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A Season to Wed

A Season to Wed

On 2/19 Debragg48 wrote: A Season to Wed is an anthology with three beautiful love stories that are just the right length to enjoy in an evening or two.My review;"Love at Mistletoe Inn" by Cindy Kirk is about Hope Prentiss who finds out that she really was married ten years ago even though she thought that she wasn't. John Burke ... A Season to Wed Anthology Book Review

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The Wedding Chapel

The Wedding Chapel

On 12/11 Debragg48 wrote: Book DescriptionA lonely wedding chapel built as a tribute to lost love just might hold the long-awaited secret to hope and reconciliation.For sixty years, the wedding chapel has stood silent and empty. Retired football hall-of-famer Jimmy “Coach” Westbrook built the chapel by hand, stone by stone, ... The Wedding Chapel by Rachel Hauck Book Review

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An Amish Christmas Gift

An Amish Christmas Gift

On 11/5 Debragg48 wrote:      An Amish Christmas Gift Three Amish Novellas By Amy Clipston, Ruth Reid, and Kelly Irvin Published by Thomas Nelson Average Blogger Rating: 4.5 Stars Book DescriptionNaomi's Gift by Amy ClipstonNaomi has ... An Amish Christmas Gift Anthology Three Amish Novellas Book Review

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A Heart's Promise

A Heart's Promise

On 9/12 Debragg48 wrote: A rival threatens Emmie's budding romance with Isaac.At Fort Laramie, soldier Isaac Liddle determines he will court and win Emmie Croftner's hand. Though courting seems improbable for a woman in her condition, Emmie begins to care deeply for Issac and chafes as Jessica Dubois sets her bonnet for him.When ... A Heart's Promise by Colleen Coble Book review

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A Heart’s Home

A Heart’s Home

On 9/12 Debragg48 wrote: Book DescriptionThis Christmas, a tragic loss at Fort Laramie ushers in hope and healing.When a young mother dies after giving birth at Fort Laramie, Emmie Croftner is shaken by the death of her dear friend-and reminded of the dangers of childbirth. She won't be able to hide her own pregnancy much longer. ... A Heart's Home by Colleen Coble Book Review

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A Heart’s Betrayal

A Heart’s Betrayal

On 7/24 Debragg48 wrote: A Heart’s Betrayal Series: A Journey of the Heart By Colleen Coble Published by Thomas Nelson Average Blogger Rating: 3.9 Stars Book DescriptionEmmie finds shelter in the arms of a soldier, but her secret could drive them apart.When ... A Heart's Betrayal by Colleen Coble Book Review

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A Stranger's Secret

A Stranger's Secret

On 5/9 Debragg48 wrote:     A Stranger's Secret Series: A Cliffs of Cornwall Novel By Laurie Alice Eakes Published by Zondervan Average Blogger Rating: 4.4 Stars As a grieving widow, ... A Stranger's Secret by Laurie Alice Eakes Book Review

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Deception on Sable Hill

Deception on Sable Hill

On 5/3 Debragg48 wrote: The World's Fair is nearing its end, but the danger in Chicago lingers.It's mid-September of 1893 and Eloisa Carstairs is the reigning beauty of Gilded Age Chicago society. To outsiders she appears to have it all. But Eloisa is living with a dark secret. Several months ago, she endured a horrible assault ... Deception on Sable Hill by Shelley Gray Book Review

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A Heart's Disguise

A Heart's Disguise

On 3/29 Debragg48 wrote: Author Colleen Coble has written a lot of books and I love to read them. This is the first book in her new series called," Journey of the Heart".  "A Heart's Disguise" this part of the series takes place right after the ending of the Civil War. Sarah Montgomery feels as if she will never be happy, ... A Heart's Disguise Book One by Colleen Coble Book Review

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How to Catch a Prince

How to Catch a Prince

On 3/10 Debragg48 wrote: How to Catch a PrinceBy Rachel Hauck Published by Zondervan Average Blogger Rating: 4.44 Stars 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 ... How to Catch a Prince by Rachel Hauck Book Review

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An Amish Cradle

An Amish Cradle

On 2/28 Debragg48 wrote: In His Father's Arms by Beth WisemanRuth Anne Zook is excited that she and her best friend are due with their children the same week. But when Ruth Anne’s baby is born with Down Syndrome, she and her husband struggle to understand God’s plan.A Son for Always by Amy ClipstonCarolyn ... An Amish Cradle Anthology Book Review

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All's Fair in Love and Cupcakes

All's Fair in Love and Cupcakes

On 2/3 Debragg48 wrote: All's Fair in Love and CupcakesBy Betsy St. Amant Published by Zondervan Kat inspected rows of the same old cupcakes. They seemed to blink back at her, as if they knew she was capable of so much more. Kat Varland has had enough of chocolate, vanilla, and strawberry. At twenty-six years old, Kat is ... All's Fair in Love and Cupcakes by Betsy St. Amant Book Review

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Murder Tightly Knit

Murder Tightly Knit

On 12/21 Debragg48 wrote: I just finished reading "Murder Tightly Knit" , part of An Amish Village Mystery Series by Vanetta Chapman. I really liked this story, another great book by author, Vanetta Chapman. The story had a lot of twists and turns mixed in between family caring. The author has combined both English and Amish ... Murder Tightly Knit by Vanetta Chapman Book Review

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A Dream of Home

A Dream of Home

On 11/5 Debragg48 wrote: I just finished reading A Dream of home by Amy Clipston. I really like this author's stories. The storyline's are great and the characters are the kind you would like to meet. Madeline has had a lot of sadness in her life so she moves to another place to try to forget her past. While she is there she ... A Dream of Home by Amy Clipsston Book Review

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Conrad and the Cowgirl Next Door

Conrad and the Cowgirl Next Door

On 10/12 Debragg48 wrote: My review;I just finished reading "Conrad and the Cowgirl Next Door " and I loved it. It is the kind of book that teaches a lesson to children while they laugh at the same time. Conrad has a lot to learn when he goes to a ranch that his Uncle Clint owns to become a cowboy in training. The book ... Conrad and the Cowgirl Next Door by Denette Fretz Book Review

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A Mother's Secret

A Mother's Secret

On 6/15 Debragg48 wrote: A Mother's Secret By Amy Clipston Published by Zondervan Average Blogger Rating: 4.53 Stars Carolyn Lapp dreams of marrying for love. But will the errors of her past destroy this dream forever? Carolyn Lapp longs to have a traditional Amish family. But she lives on her brother’s farm with her parents ... A Mother's Secret by Amy Clipston Book Review

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An Amish Garden

An Amish Garden

On 4/5 Debragg48 wrote: Description“Where Healing Blooms” Vannetta ChapmanEmma discovers a run-away teen in her barn, and the bishop asks her to provide a haven for a woman and her two children. Then her mother-in-law reveals a secret about her garden. Will Emma choose loneliness or learn to accept God’s gifts?"Flowers ... An Amish Garden 4 Amish Novellas by Beth Wiseman, Kathleen Fuller, Tricia Goyer & Vannetta Chapman Book Review

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Smitten Book Club

Smitten Book Club

On 1/31 Debragg48 wrote:    Length384 PagesPublication DateJanuary 14, 2014Company Thomas Nelson ISBN-101401687164ISBN-139781401687168Height8.38"Width5.5"Description"Consider that your beau is like a coveted novel whose compelling first lines you’ve just ... Smitten Book Club by Colleen Coble, Kristin Billerbeck, Diann Hunt & Denise Hunter Book Review

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The Captive Maiden

The Captive Maiden

On 12/29 Debragg48 wrote: Happily Ever After …Or Happily Nevermore?Gisela’s childhood was filled with laughter and visits from nobles such as the duke and his young son. But since her father’s death, each day has been filled with nothing but servitude to her stepmother. So when Gisela learns the duke’s son, Valten ... The Captive Maiden by Melanie Dickerson Book Review

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Sweet Olive

Sweet Olive

On 10/20 Debragg48 wrote: - Sweet Olive Sweet OliveBy Judy Christie Published by Zondervan My review;    Camille Gardner loves her uncle so she agrees to help him one last time so that she can pursue her own dream working at an art gallery. He has asked her to go to Samford, Louisiana to use her talent as a ... Sweet Olive by Judy Christie Book Review

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We Laugh, We Cry, We Cook

We Laugh, We Cry, We Cook

On 8/6 Debragg48 wrote:      This is the story of a mother and daughter who are completely different in everyway conceivable, but they are always in total agreement in the kitchen. The story of this strong family is told alternately by Becky, (Mom), and Rachel, (daughter). They are both witty and wonderful ... We Laugh We Cry We Cook by Becky Johnson and Rachel Randolph

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The Wishing Tree

The Wishing Tree

On 6/22 Debragg48 wrote: This is one of the cutest stories I have ever red. Ivy Marshall has it all until she finds out that her husband has cheated on her. On top of all that her sister's perfect boyfriend has proposed to her on national television for all to see. Ivy wants to get away from the pain so when her mother asks ... The Wishing Tree by Marybeth Whalen a Book Review

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Simply Delicious Amish Cooking

Simply Delicious Amish Cooking

On 5/12 Debragg48 wrote: I was in love with this Simply Delicious Amish Cooking Cookbook from the first page. The recipes are fantastic with easy to read directions to follow.I loved the little stories written throughtout the book of events. With recipes like "Applesauce Meatloaf", and "Hand-Breaded Pork Chops and Creamy Country ... Simply Delicious Amish Cooking by Sherry Gore

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The Survivor

The Survivor

On 3/14 Debragg48 wrote:    The Survivor by DiAnn Mills is a story with  non-stop suspense with a bit of romance thrown in. Dr. Amy Garrett is a woman who survived a horrible attack when she was a child. She has lived with the knowledge that the crime has never been solved. She finds herself wanting to tell ... The Survivor by DiAnn Mills A Book Review

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Threads of Grace

Threads of Grace

On 2/2 Debragg48 wrote: Threads of Grace is a book which takes the reader through a woman's life who is afraid to allow any man to ever again get close to her. It is a novel of a woman who is dealing alone with her son who has Autism. She is giving all of her love to him. As a young girl she was forced to marry a much older ... Threads of Grace by Kelly Long Book Review

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An Angel by Her Side

An Angel by Her Side

On 1/10 Debragg48 wrote: I just finished reading a book called An Angel by Her Side by Ruth Reid another book in her series called A Heaven on Earth.This book is about overcoming tragedy,loss,and heartbreak. Kate Bender has suffered a horrible loss, her fiance has died tragically in an accident and she has given up hope of ever ... An Angel by Her Side by Ruth Reid Book Review

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Betrayal

Betrayal

On 12/6 Debragg48 wrote: When I was given the opportunity to review Betrayal by Robin Lee Hatcher I was very excited.I know I have said it before but I really love cowboys.This is a book of 2 hearts that find each other, but each have a past that they have suffered betrayal in the past. Hugh Brennan who is a drifter who has ... Review of a Wonderful Book Betrayal by Robin Lee Hatcher

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Lovelier Than Daylight

Lovelier Than Daylight

On 10/28 Debragg48 wrote:      I was given the book  LOVELIER THAN DAYLIGHT BY ROSSLYN ELLIOT for the purpose of a review from http://www.booksneeze.com . This was a fantastic book that made me want to keep reading it until I reached the last page.    Susanna Hanby finds herself  ... BOOK REVIEW LOVELIER THAN DAYLIGHT BY ROSSLYN ELLIOT

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The Trouble With Cowboys

The Trouble With Cowboys

On 9/29 Debragg48 wrote: I was given the book The Trouble with Cowboys by Denise Hunter for the purpose of a book review. Who doesn't love a cowboy? Annie Wilkerson is a premier horse trainer in Moose Creek. She also is a columnist about horses for Montana Living. She is trying to put her younger sister through college so her ... THE TROUBLE WITH COWBOYS BY DENISE HUNTER

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Faithful to Laura

Faithful to Laura

On 8/7 Debragg48 wrote: I was given a book from www.booksneeze.com called Faithful to Laura by Kathleen Fuller.All opinions are my own.Laura realizes suddenly that she is in the midst of a horrible dream. A man called Mark King who told her that he loved her, and that she was beautiful,has just set fire to the barn and trapped ... BOOK REVIEW FAITHFUL TO LAURA BY KATHLEEN FULLER

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Brush of Angel's Wings

Brush of Angel's Wings

On 4/13 Debragg48 wrote: I was able to read Brush of Angel Wings by Ruth Reid, a part of the series Heaven on Earth. The Amish Community has standards for what a bride should be. But, Rachel Hartzler certainly did not fit into any of their ideas. She is a field hand, a really bad cook and grieving the horrible loss of her brother. ... Review of Brush of Angel Wigs by Rachel Reid

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The Accidental Bride

The Accidental Bride

On 1/2 Debragg48 wrote: I cannot begin to tell you how much I loved The Accidental Bride by Denise Hunter. This is the beautiful story of a cowgirl running her own ranch, Shay Brandenbrger raising her daughter and trying to get over being jilted at the altar by her high school sweetheat, Travis Mccoy.The small town she lives ... The Accidental Bride by Denise Hunter Book Review !

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The Christmas Note

The Christmas Note

On 11/9 Debragg48 wrote: I was very excited and happy to be able to read and review The Christmas Note by Donna Vanliere.She has written so many beautiful Christmas stories and I have equally enjoyed each and every one. This is the story of an unlikly frienship that is between 2 women.They go on to form a friendship that changes ... BOOK REVIEW THE CHRISTMAS HOPE BY DONNA VANLIERE

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Where Has Oprah Taken Us?

Where Has Oprah Taken Us?

On 9/30 Debragg48 wrote: When I started reading this book, Where Has Oprah Taken Us, by Stephen Mansfield was not really sure what I really feel about this famous woman of our time. I learned a lot more about Oprah Winfrey than I thought I would. What more does anyone have to do than utter her name "OPRAH" than that person ... Where Has Oprah Taken Us? by Stephen Mansfield

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Stained Glass Hearts

Stained Glass Hearts

On 9/18 Debragg48 wrote: When I first started reading this book I really did not understand what the title was all about. Stained Glass Hearts. What is stained glass really? It is the power of God being able to pick up the broken pieces of our lives and put us back together again.There is a time when all of us need to be put ... Stained Glass Hearts by Patsy Clairmont book review

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Fresh-Brewed Life

Fresh-Brewed Life

On 8/24 Debragg48 wrote: I was in love with this book from the minute I picked it up and started reading it. I have recently lost my husband so I was ready to read this kind of book .I looked at the back cover someting I have done since I was in high school . The back asked questions that seemed to pertain to me. "Are you ... BOOK REVIEW FRESH BREWED LIFE NICOLE JOHNSON

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Surviving Your Serengeti

Surviving Your Serengeti

On 7/29 Debragg48 wrote: Oh my Gosh. The book I chose to review was Surviving your Serengeti by Stefan Swanepoli. It states on the front cover 7 Skills to Master Business and Life. It talks about the 2 million animals that go a thousand miles across the Serengeti .The journey is full of many dangers for these beautiful animals. ... Surviving Your Serengeti Review

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The Final Summit

The Final Summit

On 6/28 Debragg48 wrote: This is a great book for all lovers of history. The book I chose to review is The Final Summit by Andy Andrews. I picked this book because I am a great lover of history and historical figures.This book makes people like me think about what it would be like to be able to get a chance to put great people ... Book Review The Final Summit by Andy Andrews

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