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One Spring Lamb

One Spring Lamb

On 4/5 Reader's Haven Reviews wrote: About the book: Follow little spring lamb’s adventures as Easter draws near!  Your little one will love counting God’s many springtime blessings.Review:  A very nice “counting” book for your toddler.  Even though it references Easter, this book can be read year around.  I ... One Spring Lamb written and illustrated by Anne Vittur Kennedy

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5 Stars

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Win or Lose, I Love You!

Win or Lose, I Love You!

On 12/1 Reader's Haven Reviews wrote: Win or Lose – I Love You! By Lysa TerKeurst (illustrated by Jana Christy)ISBN-13: 9780529104007About the book:  Win or lose, one thing that’s true…No matter what, I love you! Competition can bring out the worst in us, but it can also be an opportunity to learn impactful life lessons. ... Win or Lose, I Love You! By: Lysa TerKeurst Illustrated By: Jana Christy

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5 Stars

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Thank You, Lord, For Everything

Thank You, Lord, For Everything

On 11/4 Reader's Haven Reviews wrote: Love surrounds you beauty, too.Notice how God blesses you!Clap your hands, shout and sing:“Thank you, Lord, for everything!”Thank You, Lord, For Everything is a sweet and gentle rhyme – perfect for bedtime, quiet time, and anytime in betweenReview:  What a wonderful little book!!  With ... Thank You,Lord,for Everything by P.J. Lyons – illustrated by Tim Warnes

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5 Stars

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Say and Pray Bible

Say and Pray Bible

On 9/1 Reader's Haven Reviews wrote: About the book: Say and pray the Bible with your little Ones!  Curl up together and experience the Bible in a fresh, new way.  Young children will enjoy pointing to and naming objects on each page for early learning.  Most important, they’ll discover favorite, age-appropriate Bible stories, ... Say & Pray Bible: First Words, Stories, and Prayers by Diane Stortz; Illustrated by Sarah Ward

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4 Stars

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Thankful

Thankful

On 9/1 Reader's Haven Reviews wrote: About the book:  “Thankful” – Like the gardener, thankful for every green sprout, and the fireman for putting the fire out.  There are everyday blessings , you don’t need to look far, to know at a glance how special you are.  Beloved children’s author Eileen Spinelli and illustrator ... Thankful by Eileen Spinelli; Illustrated by Archie Preston

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5 Stars

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Bedtime Devotions with Jesus

Bedtime Devotions with Jesus

On 7/22 Reader's Haven Reviews wrote: ISBN: 978-0718036454About the book: Bedtime is a precious time to spend with your child.  After the busyness of the day is done before your child nods off to sleep, snuggle up to read God’s Word and daily reminders about how much He loves and takes care of us.Bedtime Devotions with Jesus ... Bedtime Devotions with Jesus My Daily Devotional for Kids By Johnny Hunt Published by Thomas Nelson

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4 Stars

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The Berenstain Bears God Bless Our Country

The Berenstain Bears God Bless Our Country

On 4/28 Reader's Haven Reviews wrote: About the book: The Bear family and their Bear Country neighbors celebrate the Fourth of July with a big parade. But not before the Bear cubs get a lesson about the blessings of freedom for their country. Features 12 full-color stickers.Review: For the small price of $4.99, you can acquire this ... The Berenstain Bears God Bless Our Country By Mike Berenstain

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4 Stars

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Henry Hodges Needs a Friend

Henry Hodges Needs a Friend

On 4/15 Reader's Haven Reviews wrote: About the book: From the author ofThe Kid Who Changed the World, this hilarious rhyming story, complete with charming art, offers comfort to children who often feel left out or are in need of a good friend.At some point, almost every child struggles with feeling like they don't fit in or are left ... Henry Hodges Needs a Friend by Andy Andrews & illustrated by Colleen Madden

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4 Stars

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Lucado Treasury of Bedtime Prayers

Lucado Treasury of Bedtime Prayers

On 3/2 Reader's Haven Reviews wrote: About the book: Parents can do so many things for their children.  We can tie their shoes so they don’t trip and fall.  We can make sure they have warm clothes and full tummies.  We can even help them tackle some of the mysteries of higher math.  But the most important thing ... Lucado Treasury of Bedtime Prayers – Prayers for bedtime and every time of day! By Max & Denalyn Lucado; illustrated by Lisa Alderson

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5 Stars

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It Will be Okay

It Will be Okay

On 2/4 Reader's Haven Reviews wrote: About the book: Growing up brings change (whether we like it or not).  Change can trigger fears that are sometimes real and sometimes imagined.  How do kids learn early on that in the midst of these uncomfortable times, they don’t have to be afraid?Little Seed and Little Fox are facing ... Little Seed & Little Fox ~ It Will be Okay – Trusting God through fear and change by Lysa TerKeurst (illustrated by Natalia Moore)

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5 Stars

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The Daring Heart of David Livingstone

The Daring Heart of David Livingstone

On 12/11 Reader's Haven Reviews wrote: About the book: In the century since his death, David Livingstone's life has been recast, rewoven, and retold as the rugged adventure of a patriotic scientist on the dangerous road to discovery. He has been alternately painted as a real-life Indiana Jones and a one-man Lewis and Clark. Livingstone ... The Daring Heart of David Livingstone – Exile, African Slavery, and the Publicity Stunt that Saved Millions by Jay Milbrandt

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4 Stars

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The Blessings of Friendship Treasury

The Blessings of Friendship Treasury

On 9/3 Reader's Haven Reviews wrote: It is hard to truly describe this lovely book and the bits of beautiful treasures inside. The rhymes, thoughts, and lovely tributes to having a friend and being a friend are just wonderful.Not only is it a lovely book textually, but the art work is gorgeous. The youngsters pictured are so expressive ... The Blessings of Friendship - Treasury by Mary Engelbreit

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5 Stars

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The Making of a Man

The Making of a Man

On 8/4 Reader's Haven Reviews wrote: The Making of a Man: How men and boys honor God and live with integrity is written by Tim Brown and James Lund. Tim Brown is a Heisman Trophy winner and NFL player mostly with the Raiders. In his book, he details his own walk of faith in his life and how God directed his steps as a Christian athlete. ... The Making of a Man: How men and boys honor God and live with integrity by Tim Brown and James Lund

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5 Stars

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Storming the Black Ice

Storming the Black Ice

On 3/31 Reader's Haven Reviews wrote: ZondervanISBN:  9780310330165About the book:  When a Venezuelan surprise-attack against a secret British research station in Antarctica triggers a shooting war between the great nations, Chile and Britain ask America for help. For two couples separated by the raging battle, the outcome will ... Storming the Black Ice: Pacific Rim Series by Don Brown (Author of the Navy Justice Series)

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5 Stars

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Humility

Humility

On 2/6 Reader's Haven Reviews wrote: ISBN:  9781595555694About the Book:  There is no formula for becoming humble—not for individuals, and not for nations.Benjamin Franklin’s dilemma—one he passed on to the young United States—was how to achieve both greatness and humility at once. The humility James Madison learned as ... Humility: An unlikely Biography of America’s Greatest Virtue by David J. Bobb

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5 Stars

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Jesus, My Father, The CIA, and Me

Jesus, My Father, The CIA, and Me

On 12/16 Reader's Haven Reviews wrote: When he was sixteen years old, Ian Morgan Cron was told about his father’s clandestine work with the CIA. This astonishing revelation, coupled with his father’s dark struggles with chronic alcoholism and depression, upended the world of a boy struggling to become a man. Decades later, as he ... Jesus, My Father, the CIA, and Me A Memoir... of sorts by Ian Morgan Cron

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1 Stars

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American Phoenix

American Phoenix

On 7/1 Reader's Haven Reviews wrote: The War of 1812 has often been regarded a forgotten war, or even worse, an unnecessary war. In her well written book, “American Phoenix”, not only does Jane Hampton Cook debunk those theories, in the process she opens the reader’s mind to a side of two of the most influential people of that generation, ... American Phoenix: John quincy and Louisa Adams, the Wark of 1812, and the Exile that Saved American Independence

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5 Stars

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Rock Harbor Search and Rescue

Rock Harbor Search and Rescue

On 6/18 Reader's Haven Reviews wrote: About the book: In Rock Harbor Search and Rescue, a middle grade fiction novel based on Colleen Coble’s bestselling Rock Harbor series for adults, kids will enjoy the mixture of pets, adventure, suspense, and a mystery. Emily O’Reilly is obsessed with all things Search and Rescue. She volunteers ... "Rock Harbor Search and Rescue" by Colleen Coble

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3 Stars

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Waiting for Morning

Waiting for Morning

On 1/28 Reader's Haven Reviews wrote: ISBN:  9781595549709Review: The book Waiting for Morning in The Brides of Last Chance Ranch series by Margaret Brownley will keep your interest from beginning to end.  This book is set in the late 1800’s out west when employment for a woman is hard to come by.The main character, Molly Hatfield, ... "Waiting for Morning" (The Brides of Last Chance Ranch) by Margaret Brownley

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4 Stars

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Redemption

Redemption

On 11/26 Reader's Haven Reviews wrote: Bryan Clay’s story is inspiring as well as sobering. As a parent it reminds you that your actions and reactions do affect your children in ways you sometimes don’t realize, and it gives you hope and faith that God is in control no matter what. God has a plan for each of our lives even when we don’t ... "Redemption" by Bryan Clay (Olympic champion) with Joel Kilpatrick

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5 Stars

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