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Crazy Dangerous

Crazy Dangerous

On 8/25 pwnmom wrote: Sam Hopkins is a preacher’s kid in a small town. Mostly, he’s a good kid who feels like he’s invisible to those around him. His parents are busy and ignore him, his brother is trying to choose a college and busy with homework and Sam is avoided at school because he’s a PK. When Sam is challenged ... Crazy Dangerous by Andrew Klavan

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Dawn Comes Early

Dawn Comes Early

On 5/4 pwnmom wrote: Disgraced dime novelist Kate Tenney fled the city that banned her latest novel for the emptiness of the desert. Answering an ad to be "heiress" to a vast cattle ranch in the Arizona Territory, Kate hopes ranching turns out to be as romantic as she portrayed it in her novels. But what awaits her is a ... Dawn Comes Early by Margaret Brownley

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First Date

First Date

On 2/12 pwnmom wrote: Having two teen daughters, I am always on the lookout for a good book for them to read. I'm not just talking about a good story, I'm also concerned with the actual content-- is it age appropriate? Does it have language and content I don't mind them reading? Does it encourage a good relationship with ... First Date by Krista McGee

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Heaven is for Real Deluxe Edition

Heaven is for Real Deluxe Edition

On 12/14 pwnmom wrote: Before I started reading Heaven Is For Real, I had heard a lot of "hype" about it - "Everyone should read it!", "Amazing story!", "I cried all the way through it!" and so on. I hate to admit it, but I usually steer clear of books, movies, music, etc that enthralls the masses. Yeah, I'm a rebel like ... Heaven is for Real by Todd Burpo

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The Baker's Wife

The Baker's Wife

On 10/30 pwnmom wrote: I picked The Baker's Wife by Erin Healy to review because I was interested in reading another of her books. The first book I read by her, Kiss, was a book she coauthored with Ted Dekker, a favorite author of mine. Then I also read The Promises She Keeps which is also by Erin Healy... and it was a ... The Baker's Wife by Erin Healy

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It Couldn't Just Happen

It Couldn't Just Happen

On 8/24 pwnmom wrote: It Couldn't Just Happen is a wonderful resource for young people and families to understand the answer to questions of "science" that Christians/children face daily in school and in the media. It helps the reader to understand Creation and the truth with lots of Scriptural references and pictures, ... It Couldn't Just Happen by Lawrence Richards

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Rejoice (CD)

Rejoice (CD)

On 6/17 pwnmom wrote: REJOICE captures the unbridled joy, awestruck adoration, and reverent worship audiences experience over the course of a two-day Women of Faith event. In arena events across the U.S., the Women of Faith Worship Team leads audiences into deeper communion with God. Through the songs on this new studio recording, ... Rejoice! (CD) Women of Faith Worship

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Spring for Susannah

Spring for Susannah

On 6/17 pwnmom wrote: Susannah heads to Dakota as a mail-order bride after her parents both die and leave her alone and in debt. When she arrives and finds her husband at the train station she is unsure if she will ever find her dream = true love. Jesse Mason is the homesteading brother, former military, older brother of ... Spring for Susannah by Catherine Richmond

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The Final Summit

The Final Summit

On 4/11 pwnmom wrote: David Ponder is a self-made man, who has made a fortune, lost it and made another fortune and gave it all away. Since the death of his wife, the love of his life, he feels alone. He wonders what does life hold for him anymore... until Gabriel the archangel comes for him, again. "Humanity is sinking ... The Final Summit by Andy Andrews

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Thank You, God, For Mommy

Thank You, God, For Mommy

On 3/30 pwnmom wrote: I received this book on my Kindle to review. I was a little skeptical at first because I knew it was a children's book full of colorful pictures to draw a child's attention. I was honestly worried that the book might not hold my daughter's attention since the Kindle is not color. I don't know why I ... Thank you God for Mommy by Amy Parker

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The Promises She Keeps

The Promises She Keeps

On 2/22 pwnmom wrote: WOW, Wow, wow... I really liked this one! I will admit, when I first heard of Erin Healy, I was skeptical... she was collaborating with one of my favorite authors, Ted Dekker! I wasn't sure if she was going to mess his writings up or what, but turns out, I really like her!! The Promises She Keeps ... The Promises She Keeps by Erin Healy

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Voices of the Faithful - Book 2

Voices of the Faithful - Book 2

On 2/7 pwnmom wrote: Voices of the Faithful Book 2 is a wonderful book of stories from missionaries/Christians around the world serving Jesus and people and living courageously in uncertain times. It is broken up into daily readings and also into different topical readings by month (January = prayer, the priority; February ... Voices of the Faithful, Book 2

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An Amish Love

An Amish Love

On 1/4 pwnmom wrote: This book is a compilation of 3 Amish Novels: Healing Hearts by Beth Wiseman, A Marriage of the Heart by Kelley Long and What the Heart Sees by Kathleen Fuller. I really enjoyed this book for several reasons. First of all, it's Amish... what's not to love? I have read other books by Beth Wiseman ... An Amish Love By Beth Wiseman, Kathleen Fuller and Kelly Long

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Patton (The Generals)

Patton (The Generals)

On 12/2 pwnmom wrote: For those who are interested in learning more about General George S. Patton without getting bogged down with too many facts, Patton: The Pursuit of Destiny is a must read. It is obvious from the beginning of the book that the authors of the book are fans of the 1970 movie that had George C. Scott portray ... Patton (The Generals) by Agostino von Hassell

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The Butterfly Effect

The Butterfly Effect

On 10/28 pwnmom wrote: "By your hand, millions -- billions-- of lives will be altered, caught up in a chain of events begun by you this day." ~ Andy Andrews in The Butterfly Effect What!? That's what I thought upon first reading and begin to digest this book. Then it became clear... it is a true statement. What you or ... The Butterfly Effect by Andy Andrews

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The Boy Who Changed the World

The Boy Who Changed the World

On 10/28 pwnmom wrote: The Boy Who Changed the World is a wonderful tale of 5 different men in history who, by doing one small or simple thing (or by making one small or simple choice/decision), were able to change the world in a big way. The book was short enough that my 3 yr old daughter sat on my lap and allowed me to ... The Boy Who Changed the World by Andy Andrews

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A Girl's Guide to Life

A Girl's Guide to Life

On 8/5 pwnmom wrote: I have two teenage girls and one preschool girl... that was why I wanted to read and review this book. I took the time to really read the book and found GREAT information with a positve attitude and God-centered morals. That made me very happy!! It's a very encouraging and insiteful guide to life's ... A Girls' Guide to Life by Katie Meier

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I Am Hutterite

I Am Hutterite

On 5/26 pwnmom wrote: I Am Hutterite is an amazing story of one family's trials and joys of being part of a very conservative, peaceful religious group in a world that doesn't see things like they do. I was very interested in reading this book, because I have actually seen/met a few Hutterites. In August of 2007, I caught ... I Am Hutterite by Mary-Ann Kirkby

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Green

Green

On 4/26 pwnmom wrote: It has taken me a while to get through this book. Dekker is an amazing writer, but his writings are deep and require intellect and concentration to take in all that he is saying. Between the time I received the book and now, my husband lost his job, we have moved and my husband has gotten a new job. ... Green, Book Zero: The Beginning and the End by Ted Dekker

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Plain Promise

Plain Promise

On 9/17 pwnmom wrote: Plain Promise by Beth Wiseman is a story of grief, confusion, hope, restoration and contentment set in the middle of Amish Country in Lancaster, Pennsylvania. Sadie Fisher is a young Amish widow who after 4 yrs is still grieving her dead husband… she’s grieving the life they would have had and the ... Plain Promise by Beth Wiseman

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Fearless

Fearless

On 9/8 pwnmom wrote: Fearless by Max Lucado.... Unfortunately, I did not have the time I thought I would to finish this book. Having said that, I will finish it... I LOVE Max Lucado's writings. He is an amazing communicator that uses beautiful and heart-touching word pictures to get across what he wants to grasp. So, ... Fearless by Max Lucado....

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Read and Share Toddler Bible

Read and Share Toddler Bible

On 9/2 pwnmom wrote: The Read and Share Toddler Bible is a wonderful addition to any children's library, whether personal or public!! I received this little Bible and my 2 year old daughter and I sat down to partake. I read the first story to her, then played the video that went along with it-- she begged for more! The ... Read and Share Toddler Bible

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I Believe Bunny

I Believe Bunny

On 7/21 pwnmom wrote: The I Believe Bunny is a beautifully written and illustrated book about a bunny who believes in God and is thankful for all the wonderful things God has given him, especially "his home in a flower-filled glen where the sun shined a lot." But on this certain day, the sun is not shining and Bunny's "whiskers ... The I Believe Bunny by Tish Rabe

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Jungle Jack's The Wackiest, Wildest, and Weirdest Animals in the World

Jungle Jack's The Wackiest, Wildest, and Weirdest Animals in the World

On 6/18 pwnmom wrote: If you enjoy watching little animal shows, you will enjoy <a href="http://www.thomasnelson.com/consumer/product_detail.asp?sku=1400311403">Jack Hanna’s<strong><em> The Wackiest, Wildest, Weirdest Animals in the World</em></strong>. </a>It is a fun and amazing books of some of God’s most interesting ... The Wildest, Wackiest, Weirdest Animals in the World....

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His Name is Jesus

His Name is Jesus

On 6/2 pwnmom wrote: His Name is Jesus by Max Lucado is a beautiful 192 page book that combines excerpts from several of Lucado’s previous books along with new insight to narrate Christ’s life. Included is breathtaking art and Scripture references that tie everything together just right. "Jesus was, at once, common and ... His Name is Jesus by Max Lucado

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The Rivers Run Dry

The Rivers Run Dry

On 5/4 pwnmom wrote: In The Rivers Run Dry by Sibella Giorello, FBI Agent Raleigh Harmon receives a disciplinary transfer from Virginia to the great Northwest. She arrives to less than agreeable circumstances and is quickly called to the scene of a young female hiker's disappearance. Throughout the case, Raleigh must deal ... The Rivers Run Dry by Sibella Giorello

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The Noticer

The Noticer

On 4/27 pwnmom wrote: The Noticer by Andy Andrews is an amazing, eye-opening book that will change your perspective on life. Andy meets Jones at a time where he is at the lowest of lows in his life. His parents are dead; he is alone and lives under a pier on the beach and showers at the beach or swims himself clean. Andy ... The Noticer by Andy Andrews

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The Read & Share DVD Bible - Volume 1

The Read & Share DVD Bible - Volume 1

On 3/22 pwnmom wrote: I recently received The Read & Share DVD Bible Volume 1 to review and was really excited about it. I had seen it and the Bible that goes along with it when I worked a table at the last Women of Faith Conference I attended in Denver. So, I pulled it out and told my 2 yr old daughter that I had a video ... The Read & Share Bible DVD Volume 1

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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 3/9 pwnmom wrote: Skeeter and the Mystery of the Lost Mosquito Treasure is the 12th in the Hermie & Friends DVD series by Max Lucado. Skeeter is about a mosquito with a crooked stinger who feels less than wonderful about himself and the way he was created. He doesn’t feel good about the way he looks and he believes ... Skeeter and the Mystery of the Lost Mosquito Treasure

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Word of Promise Next Generation New Testament MP3 Set

Word of Promise Next Generation New Testament MP3 Set

On 2/24 pwnmom wrote: Word of Promise Next Generation New Testament MP3 Set is the entire New Testament for a younger, plugged-in generation. It is a wonderful outreach to the young people of today. It employs the voices of several well-known young actors and actresses as well as dramatized reading and background sounds that ... Word of Promise Next Generation New Testament MP3 Set

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3 Stars

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Kiss

Kiss

On 1/26 pwnmom wrote: Kiss, the new novel by Ted Dekker and Erin Healy is a mixture of mystery, suspense and romance. I wasn’t really sure I wanted to read it. I’ve read most of Ted Dekker’s books and thought, “How could this woman add anything to his writing?? Is it really worth it?” The answer is a resound YES!! Shauna ... KISS by TED DEKkER & ERIN HEALY

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House of Dark Shadows

House of Dark Shadows

On 1/10 pwnmom wrote: House of Dark Shadows is a gripping, edge-of-your-seat book for young people. The King family moves from L.A. to a small secluded town. The father has taken a job in the school and the family needs to find a home. What they find is something totally different. Xander, David and Toria along with their ... House of Dark Shadows-- a review

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