Posts Tagged ‘Leanna Ellis’

“Once in a Blue Moon is an intriguing tale of a woman who never came to grips with the sudden death of her mother forty years ago and now has a chance for closure if she can obtain the truth; that is if anyone living knows the truth as Howard spins a conspiracy tale. Falling […]

Her descriptions are vivid, and her attention to detail is keen.  She does a wonderful job in transporting the reader into the lives of the characters, and making you care about them

Bryn Seymour was only nine years old when her mother died mysteriously on the same day as the Apollo 11 moon landing. Forty years later, a divorced, cynical Bryn meets conspiracy theorist Howard, who thinks the two events may be connected. Although Bryn tries to find closure in Howard’s ideas, Howard’s son, a Christian, presents […]

Ruby’s Slippers by Leanna Ellis reminds us all that reconciliation can help heal family wounds. If you have ever enjoyed the classic The Wizard of Oz, then you’ll have to check this one out! Enough said.   Susan Choy Lee aka The Reading Mom

It’s a modern-day Wizard of Oz with Cinderella undertones. But this is no fairy tale or fantasy, with magical resolutions and guaranteed happy endings. It’s a deeply moving story of hurt and healing, of love and loss, of hope and redemption. Immensely entertaining, it is chock full of wit, grit, humor and heartache. Truly unforgettable, […]

From  “Ruby’s Slippers by Leanna Ellis is a haunting story of a woman’s quest to know her earthly father and (discover) her Heavenly Father . . . Ellis very cleverly plays on the conceit of the title. The slippers are supposedly from The Wizard of Oz, and several themes from the movie are used […]

From the All About Romance blog: “I haven’t read an inspirational in years, mostly because the only inspirational I had read was drearily conservative and written in such a cheesy and sentimental way that it put me off the subgenre altogether. So it was with some trepidation I approached Ruby’s Slippers by Leanna Ellis, which […]

From A Peek at My Bookshelf: “Leanna Ellis is rapidly becoming another of my ‘must read’ authors . . . in Ruby’s Slippers, she not only has captured my smile, she has taken my heart captive as well. This story is fun, lighthearted at moments and drawing tears at others. This is Leanna Ellis at her best! […]

Lookin’ Back, Texas is a creative recipe whose ingredients are frantic fun and human imperfection, peppered with hope and forgiveness for flavor . . . Leanna Ellis has created personable characters, sometimes complicated, sometimes simple, but uniquely brave as they face the trials the author stirs together for them. The story is imaginative and warm. […]

Christy’s Book Blog calls Lookin’ Back, Texas by Leanna Ellis, “A startling look at the damage a lie can do to a marriage and a life . . . Ellis has a real ear for dialogue making it zing with humor and cut with truth.