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NIV, True Images Bible

NIV, True Images Bible

On 7/21 Dianna wrote: For 15 years, the best-selling NIV True images Bible for Teen Girls has been a trusted resource guiding teen girls ages 13-18 towards a closer relationship with God. Updated for this generation, this new edition is packed with tools and insight to help teens navigate today’s contemporary cultural issues ... Zondervan's NIV True Images Bible Review

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5 Stars

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The Beautiful Word Devotional

The Beautiful Word Devotional

On 4/29 Dianna wrote: This is a beautiful 365 day devotional based off of the Beautiful Word Bible. Each page is dated and it starts with January 1st so you can use this devotional again and again. They are laid out as 1 page per day. On some days there is a beautiful piece of art already created for you in the margin and ... The Beautiful Word Devotional Review

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4 Stars

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You Know You're a Mom

You Know You're a Mom

On 4/21 Dianna wrote: This is such a super cute little gift book. It has quotes that will make you laugh, and some that are so precious it will make you cry. It’s a small book that will bring smiles. As I read through I totally related to quite a bit of the observations made. I was able to go through each of the season’s ... You Know You're A Mom

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Liked

Liked

On 3/23 Dianna wrote: I absolutely enjoy finding books that help girls deal with life. As a mom of three girls it’s refreshing to see that there are good books that have Biblical values and can help mom’s and dad’s raise their daughters to be confident in who God made them to be. It’s also a benefit when these materials ... Liked by Kari Kampakis review

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Play with Fire

Play with Fire

On 11/11 Dianna wrote: Play with Fire, the debut book by popular speaker and teacher Bianca Juarez Olthoff, is the reminder that God isn’t waiting until you have more resources or a spouse or a job so he can use you. He’s ready to use you now. Using the mythical creature, the Phoenix, which was also referenced by early ... Play With Fire by Bianca Juarez Olthoff Review

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To Love a Stranger

To Love a Stranger

On 7/22 Dianna wrote: Bessie Randall had no intention of moving to Wyoming. But could the life she would never choose be better than the one she had planned?_225_350_Book.1950.cover Bessie is shocked when she finds out that her sister Lenore has used her name to correspond with a soldier she’s never met—and that she’s ... To Love a Stranger by Colleen Coble

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Unashamed

Unashamed

On 7/8 Dianna wrote: This was such a great book for me. It brings to light a lot of issues that people who have dealt with shame have to contend with on a daily basis. It’s not an easy situation to learn to live unashamed when so much of your life has been locked in shame. As a person who has never really dealt with shame ... Unashamed by Christine Caine

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5 Stars

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Dawn at Emberwilde

Dawn at Emberwilde

On 6/21 Dianna wrote: I really enjoyed this story. It felt light and not heavy. It had some mystery and a great story line but without being too involved. The characters are well developed and I really wanted the story to continue. You easily fall in love with the characters of Isabel and Lizzie and their situation. t’s ... Dawn at Emberwilde by Sarah E Ladd

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101 Ways to Have Fun

101 Ways to Have Fun

On 4/22 Dianna wrote: 101 Ways to Have Fun 9780310746133.jpg In today’s world, a girl’s free time is precious, but figuring out how to make the most of those spare moments can sometimes be difficult. Faithgirlz! is here to help, with over one hundred unique ideas, activities, and time maximizers you can do by yourself ... FaithGirlz 101 Ways to Have Fun

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Veggie Tales Bible NIrV

Veggie Tales Bible NIrV

On 3/18 Dianna wrote: VeggieTales NIRV Bible Grow with the Bible … VeggieTales-style! Join Bob, Larry, and all the rest of the VeggieTales characters as they explore the most amazing book of all time. Filled with fun features, children will learn more about God and how he wants us to live. Features include: Eight full-color, ... NIrV VeggieTales Bible Review

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Breaking Busy

Breaking Busy

On 3/4 Dianna wrote: Breaking Busy by Alli Worthington Have you ever felt like a fraud or failure as you struggle to find balance in life? Do you find yourself juggling everything in mediocrity and feeling like you’re succeeding at very little? In her no-nonsense way, Alli Worthington tackles the big questions about finding ... Breaking Busy by Alli Worthington review

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I Am

I Am

On 2/5 Dianna wrote: Creator, Comforter, Healer, Friend _225_350_Book.1797.coverGod’s names tell us who He is, what He is like, and what He does. This beautiful book covers 40 of the Bible’s many names and descriptive titles for God, Jesus, and the Holy Spirit. Jehovah Jireh The Lord My Shepherd Immanuel Rabbi I ... I AM: 40 Reasons to Trust God by Diane Stortz review

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4 Stars

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NIV Bible for Men

NIV Bible for Men

On 1/8 Dianna wrote: For this review since it was a men’s Bible I asked my husband if he would review it for me and he lovingly submitted to my pestering request. Actually it only took me asking and he willingly jumped on board. So here you go from the mouth of a man, his review: I enjoy it when my lovely and beautiful ... NIV Bible For Men {review}

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Money-Making Mom

Money-Making Mom

On 12/18 Dianna wrote: Entrepreneur, author, and popular blogger Crystal Paine shares the secrets of building income at home, using real life examples to from her own journey in becoming a money-making mom as well as the stories of other women from all walks of life. The nuts and bolts of how to make more money from home are ... Money Making Mom by Crystal Paine review

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The Golden Braid

The Golden Braid

On 11/27 Dianna wrote: The one who needs rescuing isn’t always the one in the tower. Rapunzel can throw a knife better than any man around. And her skills as an artist rival those of any artist she’s met. But for a woman in medieval times, the one skill she most desires is the hardest one to obtain: the ability to read. After ... The Golden Braid by Melanie Dickerson

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The Carols of Christmas

The Carols of Christmas

On 11/13 Dianna wrote: The Carols of Christmas by Andrew Gant (Thomas Nelson) From Oxford professor and renowned British composer, a joyous account of the history behind our favorite carols. Everyone loves a carol-in the end, even Ebenezer Scrooge. They have the power to summon up a special kind of mid-winter mood, like ... The Carols of Christmas by Andrew Gant Review

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3 Stars

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May the Faith Be with You

May the Faith Be with You

On 10/30 Dianna wrote: May the Faith be With You (ZonderKidz) QUICK OVERVIEW: May the Faith Be With You is a brand-new 180-day devotional perfect for the space obsessed kid in your life. With section headings like “Master Moment” and “Ways of Wisdom,” this book shows kids the true way to a life of adventure, courage, ... May the Faith Be With You Review

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4 Stars

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NIV Faithgirlz Bible

NIV Faithgirlz Bible

On 9/13 Dianna wrote: Book Description Bestselling NIV Faithgirlz! Bible with a fun, new magnetic closure binding. This special binding of the NIV Faithgirlz! Bible offers a trendy and unique magnetic closure. Packed with exciting features that help tween girls better understand themselves and Scripture, the NIV Faithgirlz! ... NIV FaithGirlz Bible

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NIV Bible for Teen Girls: Growing in Faith, Hope, and Love

NIV Bible for Teen Girls: Growing in Faith, Hope, and Love

On 9/8 Dianna wrote: I absolutely have a thing for Bible’s. Especially really pretty ones. I have quite a collection of them actually. Different translations, colors, bindings and types. I love studying the Word and I’m a sucker for a pretty cover and pages. I’m that way with journals, stationary and just about anything ... Zondervan NIV Bible for Teen Girls

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The Curiosity Keeper

The Curiosity Keeper

On 8/2 Dianna wrote: The Curiosity Keeper by Sarah E. Ladd “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 whoever possesses it.” Camille Iverness can take care of herself. She’s done so since the day her mother abandoned ... The Curiosity Keeper by Sarah E Ladd

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Anything

Anything

On 7/10 Dianna wrote: Anything by Jennie Allen What if you told God you would do anything . . . and he took you up on it? In the years since the initial release of Anything, God continued to stretch Jennie Allen and her faith because of the courageous prayer of surrender that she and her husband, Zac, prayed, “God, we ... Anything by Jennie Allen

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The Huntress of Thornbeck Forest

The Huntress of Thornbeck Forest

On 5/22 Dianna wrote: Huntress of Thornbeck Forest,Medieval Fairy Tale Romance Series #`1 By Melanie Dickerson / Thomas Nelson Jorgen is the gamekeeper for the wealthy margrave, and he is in pursuit of the poacher who has been killing and stealing the margrave’s game. When he meets the lovely and refined Odette at the ... The Huntress of Thornbeck Forest review

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To Win Her Favor

To Win Her Favor

On 5/15 Dianna wrote: I did not read the first book of this series and after reading this one I want to go back and read it. I found this book really well written and could even be read as a stand alone. The story was attention grabbing and had me having a hard time putting it down. The characters during this time period ... To Win Her Favor review

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Fairy Tale Romance Collection

Fairy Tale Romance Collection

On 4/17 Dianna wrote: *This post contains affiliate links. 66556EB: Fairy Tale Romance - eBook Fairy Tale Romance – eBook By Melanie Dickerson / Zondervan Melanie Dickerson is the award-winning author of The Fairest Beauty, a Golden Quill finalist; The Merchant’s Daughter, a Christy Award finalist and winner of the Carol ... Fairy Tale Romance Collection Review

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An Uncertain Choice

An Uncertain Choice

On 4/3 Dianna wrote: An Uncertain Choice By Jody Hedlund / Zondervan Due to her parents’ promise at her birth, Lady Rosemarie has been prepared to become a nun on the day she turns eighteen. Then, a month before her birthday, a friend of her father’s enters the kingdom and proclaims her parents’ will left a second ... An Uncertain Choice by Jody Hedlund review

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4 Stars

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Redo Your Room

Redo Your Room

On 3/13 Dianna wrote: Faithgirlz! Redo Your Room gives you 50 Bedroom DIY’s that you can do in a weekend. There are step by step guides as well as pictures to help you get an idea of what you are doing. There are super cute ideas that your pre-teen or teen can do to not only organize but also make their room’s look pretty ... Faithgirlz! Redo Your Room

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The Ultimate Guide to the Daniel Fast

The Ultimate Guide to the Daniel Fast

On 2/27 Dianna wrote: Everyone who is anyone has heard about the Daniel Fast. But what is it really? This book goes into what the Daniel fast is really all about and how it works. Included is a 21 day devotional that you can use while on your fast and recipes and meal plans to help you as well. This book helps you to know ... The Ultimate Guide to the Daniel Fast review

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The Beginner’s Bible Come Celebrate Easter Sticker and Activity Book

The Beginner’s Bible Come Celebrate Easter Sticker and Activity Book

On 2/13 Dianna wrote: With Easter coming up in the next couple months we have started looking around for some fun stuff to add to our Easter baskets. This book activity book would be a great addition. for under $3.00 you can help your kids learn more about the Easter story with tons of fun activities such as color by number, ... Beginner's Bible Celebrate Easter

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Lizzy & Jane

Lizzy & Jane

On 1/16 Dianna wrote: Lizzy & Jane By Katherine Reay / Thomas Nelson Lizzy was only a teenager when her mother died of cancer. Shortly after, Lizzy fled from her home, her family, and her cherished nickname. After working tirelessly to hone her gift of creating magic in the kitchen, Elizabeth has climbed the culinary ladder ... Lizzy & Jane by Katherine Reay review

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It Will be Okay

It Will be Okay

On 1/2 Dianna wrote: This is such an adorable book. I wouldn’t expect anything else from author Lysa TerKeurst. I’ve been a big fan for a few years now and when I saw this book I knew I had to check it out. It has the cutest illustrations. Boo’s favorite picture is in the back of the book at the end. She thinks the ... It Will Be Okay by Lysa TerKeurst review

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Plush Bible Collection, NIV

Plush Bible Collection, NIV

On 12/17 Dianna wrote: has the same convenient size and readability as the incredibly popular NIV Thinline Bible-now in fun and furry designs for kids and teens. Features include: The words of Christ in red An easy-to-read font size Measures less than one inch thick his is a super cute Bible. I love the plush pink leopard ... NIV Plush Bible Review

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God’s Great Creation

God’s Great Creation

On 12/5 Dianna wrote: From the people who brought you the Adventure Bible have now created some Adventure Bible “I Can Read” stories. The artwork is taken straight from the Adventure Bible series and it’s a great 732383beginning reader to help encourage kids to read good Godly stories. The stories in these “I can ... God's Great Creation

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A Star for Jesus

A Star for Jesus

On 10/31 Dianna wrote: A Star For Jesus (Board Book) By Crystal Bowman / Zondervan Beautiful illustrations and playful rhyming text bring the story of Jesus’ birth to life for young children in A Star for Jesus. This board book, die-cut to enhance the shape of the star on the cover, is the perfect gift to help little ones ... A Star For Jesus review

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Yuletide Ice Cube Fair

Yuletide Ice Cube Fair

On 10/31 Dianna wrote: Yuletide Ice Cube Fair (Saddle Stitch) By Karen Poth / Zondervan It’s that wonderful time of year again—the Yuletide Ice Cube Fair! It’s a time of festivity and fun as Veggies gather to eat snow cones, slurp slushies, and ice skate on the frozen pond. But the greatest part of all is the Ice Cube ... Veggie Tales Yuletide Ice Cube Fair

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Rebels

Rebels

On 10/3 Dianna wrote: Oh my goodness I felt like I have waited forever for this book to come out. When I finally got the chance to get it I jumped, of course I had to. I MUST complete the series. 735779 This is the continuation of the Safe Lands story about three brother’s when there village is taken captive by the “Safe ... Rebels By Jill Williamson Review

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Big Book of Quizzes

Big Book of Quizzes

On 9/19 Dianna wrote: Do you remember those quizzes you find in magazines? This is the same thing only you can find all the quizzes in one place. They are fun ways for your tween to find out more about herself and her personality. There are a ton of topics and it just might give your tween girl a little more insight on how ... FaithGirlz Big Book of Quizzes Review

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NIV College Devotional Bible

NIV College Devotional Bible

On 8/26 Dianna wrote: Zondervan’s NIV College Devotional Bible is a great Bible for the college student who needs something to carry with them and has built in devotions to help get them into the Bible on a daily basis. What I liked about this Bible: It has daily reading plans available in the back to help keep you ... NIV College Devotional Bible

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The Berenstain Bears God Shows the Way

The Berenstain Bears God Shows the Way

On 8/8 Dianna wrote: The Berenstain Bears God Shows the Way is three “I Can Read” Books in one. They are all level 1 stories for your new reader. It’s very easy to read and the story is enjoyable. The illustrations are the same illustrations that the readers of Berenstain Bears books have enjoyed since they were introduced ... The Berenstain Bears God Shows the Way Review

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Apostle Paul

Apostle Paul

On 7/17 Dianna wrote: Do you want to help your child learn even more about different characters in the Bible. This is a great way to do that. ZonderKidz has put out these great Biographies especially designed for kids. It talks about the person, where they lived, what their background was and about the period of time and ... ZonderKidz Apostle Paul Review

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Adventure Bible for Early Readers, NIrV

Adventure Bible for Early Readers, NIrV

On 7/7 Dianna wrote: This is a great Bible for early readers. It’s easy to understand and worded specifically for young readers. It’s a full color Bible and has all kinds of special features. It’s identical to the NIV Adventure Bible so you would have no problems transitioning from this Bible to the older version of ... NIrV Adventure Bible for Early Readers Review

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4 Stars

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Passion

Passion

On 5/30 Dianna wrote: I must say there are certain authors that I absolutely love to read and there are other’s that I prefer to hear speak. This book happens to be one of them. I absolutely love Louie Giglio and have certainly enjoyed watching his DVD collection especially Indescribable but as far as reading his writing ... Passion The Bright Light of Glory by Louie Giglio {Review}

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3 Stars

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One God, One Plan, One Life

One God, One Plan, One Life

On 4/4 Dianna wrote: This is a great devotional. It has each day numbered including a day for leap year so it can be reused year after year no matter what year you are in. It starts out with a _225_350_Book.1063.coverscripture, then two or three paragraphs of insight from Max Lucado and finishes with a section called “One ... One God, One Plan, One Life Review

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5 Stars

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Outcasts

Outcasts

On 2/23 Dianna wrote: Keep in mind that this is a series and if you were to start reading it I highly recommend you read book 1 first. It will really help you to understand the story better. That being said book 2 not only Outcasts Review @DiannaAuton.comlives up to the same dramatic story telling of the first book but in ... Outcasts by Jill Williamson Review

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Pirates, Mess Detectives, and a Superhero

Pirates, Mess Detectives, and a Superhero

On 2/23 Dianna wrote: Who doesn’t love Veggie Tales? ZonderKidz and Big Idea have put together some fun I Can Read books with some of our favorite and best loved Veggie Characters. This 3-in-1 book starts us off with Junior heading out for some pirate training with everyone’s favorite pirate crew “The Pirates Who Don’t ... Pirates, Mess Detectives and a Superhero Review

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Captives

Captives

On 2/3 Dianna wrote: Captives by Jill Williamson Review By Dianna Auton February 3, 2014 Books, Fiction, Reviews, Teen No Comments 0 Book Description_225_350_Book.1025.cover One choice could destroy them all. When eighteen-year-old Levi returned from Denver City with his latest scavenged finds, he never imagined ... Captives by Jill Williamson Review

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Dear Mr. Knightley

Dear Mr. Knightley

On 12/27 Dianna wrote: A really fun story told through a series of letters. After a while you begin to feel as if you’re reading letters from a dear friend. Through the letters you see Sam Moore grow and change. You see her fears, hopes and dreams. It’s refreshing and new. After reading this story you would not have known ... Dear Mr. Knightley by Katherine Reay

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Messiah: Origin

Messiah: Origin

On 12/3 Dianna wrote: I have several graphic novel readers in my house so I started looking at ways to get more of the Bible into their daily reading habits. So Zondervan sent me005 Messiah: Origin (which was originally titled Firstborn). I was very pleased at the fact that they didn’t change the scripture at all. In fact ... Messiah: Origin Review

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4 Stars

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Women Living Well

Women Living Well

On 10/24 Dianna wrote: This is a great book. I’ve followed Courtney’s blog for some time now and was looking forward to reading this. The book is written just like she writes her blog posts in an uplifting and positive way. Courtney has a way of making you smile even when you don’t see her face. She just has that air ... Women Living Well by Courtney Joseph Review

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Overextended and Loving Most of It

Overextended and Loving Most of It

On 9/25 Dianna wrote: Overextended has come into my life “at such a time as this”… I have been so busy and so worried that I would take on too much. So when I got this book and started reading it the encouragement it brought was so refreshing. I was thrilled that I wasn’t the only that felt this way at many times. ... Overextended by Lisa Harper

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NKJV Ignite

NKJV Ignite

On 8/9 Dianna wrote: I was really excited to get this Bible. I had been hearing about it for months and to finally hold it in my hands was greatly anticipated. My teen daughter, GeekGirl, helped me by reading from this Bible and using it in place of her old Bible. We love all the special features and study notes and it being ... Ignite Bible for Teens

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Fire Prophet

Fire Prophet

On 4/3 Dianna wrote: This was such a fun book to read. To me it felt like an Angelic version of the Percy Jackson stories. I really enjoyed this one though. Jonah and his siblings are in trouble and must hide to learn to fight so they can survive the attacks of Abaddon. It's an easy story to get caught up in. There is a ... Fire Prophet By Jerel Law Review

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The Trouble With Cowboys

The Trouble With Cowboys

On 12/18 Dianna wrote: When I picked this book I was really going for a light fun story. I had read the first book in this series a couple years ago and really enjoyed it. I had also read another of Denise’s books and really loved the way she wrote it and was impressed with her right from the get go. She did not disappoint ... The Trouble With Cowboys {Review}

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The MoneySmart Family System

The MoneySmart Family System

On 10/31 Dianna wrote: I really found this book packed with all kinds of great information. So much so that I will be re-reading it again because I am certain I missed something. There are charts and forms you can print out to help you to implement their ideas into your families life. I personally feel its very important to ... The MoneySmart Family System

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4 Stars

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The Beauty Book

The Beauty Book

On 5/22 Dianna wrote: earn with Lily and her friends just what it means to be beautiful in God’s eyes—inside and out! In a society so focused on the idea that external beauty reigns supreme, it can be difficult for young girls to figure out what “true” beauty is all about. This unique and creative book for girls ... The Beauty Book by Nancy Rue {Review}

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From Blah to Awe

From Blah to Awe

On 3/1 Dianna wrote: I started reading this book mainly because my oldest daughter will be a teen in another year or two and I want to make sure there are good books out there that hold true to the Word of God for her when she gets to that stage in her life. What I didn’t expect is that this book would actually help me ... From Blah to Awe by Jenna Lucado Bishop

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J.R.R. Tolkien

J.R.R. Tolkien

On 7/30 Dianna wrote: J.R.R. Tolkien Christian Encounters Series By Mark Horne Published by Thomas Nelson Book Description Christian Encounters, a series of biographies from Thomas Nelson Publishers, highlights important lives from all ages and areas of the Church. Some are familiar faces. Others are unexpected ... J.R.R. Tolkien Christian Encounter Series {Review}

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The Waiting Place

The Waiting Place

On 6/28 Dianna wrote: BOOK DESCRIPTION:   A collection of essays describing the beauty and humor that can be found in what often feels like a most useless state—The Waiting Place. We all spend precious time just waiting. We wait in traffic, grocery store lines, and carpool circles. We wait to grow up, for ... The Waiting Place by Eileen Button {Review}

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The Elemental Journal

The Elemental Journal

On 5/4 Dianna wrote: The Elemental JournalComposing Artful Expressions from Items Cast Aside By Tammy Kushnir Published by F&W Media   Book Description Create Expressive Books from Salvaged Treasures Rusty doorknobs, cardboard containers and plastic packaging may seem like trash to some, but through the ... The Elemental Journal by Tammy Kushnir

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The Lightkeeper's Ball

The Lightkeeper's Ball

On 4/10 Dianna wrote: Olivia seems to have it all, but her heart yearns for more.   Olivia Stewart's family is one of the Four Hundred—the highest echelon of society in 1910. When her sister dies under mysterious circumstances, Olivia leaves their New York City home for Mercy Falls, California, to determine what ... The Lightkeeper’s Ball by Colleen Coble Review

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A Cowboy's Touch

A Cowboy's Touch

On 3/15 Dianna wrote: Book Description Wade's ranch home needs a woman's touch. Abigail's life needs a cowboy's touch. Four years ago, rodeo celebrity Wade Ryan gave up his identity to protect his daughter. Now, settled on a ranch in Big Sky Country, he lives in obscurity, his heart guarded by a high, thick fence. ... A Cowboy’s Touch by Denise Hunter Review

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Unto the Hills: A Daily Devotional

Unto the Hills: A Daily Devotional

On 1/11 Dianna wrote: Unto the Hills: A Daily Devotional By Billy Graham / Thomas Nelson Each of the 365 daily readings in this inspiring collection offers a carefully chosen passage of scripture, a brief, thoughtful message from Dr. Graham, and a heartfelt prayer composed especially for this book. ... Unto the Hills by Billy Graham review

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"Big Red" Holy Bible - Contemporary 3-D Art

On 12/18 Dianna wrote:   The same "Big Red" Bible that you've trusted for 25 years . . . now with updated, fresh, 3-D art for today's video-game generation. A full-text of the International Children’s Bible translation with bright Red cover and ALL NEW contemporary art, that was created especially for ... “Big Red” Holy Bible – Review

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On This Day in Christian History

On This Day in Christian History

On 11/8 Dianna wrote: Amazing stories of faith from twenty centuries of church history. From the Roman Empire to the Reformation, St. Valentine to St. Francis, Martin Luther to Billy Graham, On this Day introduces readers to a parade of preachers, popes, martyrs, heroes, and saints from 2,000 years of Christianity. ... On This Day in Christian History - Review

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4 Stars

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The Way Home (DVD)

The Way Home (DVD)

On 9/29 Dianna wrote: 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 distracted by work. ... The Way Home (DVD) Review

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5 Stars

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Love, Charleston

Love, Charleston

On 9/13 Dianna wrote: Book Description An inspiring, heart-warming novel set in romantic Charleston, South Carolina. “Stay and wait.” Anne Brumley heard these words years ago in the bell tower at Saint Michael’s Church in Charleston. She’s certain they were from God and has been waiting for true love ever since. ... Love Charleston by Beth Webb Hart, Review

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Driftwood Lane

Driftwood Lane

On 6/29 Dianna wrote: Book Description Meridith can handle anything: guardianship of three distant siblings, a dilapidated Bed-and-Breakfast, even an ever-present handyman who's dismantling more than her fireplace--or can she? When the death of Meridith's estranged father leaves her with custody of three siblings she's never ... Driftwood Lane by Denise Hunter

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Hermie: Who Is In Charge Anyway?

Hermie: Who Is In Charge Anyway?

On 6/11 Dianna wrote: Meet the Garden gang before they grew up! Sitting around a camp fire on a beautiful star-lit night, the garden gang is talking about their favorite memories. Antonio recounts the Garden Olympics, but admits he was a scrawny kid-ant whose parents did not think he would ever amount to much. Flo confesses ... Hermie: Who Is In Charge Anyway? Review

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God's Promises for Girls

God's Promises for Girls

On 5/18 Dianna wrote: An easy way to help young girls see God’s promises and how they can rely on His love in their daily lives. The promise verses in this book are selected from the best-selling International Children’s Bible® to offer comfort and encouragement when a girl is feeling afraid, lonely, worried, angry, ... God’s Promises for girls by Jack Countryman & Amy Parker

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Isaac Newton

Isaac Newton

On 4/5 Dianna wrote:   Christian Encounters, a series of biographies from Thomas Nelson Publishers, highlights important lives from all ages and areas of the Church. Some are familiar faces. Others are unexpected guests. But all, through their relationships, struggles, prayers, and desires, uniquely illuminate our ... Isaac Newton by Mitch Stokes

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The Voice of Psalms

The Voice of Psalms

On 2/22 Dianna wrote: Readers will be inspired to praise and will find comfort, wisdom, and help for daily living through The Voice of Psalms. Features: * the entire Book of Psalms in The Voice™ translation* 75 practical and insightful comments on selected scriptures* four reading plans to enhance time spent in the ... The Voice of Psalms

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Mom's Bible: God's Wisdom for Mothers

Mom's Bible: God's Wisdom for Mothers

On 2/1 Dianna wrote: Mom’s Bible: God’s Wisdom for Mothers gives women an awareness of just how precious and vital they are in God’s plan for the family.   Available in the New Century Version and drawing on solid Bible teaching, it encourages women at every stage of life to strengthen their relationship with ... Mom’s Bible “God’s Wisdom For Mothers”

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Saving Cicadas

Saving Cicadas

On 1/21 Dianna wrote: A novel of unconditional love and the freedom of letting go.   When single mother Priscilla Lynn Macy learns she's having another child unexpectedly, she packs the family into the car to escape. Eight-year-old Janie and Rainey Dae, her seventeen-year-old sister with special needs, embark ... Saving Cicadas by Nicole Seitz

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Green

Green

On 11/2 Dianna wrote: At Last . . . The Circle Reborn   The story of how Thomas Hunter first entered the Black Forest and forever changed our history began at a time when armies were gathered for a final battle in the valley of Migdon. Green is a story of love, betrayal, and sweeping reversals set within the apocalypse. ... Review: Ted Dekker’s “Green”

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Living with Confidence in a Chaotic World

Living with Confidence in a Chaotic World

On 10/3 Dianna wrote: Practical instruction for living a confident life in a world filled with chaos and crisis. This book came at a perfect timing for me. Things the Lord has been speaking to me about was confirmed in this book. I have found this book to be such an inspiration and filled with good scripture to back everything ... Living with confidence in a chaotic world by Dr. David Jeremiah

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The Expanded Bible

The Expanded Bible

On 8/28 Dianna wrote: The Expanded Bible: New Testament reflects the latest scholarship, current English, and the needs of contemporary students of the Bible. This new testament includes a multitude of study aids and expanded translations right in line with the text making it possible for you to study the Bible while you ... The Expanded Bible New Testament Current English

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Rick and Bubba's Guide to the Almost Nearly Perfect Marriage

Rick and Bubba's Guide to the Almost Nearly Perfect Marriage

On 8/12 Dianna wrote: Add this book to your site Copy the HTML snippet below and paste into your web page. <div id="idgWidgetDiv" style="visibility: hidden;"> <script src="http://thomasnelson.insidethecover.com/widget/idg-widget.js" language="javascript"></script> ... Rick & Bubba’s Guide to the Almost Nearly Perfect Marriage by Rick Burgess & Bill “Bubba”

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I Believe Bunny

I Believe Bunny

On 7/6 Dianna wrote: Introducing the I Believe Bunny—a delightful new children’s book series that helps kids learn about believing, sharing, and putting their faith into action. This book covers the subject of Phil 4:13 as its base verse and talks to children about the importance of calling on God for help.  I ... I Believe Bunny by tish Rabe

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