. In the midst of the uproar […]

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John Taylor & the Mystery Puzzle by Christy Monson

November 12, 2012

Micah put the phone back together and touched the screen. Nothing. “Maybe it needs to dry,” said Micah, opening up the back and leaving the phone in the sun. After a few minutes, he put it back together, but still nothing. “What are we going to do?” “Maybe we’re stuck here forever,” said Alicia. Micah […]

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Open Fire: J. Golden Kimball Takes on the South by Scott M. Hurst

June 13, 2012

Elder Rich finally ended with a solemnly pronounced “amen.” Golden added his amen and opened his eyes. Four ragtag-looking hillbillies with rifles stood watching them. They’d evidently heard the elders from the road and had been watching them while they prayed. The one with the longest rifle and the least amount of teeth looked at […]

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Carnival Girl by Sonja Herbert

June 12, 2012

Fourteen-year-old Sonja has always known there is a God who loves her. But when you spend your life on the road with the carnival, traveling the country in a tiny caravan home, it’s hard to imagine a normal, churchgoing life. Everything changes when Sonja meets two Mormon missionaries. Even though her parents don’t approve, her […]

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Uneasy Fortunes by Mandi Ellsworth

June 11, 2012
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He couldn’t help but wonder when he’d become so violent. He had in the last few weeks threatened two men and gotten into two fights. He hadn’t fought anyone since his pa had died. He drew a deep breath, trying to calm his anger at the man he’d just encountered, and as he inhaled a […]

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Come to Zion: The Winds and the Waves by Dean Hughes

May 30, 2012
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Will Lewis is stuck. the class system in England in the 1840s seems destined to keep him in his place as a poor tenant farmer who cannot improve his lot and will never be able to marry the woman he loves. But the “new religion” that is sweeping through congregations of the United Brethren, Will’s […]

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Soulfire by Betsy Love

May 14, 2012
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Will God hear Zephenia’s prayers? It is 148 BC, and the city of Nephi is ruled by the wicked King Noah and his corrupt priests. Zephenia’s father has turned to his drink after the death of her mother, and her younger sister Sari dreams of living in the king’s palace. When the family’s hut is […]

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