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The Bones Will Speak

The Bones Will Speak

On 9/8 The Well Traveled Day wrote: Book Review of The Bones Will Speakby Carrie Stuart Parks"A Gwen Marcey Novel"REVIEW BY: L. Kimbro Note from L. Bankhead: Please warmly welcome my daughter, L. Kimbro, as she read and reviewed this exciting new mystery thriller.         This is the second installment in ... The Bones Will Speak Book Review

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5 Stars

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The Case of the Sin City Sister

The Case of the Sin City Sister

On 7/8 The Well Traveled Day wrote: Book Review of Sin City Sisterby Lynne Hinton"A divine private detective agency mystery"REVIEW BY: L. Bankhead          This is the second installment in the series about nun and private detective, Eve Divine.  In this novel Eve has taken a sabbatical from the ... The Case of The Sin City Sister Book Review

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4 Stars

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Whatever the Cost

Whatever the Cost

On 6/2 The Well Traveled Day wrote:  Book Review of Whatever The Costby David and Jason Benham"Facing your fears, dying to your dreams and living powerfully"REVIEW BY: L. Bankhead      This book by famed brothers, David and Jason Benham, shares the journey of the twins chasing their dreams.  They come to a ... Whatever The Cost Book Review

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3 Stars

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Lethal Beauty

Lethal Beauty

On 3/27 The Well Traveled Day wrote:  Book Review of Lethal Beautyby Lis Wiehlwith April Henry"A Mia Quinn Mystery"REVIEW BY: L. Bankhead      Another installment in the Mia Quinn mystery series is here! I was so excited when this book came out.  Were you?  You should be, since Lis Wiehl doesn't disappoint. ... Lethal Beauty Book Review

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5 Stars

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Frederick

Frederick

On 2/28 The Well Traveled Day wrote: Book Review of Frederickby Frederick Ndabaramiyewith Amy Parker"A Story of Boundless Hope"REVIEW BY: L. Bankhead      I think I sat at my desk for ten entire minutes just trying to find the words that explain this book.  I can't.  Nothing that I will write here will ever ... Frederick Book Review

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Motherless

Motherless

On 1/2 The Well Traveled Day wrote: Book Review of Motherlessby Erin HealyREVIEW BY: L. Bankhead       I chose to read this book because I really enjoyed Afloat by the same author, Erin Healy.  She delivered again with Motherless.  This book is written from the vantage point of a dead parent (I will not ... Motherless Book Review

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The Book of Revelation Made Clear

The Book of Revelation Made Clear

On 11/3 The Well Traveled Day wrote:   Book Review of The Book of Revelation Made Clear  by Tim LaHayewith Timothy E. Parker"A Down to Earth Guide to Understanding the Most Mysterious Book of the Bible."REVIEW BY: L. Bankhead     If you enjoyed the Left Behind series and Tim LaHaye's previous titles, then you are ... The Book of Revelation Made Clear Book Review

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4 Stars

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A Deadly Business

A Deadly Business

On 9/15 The Well Traveled Day wrote: Book Review of A Deadly Business  by Lis Wiehl"A Mia Quinn Mystery"REVIEW BY: L. Bankhead      You already know I love, love, love anything from Lis Wiehl.  She's my favorite modern thriller author, and this new book doesn't displease.  A Deadly Business picks up where ... A Deadly Business Book Review

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Daisies Are Forever

Daisies Are Forever

On 5/30 The Well Traveled Day wrote: Book Review of Daisies are Forever  by Liz TolsmaREVIEW BY: L. Bankhead       If you enjoy historical (circa 1945) fiction, you will truly enjoy this new novel by Liz Toslma.  She expertly takes the real life stories of two German women who survived World War II and ... Daisies Are Forever Book Review

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4 Stars

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One God, One Plan, One Life

One God, One Plan, One Life

On 4/2 The Well Traveled Day wrote: Book Review of One God One Plan One Life  by Max Lucado"A 365 Devotional"REVIEW BY: L. Bankhead       Are you a teen looking to start or amp up your quiet time and relationship with God?  This book is a super place to start. Guys and girls can find 365 days of spot-on ... One God One Plan One Life Book Review

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5 Stars

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Blessed Child

Blessed Child

On 3/13 The Well Traveled Day wrote: Book Review of Blessed Child  by Ted Dekker with Bill BrightREVIEW BY: L. Bankhead       I will tell you right now that this is the third, possibly fourth time I have read this book.  Obviously, I'm going to tell you I really like it.      This books ... Blessed Child Book Review

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4 Stars

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Fatal Tide

Fatal Tide

On 10/8 The Well Traveled Day wrote:  Book Review of Fatal Tide  by Lis Wiehl with Pete Nelson"An East Salem Novel, Book 3"REVIEW BY: L. Bankhead     It's here!  The final installment of the East Salem series.  The book picks up with the Saint Adrian boys being commissioned all over the world to infect ... Fatal Tide Book Review

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The Other Side of the River

The Other Side of the River

On 9/18 The Well Traveled Day wrote: Book Review of The Other Side of The River  by Robert D. Halpert, MDREVIEW BY: L. Bankhead     This book is a glimpse into the life of Thomas "Stonewall" Jackson.  He's widely looked at as a brave, albeit eccentric military leader.  Yet, the author chooses not to brush aside ... The Other Side of The River Book Review

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Afloat

Afloat

On 8/14 The Well Traveled Day wrote: Book Review of Afloat  by Erin HealyREVIEW BY: L. Bankhead     Page turning adventure coming your way!  Best selling author, Erin Healy, does it again with her latest book, Afloat.  Right from the beginning the waters begin to rise on the shores of Eagle's Talon, the floating ... Afloat Book Review

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5 Stars

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Stress Test

Stress Test

On 5/30 The Well Traveled Day wrote: Book Review of Stress Test  by Richard L. Mabry, M.D.REVIEW BY: L. Bankhead      "THEY MAY NOT HAVE ENOUGH EVIDENCE TO CONVICT HIM, BUT THEY HAVE ENOUGH TO RUIN HIS LIFE.  Dr. Matt Newman thought he was leaving his life as a surgeon in private practice for a better one ... Stress Test Book Review

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A Matter of Trust

A Matter of Trust

On 3/20 The Well Traveled Day wrote: Book Review of A Matter of Trust  by Lis WiehlREVIEW BY: L. Bankhead      Here's a new offering by best loved author, Lis Wiehl, whom you've seen a lot of on here over the past few years.  This new series she's started is called the Mia Quinn Mysteries, based around Mia Quinn, ... A Matter of Trust Book Review

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Moon Over Edisto

Moon Over Edisto

On 1/25 The Well Traveled Day wrote: Book Review of  Moon Over Edisto  by Beth Webb HartREVIEW BY: L. Bankhead      This is certainly not the first offering from Beth Webb Hart, who boasts five published novels in her collection.  Moon Over Edisto must be close to her heart since it takes place in her ... Moon Over Edisto Book Review

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Soul's Gate

Soul's Gate

On 12/30 The Well Traveled Day wrote: Book Review of Soul's Gate  by James L. RubartREVIEW BY: L. Bankhead      Author, James Rubart, seems to have a huge fan following, yet this was the first book that I read from him.  This is the first of the Well Spring Novel series where we meet up with four characters ... Soul's Gate Book Review

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Darkness Rising

Darkness Rising

On 10/31 The Well Traveled Day wrote: Book Review of Darkness Rising  by Lis Wiehl with Pete Nelson"Secrets and murder.  Angels and demons.  Welcome to East Salem"An East Salem Novel REVIEW BY: L. Bankhead       Everyone that reads my blog knows that I am a huge Lis Wiehl fan.  I love her work, ... Darkness Rising Book Review

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5 Stars

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The River

The River

On 9/14 The Well Traveled Day wrote: Book Review of The River  by Michael Neale      This story is all about The River.  What river you ask?  I guess you will have to read it to find out.  Yet, basically, the protagonist has always been inexplicably drawn to The River.  Not just any river.  ... The River Book Review

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3 Stars

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10 Christians Everyone Should Know

10 Christians Everyone Should Know

On 8/22 The Well Traveled Day wrote: Book Review of 10 Christians Everyone Should Know  by John Perry (editor)"Lives of the faithful and what they mean to you. "      This book is a compilation of short biographies on 10 Christians from history that have made an impact on the future.   The personalities ... 10 Christians Everyone Should Know Book Review

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4 Stars

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Mondays with My Old Pastor

Mondays with My Old Pastor

On 8/12 The Well Traveled Day wrote: Book Review of Monday's With My Old Pastor  by Jose Luis Navajo"Sometimes, all we need is a reminder from someone who has walked before us."      At the beginning of this book, Pastor Jose Navajo finds he has burned his candle at both ends and finds little left to enjoy ... Mondays With My Old Paster Book Review

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What You Need to Know About Bible Prophecy

What You Need to Know About Bible Prophecy

On 7/23 The Well Traveled Day wrote: Book Review of What You Need To Know About Bible Prophecy  by Max Anders"12 Lessons That Can Change Your Life"          Why do I need to study prophecy?  Are prophecies to be understood literally or symbolically?  Rapture?  Millennium? This ... What You Need To Know About Bible Prophecy Book Review

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4 Stars

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Crater

Crater

On 5/31 The Well Traveled Day wrote: Book Review of Crater  by Homer Hickam"A Helium-3 Novel"     Homer Hickam (author of best seller Rocket Boys / October Sky) has a new book out geared for teens and young adults.   The book is set in the 22nd century; and the moon is now being mined for Helium-3 by tough ... Crater Book Review

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3 Stars

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Behemoth

Behemoth

On 3/27 The Well Traveled Day wrote: Book Review of Behemoth  by Jonathan C. Leicht     This new fiction begins on a game reserve in Kenya - which ends up in a bit of a snag, when a cape buffalo and three bull elephants are found gored to death.  As it turns out, the tracks of the animal that they are hunting ... Behemoth Book Review

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5 Stars

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Eyes of Justice

Eyes of Justice

On 3/21 The Well Traveled Day wrote: Book Review of Eyes of Justice  by Lis Wiehl with April Henry"A Triple Threat Novel"     This is Lis Wiehl's forth offering in the Triple Threat novel series.  She currently has five best sellers, and it's easy to see why.  As soon as you start the book, you are immediately ... Eyes of Justice Book Review

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5 Stars

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Ascent from Darkness

Ascent from Darkness

On 3/7 The Well Traveled Day wrote: Book Review of Ascent From Darkness  by Michael Leehan"How Satan's Soldier Became God's Warrior"     Ascent From Darkness is the true story of Michael Leehan's twenty year walk with satanism and his powerful deliverance into the hand of God.  Leehan came from a troubled and poor ... Ascent From Darkness Book Review

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George Washington Carver

George Washington Carver

On 2/25 The Well Traveled Day wrote: Book Review of George Washington Carver  by John Perryfrom the Christian Encounters Series     John Perry digs into the life and mind of remarkable man, George Washington Carver.  Carver, "A generation of 20th-century Americans knew him as a gentle, stoop-shouldered old ... George Washington Carver Book Review

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4 Stars

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Heart of Ice (trade paper)

Heart of Ice (trade paper)

On 1/22 The Well Traveled Day wrote: Book Review of Heart of Ice  by Lis Wiehl with April Henry"A Triple Threat Novel"     This is Lis Wiehl's third offering in the Triple Threat novel series; and her seventh book so far.  She currently has five best sellers, and it's easy to see why.  As soon as you start ... Heart of Ice Book Review

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5 Stars

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Babylon’s Falling

Babylon’s Falling

On 1/14 The Well Traveled Day wrote: Book Review of Babylon's Falling  by William G. Collins"The Story of Belteshazzar, also known as Daniyyel"     This is the first offering from new author William G. Collins.  It's historical fiction on the main part of Daniel's life covered in the Old Testament.  At ... Babylon's Falling Book Review

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2 Stars

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Smitten

Smitten

On 12/29 The Well Traveled Day wrote: Book Review of Smitten  by Colleen Coble, Kristin Billerbeck, Diann Hunt and Denise Hunter"Love is on the way."     This new book is a collaboration of four seasoned Christian authors.  They teamed up to bring you four stories that mesh together in the town of Smitten, Vermont.  ... Smitten Book Review

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4 Stars

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The Lucado Inspirational Reader

The Lucado Inspirational Reader

On 11/15 The Well Traveled Day wrote: Book Review of The Lucado Inspirational Reader by Max Lucado"Hope and Encouragement for Your Everyday Life"     As basically everyone knows, New York Times best-selling author, Max Lucado is one of the best and most phenomenal authors of our time.  Lucado has been an acclaimed ... The Lucado Inspirational Reader Book Review

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5 Stars

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The Voice New Testament: Revised & Updated

The Voice New Testament: Revised & Updated

On 10/30 The Well Traveled Day wrote: I was really excited to receive this Bible. It's a totally new look into the New Testament. The Voice "calls the reader to step into the whole story of Scripture and experience the joy and wonder of God's revelation. Created for and by a church in great transition, The Voice uniquely represents collaboration ... Great Family Devotional Bible

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Heaven is for Real for Kids

Heaven is for Real for Kids

On 10/22 The Well Traveled Day wrote: I chose this book mainly for Lauryl, since I had heard such positive reviews about the prequel novel to this children's edition. This book is in the words of four year old Colton Burpo. At the time, Colton was in the hospital, when Jesus came and took him briefly to Heaven. His account of Heaven fairly ... Great Bed Time Read

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The Love & Respect Experience

The Love & Respect Experience

On 10/10 The Well Traveled Day wrote: The Love and Respect Experience is a companion for Eggerichs' original book entitled Love and Respect. Although, I was delighted to know that these books can be used alone. This book is a tool to help delve deeper into your marital relationship. It uses the accurate principles from the original book, ... The Love & Respect Experience Book Review

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4 Stars

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One Call Away

One Call Away

On 9/20 The Well Traveled Day wrote: Brenda Warner's life is anything but normal. She's dealt with more things in one life, than six lives together - handicapped child, divorce, death, fame, poverty, wealth. Her life is anything but simple, as she pens in her memoir. This was the second book written by Warner. The first was a compilation ... A Tough Life Lived In Faith

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3 Stars

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The Seraph Seal

The Seraph Seal

On 8/17 The Well Traveled Day wrote: Finally, an interesting novel. The book begins in 2012 when the "eight" are born. (Not wanting to give away what that means) Fast forward we stop in 2048 when ancient prophecy is unfolding. The world as we know it begins to come to an end - mass chaos, destruction and strange natural phenomenon. ... The Seraph Seal Book Review

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3 Stars

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Daddy Dates

Daddy Dates

On 5/11 The Well Traveled Day wrote: Greg Wright pulled out all the stops on this one. When hit with the reality that he was about to raise four teen daughters, Wright went on a journey to figure out how to do it best. After a lone trip into the country, Wright's vision was clear and he tested his new Daddy Date theory. He would call a ... Daddy Dates Book Review

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5 Stars

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Max On Life

Max On Life

On 4/18 The Well Traveled Day wrote: Max Lucado has always been a thrilling and eloquent writer. This book proves that fact once again. In his latest offering, “One of the most trusted pastors and authors of our time takes on life’s most important questions.” Lucado responds to questions that he has been asked over the years, and ... Max On Life Book Review

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4 Stars

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The Final Summit

The Final Summit

On 4/16 The Well Traveled Day wrote: For some time now I have been hearing rave reviews about Andy Andrews work. I thought I should check it out for myself. Andrews is a best-selling novelist and an in-demand speaker. He has been reported as, "someone who has quietly become one of the most influential people in America." Obviously, this ... The Final Summit Book Review

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3 Stars

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The Fight of Our Lives

The Fight of Our Lives

On 4/9 The Well Traveled Day wrote: Wake up! Get with it! That's the battle cry of this book. If you were like me and unsure of what's really going on behind the scenes of the war on radical Islam (terrorism), this book will enlighten you in terms that any layman reader can understand. No, this book is not complete right-wing, slanted ... The Fight of Our Lives Book Review

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4 Stars

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Couples Who Pray

Couples Who Pray

On 3/15 The Well Traveled Day wrote: This is a FANTASTIC book! I had no idea what to expect when I received it. The book was written for married couples (with some reference to people in serious, committed relationships). It teaches that "praying daily with the one person you love more than any other takes you to a level of joy and satisfaction ... Couples Who Pray Book Review

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5 Stars

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Girl Talk With God

Girl Talk With God

On 2/15 The Well Traveled Day wrote: I was excited to review this book; in hopes to pass it along to my preteen daughter. I read the book over a few days. I had an uneasiness with the book, but couldn't pinpoint what it was. I have read and heard Shellenberger's message over the years; and have always been pleased with what she brings to ... Girl Talk With God Book Review

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2 Stars

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The Faith of Ronald Reagan

The Faith of Ronald Reagan

On 1/12 The Well Traveled Day wrote: The Faith of Ronald Reagan is probably not what you think it is. Interestingly enough, this book details Reagan's life from childhood to Presidency and beyond. There is very little in this book that covers details regarding his Presidency. Nonetheless, this book brings warmth and insight into the life ... Ronald Reagan's Endless Faith

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4 Stars

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Voices of the Faithful

Voices of the Faithful

On 12/22 The Well Traveled Day wrote: I'm still in wonder over the pages of this treasured and timeless devotional. Beth Moore has teamed up with Kim Davis to compile a devotional completely written by missionaries from around the globe. Three hundred and sixty-six days are covered, each with a Bible verse, a commentary or story and a short ... A Treasured and Timeless Devotional

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5 Stars

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Captivating (Revised and Expanded)

Captivating (Revised and Expanded)

On 12/14 The Well Traveled Day wrote: I'm with most of the reviews on this book that I have seen. Although I found the book to be interesting and thought-provoking; I had a hard time relating the book to myself. I think that many women would find this book helpful, and I'm not discounting that fact. I feel it is written toward the melancholy ... Captivating Book Review

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3 Stars

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Same Kind of Different As Me

Same Kind of Different As Me

On 11/8 The Well Traveled Day wrote: I'm still in awe after closing the last pages of this book last night. I'm truly inspired by Denver, Ron and Debbie. Forgiveness, Love, Kindness, Patience and Virtue seep out of each and every page. I will be passing this book in over and over to friends and family. It draws you in from the very first ... Best Book I've Read Since The Bible

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5 Stars

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A Girl's Guide to Life

A Girl's Guide to Life

On 6/22 The Well Traveled Day wrote: Katie Meier talks straight to girls about real life issues. She touches on a plethora of areas concerning girls, such as - romance, self esteem, eating disorders, sex, fashion, religion and family. Though her book is marketed as a "guide", it is more like a book of facts. The book does make girls feel ... A Girl's Guide To Life Review

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4 Stars

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I Am Hutterite

I Am Hutterite

On 6/3 The Well Traveled Day wrote: This book will immediately envelop the reader. It's poignant, moving and also joyous. The author will bring you to tears over her path to forgiveness. She will bring a smile to your face by the simplicity in her words. You will learn more about the Hutterite people within these pages, than you will in ... More Than A Peek Into The Simple And Complicated Lives Of Hutterites,

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5 Stars

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