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By the Light of the Moon Blog + Review Tour
Welcome to the Blog + Review Tour & Giveaway for the By the Light of the Moon series by Jenny Knipfer, hosted by JustRead Publicity Tours!


Ruby MoonTitle: Ruby Moon
Series: By the Light of the Moon #1
Author: Jenny Knipfer
Release Date: December 2019
Genre: Inspirational Historical Romance

Ruby Moon embodies a tale of grief, guilt, and romance set on the shores of Lake Superior in Ontario during the mid 1890’s. Jenay, a young woman of mixed French and Ojibwe descent, must survive the trauma of causing a horrific accident. Her maturity accelerates as the challenges of grief, and romance enter the scene.

Amidst this drama, Jenay is caught in a web spun by Renault, a rich, charming man who once threatened ruination of her father’s shipping company but now seeks something even more valuable–Jenay. Renault, her past enemy, suddenly becomes her friend then something more . . . Will she leave the man she loves for this new found affection?

Jenay must find where her strength lies in order to face the challenges life brings her or be washed away like driftwood on the tumultuous shores of Lake Superior. Life’s richest dramas are played out under the banner of two ruby colored moons and become the hidden gems which forge her into a mature strong woman. Jenay realizes God is by her side, using even the harsh events of life to create something precious in her.

PURCHASE LINKS*: Goodreads | Amazon

Blue MoonTitle: Blue Moon
Series: By the Light of the Moon #2
Author: Jenny Knipfer
Release Date: December 2019
Genre: Inspirational Historical Romance

The year is 1885 and unwed Vanessa Gulet must surrender her newborn son to her married twin sister, Valerie, to raise. A seed of bitterness grows in Vanessa. When the opportunity arises for her to have what she’s always wanted, Vanessa takes it despite the consequences to her family. Will Vanessa and Valerie remain at odds or will they allow the power of forgiveness to heal their strained relationship?

In a new town and reunited with her son, Vanessa finds more than she bargained for: love, friendship, and a home. Vanessa and Michael (the manager at her newly inherited business) feel the pull of attraction towards each other. Vanessa trusts him, but comes to question this trust when she finds he’s kept something from her.

Valerie, overcome with loss and grief, faces the diagnosis of multiple sclerosis just as her identity as a mother is threatened. Will she and her husband forge through these trials together or will these upsets cause them to drift apart?

Love seems to bloom in the most unlikely of places in Webaashi Bay for an old friend of Jenay’s and a woman who owns the local dress shop. A parallel tale of love, forgiveness, and reuniting lost things is spun by a local author adding another dimension to the tale of the Gulet twins and their saga

PURCHASE LINKS*: Goodreads | Amazon

Silver MoonTitle: Silver Moon
Series: By the Light of the Moon #3
Author: Jenny Knipfer
Release Date: June 30, 2020
Genre: Inspirational Historical Romance

Silver Moon, the third book in the series: By the Light of the Moon, paints a stunning and poignant picture of life on the home front in Webaashi Bay, Ontario, and of three men who are a part of the Canadian Expeditionary Force during WWI.

Shamed into joining the war, the tide turns for Luis Wilson when he is steered into the depths of espionage. Injured and presumed missing, will he lose his heart to the very woman who presented him with a white feather?

Oshki and Jimmy offer a grim perspective on life in the trenches. They despair of ever returning home to the women who hold their hearts.

Meanwhile, Lily fights for the cause in her own way and rallies the female troops at home as prejudices run high and the local cafe owner is accused of being a spy.

Will the women of Webaashi Bay receive their men back unscathed? Can the power of love win out over insurmountable odds? All this drama and more plays out under the light of a silver moon.

PURCHASE LINKS*: Goodreads | Amazon


Jenny Knipfer

Jenny Knipfer lives in Wisconsin with her husband, Ken and their pet Yorkie, Ruby. She is also a mom and loves being a grandma. She enjoys many creative pursuits but finds writing the most fulfilling. Her favorite place to relax is by the western shore of Lake Superior, where her novel series, By The Light of the Moon, is set.

CONNECT WITH JENNY: Website Facebook Twitter Instagram


(1) winner will receive a $25 Amazon gift card and a necklace made by the author!

By the Light of the Moon JustRead Giveaway

Be sure to check out each stop on the tour for more chances to win. Full tour schedule linked below. Giveaway will begin at midnight August 3, 2020 and last through 11:59 PM EST on August 10, 2020. Winner will be notified within 2 weeks of close of the giveaway and given 48 hours to respond or risk forfeiture of prize. US only. Void where prohibited by law or logistics.

Giveaway is subject to the policies found here.


Launch Page at JustRead

August 3
Fiction Aficionado
A Modern Day Fairy Tale
Regina Walker Author

August 4
Reading Is My SuperPower
Adventurous Bookworm
Library Lady’s Kid Lit
Adventures of a Travelers Wife

August 5
Fiction Aficionado
Reading, Writing & Stitch-Metic
Live. Love. Read.
Regina Walker Author

August 6
Fiction Aficionado
Live. Love. Read.
Library Lady’s Kid Lit
Emily Yager

August 7
Live. Love. Read.
Regina Walker Author
Library Lady’s Kid Lit
Hallie Reads

Praise, Jackie, Lori

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  1. Patricia B.

    This sounds like an interesting set of stories. Many important issues are addressed and I hope get people to seriously think about them.

    • Jenny Knipfer

      Hi Patricia, Thank you so much for your interest in my books. One of my goals as an author is to not just write entertaining stories but works that make readers think, ask the hard questions, and point them to the light I’ve found in my own life.

  2. Vivian Furbay

    What an interesting set of books! I like historical fiction and would like to read these.

  3. susiesellnergmailcom

    Jenny Knipfer is a new author to me. Her By The Light of the Moon series sounds fascinating!

  4. Lelia “ Lucy” Reynolds

    Thank you for introducing me to a new author. They sound interesting. Blessings

  5. Anne

    A fascinating historical with a unique and wonderful setting and story which interests me greatly. Ontario and Lake Superior is beautiful having lived in Ontario and travelled to many places.

  6. Debbie P

    I really love historical fiction and these books sound like a fantastic series! Great covers!

  7. Debbie

    I have read Jenny’s first two books and can’t wait to read the third! They are the kind of stories that draw you in and captivate you. Marvelous!

  8. Lori Smanski

    What a generous give a way. Thanks. Lovely covers. I have to go and check out this series now.

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