Author Archives: Brenda B. Taylor

About Brenda B. Taylor

I write sweet historical romances, connecting readers of today with events in history, and telling stories about the extraordinary lives of ordinary people. I most enjoy writing stories set in post-Civil War Missouri, and medieval Scotland.

Highland Treasures Sale and Spotlight

On sale for $0.99 during January Universal Book Link Amazon Romance and revenge brew in the sixteenth century Scottish Highlands. Alistair Munro returns to Scotland after six years of exile in France to find is wife, son, and estate in … Continue reading

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ACFW New Releases ~ January 2020

January 2020 New Releases More in-depth descriptions of these books can be found on the ACFW Fiction Finder website. Contemporary Romance: A Rancher to Trust by Laurel Blount — After an embarrassing failure, a prodigal retreats to a secluded cabin … Continue reading

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Christmas in Old Scotland

Christmas and New Year were equally welcomed by Scots before the Reformation of the 16th-17th centuries. All the customs of both festivals stem from that time. The name came from the Scandinavians for whom ‘Yultid’ was the festival celebrated at … Continue reading

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The Christmas Truce

Silent Night, Holy Night All is calm, all is bright. Round yon virgin, mother and Child Holy Infant so tender and mild, Sleep in heavenly peace, Sleep in heavenly peace. Written by Joseph Mohr, arranged by Franz Gruber The beautiful … Continue reading

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Winter Wonderland Book Fair

Grab your copies for Christmas Gifts of A Highland Bride, now on sale for $0.99 at Amazon and other Vendors during the Winter Wonderland Book Fair. Also, enter the giveaway to win a $35 Amazon Gift Card. CLICK HERE to … Continue reading

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ACFW New Releases ~ December 2019

December 2019 New Releases More in-depth descriptions of these books can be found on the ACFW Fiction Finder website. Contemporary Romance: Stranded for the Holidays by Lisa Carter — Running away led her right where she belonged. A new mom … Continue reading

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A Keepsake Christmas ~ Spotlight

The Historical Heartbeats guest today, is Author Marilyn Peveto. Marilyn is spotlighting her new Christmas novella, A Keepsake Christmas. After losing all her possessions in a hurricane, will Landry be able to celebrate Christmas? Marilyn is giving away a $25 … Continue reading

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