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Forever My Little Girl

Forever My Little Girl

On 4/8 Stillmagnolia wrote: About The Book:  Even when children grow up, they always remain our little ones. All the sweetness, challenges, and thrills of parenting are lovingly shared in this heart-touching poetic short story by bestselling fiction author Karen Kingsbury. Karen Kingsbury is a top inspirational novelist, ... Forever My Little Girl

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5 Stars

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Mystery Mountain Four

Mystery Mountain Four

On 3/7 Stillmagnolia wrote:  About The Book: In the small town of Raincroft, the bonds of love and family are stronger than all outside or dangerous influences and adventures while romance blossoms between two unlikely people. Through determination and strength, Grace’s engaging characters find the courage to overcome ... Mystery Mountain Four

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3 Stars

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An Amish Market

An Amish Market

On 3/7 Stillmagnolia wrote:  About The Book:  All the color and variety of a quaint Amish shop in a charming collection of novellas by four of your favorite authors. Feel free to come in and browse!  Love Birds by Amy Clipston - While Ellie Lapp and her mother are still mourning the loss of her brother, Seth, ... An Amish Market

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5 Stars

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Hey! God, Was That You?

Hey! God, Was That You?

On 1/13 Stillmagnolia wrote: About The Book:  In Hey! God, Was That You? author Ron Gluck, bush pilot and international relations liaison, glances back in time anecdotally revisiting flying, language gems, and conversation slices occurring from 1963 to 2007 in Papua New Guinea; Cameroon, Washington, D.C.; and New York City. ... Hey! God, Was That You?

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5 Stars

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The Good, the Bad, and the Grace of God

The Good, the Bad, and the Grace of God

On 1/13 Stillmagnolia wrote: About The Book:  This is a very moving story of redemption and second chances.  Jep Robertson, the youngest son of Duck Commander Phil Robertson, and his wife, Jessica, open up about their personal trials, their early years together, and the challenges that might have destroyed them both had ... The Good, The Bad, and the Grace of God

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5 Stars

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A Heart’s Home

A Heart’s Home

On 8/19 Stillmagnolia wrote: My Thoughts On The Book: I have followed these families throughout the whole series and my only disappointment with this book is that the book ended too soon. It is quick read, around 100 pages and can be easily read in one sitting. I am delighted to have found Colleen Coble's books, she is a master ... A Heart's Home

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5 Stars

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Married 'til Monday

Married 'til Monday

On 7/24 Stillmagnolia wrote: About The Book:  With a big anniversary party in the works for her parents, Ryan will pretend to be Abby's husband for just one last weekend.  Ryan McKinley has tried to move on from his ex-wife, Abby. He's sulked, he's gotten angry, and ultimately he bought her dream house. Big mistake. Living ... Married 'Til Monday

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5 Stars

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Horse in the Wilderness

Horse in the Wilderness

On 7/24 Stillmagnolia wrote: About The Book:  A missing horse. A missing boy. A vandal with an unexplained grievance against a local farmer. A young woman who drives as though pursued by demons. An impulsive offer to help locate the missing horse draws Brent Travis unwillingly into the affairs of the Parker family. Are they ... Horse in the Wilderness

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5 Stars

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Her Brother's Keeper

Her Brother's Keeper

On 7/21 Stillmagnolia wrote: About The Book:  Charlotte came to Amish country to find answers. What she never expected to find was peace.  Charlotte Dolinsky is not above playing dress-up and telling a few lies to find out what happened to her only brother. In fact, that is exactly what she’s come to Lancaster County ... Her Brother's Keeper

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5 Stars

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A Fine Piece of Chocolate

A Fine Piece of Chocolate

On 7/21 Stillmagnolia wrote: About The Book:  Do you find yourself in an endless cycle of Prince Charming jerks or ignore every woman's sixth sense when in the rush of a passionate relationship? You don't need drama to have an exciting relationship. Learn from the three brave heroines in A Fine Piece of Chocolate how to pick ... A Fine Piece Of Chocolate

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1 Stars

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The Big House on Adams Street

The Big House on Adams Street

On 7/1 Stillmagnolia wrote: About The Book:  With a heart full of cheer and hope, Fritz – a young, wealthy German – decides to go to America and build a community that will help people in need. With the completion of a beautiful, spacious, house, Fritz is witness to a series of unexpected events that bring together a cast ... The Big House On Adams Street

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3 Stars

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How to Catch a Prince

How to Catch a Prince

On 7/1 Stillmagnolia wrote: About The Book:  Prince Stephen came to America to escape responsibility. But what he found complicates his life more than ever.Corina Del Rey is happy with her life in Melbourne, Florida. She spends her days engrossed in her career as a journalist and has her sights set on climbing the corporate ... How To Catch A Prince

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5 Stars

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A Brush with Love

A Brush with Love

On 4/29 Stillmagnolia wrote: About The Book:  Ginger Winters is a gifted hairstylist with scars no one can see. The last thing she expects from the New Year is a new chance at love.  Overcoming a childhood tragedy, Ginger emerges from the pain and trauma with a gift for bringing out the beauty in others. From the top big ... A Brush With Love

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5 Stars

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Let the Beatitudes BE My Attitude in You

Let the Beatitudes BE My Attitude in You

On 2/10 Stillmagnolia wrote: About The Book:  The Beatitudes occupy an expansive realm in God’s Promised Land, a bountiful spiritual frontier suspended between heaven and earth. Plunge into God’s plentiful grace and goodness to explore this marvelous kingdom in his sequenced and purposeful order. The Beatitudes are a ... Let The Beatitudes Be My Attitude In You

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Grief: A Mama’s Unwanted Journey

Grief: A Mama’s Unwanted Journey

On 1/9 Stillmagnolia wrote: About The Book: Grief: A Mama’s Unwanted Journey is the book you want no one to need yet know at some point in life, everyone will. It is for those walking through the searing pain of grief and also for those walking arm-in-arm with a loved one along grief's tumultuous journey. Shelley Ramsey ... Grief: A Mama's Unwanted Journey

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5 Stars

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Love at Mistletoe Inn

Love at Mistletoe Inn

On 12/30 Stillmagnolia wrote: My Thoughts About The Book: My only complaint with this book is that it was only a novella and not full length. I feel like that the shortness of the book caused the plot to be rushed. A novel length book would have allowed the plot to develop at a slower pace. All in all, the book was an easy read, ... Love At Mistletoe Inn

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3 Stars

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Forever Christmas

Forever Christmas

On 12/9 Stillmagnolia wrote:  About The Book:  This Christmas will change Andrew Farmer’s life forever.  Andrew can’t remember the last time he spent Christmas away from work. The end of the year is crunch time for literary agents. But when your career is your life, your life starts to suffer . . . beginning ... Forever Christmas

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5 Stars

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A Dream of Home

A Dream of Home

On 12/2 Stillmagnolia wrote:  About The Book:  When she moves to Amish country to find peace and healing, Madeleine finds a special community—and a special man—who pull her out of her solitude into a new life.Moving to Pennsylvania wasn’t in Madeleine’s original plans. She should still be in California and ... A Dream Of Home

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4 Stars

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My Best Friend's Funeral

My Best Friend's Funeral

On 10/31 Stillmagnolia wrote: About The Book:  There’s a certain kind of lost a boy feels in this world without a father. Tim felt it. I felt it. And we realized our only way out would be together.  In an openhearted memoir of faith on the fringe, Roger Thompson meditates on the life and premature death of his best friend ... My Best Friend's Funeral: A Memoir

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4 Stars

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An Amish Second Christmas

An Amish Second Christmas

On 10/22 Stillmagnolia wrote:  About The Book:  Celebrate Second Christmas, a treasured, lighthearted time of community, with four Amish romances.“When Christmas Comes Again” by Beth WisemanKatherine knows the first Christmas without Elias will be hard for her and the children. But when a mysterious Englischer appears ... An Amish Second Christmas

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5 Stars

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An October Bride

An October Bride

On 10/22 Stillmagnolia wrote: About The Book:  She wants to make her father's dream come true. She doesn't realize her own dream has been in front of her the whole time.  Emma Tate isn't a risk taker, so everyone in her small Midwest town is surprised when she suddenly becomes engaged to lifelong friend Jake Sawyer. No ... An October Bride

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5 Stars

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The Southern Foodie's Guide to the Pig

The Southern Foodie's Guide to the Pig

On 10/8 Stillmagnolia wrote: About The Book:  Chris Chamberlain, author of the popular The Southern Foodie Cookbook, takes you back to the South for a tour of the restaurants that make the best pig dishes.  When Ben Franklin lobbied his fellow founding fathers to consider the wild turkey as our young country’s national ... The Southern Foodie's Guide to the Pig: A Culinary Tour of the South's Best Restaurants and the Recipes That Made Them Famous

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An August Bride

An August Bride

On 9/7 Stillmagnolia wrote: About The Book:  As far as Kelsey Wilcox is concerned, her last cowboy was the last cowboy. Kelsey Wilcox has had enough of cowboys. After the last one broke her heart, Kelsey traded in her boots for flip-flops, and the open range for a bistro on the beach.  Her life on Corpus Christi’s gorgeous ... An August Bride

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A July Bride

A July Bride

On 8/16 Stillmagnolia wrote: About The Book: A year’s worth of novellas from twelve inspirational romance authors. Happily ever after guaranteed.  In a moment of total panic, Brendan left Alyssa at the altar. What will it take for him to win her back?  When Brendan Meyers became a “runaway groom,” Alyssa Pennington’s ... A July Bride

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3 Stars

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The Bridge Tender

The Bridge Tender

On 8/16 Stillmagnolia wrote: About The Book:  A surprise gift from her late husband will give a young widow the chance to do the hardest thing in the world . . . move on.  On their honeymoon, the new Mr. & Mrs. Ryan Shaw made a pact: No matter the sacrifices along the way, one day they would return to Sunset Beach, ... The Bridge Tender: A Sunset Beach Novel

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4 Stars

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Four Weddings and a Kiss

Four Weddings and a Kiss

On 7/30 Stillmagnolia wrote: About The Book:  Four best-­selling romance novelists bring tales of feisty heroines, stubborn heroes, and unlikely love in the Wild West. Get lost in Four Weddings & a Kiss today."Spitfire Sweetheart" by Mary Connealy-Maizy Place is an unruly tomboy. When she causes an accident, ... Four Weddings and a Kiss

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4 Stars

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Behind the Stage

Behind the Stage

On 7/21 Stillmagnolia wrote: About The Book:  Follow Christian minister Josh Allen’s harried life as he struggles to rescue his family and his church from the pitfalls of desire and intolerance in Anne Sanders’ new book, Behind the Stage. As his world falls apart, Josh must build a new life in a Southern town where temptation ... Behind The Stage

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4 Stars

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Sarah's Choice

Sarah's Choice

On 7/7 Stillmagnolia wrote: About The Book:  Only one thing stands in the way of Sarah's success . . . her unborn baby.  Sarah Collins is about to receive a promotion that will give her everything she's ever wanted: a huge pay increase, a new car, a fabulous apartment, and first-class travel.  But then she discovers ... Sarah's Choice

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5 Stars

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Twirl

Twirl

On 5/9 Stillmagnolia wrote:  About The Book(from the back cover of the book):  Patsy Clairmont loves a good twirl.  The kind that will make a child fall to the ground, squeal with laughter, and then want to get up and spin in circles some more!  However, there is a twirl where busy schedules and urgency create ... Twirl

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The Kissing Bridge

The Kissing Bridge

On 3/31 Stillmagnolia wrote:  About The Book:  In the third book in the Seven Brides for Seven Bachelors series, award-winning author Tricia Goyer introduces a surprising new resident to West Kootenai as a young woman escapes from her stifling conservative Amish community to find a new life. Rebecca is an Amish woman ... The Kissing Bridge

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Happy Wives Club

Happy Wives Club

On 3/18 Stillmagnolia wrote:   About The Book:  One woman undertakes a worldwide search to learn the secrets of a great marriage—and finds one foundational truth that could change everything.  Happy Wives Club is Fawn’s journey across the world to meet her friends and discover what makes their marriages ... Happy Wives Club

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A Promise Kept

A Promise Kept

On 1/21 Stillmagnolia wrote:   About The Book: God was going to save her marriage, Allison was sure of it. But neither her husband nor her marriage had been saved.  What had become of His promise?  Tony Kavanagh had been Allison's dream-come-true. They were in love within days, engaged within weeks, married and ... A Promise Kept

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A December Bride

A December Bride

On 12/29 Stillmagnolia wrote: About The Book:  What started as a whim turned into an accidental---and very public---engagement. Can Layla and Seth keep up the façade in Chapel Springs this holiday season---for the sake of her career . . . and his heart?  Under normal circumstances, Seth Murphy - the best friend of Layla ... A December Bride

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4 Stars

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An Amish Miracle

An Amish Miracle

On 12/22 Stillmagnolia wrote: About The Book:  An Amish Miracle is a collection of three novellas, by three different authors, all set in the same Amish community: Always Beautiful, Always His Providence, and Always in My Heart.  The first story, Always in My Heart introduces us to Hope Bowman and her family.  ... An Amish Miracle

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The Christmas Candle

The Christmas Candle

On 12/17 Stillmagnolia wrote: About The Book:  Journey back to a simpler time, to a small English village where nothing out of the ordinary ever happens. Except at Christmastime.  When a mysterious angel suddenly appears in a lowly candlemaker's shop, the holy and the human collide in a way that only God could imagine.  ... The Christmas Candle

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4 Stars

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God's

God's "Weigh" to Your Ideal Body Weight

On 11/21 Stillmagnolia wrote:  About The Book:  As a believer, living at your ideal body weight is your birthright. This is God’s will for you. You are called to glorify God in your body. The Bible is the greatest health and weight loss book ever written. God has a call to every believer to walk holy in the area of ... God's "Weigh"

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5 Stars

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Sweet Olive

Sweet Olive

On 10/6 Stillmagnolia wrote: About The Book:  Camille Gardner came to small town Louisiana in the name of big business. But will the town of Samford change her before she can change it?  A talented businesswoman in the oil and gas business, Camille Gardner agrees to take on one last assignment for her uncle at the J&S ... Sweet Olive

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The Rainbow Egg

The Rainbow Egg

On 9/23 Stillmagnolia wrote: About The Book:  is a chicken who happens upon an egg. Looking for a place to help raise it, a guardian red bird leads her to a chicken house full of chicken families. There she finds challenges and fear ultimately leading to the most precious gift she could ever hope for. The Rainbow Egg is ... The Rainbow Egg

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4 Stars

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25,000 Mornings

25,000 Mornings

On 8/28 Stillmagnolia wrote: ABOUT THE BOOK: In a relaxed, chat-over-coffee style, award-winning author of Keepers of the Testimony and Smooth Stones & Promises Fay Rowe's third book and first devotional, 25,000 Mornings, offers up daily portions of ancient, Biblical wisdom as it encourages, challenges and sometimes ... 25,000 Mornings: Ancient Wisdom for a Modern Life

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Harriet Beamer Strikes Gold

Harriet Beamer Strikes Gold

On 8/6 Stillmagnolia wrote: About The Book:  This story of a senior citizen daring to stand up for herself will resonate with Christian fiction readers everywhere.  In Harriet Beamer Strikes Gold by Joyce Magnin, Harriet settles into a new life in Grass Valley, California, and gets caught up in another adventure when ... Harriet Beamer Strikes Gold

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A Hopeful Heart

A Hopeful Heart

On 7/20 Stillmagnolia wrote: About The Book:  In A Hopeful Heart, the first novel of the new Hearts of the Lancaster Grand Hotel series from best-selling author Amy Clipston, Hannah finds herself at a crossroads in her life. Her community offers her love and support after the untimely death of her husband, but an Englisher ... A Hopeful Heart

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3 Stars

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A Bride for All Seasons

A Bride for All Seasons

On 7/17 Stillmagnolia wrote: About The Book:  It all started with an ad in a mail-order bride catalogue . . .This charming bouquet of novellas introduces you to four Hitching Post Mail-Order Bride Catalogue prospects in the year 1870, all eager for second chances . . . and hungry for happiness. Year in, year out, they’ll ... A Bride For All Seasons: The Mail Order Bride Collection

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Letters to Katie

Letters to Katie

On 7/8 Stillmagnolia wrote: About The Book:  Everything changed between them the first time he called her Katie.Katherine Yoder has loved Johnny Mullet since they were children, but he never actively returned her affections. Like so many things in their world, he assumes Katherine will always be there. Once his horse farm ... Letters To Katie

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When God Makes Lemonade

When God Makes Lemonade

On 6/14 Stillmagnolia wrote: About The Book: In When God Makes Lemonade, author Don Jacobson has collected real-life stories from around the world that show everyday folks discovering unexpected sweetness in the midst of sour circumstances. Some are funny, others are sobering, and more than a few will bring tears of amazement. ... When God Makes Lemonade

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5 Stars

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Journeys across Niagara

Journeys across Niagara

On 5/17 Stillmagnolia wrote: About The Book:  A faded picture sets in motion a perilous journey for five young men in 1962, who, with a twist of mystery and revelation not only encounter harrowing adventure in the forbidden Niagara Gorge, but are forced to confront the swirling illusions of the world and God—changing their ... Journeys Across Niagara

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2 Stars

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The Sky Beneath My Feet

The Sky Beneath My Feet

On 3/13 Stillmagnolia wrote:  About The Book: Being married to a saint isn't what it's cracked up to be.  Beth's husband won't be joining the family on vacation at the beach this year. He's not even joining them in the house. Instead, Rick has holed up alone in the backyard shed. Nobody knows exactly what he's up ... The Sky Beneath My Feet

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5 Stars

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Moon Over Edisto

Moon Over Edisto

On 2/19 Stillmagnolia wrote:  About The Book:  The past has come knocking on Julia's door. Can she summon the courage to answer betrayal with love?  Julia’s best friend, Marney, broke up her parents' marriage years ago. Now Marney shows up at her Manhattan apartment, asking the impossible—come home to Edisto ... Moon Over Edisto

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5 Stars

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Threads of Grace

Threads of Grace

On 2/4 Stillmagnolia wrote:  About The Book:  Grace's autistic son needs a life that is safe and consistent. Seth wants to leave his flirting days behind him and settle down.  Deep in the heart of the Allegheny Mountains of Pennsylvania, the beautiful and weary Amish widow, Grace Beiler, is not looking for a husband—especially ... Threads of Grace

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4 Stars

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Secretly Smitten

Secretly Smitten

On 1/31 Stillmagnolia wrote:  About The Book:  Summer, fall, winter, spring—Smitten, Vermont, is the place for love . . . and mystery!  There’s a secret in Grandma Rose’s attic—a forgotten set of dog tags belonging to her first love. But David Hutchins was killed in action and never returned to Smitten. ... Secretly Smitten

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Unglued Devotional

Unglued Devotional

On 1/13 Stillmagnolia wrote: About The Book:  This companion devotional to the bestselling book Unglued provides encouragement to help readers handle emotional struggles. Including a daily opening Scripture, Thought for the Day, devotion, and closing prayer, this book helps readers begin a 60-day journey in learning to positively ... Unglued Devotional

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5 Stars

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An Angel by Her Side

An Angel by Her Side

On 1/8 Stillmagnolia wrote: This book is number 3 in the Heaven and Earth series and even though it is a continuance it is easy to get to know the characters and not feel as if you are two steps behind.  The main character, Katie has lived through tragedy and heartache. But with the angel Elias by her side, the best years ... An Angel by Her Side

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An Amish Christmas, expanded edition

An Amish Christmas, expanded edition

On 12/29 Stillmagnolia wrote: About The Book:  A collection of four Christmas Amish novellas by four awesome Amish romance writers."Christmas Cradles" by Kelly Long -- When Anna Stolis takes over for her aunt, the local Amish midwife in Paradise, Christmas night heats up with multiple deliveries, three strangers' quilts, and ... An Amish Christmas

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An Amish Kitchen

An Amish Kitchen

On 12/28 Stillmagnolia wrote: About The Book:  The Amish Kitchen is the Heart of the Home – and the Ideal Setting for Stories of Love and Hope.Fall in Paradise, Pennsylvania, always brings a brisk change in the weather. This season also ushers in unexpected visitors, new love, and renewed hope for three women.Fern has a ... An Amish Kitchen

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More Than a Bucket List

More Than a Bucket List

On 11/29 Stillmagnolia wrote: About The Book:  Most of us agree that the older we get, the faster time seems to speed by.  As our time on earth gets shorter, the list of promises we make to ourselves grows longer.  Fun ideas of things to do, places to see, and ways to make a difference!  Everyone dreams about ... More Than A Bucket List

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A Marriage of the Heart

A Marriage of the Heart

On 11/14 Stillmagnolia wrote: About the Book: The book is a compilation of three Stories that share the adventures of first love and second chances.A Perfect Secret--Rose Bender's betrothed, Luke Lantz, is safe and dependable, maybe a little too much so. Or so she thinks until she sees him in the woods one night and discovers ... A Marriage of the Heart: Three Amish Novellas

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4 Stars

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His Love Endures Forever

His Love Endures Forever

On 11/5 Stillmagnolia wrote: About The Book:  An unplanned pregnancy. An absent father.  Can love really endure all things?  Danielle Kent is anything but Amish. But as destiny would have it, she has fallen in love with an Amish man.  Now she’s 18, pregnant, and hopeful that the child’s Amish father—Matthew ... His Love Endures Forever

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Heaven Changes Everything

Heaven Changes Everything

On 10/29 Stillmagnolia wrote: About The Book:  A shattered leg, kidney stones and a lump diagnosed as hyperplasia. Times were tough, money was scarce and the bills and frustrations were piling up. It was into this stressful life that God sent Todd and Sonja Burpo an interruption in the form of a life-threatening illness ... Heaven Changes Everything

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Song of the Brokenhearted

Song of the Brokenhearted

On 9/26 Stillmagnolia wrote: About the Book:  Song of the Brokenhearted is a joint writing effort of Sheila Walsh and Cindy Martinusen Coloma.  Ava has a loving family, a beautiful house, and a solid faith.  Suddenly, her ideal life will be completely broken . . . in the best of ways.  Ava’s life is full ... Song of the Broken Hearted

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4 Stars

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Faithful to Laura

Faithful to Laura

On 9/17 Stillmagnolia wrote: About the Book:  Laura’s Amish faith requires her to forgive, but she can only think of revenge.  Laura Stutzman leaves her Kentucky community for Middlefield, Ohio, with one purpose: to find Mark King, the man who pledged his love to her, then left. She can’t move on with her life until ... Faithful to Laura: A Middlefield Family Novel

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Through Rushing Water

Through Rushing Water

On 8/29 Stillmagnolia wrote: About The Book:  "Sophia has her life all planned out—but her plan didn’t include being jilted or ending up in Dakota Territory. Sophia Makinoff is certain that 1876 is the year that she’ll become the wife of a certain US Congressman, and happily plans her debut into the Capitol city. ... Through Rushing Water

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Brush of Angel's Wings

Brush of Angel's Wings

On 6/7 Stillmagnolia wrote: About the Book:  Rachel and Jordan's feelings for each other are hostile at first, but angelic intervention helps the two discover peace . . . and perhaps love.  The youngest and last unmarried of four sisters, Rachel Hartlzer spends most of her time helping with barn chores. Her role abruptly ... Brush of Angel's Wings

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Hope Springs

Hope Springs

On 5/31 Stillmagnolia wrote: Hope SpringsBy Kim Tate Published by Thomas Nelson About the Book:  In a small Southern community where everyone is holding tight to something, the biggest challenge may be learning to let go.  Hope Springs, North Carolina, is the epitome of small town life—a place filled with quiet streets ... Hope Springs

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Need You Now, Pt. 1

Need You Now, Pt. 1

On 4/13 Stillmagnolia wrote: Need You Now Beth Wiseman (Thomas Nelson) ISBN: 978-1595548870 April 2012/320 pages/$15.99About The Book:  When big-city life threatens the safety of one of their children, Brad and Darlene Henderson move with their three teenagers from Houston to the tiny town of Round Top, ... Beth Wiseman's Need You Now

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God Loves Broken People

God Loves Broken People

On 4/6 Stillmagnolia wrote: About the Book:  When the glass house Sheila lived in for many years came crashing to the ground, she began a new life outside the safety of those walls. No...it did not feel good or safe, but it did feel true. In twelve stirring, insightful, and revealing chapters, Sheila Walsh shows how personal ... God Loves Broken People

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Lessons Learned as a Bridesmaid

Lessons Learned as a Bridesmaid

On 3/12 Stillmagnolia wrote: About the Book:  Are you tired of always being the bridesmaid, but never the bride? Is the wait for a mate almost too much to bear? Ready to stop settling for a ‘Bozo’ and hold out for your Boaz? Then fear not! Get ready for GOD to bless your socks off! In Lessons Learned as a Bridesmaid, Larissa ... Lessons Learned As A Bridesmaid

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Love You More

Love You More

On 3/6 Stillmagnolia wrote: About The Book:  Following the invisible thread of connection between people who are seemingly intended to become family, journalist Jennifer Grant shares the deeply personal, often humorous story of adopting a fifteen-month-old girl from Guatemala when she was already the mother of three very ... Love You More :The Divine Surprise of Adopting My Daughter

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Beyond Molasses Creek

Beyond Molasses Creek

On 1/30 Stillmagnolia wrote: Title: BEYOND MOLASSES CREEKAuthor: Nicole SeitzPublisher: Thomas NelsonJanuary 2012ISBN: 978-1-59554-505-3Genre: Inspirational/women’s fictionAbout the Book:  Written in first person of the three different characters, each point of view is easily identified by a name at the top of the chapter. ... Beyond Molasses Creek

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3 Stars

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Daily Gifts of Grace

Daily Gifts of Grace

On 1/17 Stillmagnolia wrote: About the Book:  Daily Gifts of Grace, Devotions For Each Day of Your Year, is written by some of my favorite authors (Luci Swindoll, Marilyn Meberg, Patsy Clairmont,  Joni Eareckson Tada, Sandi Patty,  Lisa Whelchel,  and Sheila Walsh,  who all just so happen to be part of the ... Daily Gifts of Grace

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Softly and Tenderly (tpc)

Softly and Tenderly (tpc)

On 1/3 Stillmagnolia wrote: About the Book:  Happily married and owner of two successful boutiques, Jade longs to begin a family with her husband, Max. But when she discovers that Max has an illegitimate son—who he wants her to help raise—Jade’s life is turned upside down.  Using the excuse of taking her dying mother ... Softly and Tenderly

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5 Stars

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Bittersweet Surrender

Bittersweet Surrender

On 12/26 Stillmagnolia wrote: About the Book:  Carly Westlake is living the dream. She spends her days at a spa (okay, so she owns the place), she's dating a hunk, and she's surrounded by chocolate-milk chocolate, her favorite-that she uses for the chocolate facials that made her spa famous.But when long buried secrets threaten ... Bittersweet Surrender

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4 Stars

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Cliques, Hicks, and Ugly Sticks

Cliques, Hicks, and Ugly Sticks

On 12/16 Stillmagnolia wrote: About the Book:  Cliques, Hicks, and Ugly Sticks is about a young girl, April Grace,  and her life growing up in small town Arkansas during the 1980’s.  April's mom drops a bombshell that there is going to be a new addition to the family, and she then  has complications that force ... Cliques, Hicks, and Ugly Sticks

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An Amish Wedding

An Amish Wedding

On 11/18 Stillmagnolia wrote: About the Book:  An Amish Wedding is a charming book which consists of three novellas.  It includes A Perfect Secret, by Kelly Long, A Perfect Match, by Kathleen Fuller, and A Perfect Plan, by Beth Wiseman.  Each one of the stories is about an Amish couple, their families, and the ... An Amish Wedding

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The Soul Reader

The Soul Reader

On 11/2 Stillmagnolia wrote: About the Book:  The Soul Reader is the exciting sequel to Gerard Webster’s award-winning debut novel, In-Sight.The sequel takes place a year after the previous book ends. The protagonist, Ward, hasn’t seen or had any interaction with the woman he loves (Carrie) until she drops in and asks Ward ... The Soul Reader

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5 Stars

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Thank You, God, For Blessing Me

Thank You, God, For Blessing Me

On 10/25 Stillmagnolia wrote: Book Description:  Meet Little Hermie—the cutest baby caterpillar in the garden! Little Hermie’s thankful heart shows toddlers how to be thankful for God’s blessings.  Little Hermie is thankful for everything God has given him. He goes through his day thanking God for his many blessings ... Hermie's Blessings

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Lonestar Angel

Lonestar Angel

On 10/25 Stillmagnolia wrote: About the Book:  Years ago Eden and Clay Larson's baby was stolen. Kidnappers demanded a ransom, but something went horribly wrong at the exchange: the kidnapper's car crashed into the river and was never recovered. Eden blamed herself, Clay lost himself in work. Their young and rocky marriage ended. ... Lonestar Angel Review

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His Steadfast Love

His Steadfast Love

On 10/22 Stillmagnolia wrote: About the Book:  The Civil War - a defining time of great sacrifice, change, and betrayal which determined the fate of the Nation.  It isn’t until it comes into her very home that Amanda Belle must face impossible choices of love, loss, and loyalty.  It's the spring of 1861 on the Gulf ... His Steadfast Love Review

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The Wonder of Your Love

The Wonder of Your Love

On 10/8 Stillmagnolia wrote: About the Book:  Katie Ann lost the love of her life. Then God offers her a new beginning in Colorado.  Katie Ann Stolzfus lives in the small Amish community of Canaan, Colorado. At forty she is widowed and raising her first child. But baby Jonas will never know his father, and Katie Ann wonders ... The Wonder of Your Love - Beth Wiseman's Newest Book

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Sunrise on the Battery

Sunrise on the Battery

On 10/2 Stillmagnolia wrote: About the Book:  The two main characters, Mary Lynn and Jackson are living the life they always dreamed of: a historic home in Charleston, social acceptance, money, talented children. It is everything a person could want, but for Mary Lynn, something is missing. She is increasingly drawn to the ... Let's Not and Say We Did - Sunrise on the Battery

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3 Stars

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Stained Glass Hearts

Stained Glass Hearts

On 9/29 Stillmagnolia wrote: About the Book:  Stained Glass Hearts is written for  anyone who have been broken by life, or knows someone who has. Patsy Clairmont is a master storyteller  who writes from the standpoint of understanding, having coped with agoraphobia and depression for years prior to her victories of ... Stained Glass Hearts

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Gabby, God's Little Angel

Gabby, God's Little Angel

On 9/13 Stillmagnolia wrote: About the Book:  Gabby, a clumsy and inattentive  guardian angel, is sent from Heaven to protect a little girl named Sophie who is just like her.  Gabby does not take her job totally serious until a near miss on a horse makes her realize just how important her role really is. This is a ... Gabby, God's Little Angel

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Wrapped in Rain

Wrapped in Rain

On 9/12 Stillmagnolia wrote: Book Details:Trade Paper: 320 pagesPublisher: Thomas NelsonISBN-10: 0785261826 ISBN-13: 9780785261827About the Book:  “Tucker, I want to tell you a secret,” Miss Ella curled my hand into a fist and showed it to me. “Life is a battle, but you can’t fight it with your fists. You got to fight ... Wrapped In Rain by Charles Martin

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4 Stars

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Stumbling Into Grace

Stumbling Into Grace

On 9/1 Stillmagnolia wrote: About the Book:  After seeing and hearing Lisa Harper at a Women of Faith Conference in Atlanta I was excited about reading her book, Stumbling into Grace. I hoped beyond all hope that this would not be another highbrow book about Grace that I wished I had not asked for.  I have to admit the ... Stumbling Into Grace

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5 Stars

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The Little Red Book of Wisdom

The Little Red Book of Wisdom

On 8/19 Stillmagnolia wrote: Author:  Mark DeMossPublisher:  Thomas NelsonCopyright:  2007, 2011Genre:  Business, Economincs, Christianity, GeneralCost:  16.99 - HarbackISBN:  978-1-5955-5354-6My thoughts:  From the moment I opened the package with this postage sized  book in it I knew it ... The Little Red Book Of Wisdom

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The Quotable Rogue

The Quotable Rogue

On 7/18 Stillmagnolia wrote: Book Summary: This book is full of Palinisms, wit, interviews, and seriousthoughts that are designed to give the reader a clear understanding of how Sarah Palin sees life and politics. It is a compilation of actual quotes Sarah Palin has made on a great many topics from living in Alaska, to politics, ... The Quotable Rogue

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3 Stars

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The Final Summit

The Final Summit

On 6/4 Stillmagnolia wrote: Genre:  Self-help, motivational, general fictionPrice - 19.99Publisher:  Thomas NelsonISBN:  978-0-852-3120-2My Thoughts:  Unbeknownst to me this was part of a series by Andy Andrews and it took me a bit to understand who the main character was, what he had to do, yet ... The Final Summit

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4 Stars

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We Be Big

We Be Big

On 5/5 Stillmagnolia wrote: Book Title: We Be Big: The Mostly True Story of How Two Kids from Calhoun County, Alabama, Became Rich & Bubba Authors: By Rick Burgess and Bill "Bubba" Bussey with Don KeithPage Count: 219Price: $16.99Format: Trade Paper BackCategory: Humor/GeneralISBN: 978-1-4016-0400Publisher:  Thomas NelsonDescription/Summary ... How the Rick and Bubba Show Came to Be

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Couples Who Pray

Couples Who Pray

On 3/10 Stillmagnolia wrote: ISBN:  9780785231987Genre: Christian LifeCost: 15.99Publisher:  Thomas NelsonSummary: Couples Who Pray is definitely a must read for anyone who is married or wants to be. The book presents evidence from studies conducted by research firms and academic institutions on the benefits (sexual, mental, ... Couples Who Pray

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Voices of the Faithful - Book 2

Voices of the Faithful - Book 2

On 1/10 Stillmagnolia wrote: About the Book: Voices of the Faithful – Volume 2: Inspiring Stories of Courage from Christians Serving Around the World is a devotional book compiled by Kim P. Davis and contains an introduction by Beth Moore. It is a year's worth of inspiring stories from the front lines of faith that encourage the ... Book Review - Voices of the Faithful - Volume 2

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Lies the Government Told You

Lies the Government Told You

On 12/30 Stillmagnolia wrote: Lies The Government Told YouMyth, Power, and Deception in American HistoryJudge Andrew P. NapolitaonThomas Nelson Publishing Company97815955526622010/317 pp/24.99In the 36 years I have voted I have never missed an election.  I believe it is my right as a woman and as an American to cast that vote.  ... Lies The Government Told You Review

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