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Crater

Crater

On 4/17 Book Moms wrote: This Sci-Fi novel is set in the 22nd century when people live on the moon and mine Helium-3 to produce energy for Earth which has been ravaged by war. The hero, young Crater Trueblood was born on the moon and has never been to earth. Orphaned at birth, his foster parents were killed when he was a young ... Crater

Book Moms' Rating:

3 Stars

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Behemoth

Behemoth

On 3/21 Book Moms wrote: This action-packed sci-fi thriller is a lot of fun and provides plenty of food for thought as well. If you are looking for a good fiction book that deals with dinosaurs from a creationist standpoint - you have found it! Two separate stories unfold as teams of scientists travel to Africa in search of ... Behemoth

Book Moms' Rating:

5 Stars

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Three Cups

Three Cups

On 10/21 Book Moms wrote: Recommendation: Recommended For his 5th birthday a young boy received a gift his parents promised would take him on many adventures. He was a little disappointed at first, when he discovered that the gift was 3 old cups from their cupboard. This was very confusing! His parents explained that these ... Three Cups by Tony Townsley, Written by Mark St. Germain

Book Moms' Rating:

4 Stars

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Hermie, a Common Caterpillar

Hermie, a Common Caterpillar

On 9/30 Book Moms wrote: Hermie is a caterpillar. A plain, no spots or stripes, nothing out of the ordinary, common caterpillar. Except for one extraordinary thing Hermie does - he talks to God. And when Hermie and his friend Wormie are feeling particularly common and ordinary that is exactly what they do, they talk to God. ... A Story We've heard Before

Book Moms' Rating:

3 Stars

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Smack Dab in the Middle of God's Love

Smack Dab in the Middle of God's Love

On 9/7 Book Moms wrote: Recommendation: Recommended This is a touching story of a middle-aged couple who are reflections of Christ's love to their community. The love they show and share with the children around them is a testimony of their love for Jesus. The children enjoy spending evenings with Willie Juan and Ana, and ... Smack Dab in the Middle of God's Love

Book Moms' Rating:

4 Stars

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It Couldn't Just Happen

It Couldn't Just Happen

On 8/30 Book Moms wrote: Recommendation: Not Recommended I was very excited to be given the opportunity to read this book. I enjoy reading about creation and reflecting on the imaginative nature of God. Looking at and studying creation teaches us so much about God's intimate care for the earth He created. There were a few ... It Couldn't Just Happen: Knowing the Truth about God's Awesome Creation

Book Moms' Rating:

1 Stars

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No Place Like Holmes

No Place Like Holmes

On 8/13 Book Moms wrote: Young Griffin Sharpe has been sent to live with his uncle in London for the summer - an uncle he has never met. While he is very nervous, he is hopeful when he discovers his uncle is a detective. Griffin has a very keen eye for detail and enjoys mystery and adventure, he hopes that his uncle will finally ... A Good Read for Young Boys

Book Moms' Rating:

4 Stars

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In Front of God and Everybody

In Front of God and Everybody

On 4/27 Book Moms wrote: Recommendation: Recommended In the first book chronicling the life of feisty 11 year old April Grace, we are introduced to the Reilly family – April Grace’s parents, her older sister Myra Sue, and Grandma Grace. This close knit family lives in the heart of the Ozarks. This book was very entertaining ... Kept Me Laughing from Beginning to End

Book Moms' Rating:

3 Stars

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How to Be God's Little Princess

How to Be God's Little Princess

On 4/7 Book Moms wrote: I am not a huge fan of anything princess but I thought I would give this book a try. I think we tend to encourage too much "princess" behavior in our little girls. Yes, they need to know that they are loved and cherished by both us and by God, but a strong princess mentality can cause some ugliness! ... Hesitant to Recommend

Book Moms' Rating:

3 Stars

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Thank You, God, For Mommy

Thank You, God, For Mommy

On 3/15 Book Moms wrote: This adorable board book reminds us all to be thankful for our Mommy and all the things she does for us. The short rhymes convey the sweet messages of thanks very nicely. Positives: The illustrations are wonderful and I was glad that a message of thanks was included regarding Mommy's trust and faith ... Adorable Board Book

Book Moms' Rating:

5 Stars

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The Velveteen Bible

The Velveteen Bible

On 2/24 Book Moms wrote: This is a new children's Bible being published and when I came across it I thought I'd take a look at it. It is an actual Bible (NKJV), not a Bible story book or a picture Bible, but there were some things I liked about it and some things I disliked. Positives: A great big thumbs up for the size of ... The Velveteen Bible

Book Moms' Rating:

3 Stars

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Izzy's Popstar Plan

Izzy's Popstar Plan

On 2/16 Book Moms wrote: This book is advertised as "a daily devo that reads like a novel!" Read it as a novel, not a daily devotional. Young Izzy has always dreamed of being a pop star and she has made a plan of how she will accomplish this goal. This story takes you on her personal journey in pursuing that dream. It's ... Izzy's Popstar Plan

Book Moms' Rating:

3 Stars

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Precious Moments Storybook Bible

Precious Moments Storybook Bible

On 12/28 Book Moms wrote: For my full review please visit me at www.bookmoms.org. I have never been a Precious Moments fan and I am a skeptic when it comes to Bible Storybooks. This book however, I found to be quite good. A number of classic Bible stories are presented in easy to understand language for children. The illustrations ... Precious Moments Storybook Bible

Book Moms' Rating:

3 Stars

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Adventures in Booga Booga Land - Volume 1 (DVD)

Adventures in Booga Booga Land - Volume 1 (DVD)

On 10/26 Book Moms wrote: This DVD takes you to an imaginary island where Marty (the monkey) and Gerard (the giraffe) are best friends. In three short stories they portray stories from some of Jesus' well known parables - The Workers in the Vineyard, The Wise and Foolish Builders and The Lamp under the Bowl. Negatives: My unfavorable ... Adventures In Boogabooga Land DVD

Book Moms' Rating:

1 Stars

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The King's Christmas List

The King's Christmas List

On 9/21 Book Moms wrote: Recommendation: FavorableEmma and her little dog Shu-Shu are invited to the King's Birthday party, what an honor!  They are very excited to attend. But first they must certainly find a gift to bring. After deciding to bring the King a special cake, they depart for the party on a carriage sent ... The King's Christmas List by Eldon Johnson

Book Moms' Rating:

4 Stars

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