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The Silent Songbird

The Silent Songbird

On 11/13 English Lady wrote: ★★★308 Pages, November 8th 2016Thomas Nelson, Print, ebook and audio Evangeline is gifted with a heavenly voice, but she is trapped in a sinister betrothal—until she embarks on a daring escape and meets brave Westley le Wyse. Can he help her discover the freedom to sing again? Desperate to ... The Silent Songbird by Melanie Dickerson

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3 Stars

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The Beautiful Pretender

The Beautiful Pretender

On 7/13 English Lady wrote: ★★★★Medieval Fairytale/Thornbeck Series #2, 17th May 2016, 320 pagesThomas Nelson, Print, ebook and Audio After inheriting his title from his brother, the margrave has two weeks to find a noble bride. What will happen when he learns he has fallen for a lovely servant girl in disguise?The Margrave ... New Release- The Beautiful Pretender- Melanie Dickerson

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4 Stars

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Dawn at Emberwilde

Dawn at Emberwilde

On 5/10 English Lady wrote: I was not hugely impressed with the last book in this series The Curiosity Keeper, which I found a little bit dull. Thankfully Dawn at Emberwilde seemed to mark a return to the style of previous books by Sarah Ladd. In a way it reminded me a little bit of The Headmistress of Rosemere, the second title ... A decided improvement on the last volume

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4 Stars

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Baby Wren And The Great Gift

Baby Wren And The Great Gift

On 4/15 English Lady wrote: ★★★★Hardcover, 32 PagesApril 5th 2016, Zonderzidz The Baby Wren and the Great Gift, written by bestselling author Sally Lloyd-Jones and illustrated by Jen Corace, is a celebration of all the wonderful gifts God has given us. The tiny wren marvels at the incredible creatures around her, all ... Baby Wren and the Great Gift by Sally Lloyd-Jones

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4 Stars

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A Daring Sacrifice

A Daring Sacrifice

On 3/18 English Lady wrote:  ★★★Zondervan, 1st March 2016256 Pages, Paperback, Kindle and Audiobook.  In a reverse twist on the Robin Hood story, a young medieval maiden stands up for the rights of the mistreated, stealing from the rich to give to the poor. All the while, she fights against her cruel uncle who ... A Daring Sacrifice- Jody Hedlund

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2 Stars

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The Confessions of X

The Confessions of X

On 3/5 English Lady wrote: Thomas Nelson, 26th January 2016304 Pages  Before he became the sainted church father of Christianity, Augustine of Hippo began a love affair with a young woman whose name has been lost to history. They were together for over thirteen years, and she bore him a son. This is her story.She met ... The Confessions of X - Suzanne M. Wolfe

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4 Stars

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The Golden Braid

The Golden Braid

On 12/6 English Lady wrote: ★★★★Kindle Edition, 368 Pages (Also available as Print and Audiobook)Thomas Nelson, 17th November 2015 The one who needs rescuing isn’t always the one in the tower. Rapunzel can throw a knife better than any man. She paints beautiful flowering vines on the walls of her plaster houses. ... New for 2015- The Golden Braid- Melanie Dickerson

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4 Stars

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The Curiosity Keeper

The Curiosity Keeper

On 8/15 English Lady wrote:   ★★★ The Curiosty Keeper- Treasures of Surrey Novel #1Thomas Nelson, July 7th 2015, 337 Pages“It is not just a ruby, as you say. It is large as a quail’s egg, still untouched and unpolished. And it is rumored to either bless or curse whomever possesses it.”Camille Iverness can take ... New for 2015- The Curiosity Keeper- Sarah Ladd

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3 Stars

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A Stranger's Secret

A Stranger's Secret

On 7/2 English Lady wrote: ★★★ Cliffs of Cornwall Novel #2, 352 PagesZondervan, April 1st 2015  As a grieving widow, Morwenna only wants to make a life for herself and her young son at her murdered husband’s estate. Until an unconscious man washes up on her shore, entangling her in a web of mysteries that threatens ... New for 2015- A Stranger's Secret- Laurie Alice Eakes

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3 Stars

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The Huntress of Thornbeck Forest

The Huntress of Thornbeck Forest

On 5/28 English Lady wrote: ★★★★ Thomas Nelson, 320 PagesMay 12th 2015   Swan Lake meets Robin Hood when the beautiful daughter of a wealthy merchant by day becomes the region's most notorious poacher by night, and falls in love with the gamekeeper.Jorgen is the gamekeeper for the wealthy margrave, and he is ... New for 2015- The Huntress of Thornbeck Forest- Melanie Dickerson

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4 Stars

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Fairy Tale Romance Collection

Fairy Tale Romance Collection

On 4/10 English Lady wrote: ★★★★  Zondervan, April 7th 2015 Kindle and Epub Five of bestselling author Melanie Dickerson's popular YA fairytale retelling novels now available as a bind-up.Romance, intrigue, and danger abound in this bind-up of five of Melanie Dickerson's fairy-tale retellings presented in realistic ... Fairy Tale Romance Collection- Melanie Dickerson

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4 Stars

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Mama Maggie

Mama Maggie

On 4/4 English Lady wrote: This book told the inspirational and fascinating story of the work of Mama Maggie, described by some as Egypt’s version of Mother Teresa. It must be said, that I am no fan of the latter, but I do think that the work of this Egyptian Lady and his ministry is comparable with those of some of the great ... Mama Maggie

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4 Stars

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An Uncertain Choice

An Uncertain Choice

On 3/31 English Lady wrote: I enjoyed this book at first, in spite of some reservations, but by the end there was just too much I didn’t like for it to merit a higher rating from me. Yes, it was a sweet story about growing up and finding true love, yes there were some well-drawn characters, and the core of the storyline was original. Yes, ... The World's First Aid Worker?

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2 Stars

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The Princess Spy

The Princess Spy

On 11/16 English Lady wrote: The latest of Melanie Dickerson’s ‘Hagenhiem’ stories, as I call them, draws together the two settings with the protagonist as the grandson of Ranulf and Annabel from The Merchant’s Daughter. In some ways, I liked this better than the previous books, particularly at the start with the storyline ... The Priness Spy-Melanie Dickerson

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4 Stars

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The Daring Heart of David Livingstone

The Daring Heart of David Livingstone

On 10/28 English Lady wrote: For those, like me, entirely unfamiliar with the life and career of David Livingstone, this book proved a useful account of his historical legacy and importance. This said, it is not, in the strictest sense, a full or complete biography- the focus and overall argument is clear from the outset. It proposes ... The Daring Heart of David Livingstone by Jay Milbrandt

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4 Stars

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Ex-Muslim

Ex-Muslim

On 8/6 English Lady wrote: Ex-Muslim was, for the most part, and inspiring and compelling account of Naaem Fazal’s conversion, spiritual journey and ministry. There is plenty here of what he has learned, to inspire readers to a deeper relationship with God, or to challenge us in our current situation. I recall making a number ... Ex Muslim by Naeem Fazal

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4 Stars

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A Lady's Honor

A Lady's Honor

On 4/21 English Lady wrote: Like Laurie Alice Eakes Midwives Trilogy which I read recently, my opinions of her latest novel were rather mixed. On the one hand it did have a sound Christian and important message about not putting one’s trust in earthy treasures, and some wonderful descriptive passages-especially of the Cornish ... A Lady of Honor by Laurie Alice Eakes

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3 Stars

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