Reviews by Jay Colle

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Love Does

Love Does

On 6/15 Jay Colle wrote: I entered into my relationship with “Love Does” with more than a little trepidation. I am not one to jump on the “next great thing” bandwagon, regardless of platform. I am especially wary of diving into a book that “everyone is reading” and will “change your life” and has everyone gushing ... Love Does by Bob Goff

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4 Stars

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David and the Old Man

David and the Old Man

On 1/5 Jay Colle wrote: This book has a wonderful, unique story wrapped up in an incredibly poorly written package. I tried to look past the writing issues because I wanted to read the tale of the Zemba family and see how it concluded but it was painful. I am frankly surprised this made it past even the lowliest set of eyes ... Book Review: David and the Old Man by William Zemba

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1 Stars

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Peace Be with You

Peace Be with You

On 8/26 Jay Colle wrote: Peace Be With You by David CarlsonDavid Carlson conducted more than 30 interviews with monks, nuns and other members of monastic communities around the United States, recording their thoughts and prayers in dealing with modern day terrorism. His search for answers in how they responded to 9/11 and its ... Talking, but no Walking

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2 Stars

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Story Engineering

Story Engineering

On 5/13 Jay Colle wrote: When I started this book, my expectations were low. I have read a number of “how to write” books and they start to take on a sameness, with the amount of quality new information either buried or non-existent. I am very glad I worked past my prejudices and made the effort to give this book a chance. ... From a Former Pantser

Jay's Rating:

4 Stars

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The Hole in Our Gospel

The Hole in Our Gospel

On 4/20 Jay Colle wrote: The Hole in Our GospelRichard StearnThe Hole in Our Gospel is a two-fer. The first part is about Mr. Stearn’s transition from a successful corporate CEO of Lenox to leading World Vision, a Christian aid organization that battles worldwide poverty and injustice. Frankly, the first part was more interesting ... A Book Review

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3 Stars

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Collapse of Distinction

Collapse of Distinction

On 5/21 Jay Colle wrote: I have had the privilege and the pain of working for numerous companies of varying size and proficiency. They all had one frustrating thing in common--none reached their promising potential. It was mainly because they (we!) could never differentiate themselves from the similar minded businesses hawking ... Collapse Of Distinction by Scott McKain

Jay's Rating:

4 Stars

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