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Precious Moments Little Book of Thanks

Precious Moments Little Book of Thanks

On 10/4 christina mellone wrote: The inside features beautiful artwork in the classic well known precious moments style, the illustrations are very detailed and are softer tones like pastels. The book is written as several poems in a rhyming style which makes it catchy, easy to remember and fun for everyone. The book teaches several ... Precious moments kids book review

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4 Stars

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Big Trucks

Big Trucks

On 8/24 christina mellone wrote: Big trucks kids book This book is a great sensory tool since it includes several textures, such as grainy rough sand, squishy foam, and mirrored foil. The story is about several trucks who work together on a build and it promotes sharing, working with others and being kind. The pages are a thick cardboard ... textured for sensory effects

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4 Stars

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Remnants: Season of Glory

Remnants: Season of Glory

On 5/6 christina mellone wrote: The book starts off right where the last book left off,previously Andrianna a empath was held captive in a palace by Kellach the presumed evil twin. Kellach loves Andrianna “dri” and felt like if she got to know the real him over time she’d return the feelings,which was why he imprisoned her. She ... Seasons of glory

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2 Stars

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Siren's Song

Siren's Song

On 4/18 christina mellone wrote: This review is from: Siren's Song (The Storm Siren Trilogy) (Hardcover) The book starts off with a memory from 17 years ago,where a couple has a baby. It turns out the baby is whats called a elemental and is not supposed to exists so they send her away. Now fast forward 17 years Nym fought hard against ... sirens song

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4 Stars

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Samantha Sanderson Without a Trace

Samantha Sanderson Without a Trace

On 3/21 christina mellone wrote: Samantha “Sam” Sanderson is a middle school girl who works on her schools paper and aspires to become a award winning journalist like her mother. One day as school is ending Sam heads to the office to put letters in the teachers mail boxes about the paper. She overhears a parent saying her son is ... without a trace

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3 Stars

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The Five Times I Met Myself

The Five Times I Met Myself

On 2/8 christina mellone wrote: The story starts off with Brock and he talks about his life,him and his wife are having some marital problems. His business is fairly successful,he co owns a coffee shop named black fedora with his brother Ron.Brock has a son who is mostly away at collage. He misses out on a lot with his family life ... the five times i met myself

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4 Stars

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The War for the Waking World

The War for the Waking World

On 12/22 christina mellone wrote: This is book three in the series. In the last book (book 2) Archer saved his family from an imminent threat and his sister Kaylie was chosen to become a dream reader. Archer and Kaylie are as you know dream readers and they go into the dream world to weave the breaches,this protects the world from any ... war for the waking world

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5 Stars

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Song of the Stars

Song of the Stars

On 11/5 christina mellone wrote: This is a nice thick wooden book,that would be perfect for little hands.Its rather long for the size,so there is quiet a few words on each page,but perfect for parents to read to there children or older children to read aloud or on there own.It is all about the day that god brought Jesus to the people ... song of the stars

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4 Stars

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Precious Moments 5-Minute Bedtime Treasury

Precious Moments 5-Minute Bedtime Treasury

On 11/5 christina mellone wrote: This is a large hard cover book,I’m not sure about the exact measurements but its probably the size of a notebook and it has 191 pages,so the book can get heavy if your holding.Each story is just a few short pages long,so you could read several to your child/ren every night.I am counting 46 different ... precious moments

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4 Stars

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My Christmas Stocking

My Christmas Stocking

On 10/27 christina mellone wrote: such a cute story,it tells the story of the true meaning of Christmas and how it came to be that Santa began putting gifts and treats into our stockings.I love the shape of the book,its shaped like a stocking.There are three other books that can be bought from this author,listed on the back,and they ... stocking

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4 Stars

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Never Said

Never Said

On 10/24 christina mellone wrote: Sarah and Annie are twins,but have become disconnected.Most of Sarah’s life everything has revolved around her twin sister Annie’s life,between her pageants and being the popular girl,Sarah was often forgotten or left behind.Being cripplingly shy,she tended to fade into the background,but with Annie’s ... never said

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3 Stars

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The Berenstain Bears, The Very First Christmas

The Berenstain Bears, The Very First Christmas

On 10/3 christina mellone wrote: I must say this every book,but the Berenstain bears is a classic and always one of my favorite book series.There books always have meaning and tell great stories,they often teach a important lesson.In this book the first Christmas its the story of how Jesus came to be,its written so that a child could ... the first xmas

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5 Stars

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Thank You, Lord, For Everything

Thank You, Lord, For Everything

On 9/20 christina mellone wrote: Being thankful is so important,its something we should all do and not just around the holiday times,i know sometimes your life feels like its crashing down on your and everything that could go wrong is going wrong,my life often feels like this,i was never a really religious person but have become more ... thank you

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5 Stars

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The Plans I Have For You

The Plans I Have For You

On 8/31 christina mellone wrote: This is such a cute book,its fun and the illustrations are gorgeous.It teaches kids that they can do anything and no matter what it is they want to be when they grow up,there’s always people out there that need help and a job or destiny for everyone.I book is suggested for children through 8 but honestly ... the plans i have for you

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5 Stars

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Thankful

Thankful

On 8/20 christina mellone wrote: This is the first time I had ever heard of this author and she did not disappoint,this is a great kids book,its short enough for a kid learning to read,so they could read it themselves or have a parent read it.It is all about being thankful,which more kids need to be these days and this is a great way ... thankful

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5 Stars

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Sorry I'm Not Sorry

Sorry I'm Not Sorry

On 8/11 christina mellone wrote: his is a powerful book,that is the final story in a trilogy,this book is about bullying,but is told from the bully’s point of view,i love this because most times when a bullying story is told,its told from the view of the person who got bullied.I quickly got wrapped up in the busy life of the main ... sorry im not sorry

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5 Stars

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The Berenstain Bears' Harvest Festival

The Berenstain Bears' Harvest Festival

On 8/11 christina mellone wrote: I was so happy to get this to review,i love the berenstain bears,they have amazing stories and it always brings me back to my childhood,this book makes me nostalgic for sure.The barenstain bears always teach kids something,but do it in a fun way so that they don’t know there learning.In this book the ... harvest festival

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5 Stars

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101 Things Every Girl Should Know

101 Things Every Girl Should Know

On 8/5 christina mellone wrote: The book is very ascetically appealing,the pages are colorful,and every pages has ton of photos,the words are very relatable and easy to read,which is perfect for young girls.I love how every page has photos,of what I’m going to assume are real teenage girls,and they are putting the words into action,so ... 101 things

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4 Stars

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Noah's Voyage

Noah's Voyage

On 7/22 christina mellone wrote: This is an awesome book,perfect for young minds.It is very age and kid appropriate,there’s enough of the story for them to get what happened and ask questions,but its written in a manner young kids can easily read and understand.There’s very beautiful color photos throughout the whole book.Its a ... noahs voyage

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5 Stars

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Princess Joy Sticker and Activity Book

Princess Joy Sticker and Activity Book

On 6/27 christina mellone wrote: I have two of these books now,this one princess joy and the purple one princess Grace,and they are both amazing.These books provide fun with activities and they teach as well as provide a religious fulfillment as well.The activities are perfect for children and are not to hard,i did them myself without ... princess joy sticker book

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5 Stars

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Remnants: Season of Fire

Remnants: Season of Fire

On 6/11 christina mellone wrote: This is an awesome book,it’s being told by the perspective of the lead female character named Andrianna,she and a group of her friends whom are brothers and sisters to her are fighting a war essential against this pair of twins and there people.The twins were one with them,brothers to the Alilith as ... Remnants-season of fire

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5 Stars

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Princess Grace Sticker and Activity Book

Princess Grace Sticker and Activity Book

On 6/6 christina mellone wrote: this is a great series for little kids that are perfect for learning to read age.There are stickers every kids favorite thing right.Also there are lots of age appropriate activities for your little ones to do such as cross words etc.I love this series of books and feel they are age appropriate and are great for young and impressionable minds.... princess grace sticker book

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5 Stars

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Samantha Sanderson Off the Record

Samantha Sanderson Off the Record

On 5/24 christina mellone wrote: This book is about Samantha sanderson who’s mom is a reporter,Sam also loves reporting and works on the daily news reports for her school paper.It starts out just like any other day at school,until its time for the report cards to be released,kids were noticing they got lower grades then expected and ... off the record book

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3 Stars

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The Berenstain Bears God Bless Our Country

The Berenstain Bears God Bless Our Country

On 4/24 christina mellone wrote: country The barenstine bears have been a long time favorite series of books,since I was a kid.I don’t currently have any kids but I will be reading to them plenty when I do and the barenstine bears will be frequents I’m sure of it.This is a great book that explains a bit about what the fourth of ... bears

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5 Stars

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River's Edge

River's Edge

On 4/24 christina mellone wrote: I did not read the other books in this series,i got this book to review so I just started reading from book three,but I don’t think you have to read all of them to understand what is going on.From where I started it first talks about Morgan who struggles with infertility issue,her husband Johnathan ... cape refuge

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5 Stars

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Loved Back to Life

Loved Back to Life

On 4/7 christina mellone wrote: This book is an inspiring story of a woman named Shelia Walsh,who on the outside lived a seemingly perfect life while suffering deeply with mental illness. In the beginning of the story Shelia talks about her work,she works for the show “the 700 club” and talks about the stories and people that she ... loved back to life

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3 Stars

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Bella's Gift

Bella's Gift

On 3/18 christina mellone wrote: This is an amazing book about a mother and father that are faced with the toughest thing any parent can go through,losing one child and then being told your next is knocking on deaths door.Rick and Karen Santorum’s book start out telling us the sad story of losing there precious baby boy Gabriel,when ... bellas gift book review

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4 Stars

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A Cry from the Dust

A Cry from the Dust

On 2/27 christina mellone wrote: This is an awesome book,there are some touchy subject topics in this book so some readers may take offense,like in this book the main female character is helping work on a serial murder and suspects the killer has something to do with polygamy or the LDS and Mormon churches some people that are in this ... A cry from the dust

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4 Stars

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Search For The Shadow Key

Search For The Shadow Key

On 2/18 christina mellone wrote: This book has some slow parts and to be honest when I first started reading this I though I was going to be bored to death,but it picked up and I caught on.I think part of the problem was that I started reading on book two so I missed some important information in the first book,thus leaving me searching ... the shadow key

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4 Stars

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For the Right Reasons

For the Right Reasons

On 1/30 christina mellone wrote: so forth and so on,i enjoyed this book but as you can tell it lagged and dragged on for me in some area,which made it hard to get all the way through,but I liked it.It does provide a small bit of inside information about the show and its inner workings,although not as many things as I would have liked,but ... for the right reasons

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3 Stars

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You Can't Sit With Us

You Can't Sit With Us

On 1/27 christina mellone wrote: his is a great book because its so true and real,this book may not be non fiction in the sense that it was not based on a personal story that happened to the author but it is a true story because someone out there has been through bullying at some point in time,in fact I have experienced it myself and ... anti bullying

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5 Stars

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The Promise

The Promise

On 1/13 christina mellone wrote: #thepromise #paperback This is kind of a long book,but so worth it.It has tragedy,romance,secrets and so much more.This book is about a woman named Mallory who has a boyfriend named Tate,who wants to get married but shes reluctant because she feels unfulfilled due to a promise hence the title,that she ... the promise

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4 Stars

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The Berenstain Bears and the Biggest Brag

The Berenstain Bears and the Biggest Brag

On 12/30 christina mellone wrote: I have always loved the berenstian bears as a kid,so I was super excited to get a chance to read this.I don’t have any children yet,but I will be saving it for them,so I read this with my nephew who’s seven,but slightly autistic.... the berenstain bears #kids #book

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5 Stars

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