Reviews by Chovalicious
On 2/25 Chovalicious wrote: What an encouragement to parents who have tween or teen girls. My daughter is eleven and we went thru each of the “ten truths” together discussing each one. This book makes it easy to do that. There are discussion questions at the end of each chapter to help guide you along. And Kari Kampakis ... A Great Guide for Moms of Teens and Tweens
On 12/30 Chovalicious wrote: Your tween will find this devotional book interesting, unlike other devotionals, this one is hands-on. There are scriptures followed by illustrations and activities that your child can doodle, design, answer questions/quizzes, puzzles, and fill-in-the-blanks. I would say this book is targeted for ages ... A Devotional Unlike Any Other
On 11/11 Chovalicious wrote: The last book of the Bible, Revelation, has never been the easiest book to understand. Have you always wanted a better understanding of this complex book? This is a must read. Tim LaHaye and Timothy Parker partner together to make this book of the Bible easier to comprehend. ‘The Book of Revelation ... A Revealing Read!
On 9/29 Chovalicious wrote: The book ‘Thrive Digging Deep, Reaching Out’ is by Mark Hall, lead singer for Casting Crowns. I received the Student Edition and read it with my kids, ages 11 and 16. I love the way he begins the book, talking about people who are merely surviving day to day. So many times I hear people wishing their ... Living Life to the Fullest....
On 9/2 Chovalicious wrote: A great read for any teen but especially for those with doubt. The Case for Christ by Lee Strobel is an easy read, it is smaller than his original version yet leaves no room for doubt in the end. The award winning journalist was once an atheist until his wife became a Christian, it was then that he had ... A Great Read for Believers and Non-Believers
On 7/1 Chovalicious wrote: This book is an in-depth look at the life of Solomon. The book’s title, ‘The Solomon Seduction: What You Can Learn from the Wisest Fool in the Bible’ says a lot. Solomon was considered the wisest man in the Bible and yet he still fell for Satan’s lies, he still messed up, he still was deceived ... Wisdom from cover to cover!
On 5/27 Chovalicious wrote: In the book ‘Smart Money Smart Kids,’ Dave Ramsey, a familiar name to financial freedom, teams with his daughter Rachel Cruze. This is their first collaboration and I doubt it will be their last. We get the financial advice from Dave Ramsey that we may expect but through Rachel Cruze we gain insight ... Great Life Advice
On 4/30 Chovalicious wrote: Riley Mae is a character that is easy to love. My ten year old daughter read this book and loved it. It is geared for pre-teens and teens alike. Riley Mae is offered a contract from a shoe company to model shoes. She is excited but she soon learns that her friend TJ is upset with her because she keeps ... Riley Mae Rocks!
On 3/17 Chovalicious wrote: You won't dive too far into Restless: Because You Were Made for More without being fully engaged! Jennie Allen pulls her readers in with her passion for finding and being in the will of God. Let's face it, everyone at one time or another experiences that all too familiar restless feeling....the feeling ... An Engaging Read.....
On 12/20 Chovalicious wrote: My kids love the color pages and the comic strip format. I have a son and a daughter and they both enjoyed reading it. The nice thing? They picked it up on their own and wanted to read it! Children love that the book is full of adventures and characters and parents will love that they are reading the ... Adventure Bible Handbook: A Wild Ride Through the Bible
On 10/21 Chovalicious wrote: I laughed, I cried and by the end of the book I felt that Courtney was a personal friend. Her insight into marriage, children, social media, and your daily walk with God is a life changer. Courtney speaks directly to you saying, “Dear Reader,” as if she were sitting on the couch having a candid conversation ... A Life Changer~ Review for Women Living Well by Courtney Joseph
On 9/28 Chovalicious wrote: She’s Twelve Going on Twenty is a re-released book about raising your tween to be a Godly young lady. There are three main parts to this book by Kim Camp, spirit, soul, and body. We as mother’s are reminded to invest into the lives of our delicate little girls. We must understand their heart in order ... Good but not great.....
On 8/19 Chovalicious wrote: Billy Graham has been referred to as "America's pastor" and with good reason! This collection of quotes is a wonderful resource for a new christian, a seasoned pastor, a college graduate, or your neighborhood Bible study. The book is full of quotes arranged nicely by topic from A-Z. It is a book of encouragement ... This one is a keeper!
On 7/18 Chovalicious wrote: “What’s Your Mark” is a coffee table book, a conversation starter, art and photography montage. The book itself is very eye appealing but the stories inside draw you in. The photography and curation are works by Jeremy Cowart, the interviews and written content by Annie F Downs. This book begins ... Share your mark......
On 6/17 Chovalicious wrote: Having been raised on the bleachers cheering for the Texas Rangers with my dad, I wondered what he would think of me reviewing a book on the St. Louis Cardinals team, but dad always taught me to give credit where credit is due and this review will do just that..... The book "Intentional Walk, An Inside ... A new Cardinal fan......
On 5/3 Chovalicious wrote: I cannot say enough about the book "I Call Shotgun" by Tommy Newberry & Curt Beavers. The book is intended for fathers to read with their sons. It has 64 "lessons" from dad to son. The authors even included conversation starters at the back of the book. The "lessons" are written in letter form from the ... Recommended for fathers eveywhere!
On 4/10 Chovalicious wrote: When God Makes Lemonade, True Stories that Amaze and Encourage by Don Jacobson is a collection of true stories from everyday people. The stories are short and many will be able to relate. I also found the stories to be dark....dealing with fear, divorce, near death experience, rape and depression, but ... Stories of Hope....
On 3/15 Chovalicious wrote: We adopted internationally…not from Russia, but from Korea. Regardless of the country, I am sure the journey is much the same. The book Love’s Complete by Teresa Travous Hull tells the story of one family’s adoption journey in rhyme. The rhyme is cute and tells all about the steps one must go thru ... Love's Complete
On 3/1 Chovalicious wrote: Wisdom Meets Passion: When Genereations Collide and Collaborate by Dan Miller and Jared Angaza is a book chock full of advice for someone who is looking forward to making their dreams come true, someone who is perhaps tired of the 9 to 5, someone that is not happy with mediocrity, someone who wants to ... Wisdom Meets Passion
On 9/10 Chovalicious wrote: Life is full of things we pursue. Empty Promises will help you learn how to break free from the potential bad habits of pursuing worthless, meaningless, and broken promises. It is human nature to pursue more. We are all driven to succeed. Some people want to make a difference, others want to leave ... Empty Promises