Time for your guide for planning a summer road trip. First stop: a bookstore or library! If you’ve ever wanted to travel but didn’t quite have the budget to get to all the locations you’d like, you can explore new places through the pages of some of our books. To make it easy for you, we’ve listed all the settings for Bethany House novels published from July 2018 to June 2019 below.
Alaska: Under the Midnight Sun by Tracie Peterson and Kimberley Woodhouse
Georgia: Breach of Trust by Rachel Dylan
Maine: Whose Waves These Are by Amanda Dykes
Maryland: Dead Drift by Dani Pettrey
Minnesota: A Season of Grace by Lauraine Snelling
Missouri: Mind Games by Nancy Mehl
New York: A Desperate Hope by Elizabeth Camden
Oklahoma: The Lieutenant’s Bargain by Regina Jennings
Texas: More Than Words Can Say by Karen Witemeyer
Washington: Sweet on You by Becky Wade
Bonus! Novella Collections (aka Multi-Stop Trips)
Since these were all set in different locations, we thought we’d break down all of them for you.
England, Texas, West Virginia, Washington: The Christmas Heirloom by Karen Witemeyer, Kristi Ann Hunter, Sarah Loudin Thomas, and Becky Wade
Illinois, Maryland, and South Carolina: The Cost of Betrayal by Dee Henderson, Dani Pettrey, Lynette Eason
Outside the United States
France: Far Side of the Sea by Kate Breslin (also set in Spain)
Gambia: Outbreak by Davis Bunn (also set in other countries in West Africa)
Israel: Jerusalem’s Queen by Angela Hunt
Nevis: Verity by Lisa Bergren
Russia: Thirst of Steel by Ronie Kendig (also set in Ukraine, France, Republic of the Congo, and more)
Sicily: Shelter of the Most High by Connilyn Cossette (also set in ancient Canaan)
Because the only way you can get to these fantastic settings is through the pages of a book.
What’s one place you’ve only “visited” through the pages of a book but feel you know well?