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The Solace of Water

The Solace of Water

On 6/16 The MomHood wrote: What an absolutely wonderful novel. Well written and has you reading each page with anticipation. I couldn't put it down. It reminds us that friendship is needed in everyday life, and it can help you overcome such terrible tragedy and loss. Family is a tight bond, and when the bond is broken, things ... The Solace of Water

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Send Down the Rain

Send Down the Rain

On 6/4 The MomHood wrote: Martin has done it again, with a playful and enticing tale. You can almost feel each character come to life and each story in itself is passionate and compelling. A twist in the story brings it into full gear and questions will be asked and answered. Coming together to rebuild, get second chances and ... Send Down the Rain

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Becoming the Talbot Sisters

Becoming the Talbot Sisters

On 5/18 The MomHood wrote: A truly wonderful story if sisters, love, loss and coming together to be someone for one another. With good intentions in and, the story has its twists and turns and in the end turns out winning. Rachel Linden is a wonderful writer and I look forward to reading what ever comes next. Ascension of Larks ... Becoming the Talbot Sisters

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Hurricane Season

Hurricane Season

On 5/7 The MomHood wrote: I was particularly intrigued to see this novel for review. I read Laura Dentons previous novel, The Hideaway, and was extrememly satisfied with it. I can say that for Hurricane Season as well. A very lovely story of Love, Loss, Hope and new beginnings. This novel brings you home, to characters you want ... Hurricane Season

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The Heart Between Us

The Heart Between Us

On 4/6 The MomHood wrote: I was waiting for a book like this. Such a heartwarming tale that gets you right to the core. Charming, Thoughtful, timeless. Such a sweet story of sisterhood, family bond, love and loss and getting over a fear that everyone has. The loss of a loved one. Theres no better read than finding adventure and ... The Heart Between Us

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Decluttering at the Speed of Lfie

Decluttering at the Speed of Lfie

On 3/20 The MomHood wrote: I was very excited to review this book, not only because my house is in desperate need of a declutter, but books like this give me the inspiration and motivation to actually get it done. With page by page instructions (pretty much) you can declutter your home quickly. With tips for each room of your ... Decluttering at the Speed of Light

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Reclaiming Shilo Snow

Reclaiming Shilo Snow

On 3/6 The MomHood wrote: I was so excited to see that the second installment to the "Snow" franchise was coming out for review. I absolutely loved the first, The Evaporation of Sofi Snow, and was stunned throughout. This is just the same. Enthralling, captivating, exciting, sad, happy, sci-fi and all of the above. Mary Weber ... Reclaiming Shilo Snow

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Imperfect Justice

Imperfect Justice

On 2/21 The MomHood wrote: I love a good crime thriller and this one is great! This is exactly what crime and legal novels should love up to. Its smart, is present and it also tugs at the heart strings a little which makes you fall in love with the people in it. Putman puts faith back in the justice system for all who have suffered ... Imperfect Justice

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All Things Bright and Strange

All Things Bright and Strange

On 2/1 The MomHood wrote: A compelling and extraordinary story and within it, layers of other stories that draw you into the time itself. Its a bit of folk mixed with myth and mystery which combined make for a book you can't put down. Overcoming personal demons, coming back from the brink of suicide and facing the truth gives ... All Things Bright and Strange

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The Crooked Path

The Crooked Path

On 1/15 The MomHood wrote: Sweet. Romantic. Compelling. Just a few words to describe a wonderful novel. It is thoughtful, provoking, honest, and humble. Joubert almost transforms you into another world and making it very difficult to put the book down. It is captivating, emotional and heart stirring and masterly crafted with tenderness ... The Crooked Path

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Hello Mornings

Hello Mornings

On 1/8 The MomHood wrote: Wow! Did I need this book n my life. Mornings have always been hard for me. Whether its crawling out of bed, being grumpy because I dodn't get enough sleep or my morning is busy from the second I get ready. Since reading this, I have had a few mornings now, where I felt better and more at ease. Using ... Hello Mornings

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Blessed Are the Misfits

Blessed Are the Misfits

On 12/30 The MomHood wrote: Very wonderful indeed! I actually recommended this for my Bible study group and we love the idea of it. It's not a traditional faith based book by any means. Many many people walk the Earth believing that conventional faith is silly. I fit in with this category. Church isn't the same from one corner ... Blessed are the Misfits

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Grace for Amateurs

Grace for Amateurs

On 11/30 The MomHood wrote: What a great book. Just what I needed to read to get back on my faith bandwagon. I've even shared the book with my Bible study group. It was very relevant to my life right now and with what I've been through in the past and as much as I dislike admitting that my faith can be Rocky, this book has given ... Grace for Amateurs

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Tommy Nelson's Brave Girls Confidential

Tommy Nelson's Brave Girls Confidential

On 11/3 The MomHood wrote: I was so excited to see that this was available for review. My daughter who reads the Brave Girls Devotional, loves how she can incorporate the stories into her own life. Confidential is just another piece to the puzzle of growing up as a young girl and helps the young reader understand that everyone ... Brave Girls Confidential

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The NIV Color Code Bible

The NIV Color Code Bible

On 10/25 The MomHood wrote: I was so very excited to be able to review this copy of the Bible. The color coded glossary makes this an easier Bible to read for adults AND children. The highlights give a clear indication as to what you are reading and how it is "decoded" in the bible. The color code system points you in the direction ... The NIV Color Code Bible

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Come and Eat

Come and Eat

On 10/16 The MomHood wrote: Who doesn't love food and the glorious gathering around the table? I know I sure do and this book provides great little tidbits along with wonderful recipes and just a dash of faith and inspiration. What great read and addition to the kitchen table and the hearts of my family. We will treasure all the ... Come and Eat

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Of Mess and Moxie

Of Mess and Moxie

On 9/13 The MomHood wrote: I was hooked from the very first page. Not only because it is realistically written, but because I relate on so may levels. What a great read and if your stuck in a part of your life where you don't feel like your "you", read this book and you'll soon realize, you are not the only one who has gone through ... Of Mess and Moxie

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Ascension of Larks

Ascension of Larks

On 9/6 The MomHood wrote: A wonderful story of adventure, love, faith and the will to go on. When a family needs someone to lean on, Maggie is there, but not with guilt and secrets which, makes this a wonderful book. Written with subtlety and charm with a bit of darkness and storm. Set on an island where things really start to ... Ascension of Larks

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As Southern As It Gets

As Southern As It Gets

On 8/25 The MomHood wrote: Such a charm of a read. I feel as if I already know the south just by reading it and I just might have to take a road trip to find out more. Packed full of insight, quotes, tid bits, etceteras and more, you'll want to make a visit yourself. All of the funny wisecracks, silly animal things and the heat, ... As Southern A It Gets

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Twenty-Two

Twenty-Two

On 7/8 The MomHood wrote: Not just a long stretch of letters but a great and meaningful conversation with a close friend. With wisdom, confidence and much kindness, you can't afford to miss out on this. Allison is an ideal and wonderful role model for girls of our generation and the girls of our future. All women need this book. ... Twenty Two

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Swipe Right

Swipe Right

On 6/17 The MomHood wrote: I truly beleive this book will change some things in your life. Spititually and Physically and forever change how you are in your relationships inside and outside of the bedroom. A great read to share with your partner and close friends. True, down to earth wisdom that you'll never forget and use for ... Swipe Right

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The Evaporation of Sofi Snow

The Evaporation of Sofi Snow

On 5/27 The MomHood wrote: An absolute compelling story about high tech gaming. A scary world to be in but highly readable and addictive. Its hard not to throw yourself into this novel and read it until the last page and than wonder. Intense, intriguing, riveting, smart, and beautiful. You step into a whole other universe that ... The Evaporation of Sofi Snow

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The Hideaway

The Hideaway

On 5/9 The MomHood wrote: Story of women and struggle, love, being lost and than being found. A novel about secrets past and present. Dive deep into the tale of a woman who has a story to be told. You will fall in love with the characters and their intriguing lives and stories and this novel will keep you reading long into the ... The Hideaway

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The Memory of You

The Memory of You

On 4/13 The MomHood wrote: There is an elegance to the raw emotion in this novel. Another intriguing story of hope and healing all tangled in the vines of the wine country. Overall it is an engrossing novel of family, mystery, hope, healing, romance and drama. Intelligently written and highly engaging. A great book to read with ... The Memory of You

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And Still She Laughs

And Still She Laughs

On 3/23 The MomHood wrote: A book to find hope even in the deepest of struggle and heartbreak. A riveting story of truth, tears, heartbreak, humor, survival and triumph. This is definitely one of those books you can keep coming back to for inspiration and hope. Its a kind of messy straight forwardness that just reels you in and ... and still she laughs

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Talk Yourself Happy

Talk Yourself Happy

On 3/10 The MomHood wrote: What do you do when you want your happy back? Read Kristi Watts book, Talk Yourself Happy. Spoken with vulnerability and humility. Bringing you close to home and launching an all out happy fest in your heart. It heals, restores and allows room for hope that goes far into the future. You will cry and ... Talk Yourself Happy

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A Harvest of Thorns

A Harvest of Thorns

On 2/19 The MomHood wrote: A heartfelt, and gripping tale of fashion and what it does to our men, women and children in poor countries. Well written and well researched. Corban Addison will hold you till the very last page and you will be telling yourself...whoa. Intriguing, deep, saddening. Just breathtaking. Beautiful story, ... A Harvest of Thorns

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The Angels' Share

The Angels' Share

On 1/21 The MomHood wrote: Something about prohibition era fascinates me yet scares me. Even if it fiction. I read this book, cover to cover and placing myself in each of the pages. I felt moved by the mystery and astounded by the magic of this story. A make believe place has been made real and is so vividly painted into your ... Angels Share

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Gabby Care

Gabby Care

On 1/21 The MomHood wrote: What a story. SO much going on but so worth the read. Its funny when you read the pages, you can't help but put yourself in her shoes and be her. There is loss, heartbreak, stress, triumph, trouble, excitement, hope and love all wrapped up into one tightly bound book. A wonderful read and a great story ... Gabby Care

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Precious Moments Little Book of God's Love

Precious Moments Little Book of God's Love

On 1/8 The MomHood wrote: I grew up with Precious Moments, my grandmother collected them and then passed them onto me, which I will do with m daughter someday. I saw this and requested a review copy for my daughter as a Christmas Gift and SHE LOVES IT. We try to read a passage every night and she loves how "cute" they are. Little ... So Precious

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The I Factor

The I Factor

On 12/12 The MomHood wrote: Its always good to love yourself and think of yourself from tie to time. This book tells you great ways to start the process and include yourself. For a successful life and relationships, The I factor is a great book to read to understand how to do that for yourself. Van Moody has written a very structured ... The I Factor

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Brave Girls 365-Day Devotional

Brave Girls 365-Day Devotional

On 11/13 The MomHood wrote: I specifically requested this book for my daughter. She has been having a rough time in school and so far this book has given her more confidence to be better, stronger and more faithful. She is now understanding that she is not alone in her feelings and actions and that no matter what, God is always ... Brave Indeed

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The Berenstain Bears Bedtime Devotional

The Berenstain Bears Bedtime Devotional

On 11/2 The MomHood wrote: The Berenstain Bearts Bedtime Devotional is now a routine in our household. My daughter especially loves how easy it is to understand, and loves the simple artwork. I grew up with The Berenstain Bears myself and I am so glad they are now a part of my daughters life. Wonderfully written and easy to understand ... Devoted to This

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The Candidate

The Candidate

On 10/20 The MomHood wrote: I'm not typically into reading about politics, but this novel really changed my mind about that. Terrifying, thrilling, corruption all in one tale. Very good read, and recommended for the book clubs. Taking you deep into the belly of the presidential election with intrigue and suspense. Is tis waht the ... The Candidate

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When Death Draws Near

When Death Draws Near

On 9/26 The MomHood wrote: Compelling and haunting. Rich and Deep. Strong character and plot and actually scary. Don't read this before bed unless you plan for some unsettling dreams. A gripping tale of twists and turns, and the book keeps you guessing about the bad guy. This book gets you hooked right from the very start and ... When Death Draws NEar

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The Hungering Dark

The Hungering Dark

On 9/26 The MomHood wrote: A wonderful read and a great read for your next book club meeting. Dark, gripping and edge of seat reading. About a box and secrets and a family that has to do everything they can to save the world from its power and plague. Strong characters, great plot and shockingly suspenseful. Centuries long hunt, ... The Hungering Dark

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Me Too

Me Too

On 9/16 The MomHood wrote: Deeply impactful book with lots of knowledge, heartfelt stories and some laughter inbetween. Jon Weece helps you realize you are not alone, God is with you and understands you. This book will help you live comfortable in your own skin. There is a community of people out there who go through struggles ... Me Too!

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The Things We Knew

The Things We Knew

On 9/1 The MomHood wrote: Catherine West has done it with this one. Captivating, intriguing and raw. A lovely read. I couldn't put it down and when I did, I rushed to pick the novel up again and read the next page. The characters stand out and leave an impression. I look forward to new things from Catherine and I highly recommend ... The Things we Knew

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Sister Dear

Sister Dear

On 7/29 The MomHood wrote: A chilling look at what love and marriage can be. This story took me by the hand and I read diligently until the end. I mirror to what we read in the headlines and see in real life. This is a heart stopping, fist clenching tale that explores love, trust and the things we will do to save the things that ... Sister Dear

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How to Live in Fear

How to Live in Fear

On 7/29 The MomHood wrote: As a living example of anxiety and fear, this book helps to detect and defeat the monster. With practical and spiritual principles that break patterns and torpedo you into a life of breakthroughs and helps you live your life vicariously. It is clear we are not defined by our weaknesses but defined by ... How to Live in Fear

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Forgiving My Daughter's Killer

Forgiving My Daughter's Killer

On 4/4 The MomHood wrote: Forgiving my Daughters Killer is a heartwarming, heartbreaking story about coming face to face with something that every parent dreads. The death of a child. Coming to grips with faith and sadness and overcoming the obstacles. This book is a true testament to just how much faith and forgiveness plays ... Book Review- Forgiving my Daughters Killer

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Game Over

Game Over

On 4/4 The MomHood wrote: Game Over by Andrew Klaven is the third book in The Mindwar Trilogy. Fact paced and creatively put together. It feels like a mix between a video game like world with real life situations, making this an out of the world experience. Meant for the younger readers, but definitely a great read for the older ... Book Review- Game Over

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Walk to Beautiful (Paperback)

Walk to Beautiful (Paperback)

On 2/24 The MomHood wrote: I recently read the book "Walk to Beautiful" by Jimmy Wayne with Ken Abraham and was instantly moved. Coming up from the foster care system and rising to fame, becoming a country music star and walking 1700 miles across America. I true story of triumph, loss, survival and overcoming adversity. A Walk ... Book Review- Walk to Beautiful

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Jesus Today Devotions for Kids

Jesus Today Devotions for Kids

On 2/4 The MomHood wrote: ...my 4 year old daughter loves it. She loves how easy it is to understand for her and how easy it is for me to read to her. She loves that she can hold it easily in her small hands, and every night we are both excited to read it! With the easy to read pages, large print for my daughter to read easily,we ... Book Review- Jesus Today

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