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The River

The River

On 10/5 Muffy wrote: Another incredible book by Thomas Nelson Publishers. This is the story of Gabriel Clarke. Gabriel was born in the Colorado river area the son and grandson of River Guides. Gabriel's mother who was not sure of the river life left him when he was young. Poor Gabriel watched his father die when he was five ... The River

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5 Stars

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The Reason

The Reason

On 9/19 Muffy wrote: The Reason by William SirlsThis book is no less than amazing. I couldn't put it down and be ready to have the tissues in hand.The story takes place in a small town in Michigan where a blind pastor, his loyal wife and mentally challenged adult son attract a family of misfits by their faith and kindness.But ... The Reason by William Sirls

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5 Stars

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By Faith, Not By Sight

By Faith, Not By Sight

On 8/25 Muffy wrote: By Faith Not by Sight is the autobiography by Scott MacIntyre, American Idol contestant. Scott's story is so inspiring. What he has accomplished blind most sighted people never even imagine. I think the real story though is the story of his parents. His mother thought he was blind from an early age and ... By Faith Not by Sighte

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3 Stars

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Redemption

Redemption

On 7/19 Muffy wrote: As I have stated many times....biographies are my favorites! This didn't let me down.Redemption is the story of Bryan Clay. A rebellious child whose parents divorce made him a bitter, challenged child. His mother never stopped praying for him no matter how rebellious he was. She was told by a counselor ... Redemption

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5 Stars

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Stand By Me

Stand By Me

On 7/4 Muffy wrote: Never met a Neta Jackson book I didn't like and this one is no exception. She has such a gift. Her characters are so believable and I have to admit that I am Jody Baxter in real life. I truly recommend that you start with the Yada Yada series and read them all. But be prepared! You will do nothing else ... stand by me by neta jackson

Muffy's Rating:

5 Stars

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Heaven Is For Real DVD-Based Conversation Kit

Heaven Is For Real DVD-Based Conversation Kit

On 1/22 Muffy wrote: After reading Heaven is for Real you can help but be very obsessive about heaven and how real it is. My junior high sunday school class have read the book and discussed it in great detail so when the dvd based conversation kit became available I jumped on it.Pro's---You can't watch the Burpo family and ... Heaven is for Real dvd Based conversation kit.

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3 Stars

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The Encounter

The Encounter

On 11/12 Muffy wrote: All I can say is wow! I have read a couple of Mr. Arterburns novels but nothing prepared me for the powerful message of this book. It is the story of a young woman, left heart broken, scorned and pregnant all alone in the world. She loved her son dearly but made the heart wrenching choice to leave him. ... The Encounter

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5 Stars

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Heaven is for Real Deluxe Edition

Heaven is for Real Deluxe Edition

On 10/19 Muffy wrote: Heaven is for Real is a wonderful book about Todd Burpo's son visit to heaven during surgery. I got this book at 6:00 pm on Sunday evening and had it done before I went to bed. Who can resist books on heaven? We all dream and imagine what it is like so any glimpses we get are awesome! I am not sure if ... Heaven is for Real by Todd Burpo

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4 Stars

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One Call Away

One Call Away

On 10/7 Muffy wrote: As I have stated in earlier posts, biographies are my favorite books to read. This one was no exception.I loved this book. Brenda Warner is so ridiculously honest that she captures you from the first moment. I admit the first part of the book was a little confusing and chaotic but it pulled it self together ... One Call Away by Brenda Warner

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4 Stars

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Stumbling Into Grace

Stumbling Into Grace

On 8/27 Muffy wrote: Stumbling into grace by Lisa Harper is fantastic! I have several friends who have went to see her and couldn't stop talking about her. So when I had a chance to read this book I jumped at it. Lisa is just so brutally honest in a refreshinly, honest, funny way. Her humerous stories of real life are so ... Stumbling Into Grace

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5 Stars

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Jesus, My Father, The CIA, and Me

Jesus, My Father, The CIA, and Me

On 7/20 Muffy wrote: My favorite type of book has always been an autobiography and this book did not let me down. The author had me spell bound from the first page. Not only do we get a glimpse of his life but he subliminally lets us into the life of his fantastic mother, and very ill father. The journey that the author ... Jesus, My Father, the Cia and me......

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4 Stars

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Heart of Ice

Heart of Ice

On 5/23 Muffy wrote: Heart of Ice by Lis Wiehl and April Henry. This book is the third installment of the Triple THreat novel series. I am not really a fan of mysteries or suspense novels but this is one book that I could simply not put down. I even took it with me to the bus stop and seriously considered reading while driving ... Heart of Ice

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1 Stars

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The Final Summit

The Final Summit

On 5/23 Muffy wrote: The Noticer by Andy Andrews The book is absolutely incredible. It is so profound that you can't absorb it all in one reading. I plan on reading it again just so I can soak it all in. David Ponder, a time travelor is summoned by the ArchAngel to come up with the two words that can save mankind. He starts ... The Noticer by Andy Andrews

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5 Stars

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REGGIE

REGGIE

On 5/23 Muffy wrote: The story of Reggie Dabbs is truly an inspiring book. His philosphy is what I always tell my child. He was born as the result of a $20 sexual encounter his mom had no choice in making. She was mearly providing for her children. Who can say what you would do in that situation. Fortunately for Reggie his ... Reggie by Reggie Dabbs

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4 Stars

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God's Wisdom for Mothers

God's Wisdom for Mothers

On 3/19 Muffy wrote: I loved this book! I thought it would be another instructional book on parenting but to my surprise it is just full of the promises of God from the Bible. I ordered this book because I have a teenage son and I am not loving the teenage years! This has been a very trying teenage mom week and this book ... God's Wisdom for Mothers

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5 Stars

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The Shelter of God's Promises

The Shelter of God's Promises

On 3/8 Muffy wrote: I am reviewing Sheila's Walsh's new book, The Shelter of God's Promises. I have seen Sheila speak at several Woman of Faith conferences and have always been a huge fan. She is brutally honest and very intelligent. I was very excited to find out that she was turning her ministry into Bible teaching. ... The Shelter of God's Promises by Sheila Walsh

Muffy's Rating:

3 Stars

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Outlive Your Life

Outlive Your Life

On 1/9 Muffy wrote: I have read several Max Lucado books but have never been blown away like most of my friends have. That is until now. This book is spectacular and I could not put it down! It is the story of the new Christian church and how the twelve disciples were just common, normal people. People just like us. They ... Out Live Your Life

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5 Stars

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Cut Your Grocery Bill in Half with America's Cheapest Family (Advanced Reading Copy)

Cut Your Grocery Bill in Half with America's Cheapest Family (Advanced Reading Copy)

On 1/9 Muffy wrote: How to Cut your Grocery Bill in Half was a pleasant surprise for me. I thought I knew it all about saving money and being cheap and frugal! I was wrong! I learned so much from this book. These people are amazing. The work and dedication they have put into this project for their family. Not only has it ... How to Cut your Grocery Bill in Half

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4 Stars

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The Falling Away

The Falling Away

On 10/30 Muffy wrote: The Falling Awayby T.L.HinesI love books about the Christian supernatural (i.e. Frank Perreti). However this was not one of them.The book is about Dylan Runs Ahead, who is running from his past. The story line is confusing and I literally had to make myself finish reading this book. At one point about ... The Falling Away by T.L. Hines

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1 Stars

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Angel Song

Angel Song

On 8/16 Muffy wrote: When I saw that Sheila Walsh had a novel I jumped to get this book! I have seen and heard Sheila many times at Woman of Faith Conferences and she has never failed to thrill and inspire me. This book is no different. I couldn't put it down. I have always been facinated with angels every since I read ... Angel Song

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4 Stars

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Sarah's Garden

Sarah's Garden

On 7/14 Muffy wrote: I am not sure the obsession with novels about the Amish. Yet I find myself continuing to read them!Sarah's Garden is about a young Amish girl with a God given talent to garden. While working her family's roadside vegetable stand she meets and falls in love with the new town vet who has moved in next ... Sarah's Garden by Kelley Long

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3 Stars

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Plan B

Plan B

On 6/5 Muffy wrote: What a book! I could not put this one down. Who in their life has not hit that plan B wall? Pastor Wilson weaves personal experiences and Biblical stories about people who have hit those Plan B walls but still worshipped and loved God unconditionally. It is stories of faith and character. There are ... Plan B

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5 Stars

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Love on a Dime

Love on a Dime

On 6/5 Muffy wrote: Love on a Dime is a perfect summer romance novel. No it is not the great American Novel but who cares? I read this poolside during a much needed vacation and it was just what the Dr. ordered! The novel takes place in 1899 at a summer resort in Newport Rhode Island. Lilly Westbrook, jilted by her lover, ... Love on a Dime

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3 Stars

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Wonders Never Cease

Wonders Never Cease

On 5/17 Muffy wrote: The best part about belonging to Booksneeze is that you get books that you would never normally pick out. This is the case with Wonders Never Cease. It looked interesting, I picked it out and wow was I glad I did. From how quickly it is passed from friend to friend tells the story. It is a book that ... Wonders Never Cease

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4 Stars

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Walk Like You Have Somewhere to Go

Walk Like You Have Somewhere to Go

On 4/12 Muffy wrote: Walk Like you Have Somewhere to Go is the recent autobiography of Lucille O'Neal, mother of famous NBA basketball star Shaquille O'Neal. Ms. O'Neal tells a riveting story of her life growing up in New Jersey. This book is one that once you start you read it straight through. She is brutally honest ... Walk Like you Have somewhere to go

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4 Stars

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Hand of Fate

Hand of Fate

On 4/6 Muffy wrote: Lis Wiehl is a storyteller. The characters are compelling and believeable. I found myself on the local library website looking for more novels by her. The book is about a popular radio host who is murdered by sarin gas in his studio. Murder mysteries are not my genre of reading but this was fabulous! ... Hand of Fate!

Muffy's Rating:

4 Stars

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