Friday, April 5, 2019

Blog Tour and Giveaway: The Memory House by Rachel Hauck

About the book

When Beck Holiday lost her father in the North Tower on 9/11, she also lost her memories of him. Eighteen years later, she’s a tough New York City cop burdened with a damaging secret, suspended for misconduct, and struggling to get her life in order. Meanwhile a mysterious letter arrives informing her she’s inherited a house along Florida’s northern coast, and what she discovers there will change her life forever. Matters of the heart only become more complicated when she runs into handsome Bruno Endicott, a driven sports agent who fondly recalls the connection they shared as teenagers. But Beck doesn’t remember that, either.

Decades earlier, widow Everleigh Applegate lives a steady, uneventful life with her widowed mother after a tornado ripped through Waco, Texas, and destroyed her new, young married life. When she runs into old high school friend Don Callahan, she begins to yearn for change. Yet no matter how much she longs to love again, she is hindered by a secret she can never share.

Fifty years separate the women but through the power of love and miracle of faith, they each find healing in a beautiful Victorian known affectionately as The Memory House.

Click here to read an excerpt!
About the author

Rachel Hauck is an award winning, New York Times, USA Today and Wall Street Journal bestselling author.
Her book The Wedding Dress was named Inspirational Novel of the Year by Romantic Times Book Reviews. She is a double RITA finalist, and a Christy and Carol Award Winner.
Her book, Once Upon A Prince, first in the Royal Wedding Series, was filmed for an Original Hallmark movie.
Rachel has been awarded the prestigious Career Achievement Award for her body of original work by Romantic Times Book Reviews.
A member of the Executive Board for American Christian Fiction Writers, she teaches workshops and leads worship at the annual conference. She is a past Mentor of The Year.
At home, she’s a wife, writer, worship leader and works out at the gym semi-enthusiastically.
A graduate of Ohio State University (Go Bucks!) with a degree in Journalism, she’s a former sorority girl and a devoted Ohio State football fan. Her bucket list is to stand on the sidelines with Ryan Day.
She lives in sunny central Florida with her husband and ornery cat.
Tour schedule
The Avid Reader4/2/2019
Julie Arduini: Surrender Issues and Chocolate4/2/2019
By The Book4/2/2019
Book Reviews From an Avid Reader4/2/2019
Christian Bookaholic4/2/2019
The Mary Reader4/2/2019
The Power of Words4/3/2019
When life gets you a book4/3/2019
Vickie's Kitchen and Garden4/4/2019
Hallie Reads4/4/2019
Gidget Girl Reading4/4/2019
Beauty in the Binding4/4/2019
Locks, Hooks and Books4/5/2019
Savings in Seconds4/5/2019
My Devotional Thoughts4/5/2019
Cara Putman4/5/2019
The World As I See It4/5/2019
View from the Birdhouse4/5/2019
Woven by Words4/6/2019
Carpool Conversations4/7/2019
Ramblings of a Coffee Addicted Writer4/8/2019
2014 AND BEYOND!4/8/2019
The Forgiven Former Feminist4/9/2019
Splashes of Joy4/9/2019
Hope for Today's Heart4/9/2019
Daysong Reflections4/9/2019
Seasons of Opportunities4/9/2019
Singing Librarian Books4/10/2019
Through the Fire Blogs4/10/2019
Inklings and notions4/10/2019
Milk & Honey Meadows4/10/2019
Texas Book-aholic4/10/2019
Impressions In Ink4/11/2019
Susan's Blog4/11/2019
Mother of Three4/12/2019
Labor Not in Vain4/12/2019
Pause for Tales4/12/2019
Thoughts from Mill Street4/12/2019
Christian Chick's Thoughts4/13/2019
A Modern Day Fairy Tale4/13/2019
Two Girls and a Book4/14/2019
Chat With Vera4/14/2019
Edits and Reviews by Leslie4/14/2019
The Christian Fiction Girl4/14/2019
Positive Grace4/15/2019
Radiant Light4/15/2019
God's Peculiar Treasure Rae4/15/2019
Genesis 50204/16/2019
Christen Krumm, Writer4/16/2019
Did you Hear about the morgans?4/16/2019
Roads to Everywhere4/16/2019
Create Explore Read4/16/2019
Cover to Cover Café4/16/2019
Giveaway info

My Review
The Memory House is a great read. I love time slip novels and was excited when I got the chance to read and review this one. I have to admit that at first, I was little confused trying to keep up with the characters. It took me a bit to get caught and understand what was going on. After I figured out what was going on about fifty pages or so in, I could not put the book down. I love how Rachel Hauck used her story to show faith and inspiration on how to be redeemed, how to forgive – including yourself, how to move on from a heart break, and having second chances. 

I am giving The Memory House four and a half stars. I highly recommend it for readers who enjoy time slip novels. This one should not be missed that I found to be a must read. 

I received this book from the publisher. This review is 100% my own honest opinion.

1 comment:

  1. I've never read a time slip novel before, so this sounds intriguing and an excellent one to start with based on your review.