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The Beginner's Bible All About Jesus Sticker and Activity Book

The Beginner's Bible All About Jesus Sticker and Activity Book

On 11/14 ConcertKatie wrote: The Beginner’s Bible: All About Jesus is a sticker and activity book. The book tells the story about Jesus and also has a lot of Jesus related activities throughout like word searches, puzzles and other fun activities. The book also comes with over 50 reusable stickers to help complete the pages ... Nov 14 Book Review: The Beginners Bible All About Jesus

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Win or Lose, I Love You!

Win or Lose, I Love You!

On 11/14 ConcertKatie wrote: Win or Lose I love you is a story about Lulu and Max. They are having a Field Day with their animals friends in the woods. Some of them are being poor winners and some of them are being poor losers so they have to teach everyone how to be a good winner and a good loser. Win or Lose, I love you! I received ... Book Review: Win or Lose I Love You

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The Legend of the Christmas Cookie

The Legend of the Christmas Cookie

On 10/4 ConcertKatie wrote: The Legend of the Christmas Cookies is about a little boy named Jack. He is walking home and sad because Christmas is coming and his Dad won’t be home to celebrate with him. When he gets home, his mom is making cookies. He is excited because she hasn’t made cookies in a while, but disappointed when ... Book Review: The legend of the christmas cookie

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The Berenstain Bears, The Very First Christmas

The Berenstain Bears, The Very First Christmas

On 10/4 ConcertKatie wrote: The very first Christmas is a book from the Bernstain Bears. In this book, Papa bear tells the bear cubs the story of the first christmas. Of course, all the illustrations are the bears in costume of everyone who was involved in the first christmas! A great rendition of this story for kids. Disclosure ... Book Review: The Very First Christmas

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Sorry I'm Not Sorry

Sorry I'm Not Sorry

On 9/19 ConcertKatie wrote: Sorry I'm Not Sorry is the 3rd book in Nancy Rue's Mean Girl Makeover Series. This book gives an honest look at bullying - from the bully. I had previously read one of the other books in this series - You Can't Sit With Us. This book follows mean girl Kylie and the aftermath of all her bullying with ... Book Review: Sorry I'm Not Sorry

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The Plans I Have For You

The Plans I Have For You

On 9/19 ConcertKatie wrote: The Plans I Have For You is a book all about God's Plan for YOU! Yes, You! It is a rhyming book all about how you can do anything you want to do and that everything you need is already inside of you. Whether you want to be a nurse, work at a zoo, a firefighter, etc, it is all part of God's plan for ... Book Review: The Plans I Have For You

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Say and Pray Bible

Say and Pray Bible

On 9/19 ConcertKatie wrote: The Say and Pray Bible is full of bible stories summed up so that kids can understand them. The pages of the book have some of the key words from the illustrations as well as an area for "say and pray" which has a bible reading as well as a quick prayer for you to say relating to it. The book is full ... Book Review: Say & Pray Bible

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Thank You, Lord, For Everything

Thank You, Lord, For Everything

On 9/8 ConcertKatie wrote: Thank you Lord, For everything is a sweet board book for children. Perfect for bedtime and leading into prayers before bed! The bear that is the main character is super adorable and the whole book is a sweet rhyme reminding you to thank the lord for everything throughout the day. Disclosure of Material ... Book Review: Thank You Lord, for Everything

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Goodnight, Ark

Goodnight, Ark

On 8/23 ConcertKatie wrote: Goodnight Ark is the story of Noah and the animals on the Ark. They are trying to sleep but with the great storm going on outside, they all end up joining Noah in bed! The bed breaks and Noah needs to figure out a way to get them back to their own bunks! A cute, rhyming tale based on the familiar bible ... Book Review: Goodnight Ark

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The Berenstain Bears God Bless Our Country

The Berenstain Bears God Bless Our Country

On 5/9 ConcertKatie wrote: The Berenstain Bears are books that I grew up with and I was happy to get to read a book written by the original author’s son. In this book, the Bears are celebrating the Fourth Of July – and the kids are learning about America’s birthday and what it means to be proud of your country. The book ... Book Review: The Berenstain Bears God Bless Our Country

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Redo Your Room

Redo Your Room

On 2/28 ConcertKatie wrote: Redo Your room contains 50 Bedroom DIYs you can do in a weekend. It is geared more towards young girls who are becoming teens and trying to make their room "more grown up" but a lot of the DIYs are organizational tips that can be used in bedrooms of those for all ages! There is a chart with colors ... Book Review: Redo Your Room

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You Can't Sit With Us

You Can't Sit With Us

On 2/28 ConcertKatie wrote: You Can’t Sit With Us is an honest look at bullying from the victim. Which I found to be absolutely true. I actually had to stop reading a few times because the main character, Ginger, was about the same age as me as when I had to deal with being bullied – it hit a little too close to home so I had ... Mar 03 Book Review: You Can’t Sit With Us

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4 Stars

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Hit

Hit

On 12/15 ConcertKatie wrote: This book is about Sarah, a high school student who has received a full scholarship to Mills College for Girls. Her parents are eager to have her attend, but now she is thinking maybe she should go to UW. This all comes after her school gets a student teacher from UW - that Sarah has taken a liking ... Book Review: Hit

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How to Survive Middle School and Monster Bots

How to Survive Middle School and Monster Bots

On 11/9 ConcertKatie wrote: How To Survive Middle School and Monster Bots is about Howard Bower, a middle school student who is pretty smart and therefore not all that popular. Howard finds out about a robot building contest that the Believer Achievers (BAs) are participating in and he wants to get involved. He creates a robot ... Book Review: How To Survive Middle School and Monster Bots

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Nashville Sweetheart

Nashville Sweetheart

On 6/21 ConcertKatie wrote: Nashville Sweetheart was a really cute book and I enjoyed reading it. In fact, just when I thought things were getting "good", my Nook decided it was time to die and I was devastated that I had to take a break from reading to charge it up again! Nashville Sweetheart is about Country Diva Aubrey James. ... Book Review: Nashville Sweetheart

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Dear Mr. Knightley

Dear Mr. Knightley

On 4/9 ConcertKatie wrote: As the title of the book suggests, Dear Mr Knightley is a series of letters from Samantha Moore to Mr Knightley. Sam is an orphan and in her mid 20s. She receives an offer from Mr. Knightley and his foundation to put her through school at Northwestern University’s Journalism school. There is just ... Book Review: Dear Mr Knightley

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Goodnight Angels

Goodnight Angels

On 3/21 ConcertKatie wrote: Goodnight Angels is a great book geared towards children. (It is a nice hard cover with hard pages to put up with the wear and tear that a toddler will put it through!) It is about a little boy who is saying Goodnight for the day – to his friends, to his toys, to his parents and of course – to God ... Book Review: Goodnight Angels

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Letters to Katie

Letters to Katie

On 9/29 ConcertKatie wrote: Letters to Katie is about an Amish girl named Katherine (Katie), who is getting to be a bit older and all of her friends are pairing off and having babies and she isn’t. She has had a crush on local boy Johnny for years but she’s not sure that he likes her back. Is it time to move on from him and ... Book Review: Letters to Katie

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The Sky Beneath My Feet

The Sky Beneath My Feet

On 6/27 ConcertKatie wrote: You know what they say, don’t judge a book by its cover. And I think I did a bit here. I also thought that the book description saying “comic” meant it would be funny, but it wasn’t. Ultimately, not one of the worst books I’ve ever read, but certainly not what I was expecting. Beth (who ... Book Review: The Sky Beneath My Feet

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3 Stars

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Confessions of April Grace: Chocolate-Covered Baloney

Confessions of April Grace: Chocolate-Covered Baloney

On 2/14 ConcertKatie wrote: Once again I find myself in April Grace’s life.  Her new baby brother Eli is here and she is adjusting to her new life.  Her sister Myra Sue is acting very, very strange.  She keeps darting around their mailbox and goes nuts every time the telephone rings.  April is convinced that something is going on ... Book Review: Chocolate-Covered Baloney

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More Than a Bucket List

More Than a Bucket List

On 12/16 ConcertKatie wrote: More than a Bucket List is a really neat book.  It is all about making your dreams, passions and faith a reality.  It has lists of places to go and people to see in order to fill in your bucket list.  It was fun to read and see what places they suggested that I have ... Book Review: More Than a Bucket List

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Heaven Changes Everything

Heaven Changes Everything

On 12/1 ConcertKatie wrote: Heaven Changes Everything is a follow up to the book Heaven is For Real which I reviewed a little while back. While Heaven is For Real is more about Colton’s trip to Heaven, Heaven Changed Everything is more about how things changed since Colton’s trip and is from his parents, Todd and Sonja’s, perspective. Each ... Book Review: Heaven Changes Everything

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10 Christians Everyone Should Know

10 Christians Everyone Should Know

On 10/14 ConcertKatie wrote: I have read several of the “Christian Encounters” series books published by Thomas Nelson by various authors.  But when I read those books I tend to choose the biographies on people I am already somewhat familiar with.  With the book 10 Christians Everyone Should Know, I was able to get a little bit about several ... Book Review: 10 Christians Everyone Should Know

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Stress Point

Stress Point

On 7/21 ConcertKatie wrote: Stress Point Thriving Through Your Twenties in a Decade of Drama is a book by Sarah Francis Martin.  I choose to read this book when the deadline at work was stressing me out to the extreme, as well as some other things in my life as well.  Unfortunately for me, this book was not what I ... Book Review: Stress Point

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3 Stars

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Here's Lily

Here's Lily

On 5/18 ConcertKatie wrote: Here's Lily is another book by Nancy Rue. Lily is an aspiring model, who soon will be competing in a model search fashion show. She is in middle school and therefore facing all those struggles with self esteem and loving yourself for who you are. It is through the modeling work that Lily is doing ... Book Review: Here's Lily

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The Beauty Book

The Beauty Book

On 4/19 ConcertKatie wrote: The Beauty Book by Nancy Rue is one of the books in the Lily Series. The book is geared towards young girls who are approaching puberty. It covers a lot of tips on how to survive at school while changes are happening. It relates all the issues to the bible in a section called "How is it a God thing?" ... Book Review: The Beauty Book

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By Faith, Not By Sight

By Faith, Not By Sight

On 3/29 ConcertKatie wrote: I was first introduced to Scott MacIntyre when he auditioned for American Idol back in 2009. (He was a finalist the year Kris Allen won the title.) When I heard that he was releasing a book, I knew that I had to check it out. The book talks about his life and doesn't really focus all that much on ... Book Review: By Faith, Not By Sight

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The Tallest Watchtower

The Tallest Watchtower

On 3/15 ConcertKatie wrote: I have to say, the description of this book was a bit deceiving. It mentions "these very impressive short stories", which led me to believe there would be a handful of stories included in the book. Imagine my surprise when I downloaded the book and found that the book was in total, 12 pages, with only ... Book Review: The Tallest Watchtower

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2 Stars

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Stand By Me

Stand By Me

On 2/18 ConcertKatie wrote: I'm going to be completely honest and let you know that I only chose to read this book because the main characters name is Kathryn - which is my name. Sometimes when I choose obscure reasons to read a book, it comes back to haunt me and the book is terrible, but this time it worked out. The story is ... Book Review: Stand By Me

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4 Stars

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Surprised by Laughter

Surprised by Laughter

On 2/2 ConcertKatie wrote: Surprised Laughter is by Terry Lindvall and is The Comic World of C.S. Lewis. If you’re not familiar with C.S. Lewis, he is probably most known for writing the Narnia book series – The Lion The Witch and The Wardrobe, etc. As well as quite a few other books as well. Once again, I dive into a biography ... Book Review: Surprised By Laughter

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Bittersweet Surrender

Bittersweet Surrender

On 1/3 ConcertKatie wrote: Diann Hunt was one of the authors of Smitten, a book I really enjoyed, which is why I chose to read Bittersweet Surrender. This book follows Carly who owns a spa and has a bit of a sweet tooth. Ok, maybe it's more than a bit. When she starts exchanging emails with her childhood crush (and brother's ... Book Review: Bittersweet Surrender by Diann Hunt

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First Date

First Date

On 12/26 ConcertKatie wrote: First Date by Krista McGee was a bit cheesy, but fun to read. It is based around Addy Davidson, a high schooler chosen to participate on a reality TV Show "Book of Love" to win a date with the President's Son, Jonathon Jackson. She doesn't want anything to do with the competition so she decides to ... Book Review: First Date by Krista McGee

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3 Stars

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Heart of Ice (trade paper)

Heart of Ice (trade paper)

On 12/23 ConcertKatie wrote: For a while I thought that this book was never going to arrive! Usually my books from Booksneeze show up exactly a week after I request them. This one took just over two weeks to get to me and I was losing my mind because the other reviews posted said this book was great and I had to see for myself! Heart ... Book Review: Heart of Ice

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Heroes and Villains of the Bible

Heroes and Villains of the Bible

On 12/5 ConcertKatie wrote: Heroes and Villains of the Bible is a release from Tommy Nelson that contains real stories and actual bible text. Tommy Nelson is a division of Thomas Nelson, but with stories more geared towards children. As you can probably tell bu the cover, this book has a bit of a comic book feel and each of the ... Book Review: Heroes and Villains of the Bible

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Why Men Hate Going to Church

Why Men Hate Going to Church

On 12/5 ConcertKatie wrote: Why Men Hate Going to Church is a book by David Murrow.  It talks a bit about why met dislike church, what their perceptions of church are (and why they may or may not be correct) and what might be able to be done in order to get more men at church services each week. ... Book Review: Why Men Hate Going to Church

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Smitten

Smitten

On 11/28 ConcertKatie wrote: I thought Smitten was a pretty neat book – it has 4 authors – Collen Coble, Krisitn Billerbeck, Denise Hunter & Diann Hunt and each of them wrote approximately 10 chapters about their character, so in a way it was a book made up of 4 smaller books. But the cool part is, each of the stories went ... Book Review: Smitten

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Thank You, God, For Blessing Me

Thank You, God, For Blessing Me

On 11/26 ConcertKatie wrote: Thank You God, For Blessing Me, is by Max Lucado. The book is from Tommy Nelson, which is the children's division of Thomas Nelson. The book is only 4 pages long and is of Hermie the caterpillar saying his prayers to God and letting him know what he is thankful for. It would be a great way to teach ... Book Review: Thank you, God, for blessing me

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3 Stars

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Cliques, Hicks, and Ugly Sticks

Cliques, Hicks, and Ugly Sticks

On 11/22 ConcertKatie wrote: Cliques, Hocks and Ugly Sticks is the Confessions of April Grace by KD McCrite. This is the second book in a series and I had no read the first one. However, I didn't have any trouble following the story and the characters that were used in the book. April Grace has just started junior high and on ... Book Review: Cliques, Hicks and Ugly Sticks

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Heaven is for Real Deluxe Edition

Heaven is for Real Deluxe Edition

On 10/22 ConcertKatie wrote: I had mentioned this book on my blog before as one that I really wanted to read. When I saw that Booksneeze was going to have it available, I waited up until 1am to make sure that I got it! When the wrong book came in its place, I was pretty much devastated. However, Booksneeze made it right and after ... Book Review: Heaven is Real by Todd Burpo

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Where Has Oprah Taken Us?

Where Has Oprah Taken Us?

On 10/4 ConcertKatie wrote: There is no doubt that Oprah Winfrey has heavily influenced a lot of the American people and even some non Americans all over the world as well. In Where has Oprah taken us, The Religious Influence of the World's Most Famous Woman, Stephen Mansfield looks in to Oprah and her life as a spiritual being. About ... Book Review: Where Has Oprah Taken Us? By Stephen Mansfield

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3 Stars

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The Soul Reader

The Soul Reader

On 9/28 ConcertKatie wrote: I thought this book was great. Apparently it is a sequel, but I didn't realize that until I had went over to Amazon to review the book there. I didn't feel like I was missing out on anything by not having read the book previous to this one. Ward and Carrie are writing a book together (it is Carrie's, ... Book Review: The Soul Reader by Gerard D. Webster

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4 Stars

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Absolute Love

Absolute Love

On 9/21 ConcertKatie wrote: I have to say this was not one of my favorite books to read. It was very wordy and had a lot of reference information listed in it - bible verses, definitions, etc and it was really hard for me to really sink my teeth in to it and actually receive some sort of message from the words that were written. The ... Book Review: Absolute Love by R.I Willroth

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2 Stars

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There You'll Find Me

There You'll Find Me

On 9/15 ConcertKatie wrote: There You'll Find Me is about a young girl named Finley Sinclair, who is an heiress (though not obnoxious like Paris Hilton) and decides to take a trip to Ireland. The trip was previously taken by her brother Will, who was killed in Afghanistan a couple of years earlier. Finley thinks that by taking ... Book Review: There You'll Find Me by Jenny B Jones

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Hermie, a Common Caterpillar

Hermie, a Common Caterpillar

On 9/14 ConcertKatie wrote: Hermie a Common Caterpillar is by Max Lucado and is intended for children who are just learning how to read. However, I am a big baby and the cover was cute so I judged a book by its cover and decided I would read it. Hermie is a common caterpillar, he has no spots or stripes he is just solid colored. ... Book Review: Hermie, a Common Caterpillar by Max Lucado

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Stumbling Into Grace

Stumbling Into Grace

On 8/20 ConcertKatie wrote: At first, I wasn't interested in reading this book. Then I found a review of it on another blog that was saying how the blogger had seen the author at the Woman of Faith event and that she was hilarious, so I decided to check it out! The book is definitely funny and I love her writing style. I especially ... Book Review: Stumbling Into Grace

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Love You More

Love You More

On 8/15 ConcertKatie wrote: Love You More is the story about how Jen Grant and her husband David adopted their fourth child, Mia. It tells a bit about their early married life in Brooklyn, NY and how Jen had always longed for her children, even before she had them. Jen and David had 3 children that were biologically theirs, all ... Book Review: Love You More by Jennifer Grant

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Cherished

Cherished

On 8/13 ConcertKatie wrote: I was drawn to the book Cherished by Kim Cash Tate because it is about someone who dreamed of being a songwriter. I figured with the musical aspect of it, it would be able to keep my attention. I'll be honest, it took me a bit to actually get in to the book. There were a lot of characters and in the ... Book Review: Cherished by Kim Cash Tate

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The Little Red Book of Wisdom

The Little Red Book of Wisdom

On 7/29 ConcertKatie wrote: The Little Red Book of Wisdom is a book by Mark DeMoss. The Little Red Book of Wisdom offers time-tested principles for professional and personal fulfillment. Mark DeMoss gathers insights for living wisely from history, Scripture, and a lifetime of listening. The result is a handy, accessible book ... Book Review: The Little Red Book of Wisdom

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It Couldn't Just Happen

It Couldn't Just Happen

On 7/29 ConcertKatie wrote: It Couldn't Just Happen - Knowing The Truth about God's Awesome Creation is a book by Lawrence O Richards. This four-color, Gold Medallion Book Award winner is a perfect tool that offers solid, biblical answers to some of the tough questions kids ask about evolution and our world. “Did Earth begin ... Book Review: It Couldn't Just Happen

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Don't Check Your Brains at the Door

Don't Check Your Brains at the Door

On 7/16 ConcertKatie wrote: Don't Check Your Brains At The Door by Josh McDowell & Bob Hostetler is a book geared at teens and helping them know what the believe and why when it comes to God. It is broken down to sections: Myths About God Myths About Jesus Myths About The Bible Myths About The Resurrection Myths About Religion ... Book Review: Don't Check Your Brains at the Door

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J.R.R. Tolkien

J.R.R. Tolkien

On 7/16 ConcertKatie wrote: J.R.R. Tolkien by Mark Horne is the 4th book in the Christian Encounter Series that I have read and I have to say it was by far my favorite. What I like about these books is that they are tiny - size wise and page wise and can easily be carried around in my purse. This book was much easier for me to ... Book Review: Christian Encounters J.R.R Tolkien

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5 Stars

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A Vision of Lucy

A Vision of Lucy

On 6/13 ConcertKatie wrote: Recently I got the chance to read the book A Vision of Lucy by Margaret Brownley. This is actually the third book in a series from Margaret, however I did not realize this until I was done! There didn't seem to be anything that I missed by not reading the other two - I think they are about different ... Book Review: A Vision Of Lucy by Margaret Brownley

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The Waiting Place

The Waiting Place

On 5/28 ConcertKatie wrote: The Waiting Place is a series of essays which tell Eileen Button’s story from the perspective of her waiting for things. Waiting for her boyfriend to propose, waiting for her baby to be born, waiting for church service to be over, etc. You can read it straight through as a story or you can read an ... Book Review: The Waiting Place By Eileen Button

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Strike It Rich with Pocket Change

Strike It Rich with Pocket Change

On 5/3 ConcertKatie wrote: Have you ever knowingly spent $100 on a candy bar of $50 on a soda? As ludicrous as the concept sounds, there is no doubt that you have unintentionally done this numerous times without ever knowing it. The fact is, billions of coins pass through the public’s hands every day and of these coins, a ... Book Review: Strike It Rich With Pocket Change

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4 Stars

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Washington

Washington

On 5/3 ConcertKatie wrote: Washington A Legacy of Leadership by Paul Vickery and Stephen Mansfield is part of Thomas Nelsons "The Generals" series. If there was ever anything you wanted to know about the life and times of George Washington, chances are it is mentioned in this book. His genius lay not only in becoming “The ... Book Review: Washington by Paul Vickery

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Story Engineering

Story Engineering

On 4/26 ConcertKatie wrote: Story Engineering Mastering the 6 Core Competencies of Successful Writing by Larry Brooks is a great guide for anyone who is looking to write a story.  It breaks down all the items your story needs to have in order to be successful.The book tells you what the 6 Core Competencies of Successful Writing ... Book Review: Story Engineering by Larry Brooks

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No Place Like Holmes

No Place Like Holmes

On 4/20 ConcertKatie wrote: I just love good mystery book and No Place Like Holmes does not disappoint! The book follows Griffin Sharpe, a young boy from America who is sent to London to spend the summer with his Uncle. His uncle lives at 221 Baker Street - which is also the home to Sherlock Holmes. (Although Mr. Holmes lives ... Book Review: No Place Like Holmes By Jason Lethcoe

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Galileo

Galileo

On 4/12 ConcertKatie wrote: Galileo is one of the books in the "Christian Encounters" series published by Thomas Nelson Publishers.  It was written by Mitch Stokes.  The book tells the life of science great, Galileo, but includes many details about his faith as well, and how it guided him.This book is a great resource ... Book Review: Galileo by Mitch Stokes

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Knock em Dead 2011

Knock em Dead 2011

On 4/10 ConcertKatie wrote: Knock 'Em Dead by Martin Yate is the Ultimate Job Search Guide and has recently been updated for 2011.  Whether you are unemployed or looking to switch jobs (either now or in the future) this book is a great guide and full of great tips to help you get not only your resume, but also your mind, in ... Book Review: Knock 'Em Dead by Martin Yate

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The Hidden Magic of Walt Disney World

The Hidden Magic of Walt Disney World

On 4/6 ConcertKatie wrote: The Hidden Magic of Walt Disney World (by Susan Veness) boasts that it has over 600 Secrets of the Magic Kingdom, Epcot, Disney's Hollywood Studios and Animal Kingdom.  While I did not count all the secrets I learned, this book is jam packed with them! A few of the secrets in the book I had read ... Book Review: The Hidden Magic of Walt Disney World

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5 Stars

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Johann Sebastian Bach

Johann Sebastian Bach

On 4/6 ConcertKatie wrote: Johann Sebastian Bach's music told about Christ. He began each composure by writing "Jesus Save Me" in the upper left corner. "To God Be The Glory" was written on the bottom right corner of the last page of every completed piece.Bach came from a family of musicians and was composing at a time where music ... Book Review: Johann Sebastian Bach by Rick Marschall

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4 Stars

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Unsinkable

Unsinkable

On 3/31 ConcertKatie wrote: At just sixteen years old, Abby Sunderland made the decision to attempt to get the record for the youngest to ever sail around the world. Unsinkable tells the story from 2 points of view for the majority of the book - hers and the narrators.  After her boat was de-masted in the middle of the Indian ... Book Review: Unsinkable by Abby Sunderland and Lynn Vincent

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4 Stars

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We Be Big

We Be Big

On 3/8 ConcertKatie wrote: Recently I got the chance to review We Be Big - The Mostly True Story of How Two Kids from Calhoun County, Alabama Became Rick and Bubba by Rick Burgess and Bill Bussey with Don Keith.Before reading this, I really knew little about Rick and Bubba.  Honestly, all I knew was that they were on the ... Book Review: We Be Big By Rick Burgess and Bill Bussey with Don Keith

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5 Stars

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Pujols

Pujols

On 2/24 ConcertKatie wrote: Albert Pujols is an All-Star.  Those of you who follow baseball, you know this.  But what you might not know is that not only is Albert an All-Star on the field, but he is also an All-Star off the field.In Pujols - More Than The Game Scott Lamb & Tim Ellsworth break down all that Pujols ... Book Review: Pujols More Than The Game by Scott Lamb & Tim Ellsworth

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4 Stars

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