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A Bride for All Seasons

A Bride for All Seasons

On 6/25 Book Lover wrote: I received a complimentary copy of this book from Thomas Nelson Publishers.  This book contains four novellas.   Each novella is about a different bride from the Hitching Post Mail-Order Bride Catalogue.  I thought that this book sounded kind of cute.  I'm not sure what I expected, ... A Bride for All Seasons by Margaret Brownley, Debra Clopton, Mary Connealy, Robin Lee Hatcher

Book Lover's Rating:

3 Stars

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Rock Harbor Search and Rescue

Rock Harbor Search and Rescue

On 5/6 Book Lover wrote: I received a complimentary copy of this book from Thomas Nelson publishers.  Emily O'Reilly is trying to save up enough money to buy her very own search and rescue puppy.  While watching over a booth at the fall festival for a renowned jewelry artist an expensive necklace is stolen.  Emily ... Rock Harbor Search & Rescue by Colleen Coble

Book Lover's Rating:

4 Stars

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Letters to Katie

Letters to Katie

On 4/20 Book Lover wrote: I received a complimentary copy of this book from Thomas Nelson Publishers.  Katherine Yoder has wanted to marry Johnny Mullet since she was 12 years old.  To bad Johnny isn't interested.  Katherine has been dealing with heartbreak for years and just when things look like they might work ... Letters to Katie by Kathleen Fuller

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4 Stars

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Domination

Domination

On 4/5 Book Lover wrote: I received a complimentary copy of this book from Thomas Nelson Publishers.  The Thule are attacking, and Earth's only chance lies in an old legend about the Betrayer.  The US government has been trying to create a Betrayer.  They were unsuccessful until Colt McAlister.  Colt is 16 ... Domination by Jon S. Lewis

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4 Stars

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Threads of Grace

Threads of Grace

On 3/19 Book Lover wrote: Grace Belier has escaped one awful marriage only to have be faced with another.  When her neighbor offers to marry her and keep her from having to marry some one else she decides to take the chance.  She hardly knows Seth, but he seems like a good man.  Will she come to love him as she ... Threads of Grace by Kelly Long

Book Lover's Rating:

3 Stars

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The River

The River

On 11/26 Book Lover wrote: I received a complimentary copy of this book from Thomas Nelson through their BookSneeze program.  When Gabriel Clarke was 5 years old he watched his father drown in The River.  His whole life has been spent missing his father and reliving what happened that day.  He has nor really lived ... The River by Michael Neale

Book Lover's Rating:

4 Stars

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Surprised by Laughter

Surprised by Laughter

On 10/1 Book Lover wrote: I received a complimentary copy of this book from Thomas Nelson through their BookSneeze program.  This book talks about the humor that is found in much of C. S. Lewis's work.  The author is trying to show us why Lewis found laughter so important, and what part it played in his work and in ... Surprised By Laughter: The Comic World of C. S. Lewis by Terry Lindvall, PH.D.

Book Lover's Rating:

2 Stars

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First Date

First Date

On 12/31 Book Lover wrote: I received a complimentary copy of this book from Thomas Nelson through their booksneeze program.   This was a cute story.  I enjoyed the main character and a lot of the other characters in the book.  I felt like the main character was very real.  The story was light.  It ... First Date by Krista McGee

Book Lover's Rating:

4 Stars

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Wrapped in Rain

Wrapped in Rain

On 12/14 Book Lover wrote: I received a complimentary copy of this book from Thomas Nelson through there BookSneeze program.  I really enjoyed the characters in this book.  They were a little zany, and you never quite knew what to expect from them.  I liked how the book dealt with forgiveness.  The father may ... Wrapped in Rain by Charles Martin

Book Lover's Rating:

4 Stars

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Treasuring Emma

Treasuring Emma

On 8/4 Book Lover wrote: I received a complimentary copy of this book from Thomas Nelson through their BookSneeze program. The only man that Emma has ever loved has chosen to leave the faith. Then her father dies, followed by her mother. She has a strained relationship with her sister. How can life be so hard. Emma must ... Treasuring Emma by Kathleen Fuller

Book Lover's Rating:

3 Stars

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A Reluctant Queen

A Reluctant Queen

On 6/7 Book Lover wrote: I received a complementary copy of this book from Thomas Nelson through their BookSneeze program.  I enjoyed this story.  It is based on the biblical story of Esther.  It is fun to see how the author imagined the story.  There were some parts that seemed a little to contrived to me, ... A Reluctant Queen by Joan Wolf

Book Lover's Rating:

3 Stars

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Beyond All Measure

Beyond All Measure

On 5/17 Book Lover wrote: I received a complimentary copy of this book through the Thomas Nelson BookSneeze program.  Ada has recently lost everything.  Her father and Aunt suddenly died, leaving massive debts.  She had to sell almost everything to pay them off, and now she must find a way to support herself.  ... Beyond all Measure by Dorothy Love

Book Lover's Rating:

4 Stars

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The Lightkeeper's Ball

The Lightkeeper's Ball

On 4/18 Book Lover wrote: This was a very light read.  It was a bit of a mystery as well as a romance.  Parts of the book were a little cheesy, but overall it was a fun read.  Olivia Stewart wants to be loved for who she is inside, not for her status in society.  When she finds out about her sister's death, ... The Lightkeeper's Ball by Colleen Coble

Book Lover's Rating:

3 Stars

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We Be Big

We Be Big

On 3/21 Book Lover wrote: I received a complimentary copy of this book from Thomas Nelson as part of their BookSneeze program.  I lived in the South for 4 years.  You can not live in the South and not know who Rick and Bubba are.  I admit that I only listened to their show a few times, but I enjoyed it when I did.  ... We Be Big by Rick Burgess & Bill "Bubba" Bussey

Book Lover's Rating:

4 Stars

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Regret Free Parenting

Regret Free Parenting

On 3/3 Book Lover wrote: I received a complimentary copy of this book from Thomas Nelson's BookSneeze program.  I enjoyed this book.  It talked a lot about being an intentional parent.  It talked about building a strong relationship with your children while they are young, and then the relationship can continue ... Regret Free Parenting by Catherine Hickem, LCSW

Book Lover's Rating:

4 Stars

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Invasion

Invasion

On 2/7 Book Lover wrote: I received a complimentary copy of this book from Thomas Nielsons BookSneeze program.  It was a fun read.  16 year old Colt's parents are tragically killed and he goes to live with his grandfather.  Soon after moving strange things start happening, and Colt is introduced into a whole new ... Invasion by Jon S. Lewis

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4 Stars

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A Time to Dance

A Time to Dance

On 12/6 Book Lover wrote: I received a complimentary copy of this book through Thomas Nielsons BookSneeze program. Overall I enjoyed the book, but it also had some drawbacks. It is the story of a couple that have been married for over twenty years and have grown apart. They still love each other, but don't know how to come ... A Time to Dance by Karen Kingsbury

Book Lover's Rating:

3 Stars

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The Secrets Beneath

The Secrets Beneath

On 11/18 Book Lover wrote: I received a complimentary copy of this book through Thomas Nelsons BookSneeze program. I had never read an Amish fiction book before. I was pleasantly surprised by this book. It was a very fun read. It is a mystery, and it definitely kept me guessing. It is written for tweens and teens, but I ... The Secrets Beneath by Kathleen Fuller

Book Lover's Rating:

4 Stars

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A Suitor for Jenny

A Suitor for Jenny

On 10/21 Book Lover wrote: As part of Thomas Nelson's Booksneeze program, I received A Suitor For Jenny by Margaret Brownley. This was what I would consider a christian romance. You have the love story (several actually), as well as people discovering that they need God in their lives. The story was kind of sweet, but it was ... A Suitor For Jenny by Margaret Brownley

Book Lover's Rating:

3 Stars

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The King's Christmas List

The King's Christmas List

On 9/21 Book Lover wrote: I am participating in Thomas Nelson's Booksneeze program, and recently received a copy of The King's Christmas List by Eldon Johnson. This is a childrens book (I would say for preschool to young grade school children) and is quite sweet. It has full page illustrations throughout that are very colorful ... The King's Christmas List by Eldon Johnson

Book Lover's Rating:

4 Stars

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A Century Turns

A Century Turns

On 9/11 Book Lover wrote: I was very excited to discover the booksneeze program. The first book that I received was A Century Turns: New Hopes, New Fears by William J. Bennett. I must admit that it took me awhile to get into the book. I started it a while ago, and ended up putting it down after the first 10 pages. The next time ... A Century Turns: New Hopes, New Fears by William J. Bennett

Book Lover's Rating:

4 Stars

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