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The American Patriot's Almanac

The American Patriot's Almanac

On 2/17 Krista Collins wrote: by William Bennett & John CribbThomas Nelson Publishing Wow what a great book to have in your home.  I received this book from booksneeze.com to read and review.  It is divided into daily readings- some stories if you will.  It is great for devotionals for homeschoolers, or for people ... The American Patriot's Almanac

Krista's Rating:

4 Stars

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The Way Home (DVD)

The Way Home (DVD)

On 9/29 Krista Collins wrote: Thomas Nelson Publishing"A missing child. A family in crisis. A faith tested. In their darkest hour, God gives hope.Dean Cain stars as Randy Simpkins, a husband and father torn between the demands of his job and family. Asked by his wife to watch their two-year-old son, Joe, for a few minutes, he becomes ... The Way Home (DVD)

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4 Stars

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One Hand, Two Hands

One Hand, Two Hands

On 9/8 Krista Collins wrote: by Max LucadoThomas Nelson PublishingThis is a very cute book for children.  My 5 year old daughter really liked and thought it was a good book.One Hand, Two Hands illustrates that their hands are a gift from God.  Lucado shows that hands cando all sorts of things but they are best used to ... One Hands, Two Hands

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4 Stars

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The Boy Who Changed the World

The Boy Who Changed the World

On 9/7 Krista Collins wrote: by Andy AndrewsThomas Nelson PublishingThe Boy Who Changed the World is a very profound book.  I read it to my children and my husband was in the room. We all talked about it afterward-how what you do and the choices you make can make a big difference.  The boy in the story did not make a difference ... The Boy Who Changed the World

Krista's Rating:

5 Stars

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Let's Do Lunch

Let's Do Lunch

On 8/12 Krista Collins wrote: by RogerWilsonThomas Nelson PublishingVery rarely do I finish a book on "dieting."  Usually diet books are full of scientific facts, psychological mumbo jumbo.  Don't get me wrong I do not believe that science and psychology are junk, but when you want to lose weight, you want to do it NOW.  ... Let's Do Lunch

Krista's Rating:

5 Stars

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Cast of Characters

Cast of Characters

On 7/25 Krista Collins wrote: by Max LucadoThomas Nelson Publishing"Some of the most powerful stories from the Bible will come alive for today’s readers through theseinspiring selections from the writings of Max Lucado. Max provides a compelling look at the mosthigh-impact moments in the biblical narrative, drawn from his previous ... Cast of Characters

Krista's Rating:

1 Stars

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The Money Answer Book

The Money Answer Book

On 5/10 Krista Collins wrote: by Dave RamseyThomas Nelson PublishingI am a BIG Dave Ramsey fan.  Brian and I have read several of his other books and wholeheartedly agree with his financial advice.  We have used the debt snowball technique to pay off our debt and we have no credit cards!!  Dave has literally changed ... The Money Answer Book

Krista's Rating:

5 Stars

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An Honest Love

An Honest Love

On 3/29 Krista Collins wrote: Just finished reading this one last night. I very good read. I enjoy reading books about the Amish. Even though they are fictional, I get to enter their world, which is so different from my own, and spend a few hours. It makes me appreciate my family relationships more, because the Amish are all ... Honesty is the best.

Krista's Rating:

4 Stars

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The Noticer

The Noticer

On 3/16 Krista Collins wrote: My friend Janet (Simply Schooling Mom) read and reviewed this book several months ago (to read her review go here). I kept looking to see if Thomas Nelson had the book available to review for a long time. They finally had it up again to review and I requested to review it. I am so glad I did. Janet ... A Must Read

Krista's Rating:

4 Stars

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Read and Share Toddler Bible

Read and Share Toddler Bible

On 9/30 Krista Collins wrote: Read and Share Toddler Bibleby Gwen EllisThomas Nelson PublishingWhen I first opened up the book my first thought was how cute the illustrations were. I knew that my daughter Julianna (age 4) would like it.  This book is geared toward very young children as the stories are very short in length.  ... Read and Share Toddler Bible

Krista's Rating:

3 Stars

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Fearless

Fearless

On 9/30 Krista Collins wrote: Fearlessby Max LucadoThomas Nelson PublishingDoes fear run you life? Should it? With the day and age we live in, there are many things that we fear~the economy, losing our income, swine flu, nuclear war, wars, death, etc... I guess it is no wonder that we do fear the world we live in to some extent. ... Fearless

Krista's Rating:

5 Stars

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I Believe Bunny

I Believe Bunny

On 7/11 Krista Collins wrote: This is such a delightful children's book. It is about a Bunny who needs helf to rescue a fellow friend (a mouse) from a river. He prays throughout the book for some help. He knows he is unable to save the mouse by himself. He is very scared, but realizes he needs to push his fear asaide. The bunny knows ... Delightful Children's book

Krista's Rating:

5 Stars

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Jungle Jack's The Wackiest, Wildest, and Weirdest Animals in the World

Jungle Jack's The Wackiest, Wildest, and Weirdest Animals in the World

On 6/21 Krista Collins wrote: This book kept disappearing at my house. Everyone wanted to read it. We were all facinated by it. This book is amazing. There are so many fun facts along with large beautiful pictures. The book is not only fun and entertaining but also educational as well. My children and I learned which animal smells ... Fun Facts!

Krista's Rating:

4 Stars

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Jesus Calling

Jesus Calling

On 6/8 Krista Collins wrote: This small, 5x7, book is a daily devotional for those of us who want to become closer to Jesus Christ. Sarah Young divides this book into months with a date on each selection. There is also a scripture reference at the end of each passage. Each devotional is written from the Savior's perspective. I really ... Jesus Calling

Krista's Rating:

3 Stars

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His Name is Jesus

His Name is Jesus

On 5/11 Krista Collins wrote: What an amazing book. The life of Jesus Christ is played out in this book, written in segments. This book was put together from 20 of Max Lucado's books. It is a beautifully written book with lovely peaceful pictures that compliment the content of the book. It comes with a hard slipcover for added protection. ... Inspiring

Krista's Rating:

4 Stars

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