“In The Brothers’ Keepers, novelist NLB Horton blends faith, espionage, romance, and suspense in a deftly crafted novel that grips and holds the reader’s total attention. Highly recommended for personal reading lists and community library collections.”

Small Press Bookwatch, a division of Midwest Book Review


The Brothers’ Keepers, book 2 in the Parched series, delivers masterful international suspense driven by contemporary family dynamics. Light the late-night oil because you won’t want to put this book down.”

DiAnn Mills, Christy Award winner


“Many may not know of NLB Horton’s books yet, but I sure hope more become familiar with her unique tales as some of places the author herself has even traveled to! On the sidebar of this page are book trailers to both of her novels that will capture your attention and draw you into the mystery.”

Lighthouse88, Amazon


“This is one very exciting book that captures your attention and keeps you flipping pages as fast as you can read them. Ms. Horton has given us great characters that literally breathe on the pages. I am so looking forward to the next book in this wonderful series.”

VicG, Amazon


“If well-drawn characters, multi-layered plots and satisfying family relationships are your thing, put this book at the top of your Read Now list!”

Virginia Smith, author of Prime Suspect and the Falsely Accused series


“Horton knows her characters intimately and her writing displays it. The story is a page turner that deepens and widens as Grace inches closer to the answers. I recommend this book because it really takes you to another place with wonderful characters!!!”

LyonsLady, Amazon


“I am once again enthralled by the exploits of an intelligent, older woman and her family, whom I first met in When Camels Fly.”

Anne. R., Goodreads 


“The main characters from Horton’s first novel are beautifully developed in this sequel. She incorporates the history of the places her characters visit, and weaves an incredibly feasible story around historic events.”

Leigh, Goodreads


“The drama will keep you hooked once you start, so be prepared!!”

J. Cole, Amazon


“I really liked Horton’s writing. This is a thinking person’s novel. There is some really snappy dialog, too. Grace is a delightful character.”

Joan N., Amazon




Adventures in Unsell Land (“The author’s intimate connection with her characters is evident, and I appreciated that the main character was an older woman.” more)


Self-Employed Writer (“The Brothers’ Keepers is really a true work of art.” more)


Vic’s Media Room (“This is one very exciting book that captures your attention and keeps you flipping pages as fast as you can read them. Ms. Horton’s characters literally breathe on the pages.” more)


More of Him (“Sometimes it’s enjoyable to read a book that doesn’t make you think, but my favorite are complex like this one, and make me want to keep reading into the night.” more)






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