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Noah, Noah, What Do You See?

Noah, Noah, What Do You See?

On 5/8 apple blossom wrote: Teach them Bible stories at an early age with the help of Bill Martin Jr & Michael Sampson's Noah, Noah, What Do You See?  book. It's a chunky, cardboard book excellent for those chubby little tot hands.  Preschoolers will love to learn about Noah, Moses and Daniel as they turn the pages ... Noah, Noah, What do You See? by Bill Martin Jr & Michael Sampson

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Baa! Oink! Moo! God Made the Animals

Baa! Oink! Moo! God Made the Animals

On 3/20 apple blossom wrote: In rhyming meter children learn who made the animals on the farm in Rhonda Gowler Greene's book:  Baa! Oink! Moo!  God Made the Animals.  This is a cute cardboard book just right for the little preschooler tiny tot to use.  Excellent for ages 2-6 years.  Not only will they learn ... Baa! Oink! Moo! by Rhonda Gowler Greene

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The Lord's Prayer

The Lord's Prayer

On 1/17 apple blossom wrote: Book DescriptionThis iconic prayer is paired with flowing illustrations by award-winning artist Richard Jesse Watson and thoughtful insights by bestselling author Rick Warren, resulting in a book that rejuvenates the familiar prayer for a younger audience. Using poetic scripture from the King James ... The Lord's Prayer by Rick Warren

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Goodnight, Manger

Goodnight, Manger

On 12/6 apple blossom wrote: Book DescriptionThe board book edition of Goodnight, Manger, written by Laura Sassi and illustrated by New York Times bestselling artist Jane Chapman, tells the story of Mary and Joseph as they try to lull Jesus to sleep in the noisy stable after his birth.It's bedtime for Baby Jesus, but who knew ... Goodnight Manger by Laura Sassi

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Time for Bed, Sleepyhead

Time for Bed, Sleepyhead

On 10/5 apple blossom wrote:  This cozy children's book is beautifully written for ages 4- 8 year olds.  This book uses visual techniques to help youngsters drift off to sleep.  The mood is soft and lulling as well as the pictures are pastel and  whimsical.  This makes for a peaceful mood and helping young ... Time fro Bed, Sleepyhead by Gail Yerrill

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Itsy Bitsy Christmas

Itsy Bitsy Christmas

On 10/5 apple blossom wrote: I was quite surprised when I opened this chunky, board book.  My general thought a board book geared to preschoolers.  This book aimed at older 5+ readers. I work in an elementary school so lots of writing on a page scares young readers off.  However, it is an excellent book.  Just ... Itsy Bitsy Christmas by Max Lucado

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Pumpkin Patch Blessings

Pumpkin Patch Blessings

On 8/24 apple blossom wrote: Celebrate fall with Pumpkin Patch Blessings by Kim Washburn and Jacqueline East. The sweet rhyming text by Kim Washburn and whimsical illustrations by Jacqueline East bring autumn alive for readers young and old as they take in the fun of the fall season and remember how much they have to be grateful ... Pumpkin Patch Blessings by Kim Washburn

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Night Night, Farm

Night Night, Farm

On 8/23 apple blossom wrote: Moo moo, cows! Baa baa, sheep! When the sun sinks low down on the farm, the animals are all tuckered out from the day’s adventures. Join these adorable farm animals in pajamas as they say night night to the farm, to their mommies and daddies, and to God. Your little ones will sleep until the ... Night Night, Farm by Amy Parker

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The Berenstain Bears' Caring and Sharing Treasury

The Berenstain Bears' Caring and Sharing Treasury

On 8/2 apple blossom wrote: Book DescriptionTime after time the Living Lights, Berenstain Bears series has attracted young readers through creative and engaging stories that not only entertain but teach values and life lessons. Now, five of the series’ most loved books are available in a comprehensive bind-up. This Living ... The Berenstain Bears' Caring and Sharing Treasury 5 in 1 book

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The Berenstain Bears School Time Blessings

The Berenstain Bears School Time Blessings

On 6/23 apple blossom wrote: Book DescriptionIt’s back-to-school time in Bear Country!After the long and lazy summer, it’s time for school. Brother and Sister are ready to see their friends and get busy with all of the things they enjoy about school—but are nervous about the more challenging subjects like math and history. ... The Berenstain Bears: School Time Blessings by Mike Berenstain

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Little One, God Made You Special

Little One, God Made You Special

On 6/21 apple blossom wrote: Little One, God Made You Special is a cardboard chunky book.  Pre-School aged youngsters will love this quick read.  The message of this book is: they are perfect just they way God made them and no one is like them.  What better message could you give a 2-4 year old.  The rhyming ... Little One, God Made You Special by Amy Warren Hilliker

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Counting Blessings

Counting Blessings

On 6/9 apple blossom wrote:  Count Blessings is a beautiful hard cardboard book just right for the little preschool hands.  They'll enjoy every minute of counting and learning what it truly is that God has given them.  It will help them learn what blessings are in their life.  It is everyday things we should ... Counting Blessings by Eileen Spinelli

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Night Night, Daddy

Night Night, Daddy

On 4/24 apple blossom wrote: A beautiful book to read to your child to assure him/her of your love as well as God's love to them.   Night Night Daddy will also let you and your child reminisce of all the fun things you do daily together leaving them with fun thoughts of what tomorrow might have in store.  This ... Night Night, Daddy by Amy Parker

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Night Night, Mommy

Night Night, Mommy

On 4/19 apple blossom wrote: A beautiful book to read to your child to assure him/her of your love as well as God's love to them.   Night Night Mommy will also let you and your child reminisce of all the fun things you do daily together leaving them with fun thoughts of what tomorrow might have in store.  This book ... Night Night Mommy by Amy Parker

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7 Days of Awesome

7 Days of Awesome

On 3/25 apple blossom wrote: This book is just what the title says:  AWESOME.  I really can't say I've read a children's creation book that has impressed me so as this one.  It is right on the button telling the Creation Story in rhyming meter. 7 Days of Awesome is a Dr. Seuss modern day book that is so charming and ... 7 Days of Awesome by Shawn Byous

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The Legend of the Easter Robin

The Legend of the Easter Robin

On 3/13 apple blossom wrote: About the book:In the center of the nest lay one perfect egg, the color of a spring sky. The father robin sat on a branch nearby, guarding his family. Tressa spotted raccoon tracks below and a blue jay eyeing the nest. “Gran, how are we going to keep the egg safe?” “We’ll have to leave that ... The Legand of the Easter Robin by with giveaway

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Royal Easter Story

Royal Easter Story

On 2/29 apple blossom wrote: Easter is on it's way and so is the Royal Easter Celebration.   Find out how the King's princesses celebrate and learn that giving and showing kindness is the best way to show your love. The Royal Easter Story is a story you'll want to add to you stack of holiday books to read with your young ... Royal Easter Story by Jeanna Young and Jacqueline Johnson

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Good Night, Little Love

Good Night, Little Love

On 1/25 apple blossom wrote: Good Night Little Love is a chunky cardboard book written in rhyming verse.  The pictures and plot are whimsical and warming just the thing for putting young ones to bed.  It assures them of things you'll do tomorrow as they drift to sleep with assurance of your love and most of all God's love.  ... Good Night, Little Love by Laura Neutzling.

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Goodnight, Manger

Goodnight, Manger

On 1/18 apple blossom wrote: Since we don't know the exact day of Christ's birth why not have a Christmas book review after Christmas.  Yes, I'm a wee bit late for the Christmas that just passed my by, but we have a Christmas future to look forward to. Goodnight, Manger would be an excellent book to add to your holiday book ... Goodnight, Manger by Laura Sassi

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Parable Treasury

Parable Treasury

On 11/19 apple blossom wrote: Celebrate the fall and winter seasons with this Treasury of Parables by Liz Curtis Higgs. I'm sure this book will quickly become one that they want you to read over and over again.  Packed with good Christian values and brightly illustrated.  Page after page has scripture verses that go along ... Parable Treasury by Liz Curtis Higgs

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If He Had Not Come

If He Had Not Come

On 10/8 apple blossom wrote: Book DescriptionIf He Had Not Come, a Christmas story by Nan F. Weeks set in the ‘30s, asks the profound question: What if Jesus Christ had never come to Earth? David Nicholson provides a refreshing update to this timeless classic, originally included in Cynthia Pearl Maus’ anthology entitled, ... If He Had Not Come by David Nicholson

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The Berenstain Bears' Harvest Festival

The Berenstain Bears' Harvest Festival

On 10/6 apple blossom wrote: A new addition to the bestselling Berenstain Bears' Living Lights series that teaches simple Christian truths to children (ages 5-10 year old).In this newest addition to the Berenstain Bears Living Lights series, The Berenstain Bears Harvest Festival, it’s autumn in Bear Country and the Chapel in ... The Berenstain Bears Harvest Festival by Mike Berenstain

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Really Woolly Nighttime Lullabies

Really Woolly Nighttime Lullabies

On 8/10 apple blossom wrote: Nighttime Lullabies is a durable, chunky cardboard book.  It is able to with stand the hands of little ones.  A just right fit for youngsters 3-5 years of age.  Good to teach them the value of how to treat a book but able to live up too some abuse.The book is full of adorable poems to ... Nighttime Lullabies by Bonnie Rickner Jensen

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Henry Hodges Needs a Friend

Henry Hodges Needs a Friend

On 8/7 apple blossom wrote: Henry Hodges Needs a Friend is a humorous rhyming book of how a boy and man's best friend get together.  It's a cute story in rhyming meter on friendship.  Henry dreams of what would make the best friend....goldfish with antlers, goat with 10 legs or maybe a short-necked giraffe.  If it ... Henry Hodges Needs a Friend by Andy Andrews

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Psalm 23

Psalm 23

On 3/3 apple blossom wrote: When I saw Richard Watson's book Psalm 23 come up for review, I jumped at the chance to review it because it was KJV text.  It is very hard to find KJV text books.  I'm not disappointed in the least.  I was very pleasantly pleased with this book.  The illustrations are absolutely ... Psalm 23 by Richard Jesse Watson

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It Will be Okay

It Will be Okay

On 3/3 apple blossom wrote: In the end, it will be okay because God is always with us.Whether we like it or not, growing up brings change. For many children, this conjures fears that are sometimes real and sometimes imagined. How can kids learn that even when they face new and unfamiliar situations, they don't have to be afraid?Little ... It Will be Okay by Lysa TerKeurst

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Let There Be Light

Let There Be Light

On 1/8 apple blossom wrote: Let There Be Light is a durable hard cardboard book that can with stand young preschool children.  The pages aren't paper so they can't tear them.  Let There Be Light is a beautifully illustratered stroy about Creation.  The message and twinkleing lights seem to sparkle on the page.  ... Let There Be Light by Archbishop Desmond Tutu

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Love Letters from God

Love Letters from God

On 12/2 apple blossom wrote: Love Letters from God is a awesome book with just the perfect message for children of any age; however, the book is geared toward 4-8 year olds.  The message(s) in this book are those that young children need to learn about God:  God forgives sin,  He wonderfully created them, He will ... Love Letters From God by Glenys Nellist; Illustrated by Sophie Allsopp

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The First Christmas Ever

The First Christmas Ever

On 11/5 apple blossom wrote: The First Christmas Ever is a beautiful retelling of the birth of Christ.  The story as well as the illustrations are beautifully done.  What a wonderful way to kick off this holiday season than reading together the true meaning of Christmas.  Teaching your young ones what Christmas is ... The First Christmas Ever (Illustrated by Dennis Jones)

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A Star for Jesus

A Star for Jesus

On 10/16 apple blossom wrote: Book DescriptionBeautiful illustrations and playful rhyming text bring the story of Jesus’ birth to life for young children in A Star for Jesus. This board book, die-cut to enhance the shape of the star on the front cover, is the perfect gift to help little ones understand that "God made the stars ... A Star for Jesus by Crystal Bowman

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The Legend of the Candy Cane

The Legend of the Candy Cane

On 10/14 apple blossom wrote: Book DescriptionOne dark November night a stranger rides into a small prairie town. Who is he? Why has he come? The townspeople wish he were a doctor, a dressmaker, or a trader. But the children have the greatest wish of all, a deep, quiet, secret wish. Then a young girl named Lucy befriends the ... The Legend of the Candy Cane by Lori Walburg

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Conrad and the Cowgirl Next Door

Conrad and the Cowgirl Next Door

On 9/17 apple blossom wrote: Book Description“I hear that becoming a cowboy can be dangerous. Especially if you don't know the rules.I don’t know the rules.”It’s a good thing Conrad brought his Mega Ultimate Extreme First Aid Kit to Uncle Clint’s ranch because learning how to be a cowboy turns out to be a lot harder—and ... Conrad and the Cowgirl Next Door by Denette Fretz

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My Happy Pumpkin

My Happy Pumpkin

On 9/16 apple blossom wrote: Book DescriptionSmall children will eagerly open this pumpkin-shaped board book to discover the delightful story and colorful illustrations, by artist Claudine Gévry. Using sing-song rhyme, author Crystal Bowman describes a fun fall tradition - carving a pumpkin face. But she adds a twist that helps ... My Happy Pumpkin by Crystal Bowman

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The Blessings of Friendship Treasury

The Blessings of Friendship Treasury

On 8/5 apple blossom wrote: Though posted as  a children's book, young and old alike will love this beautiful book of friendship.  It's a whimsy, nostalgic collection of sayings, poems and Bible verses centered around of all things friendship.  It is a beautiful book Engelbreit is staying true to her unique style.  ... The Blessings of Friendship by Mary Engelbreit

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Willie Out West

Willie Out West

On 7/1 apple blossom wrote: Book DescriptionYoung Willie Walrus leaves his ice home to travel on an adventure to Big West, where the town’s citizens desperately need help. Arriving to cheers, he quickly runs into Old Walter, the One-Eyed Whale. Colorful illustrations and action in Willie Out West takes readers to an old West ... Willie Out West by Rhonda Walker

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Riley Mae and the Ready Eddy Rapids

Riley Mae and the Ready Eddy Rapids

On 4/1 apple blossom wrote: Book Description:If you’re gonna run for your life, you gotta wear the right shoes.Life is rapidly changing for pre-teen shoe spokesperson Riley Mae. After the last photo shoot and trek up the Half-Dome in Yosemite, Riley Mae and her Swiftriver friends find themselves in Northwest Montana, the perfect ... Riley Mae and the Ready Eddy Rapids by Jill Osborne

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Prayer Warrior Mom

Prayer Warrior Mom

On 7/25 apple blossom wrote:   get more information hereBook DescriptionMoms, are you struggling with patience? Worrying about your children’s spiritual development? Concerned about their social or behavioral issues? Wondering how to get it all done when there’s just never enough time?Author Marla Alupoaicei knows ... Prayer Warrior Mom by Marla Alupoaicei

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Unglued Devotional

Unglued Devotional

On 3/28 apple blossom wrote: Have you ever felt as though you were just going to come unglued at the seams?...maybe you have actually come unglued with a co-worker, spouse, child(ren)  Lysa has 60 days of insight on getting imperfect progress.  She takes the everyday blow up events and turns them into spiritual growing ... Unglued Devotional by Lysa Terkeurst

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When Your Parent Becomes Your Child

When Your Parent Becomes Your Child

On 1/4 apple blossom wrote:  Mr. Abraham takes his reader on a very touching and moving journey as they travel the road of dementia with his mother.  He covers many characteristics that are associated with dementia patients.  This was a very enlightening book and one that I'm passing on to family members as we start ... When your Parent becomes your Child by Ken Abraham

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Here's Lily

Here's Lily

On 10/8 apple blossom wrote: Are you looking for a girly girls book?  A girl that is bit into fashion?  A book for a girl that is between the ages of 7-11 years old.  Then Here's Lily is just the book for her.  This is a cute fiction chapter book written about Lily a red-headed, spunky, spirited sixth grader. ... Here's Lily by Nancy Rue

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From Blah to Awe

From Blah to Awe

On 4/3 apple blossom wrote:  As teen girls explore what-next in life they need to know that doing right and serving God isn't all that Blah.  Author Jenna Bishop has chosen to help teen girls see this fact in her book, from Blah to Awe.  This book is very nicely set up and the girls can answer questions right in ... from Blah to Awe by Jenna Lucado Bishop

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America: The Last Best Hope (Volume III)

America: The Last Best Hope (Volume III)

On 1/18 apple blossom wrote: William Bennett has done it again; he has put together information to inform his readers. I have many of Bennett's books both adult and children's and like them this book was not a disappointment. This is this third book in America series it enlightens the reader to the last 20 years of American history:  ... America: The Last Best Hope Vol. III by William J. Bennett

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Just in Case You Ever Wonder

Just in Case You Ever Wonder

On 10/18 apple blossom wrote: This is a sweet story of a parent reassuring a child of his love for him.  It starts out when the child enters the family as a baby explaining how happy they are that God sent them.  Confirming that they are special and glad God made them just the way He had made them.  If you have a child ... Just in case You Ever Wonder by Max Lucado

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Thank You, God, For Blessing Me

Thank You, God, For Blessing Me

On 10/3 apple blossom wrote:  Help your youngest child learn how to thank God for the things God has given him/her.  This is a cute little chunky, sturdy cardboard, 6 page book for even the youngest little hands.  Start them early at learning what to be thankful for.  The illustrations are bright and cheery any ... Thank you, God, for Blessing me by Max Lucado

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Hermie, a Common Caterpillar

Hermie, a Common Caterpillar

On 9/20 apple blossom wrote: Are you thinking about Christmas yet??  Well, Hermie the Worm would delight any youngster on Christmas morning and all year long.  Hermie: A Common Caterpillar by Max Lucado is a excellent book.  I totally fell in love with Hermie from day one of reviewing him.  Your child will learn ... Hermie: A Common Caterpillar by Max Lucado

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Gabby, God's Little Angel

Gabby, God's Little Angel

On 9/13 apple blossom wrote: If this wasn't the cutest book I've ever read on guardian angels.  I believe any little girl would just fall in love with Shelia Walsh's little angel, Gabby.  What is there not to love about cute little angels sent to watch over us.  Gabby is quite the active little angel and she is given ... Gabby God's Little Angel by Sheila Walsh

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Fashioned by Faith

Fashioned by Faith

On 8/2 apple blossom wrote: International Model, Rachel Lee Carter, speaks with girls on modesty in dress.  She also interviews male and shares in her book what guys think about modesty in girls.  What they are truly looking for when it comes time to choose a wife.  She tells it like it is.  She is honest and ... Fashioned by Faith by Rachel Lee Carter

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Max On Life

Max On Life

On 4/18 apple blossom wrote: Do you have a question about Life?  If so Max Lucado probably covers it in his book, Max on Life.  In his book, Max, gives Biblical insight to 172 of life's important questions.  His book is nicely broken into 7 chapters, all beginning with "H". HopeHurt HelpHim/HerHomeHaves/Have-NotsHereafterThere ... Max on Life by Max Lucado

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The Final Summit

The Final Summit

On 4/11 apple blossom wrote: All travelers through-out time are to meet for the final summit.  There they are to figure out how to save humanity from destruction.  The question that all travelers must answer is this: What does humanity need to do individually and collectively to restore itself to the pathway toward ... The Final Summit by Andy Andrews

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Thank You, God, For Mommy

Thank You, God, For Mommy

On 3/28 apple blossom wrote: This is a very cute picture book.  Panda is thanking God for his mommy and all she does for him/her.  I think any child ages 2-7 would love this rhyming book reminding him/her of the perfect pair that they are along with mom and also reminding them of the good things that mommies do for them.  ... Thank You, God, for Mommy by Amy Parker; Illustrated by Frank Endersby

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The Adventures in Booga Booga Land: Squid Sushi Loses His Marble (DVD)

The Adventures in Booga Booga Land: Squid Sushi Loses His Marble (DVD)

On 2/2 apple blossom wrote: The Adventures in Boogabooga Land is a cartoon featuring Marty the monkey and Gerard the giraffe.  This particular DVD was suppose to have three 15 min. episodes based on the Parables of Jesus:  The Lost Pearl (appox. 11 min), The Soil and the Seeds (approx. 10 min.),  and the Wedding ... The Adventures in Booga Booga Land by Richard Milner

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The Secrets Beneath

The Secrets Beneath

On 1/12 apple blossom wrote: In her second book of this juvenile series, The Mysteries of Middlefield, Kathleen Fuller has brought to life yet another mystery.  This time the main character is Rebekah Yoder.  This book though book two in a series can stand alone and book one doesn't need to be read first.  In this ... The Secrets Beneath by Kathleen Fuller

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Then Sings My Soul Special Edition

Then Sings My Soul Special Edition

On 11/3 apple blossom wrote: Have you ever wondered how some of the old traditional hymns came to be???  Well, then this book would be a wonderful place for you to start.  I couldn't believe all the good 'ol hymns that Mr. Morgan decided to put in this book.  I was skeptical at first thinking it would be these praise ... Then Sings my Soul by Robert J. Morgan

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The Way Home (DVD)

The Way Home (DVD)

On 10/11 apple blossom wrote: This was the best family movie I've seen in a long time.  We need more movies like this one.  Based on a true story.  The movie centers around a family in a crisis.  A man that finds his way back to what it really and truly important.  How faith is tested and prevails.  ... The Way Home

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Outlive Your Life

Outlive Your Life

On 9/10 apple blossom wrote: In his book, Out Live Your Life, author Max Lucado inspires the reader to get out of their shell "comfort zone", see the need, and do something. This book is a call to action book. One that you just can't read without wanting to do something. The author takes a look at the Church in Acts to help ... Out Live Your Life by Max Lucado

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You Changed My Life

You Changed My Life

On 9/8 apple blossom wrote: Is there someone in your life that has change your life? Made a difference in what you have become for the better? Someone you'd like to thank and you just don't know how. This is the book for them. It is full of inspirational stories of people that have made a difference. The themes run from compassion ... You changed my Life by Max Lucado

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The Butterfly Effect

The Butterfly Effect

On 9/7 apple blossom wrote: Have you ever thought about if what you did or are doing really makes an effect on others? Well author Andy Andrews will help you to see that even the one small gesture has a ripple effect in the lives of those that come after us. In the Butterfly Effect, the author takes us through the life of Joshua ... The Butterfly Effect by Andy Andrews

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The Boy Who Changed the World

The Boy Who Changed the World

On 9/7 apple blossom wrote: The Boy who Changed the World is a child's version of Andy Andrew's book, The Butterfly Effect. In this book your child will learn that everything they do has an effect on others. What a powerful message for kids to learn. This is one message that every person needs to know and realize as a true fact. ... The Boy who changed the World by Andy Andrews

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100 Prayers God Loves to Hear, 100 Praise Songs

100 Prayers God Loves to Hear, 100 Praise Songs

On 8/6 apple blossom wrote: This book is a child's book. It can be used as a devotional. Thing I liked about this book is the 2 song CD's included. It teaches your child the importance of lifting your praises to God in prayer. Each devotional is a two page spread. It has some Bible thoughts a prayer reminder and a song on ... 100 Prayers God Loves to Hear, 100 Praise Songs by Stephen Elkins

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A Summer Secret

A Summer Secret

On 7/26 apple blossom wrote: This story is about Mary Beth who lives with her family in an Amish community. Mary Beth is somewhat of a free spirit. She likes to mysteries and solving them. Adventure is her game. She wants to do right and please her parents, but her adventurous spirit sometimes gets in the way.What we liked about ... A Summer Secret by Kathleen Fuller

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The Right to Lead

The Right to Lead

On 5/6 apple blossom wrote: The Right to Lead is a nice little gift book for those in a leadership position or that desire to lead. In his book, Maxwell, explains that leading comes with a price and can only be earned through time. Maxwell shares with his readers quotes and saying about leadership, statistics and facts about leading, ... The Right to Lead by John C. Maxwell

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Plan B

Plan B

On 5/3 apple blossom wrote: My Review:I can't with a good conscious recommend this book. I was very disappointed with the book. Though the message and theme, points the author tried to get across were good. He used many good stories and illustrations. However, I was very embarrassed and offended at some of the illustrations ... Plan B by Pete Wilson

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Plain Paradise

Plain Paradise

On 4/3 apple blossom wrote: Brief Summery:Linda's Amish life seemed like paradise. Until she found out her family had been hiding a secret since the day of her birth.Beth Wiseman draws her readers into her stories. I love reading Amish stories and their way of life. In her Daughters of Promise series Wiseman has brought many ... Plain Paradise by Beth Wiseman

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The Flowering Cross

The Flowering Cross

On 3/11 apple blossom wrote: Book Description A modern-day story of how Christ’s resurrection is still changing lives Six-year-old Katie’s next-door neighbor Papa Jack has the most beautiful flowers in town. He seems like a mean man to most, but Katie has a special place in his heart. Every Easter Sunday she stops ... The Flowering Cross by Beth Ryan

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A Century Turns

A Century Turns

On 3/1 apple blossom wrote: Book summery:Author, historian, and educator William J. Bennett examines America’s last two decades. Volume Three of "America: The Last Best Hope", "A Century Turns" covers the years 1988-2008. Describing years of change, hope, and the beginning of decades we've yet to experience, discover the ... A Century Turns by William J. Bennett

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Love Your Heart

Love Your Heart

On 2/12 apple blossom wrote: You and your princess are going to love this book "Love Your Heart" by Tim McGraw & Tom Douglas. It is set for the littlest princess in your life, anywhere from ages 3-6 or 7. She will love this book. The pictures bounce off the page as Katie bounces into your heart. Katie shows what it truly ... Love Your Heart by By Tim McGraw with Tom Douglas

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I Wish You Enough

I Wish You Enough

On 2/3 apple blossom wrote: If you know of someone that needs encouragement then I think this book would be a delight. Hope, inspiration, encouragement mixed with valuable lessons for all to learn. We can learn lessons from many things ~ the sun, rain, flowers (what some think are weeds)-it's all in one's perspective. We can ... I Wish you Enough by Bob Perks

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The Sweet By and By

The Sweet By and By

On 1/5 apple blossom wrote: A bird with a wounded wing, fighting to fly high and straight, that is how Max Benson described Jade Fitzgerald when he first met her. He wanted to protect and help her, but how? Jade wishing to keep Prairie City and her life there closed behind locked doors of the past makes for a new start in Whisper ... The Sweet By and By by Sara Evans

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The Tallest of Smalls

The Tallest of Smalls

On 10/21 apple blossom wrote: Christmas is coming. This book would be a wonderful gift for a child to find under the Christmas tree. What better gift than one that will last forever. A good character building book. The message: It doesn't matter how small you are; we are special in God's eyes. I loved the way the words curled ... The Tallest of Smalls by Max Lucado

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Plain Promise

Plain Promise

On 10/13 apple blossom wrote: Will, young widow, Sadie Fisher, truly be able to know God's will for her life? Should she remain without a husband and family? What is it she should do? Then there is Kade Saunders, an Englischer, that comes to stay in her guest cottage. What is it about him that her so uncomfortable? The bishop ... Plain Promise by Beth Wiseman

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The Jesus Book

The Jesus Book

On 8/10 apple blossom wrote: If your child likes to learn about Jesus then this is the book for them to find under the Christmas tree. What better gift to find on Christmas than a gift about the person that Christmas is all about. The reason for the season. Jesus. This book will answer any question your child might have about ... The Jesus Book by Stephen Elkins

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Read and Share Toddler Bible

Read and Share Toddler Bible

On 7/30 apple blossom wrote: Want a good book and DVD to reinforce the Bible stories your young toddler will be hearing for the rest of their lives? Then this is the book for you. This book is a nice size, just right for the toddler's little hand, soft hard cover. It comes with a DVD of 14 of the more popular stories, Creation, ... Read and Share Toddler Bible and DVD by Gwen Ellis

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She Still Calls Me Daddy

She Still Calls Me Daddy

On 7/20 apple blossom wrote: Are you a dad with a daughter that is planning a wedding? then this book is for you. This book is follow-up book to Wolgemuth's She Calls me Daddy. In his book She Still Calls Me Daddy moves the father into his new role as father-in-law. He discusses the changes that are made in this new relationship ... She Still Calls Me Daddy by Robert Wolgemuth

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I Believe Bunny

I Believe Bunny

On 7/2 apple blossom wrote: The I Believe Bunny is a cute book written in rhyme to catch any child's attention. Through animal characters the author teaches young children the importance of prayer. They see that God will answer prayer if we take the time to call upon Him when in time of trouble. Rabbit it the only one who hears ... I Believe Bunny by Tish Rabe

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100 Bible Stories, 100 Bible Songs

100 Bible Stories, 100 Bible Songs

On 6/23 apple blossom wrote: What a way to teach a young one Bible stories than with their very own Bible story book. This padded hard cover book is just the right size to fit in you lap along with your child. It isn't too big and bulky. The pictures are wonderful and would catch any youngster's eye. The Bible stories are very ... 100 Bible Stories & 100 Bible songs by Stephen Elkins

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Jesus Calling

Jesus Calling

On 5/29 apple blossom wrote: Prov. 46:10 - "10 Be still, and know that I am God:..." This devotional book was written just for that purpose. For us to set a while and meditate on Jesus. To listen for His calling of us. Jesus Calling is a devotional book written for the reader to set and enjoy peace in God's presence. It is ... Jesus Calling by Sarah Young

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The Noticer

The Noticer

On 4/27 apple blossom wrote: This book will really make you stop and think; take notice of things. Andrews presents his message so simply in this book. A very quick and easy read. Not hard to understand and to the point. It makes you stop, think, pay attention and notice, things and people around you and those that have an ... The Noticer by Andy Andrews.

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In the Footsteps of Paul

In the Footsteps of Paul

On 4/21 apple blossom wrote: Step back into Bible days as you view the pictures of Paul's time. Ken Duncan brings the life of Paul to life in his photographs. He gives you a birds-eye-view of it all through pictures, scriptures, quotes, historical facts about the land and things about Paul's life. From the very beginning he'll ... In the Footsteps of Paul by Ken Duncan.

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His Name is Jesus

His Name is Jesus

On 4/6 apple blossom wrote: What better way to start Easter week than with a book review about Jesus, Himself. Travel with Max Lucado through the life of Jesus. What a journey you'll take as you turn the pages. Start in Bethlehem at the Inn, where there was NO ROOM! You'll learn of Jesus' two natures as they intertwine each ... His Name is Jesus by Max Lucado

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The Read & Share DVD Bible - Volume 1

The Read & Share DVD Bible - Volume 1

On 3/10 apple blossom wrote: This is a cute animated DVD with 13 Bible stories. It is geared for the younger child with short attention span. Each story is about 3 minutes long. Your child will fall in love with the Bible stories. Stories include:*Creation - Adam and Eve*The Flood*Abram - Isaac - Jacob & Esau - Rachel*Birth ... Read and Share DVD Bible

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Skeeter and the Mystery of the Lost Mosquito Treasure (DVD)

Skeeter and the Mystery of the Lost Mosquito Treasure (DVD)

On 3/2 apple blossom wrote: This is a wonderful movie for kids. In this movie they teach how God made each of us different and we have our own things that we are good at. Skeeter thinks his dad loves his brother better because his brother's stinger is straight not crooked as his is. However, his brother, Skeeto, things their ... Max Lucado's Hermie and Friends # 12 DVD

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The American Patriot's Almanac

The American Patriot's Almanac

On 1/6 apple blossom wrote: "Patriotism is more than just flying a flag," says William Bennett, "it's sticking it out through thick or thin (right or wrong.)" What do you know about America? Get to know your country better and love it more with William Bennett's help. This book is any history buff's dream. Good for the homeschooler ... The American Patriot's Almanac by William J. Bennett and John T.E. Gribb

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My Little Girl

My Little Girl

On 12/2 apple blossom wrote: This was such a delightful book. Father/Daughter relationship. What a day with dad can do to a little girl's spirit. In this book the authors showed how important a dad can be in the life a his daughter. Turning a nothing-in-particular day into an extraordinary-special day. The little girl starts ... My Little Girl by Tim McGraw & Tom Douglas

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Moon Shines Down

Moon Shines Down

On 11/20 apple blossom wrote: When I saw this book up for bloggers to review I jumped at the chance. My daughters loved Good-Night Moon by Margaret Wise Brown. We wore that book out along with Dr. Seuss's books. Kids love rhythm and rhyme in the early years. My girls are older so I thought what a good book to have for them to read ... The Moon Shines Down by Margaret Wise Brown

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