Book Review: Camp Lake (Carson Chronicles Book 5), John A. Heldt

Summary: Borrowed from Amazon.com Phoenix, Spring 1983. For the Carsons, five siblings from the present day, it has come down to this. Find the parents they have chased through time for more than two years or go home and resume their lives without them. While Adam and Greg remain in Arizona and Natalie searches the […]

Book Review: Caitlin’s Song (Carson Chronicles Book 4), John A. Heldt

Summary: Borrowed from Amazon.com Love, courage, and commitment take center stage as the Carsons, a family of time travelers, continue their saga in the great American West. For the Carson children, ages 19 to 29, an unplanned stop in 1962 is a chance to grow. Adam, Greg, and Natalie begin lives with new spouses in […]

Book Review: Indian Paintbrush (Carson Chronicles Book 3), John A. Heldt

Summary from Amazon: Arizona, December 1943. After surviving perilous six-month journeys to 1889 and 1918, the Carsons, five siblings from the present day, seek a respite in their home state. While Adam and Greg settle down with their Progressive Era brides, Natalie and Caitlin start romances with wartime aviators and Cody befriends a Japanese family […]

Book Review: Memory Tree, John A. Heldt

Summary From Author: Days after barely escaping 1889 with their lives, the Carsons, siblings from the present day, resume their search for their missing parents in 1918. While Adam and his pregnant wife, Bridget, settle in Minnesota, unaware of a wildfire that will kill hundreds, Greg seeks clues in his great-grandparents’ Mexico, where he finds […]

Book Review: Indiana Belle, American Journey Part 2, by John A. Heldt

Summary from Author: Providence, Rhode Island, 2017. When doctoral student Cameron Coelho, 28, opens a package from Indiana, he finds more than private papers that will help him with his dissertation. He finds a photograph of a beautiful society editor murdered in 1925 and clues to a century-old mystery. Within days, he meets Geoffrey Bell, […]

Book Review: September Sky, Book 1 in American Journey Series, John A. Heldt

September Sky, John A. Heldt Summary Borrowed from Amazon.com “When unemployed San Francisco reporter Chuck Townsend and his college-dropout son, Justin, take a cruise to Mexico in 2016, each hopes to rebuild a relationship after years of estrangement. But they find more than common ground aboard the ship. They meet a mysterious lecturer who touts […]

Book Review – The Mirror, John A. Heldt

    The Mirror, John A. Heldt Summary from Author “On September 11, 2020, Ginny and Katie Smith celebrate their nineteenth birthday at a country fair near Seattle. Ignoring the warnings of a fortune-teller, they enter a house of mirrors and exit in May 1964. Armed with the knowledge they need to return to their time, […]

Book Review: The Fire, John A. Heldt, Northwest Passage Book 4

The Fire, John A. Heldt, Northwest Passage Book 4 Summary from Amazon.com “When Kevin Johnson, 22, goes to Wallace, Idaho, days after his college graduation, he expects to find rest and relaxation as his family prepares his deceased grandfather’s house for sale. Then he discovers a hidden diary and a time portal that can take […]

Book Review: The Show, John A. Heldt; Northwest Passage Book 3

  The Show, John A. Heldt, Northwest Passage Book#3 Summary from Amazon.com “Seattle, 1941. Grace Vandenberg, 21, is having a bad day. Minutes after Pearl Harbor is attacked, she learns that her boyfriend is a time traveler from 2000 who has abandoned her for a future he insists they cannot share. Determined to save their […]

Book Review: The Journey, John A. Heldt, Northwest Passage #2

The Journey, John A. Heldt, Northwest Passage Book #2 Summary from Amazon.com “Seattle, 2010. When her entrepreneur husband dies in an accident, Michelle Preston Richardson, 48, finds herself childless and directionless. She yearns for the simpler days of her youth, before she followed her high school sweetheart down a road that led to limitless riches […]