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Tell Her No Lies

Tell Her No Lies

On 11/16 thischattanoogamommysaves wrote: It's my first romantic suspense read by Irvin, but I was pleasantly delighted and couldn't put it down. It's such a great read and had so much to offer. It started a little slow, but picked up quickly and really caught my attention. It offered unexpected twists and turns. The suspense will definitely ... keeps you guessing!

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Catching Christmas

Catching Christmas

On 10/31 thischattanoogamommysaves wrote: I’ve heard nothing, but great things about Terri Blackstock and her work. She has an amazing ability to draw readers in, take them on an emotional roller coaster, and leave readers on the edge of their seats wanting more. I fell in love with her work last year, so I knew I had to read Catching Christmas. ... Catching Christmas by Terri Blackstock {Book Review}

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Delayed Justice

Delayed Justice

On 10/4 thischattanoogamommysaves wrote: This is the third book in the Hidden Justice series, but it stands well on its own. I didn’t feel like I was missing back story or character development. Putman has a raw talent for drawing readers in and bringing them to the edge of their sets while making us feel like we are right there in the mist ... Delayed Justice

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Becoming Mrs. Lewis

Becoming Mrs. Lewis

On 9/20 thischattanoogamommysaves wrote: I knew that I wanted to read this book after reading the synopsis. It was my first read by Patti Callahan, but it definitely won't be my last. Callahan has a great way of drawing readers in and making them feel in the moment as the story unfolded. It was written well and offered a steady pace that was ... Becoming Mrs. Lewis

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Freedom's Light

Freedom's Light

On 9/5 thischattanoogamommysaves wrote: I fell in love with Coble's writing last year. She's truly talented and has a wonderful way of engaging her readers while bringing them to the edge of their seat in suspense. This book was much like her previous books in that aspect. I couldn't put it down. I felt a connection to the characters and truly ... Freedom's Light By Colleen Coble {Book Review}

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White as Silence, Red as Song

White as Silence, Red as Song

On 8/22 thischattanoogamommysaves wrote: This was such a cute story that's filled with young love, passion, determination, and those goofy teenage butterflies. The story was originally a huge hit in Italy and is set to release in the US in September. This is a book that I could see all of the teenage girls reading. It offers an adolescent voice ... White as Silence, Red as Song

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Once Upon a Farm

Once Upon a Farm

On 8/19 thischattanoogamommysaves wrote: Joey and Rory's story is one that will make you cheer, make you laugh, and make you cry all in the same sentence. It's captivating, moving, and heartwarming. I was captured from page one and couldn't put this read down. It offered a steady pace and a look into the unexpected, the heartbreak, the grief, ... grab your tissues!

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Through the Autumn Air

Through the Autumn Air

On 8/15 thischattanoogamommysaves wrote: This is the third book in the beloved Every Amish Season series by bestselling author, Kelly Irvin. While I hadn't read the first book, I did read the 2nd. This book stands well on it's own and doesn't leave the reader feeling left out or confused. It is well written and easy to follow. I truly love ... Through the Autumn Air By Kelly Irvin {Book Review}

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An Amish Family

An Amish Family

On 8/6 thischattanoogamommysaves wrote: Fuller did an amazing job with these 4 short stories. They are well developed, well paced, and offer characters that you can relate to. I love that they didn't feel rushed, but instead developed throughout the story at a steady pace. The ending of each story was complete and didn't leave gaps. These ... An Amish Family: Four Stories By Kathleen Fuller {Book Review}

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Amish Celebrations

Amish Celebrations

On 7/28 thischattanoogamommysaves wrote: I was quite impressed with these short stories. They weren't rushed and they offered a steady pace. The characters were relatable and the stories caught my attention. They were well written and thought out. The author did an amazing job at fitting everything in and really developing each story. Each ... Amish Celebrations: Four Novellas By Beth Wiseman {Book Review}

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Arms of Mercy

Arms of Mercy

On 7/21 thischattanoogamommysaves wrote: This is the second book in the Amish Mercies series, but it stands well on its own. I love that I didn't feel lost or confused at all considering I hadn't previously read book one. The book offers a steady pace and was easy to follow. The characters come alive and are relatable. I've really fallen for ... Arms of Mercy By Ruth Reid {Book Review}

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Formula of Deception

Formula of Deception

On 7/21 thischattanoogamommysaves wrote: Parks is among my favorite authors. I fell in love with her a while back and look forward to new reads. She has a way with words that draws readers in to the edge of their seats and leaves you in suspense as you flip through the pages. I finished this read in record time and loved every second of it! ... Another Wonderful Read from Parks!

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What Blooms from Dust

What Blooms from Dust

On 7/5 thischattanoogamommysaves wrote: It takes a special kind of author to take the grit of the dust bowl and turn it into a great read that really connects with readers. The story was well written, easy to follow, and enjoyable. I wasn't too familiar with the time period prior to reading this book, but it came off very authentic. I loved ... What Blooms from Dust By James Markert {Book Review}

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The Love Letter

The Love Letter

On 7/5 thischattanoogamommysaves wrote: Hauck has a way with words that engages readers and brings the story to life. I thoroughly enjoyed this read. It offers a steady pace and amazing characters that you can relate to. I really love Chloe and her determination. She has a spark about her and I totally feel like we could be best friends in ... The Love Letter By Rachel Hauck {Book Review}

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When Hope Begins

When Hope Begins

On 6/10 thischattanoogamommysaves wrote: Grab a box of tissues because this book will take you on an emotional roller coaster from start to finish. West did an amazing job at engaging readers and bring the story to life. The characters are captivating, well developed, and relatable. The story offers a steady pace and makes it so hard to put ... When Hope Begins By Catherine West {Book Reviews}

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The Solace of Water

The Solace of Water

On 6/1 thischattanoogamommysaves wrote: This was my first read by Elizabeth Younts. She has a unique writing style and brings to life characters and a story we can all relate to. I love how the characters come to life. They are relatable, battle personal issues, and really make you see yourself in them. While this story is based in the 50's, ... The Solace of Water By Elizabeth Younts {Book Review}

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Unbreakable

Unbreakable

On 6/1 thischattanoogamommysaves wrote: Sara Ella did an amazing job at closing out this 3 book young adult fantasy series. It was an emotional roller coaster from start to finish. I have become a huge fan of Sara Ella. She creates magic with her words and draws the reader in. She pulls you to the edge of your seat, pulls you in, and doesn't ... Unbreakable By Sara Ella {Book Review}

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Send Down the Rain

Send Down the Rain

On 5/18 thischattanoogamommysaves wrote: This was my first read by Charles Martin, but it did not disappoint! It's a steady paced read that is full of emotion and great characters. I found it hard to put down once I started reading. Martin brings you to the edge of your seat and sucks you right into the story. I found myself invested into the ... Send Down the Rain By Charles Martin {Book Review}

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Honeysuckle Dreams

Honeysuckle Dreams

On 5/18 thischattanoogamommysaves wrote: I fell in love with Denise Hunter last year. She's an amazing author that brings her stories to life and pulls her readers into the story. This read was no different! It was packed with emotion, great characters that are relatable and fun, a great story line, and tons of unexpected twists and turns. ... Honeysuckle Dreams By Denise Hunter {Book Review}

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An Amish Heirloom

An Amish Heirloom

On 4/24 thischattanoogamommysaves wrote: I've become quite fond of Amish reads and this book of four stories was simply amazing. All four stories were well written, easy to follow, and full of life. I loved the story combinations and how they flowed well. The characters were well developed and faced real life situations. This was a great ... An Amish Heirloom By Amy Clipston, Beth Wiseman, Kathleen Fuller, Kelly Irvin {Book Review}

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The Weaver's Daughter

The Weaver's Daughter

On 4/24 thischattanoogamommysaves wrote: Ladd is an amazing author. She has whit and a sense of knowledge that really brings the story to life. It's a steady paced read that was intriguing, relatable, and gut wrenching. I loved the characters and felt a connection almost immediately. The story flowed well and was easy to follow. I found it ... The Weaver's Daughter By Sarah E. Ladd {Book Review}

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Hurricane Season

Hurricane Season

On 3/30 thischattanoogamommysaves wrote: This was my first read from Denton, but it surely won't be my last. It's a steady paced read that offers well developed characters, an easy to follow storyline, and connection. It was a little slow at first, but quickly drew me in, keeping me up past bedtime on more than one occasion. The characters ... Hurricane Season By Lauren K. Denton {Book Review}

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The Heart Between Us

The Heart Between Us

On 3/30 thischattanoogamommysaves wrote: This read is an emotional roller coaster. It brings happiness, joy, heartache, pain, and much more! It's a steady paced read that has so much to offer. It's well written, easy to follow, and offers great characters. Each character was relatable, well developed, and lovable. I was highly impressed by ... The Heart Between Us By Lindsay Harrel {Book Review}

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If I Live

If I Live

On 3/15 thischattanoogamommysaves wrote: I've heard great things about Terri Blackstock and her work. Rumor has it she has an amazing ability to draw readers in, take them on an emotional roller coaster, and leaves readers wanting more. I must admit, that's no small task- but the rumors are true! Blackstock pulled me in from the beginning. ... If I Live By Terri Blackstock {Book Review}

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The Man He Never Was

The Man He Never Was

On 2/27 thischattanoogamommysaves wrote: There's very few books that sucked me in from the first page, but this was one of them. I was hooked from page one and couldn't put it down! Rubart has such an amazing talent and his way with words are magical. The words flowed and the story was fast paced. I loved the modern take on Dr. Jekyll and Mr. ... The Man He Never Was By James L. Rubart

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Steal Away Home

Steal Away Home

On 2/27 thischattanoogamommysaves wrote: This was my first read from Coffey, but it will not be my last. He has such a unique writing style that drew me in and left me wanting more. The Characters were well developed and relatable. The story flowed well and offered a steady pace. I'm not a huge sports fan, but the story was easy to follow ... Steal Away Home By Billy Coffey {Book Review}

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Stronger than the Struggle

Stronger than the Struggle

On 2/2 thischattanoogamommysaves wrote: We all face spiritual battles and sometimes that can take over and set in more doubt than necessary. Luckily, this book will help you face those battles and take them head on. It's well written and provides insight that words can't even describe. I love that each chapter offers empowerment points, which ... Stronger than the Struggle Uncomplicating Your Spiritual Battle By Havilah Cunnington {Book Review}

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Amish Sweethearts

Amish Sweethearts

On 2/2 thischattanoogamommysaves wrote: I've fallen in love with Amish reads lately. Clipston did an amazing job at bringing these stories to life and building her characters. I love that the characters were well developed and relatable. It made the stories easy to read and follow. I could envision the stories as if I were actually there. ... Amish Sweethearts By Amy Clipston {Book Review}

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Beneath the Summer Sun

Beneath the Summer Sun

On 1/16 thischattanoogamommysaves wrote: This is book 2 in the Every Amish Season series, but it stood well on its own. I didn't feel like I was missing back story since I haven't yet read book 1. The characters are well developed and relatable. The story line offers a steady pace and really pulls you in. This powerful story will pull you into ... Beneath the Summer Sun By Kelly Irwin {Book Review}

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Staying Stylish

Staying Stylish

On 12/27 thischattanoogamommysaves wrote: I've loved Candace since I was a kid. She's always had such great style and confidence. I couldn't wait to get my hands on this book. It's well written and easy to follow. I love that it's full of tips from clothing to hairstyles to healthy eating.  This book will help you find your style and confidence. ... Staying Stylish Cultivating a Confident Look, Style, and Attitude By Candace Cameron Bure {Book Review}

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You're Gonna Love Me

You're Gonna Love Me

On 12/27 thischattanoogamommysaves wrote: Robin Lee Hatcher has a way with words! She lures her readers in and sucks them so deep into the story that it’s hard to put the book down, even just for a moment.  I fell in love from very beginning.  It’s well written, developed, and unpredictable. The story offers a steady pace and several twists. ... You're Gonna Love Me By Robin Lee Hatcher {Book Review}

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A Place at Our Table

A Place at Our Table

On 11/17 thischattanoogamommysaves wrote: This is book 1 in the Amish Homestead Series. It's well written and grabbed my attention from the start. The story was believable and easy to follow. The characters were well developed and relatable. I love how true the characters were to the Amish lifestyle. This was a steady paced read that kept me ... A Place at Our Table By Amy Clipston {Book Review}

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The Crooked Path

The Crooked Path

On 11/10 thischattanoogamommysaves wrote: I love Joubert's writing style.  It offered a unique twist and a fast paced storyline. It was full of history and well developed characters.  I couldn't put this book down as it brought me to the edge of my seat.  I did have a few parts where I felt like I was missing content or backstory, but overall ... The Crooked Path By Irma Joubert {Book Review}

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Perennials

Perennials

On 11/7 thischattanoogamommysaves wrote: This was my first read from Cantrell. I was intrigued by the cover as well as the synopsis and was truly looking forward to this read. However, it was lacking for my personal taste.  Cantrell has an easy to read writing style and her characters are well developed and relatable.  The story line offered ... Perennials By Julie Cantrell {Book Review}

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Home All Along

Home All Along

On 10/31 thischattanoogamommysaves wrote: This was a fast paced read that grabbed my attention right off the bat. I love how I felt like I was there throughout the entire read and how relatable the characters are. I experienced a roller coaster of emotions as I read this book. Wiseman did an amazing job at keeping me on the edge of my seat as ... Home All Along By Beth Wiseman {Book Review}

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Love Held Captive

Love Held Captive

On 10/31 thischattanoogamommysaves wrote: Gray is an amazing author and has a way of captivating readers. While this is the 3rd book in the  Lone Star Hero series, it stood well on its own. I didn't feel lost at any point or like I was missing back story.  The characters were well developed and relatable. The story line was steady  and intriguing.  ... Love Held Captive By Shelley Shepard Gray {Book Review}

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Perfectly Unfinished

Perfectly Unfinished

On 10/6 thischattanoogamommysaves wrote: Andrea's story was touching and relatable. We all feel the need to be perfect. I loved how open and honest this read was and that it really made you look at your own life. It was a steady read that kept me involved. It definitely makes you realize that even those that seem to be perfect are struggling ... Perfectly Unfinished By Andrea Logan White with Cindy Lambert {Book review}

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One Christmas Bear

One Christmas Bear

On 10/1 thischattanoogamommysaves wrote: This was such an adorable read that's perfect for Christmas time. I loved how the pages were brightly illustrated and grabbed my little one's attention. The words rhymed and it also helped with counting, number recognition, and sounds. She reads it each night before bed now. It's a great book that is ... One Christmas Bear By Anne Vittur Kennedy {Book Review}

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Come and Eat

Come and Eat

On 9/17 thischattanoogamommysaves wrote: This was my first read from Bri McKoy. I wasn't familiar with her before this read, but she definitely has a talent. This book was remarkable. I love how inspiring and down to Earth it was. It was a steady paced read that reminded me just how important  it is to step away from busy day to day life and ... Come and Eat: A Celebration of Love and Grace Around the Everyday Table By Bri McKoy {Book Review}

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An Amish Christmas Love

An Amish Christmas Love

On 9/8 thischattanoogamommysaves wrote: I've recently fell in love with Amish reads and this one combined my new love with an all time favorite--- Christmas! Of course, I had to dive into it the moment it arrived.  This great read is made up of 4 novellas that are fast paced and easy to read. I love that each one contains a glossary of terms ... great fast paced read!

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A Time to Stand

A Time to Stand

On 9/1 thischattanoogamommysaves wrote: This was my first read from Whitlow, which thoroughly impressed me. I love his ability to draw readers in, keep them entertained, and inspire them all at the same time.  This was a fast paced read that I couldn't put down and  left me wanting more as I finished it.  Whitlow took current headlines ... What An Amazing Read!

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Abiding Mercy

Abiding Mercy

On 8/26 thischattanoogamommysaves wrote: I've recently found a new love for Amish reads, but this is unlike any other I've read! This is book 1 in the Amish Mercies series and offers well developed, complex characters. I love that it's well written and draws readers in to the edge of their seats with unexpected twists and turns. This book ... Abiding Mercy By Ruth Reid {Book Review}

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The Space Between Words

The Space Between Words

On 8/26 thischattanoogamommysaves wrote: This was my first read from Phoenix, but it definitely won't be my last! Phoenix has a wonderful and unique way of writing that draws the readers in and brings them to the edge. Full of emotion, relatable characters, and a well developed story- this book is a must read. I love how each character has ... The Space Between Words By Michele Phoenix {Book Review}

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The Promise of a Letter

The Promise of a Letter

On 8/20 thischattanoogamommysaves wrote: This is the 2nd book in the series, but it stands on its own quite well. I loved that I didn't feel left behind or as if information was missing since I hadn't read the first book in the series yet. The book is well written and draws readers in. The characters are well developed and relatable. This book ... The Promise of a Letter By Kathleen Fuller {Book Review}

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When Parenting Isn't Perfect

When Parenting Isn't Perfect

On 8/18 thischattanoogamommysaves wrote: Parenting is a hard job and we always feel like we have to be the perfect parent. This book  is beautifully written and provides tons of insight, motivation,  and guidance. I love that it's raw and presents the bare truths about parenting. We have to accept that we aren't perfect and that parenting ... When Parenting Isn't Perfect By Jim Daly with Paul Asay {Book Review}

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Before You Hit Send

Before You Hit Send

On 8/11 thischattanoogamommysaves wrote: Social media is an addiction like no other. We all find ourselves glued to the time lines and interacting with people we've never met on a daily basis. Sure, it has the potential to enrich your life. You can stay in contact with family, share pictures and videos, and even learn about new recipes. However, ... Before You Hit Send By Emerson Eggerichs {Book Review}

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Portrait of Vengeance

Portrait of Vengeance

On 8/5 thischattanoogamommysaves wrote: This was my first read from parker, but I was blown away at how amazing it was! Parker did  an amazing job at interacting with readers on an emotional and intellectual level. I love how well written this book was and how relatable the characters were. The plot thickened with each page turn and I couldn't ... Portrait of Vengeance By Carrie Stuart Parks {Book Review}

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Ascension of Larks

Ascension of Larks

On 8/1 thischattanoogamommysaves wrote: This book was well written, has deep well developed characters that are relatable, and was a fast read.  I really wasn't sure what to expect, but was surprised. There were parts that really  took me back that I loved and there were parts that I wasn't really sure how to feel about.  It took a few ... Ascension of Larks By Rachel Linden

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As Southern As It Gets

As Southern As It Gets

On 7/24 thischattanoogamommysaves wrote: I'm southern born and raised, but was clueless about quite a few things in this book. There were several that really hit home and some that my mom really enjoyed and remembered from her childhood. This book was fun to enjoy with someone and share memories, search for the ones we didn't know, and wrinkle ... As Southern As It Gets By H. Jackson Brown {Book Review}

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Unraveling

Unraveling

On 7/16 thischattanoogamommysaves wrote: Everyone knows the old saying "Don't judge a book by its cover"...Yeah, well sometimes it's hard not to. I'll admit, the cover alone draws readers in.   The book is well written, has a steady pace, and has good characters. The characters are well developed, important to the story, and relatable. This ... Unraveling By Sara Ella {Book Review}

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The Writing Desk

The Writing Desk

On 7/16 thischattanoogamommysaves wrote: This book really drew me in and took me on an adventure. Hauck is an amazing writer and really engages the reader. This book was well written and hard to put down. The characters well  developed, relatable, and so different from one another. The story does ping between two time settings. While this ... The Writing Desk By Rachel Hauck {Book Review}

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Beneath Copper Falls

Beneath Copper Falls

On 7/2 thischattanoogamommysaves wrote: I've never been a fan of jumping into the middle of a series because I always feel like I'm missing something. However,  this book did an amazing job at standing alone. I didn't feel like I was missing out nor did I feel like I needed to go back and read  the previous 5 books to get a better understanding. ... Beneath Copper Falls By Colleen Coble {Book Review}

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The Separatists

The Separatists

On 6/25 thischattanoogamommysaves wrote: Wiehl is one of my favorites! Her writing style is unique and intriguing. She draws the reader in, leaves them on the edge of their seat, and takes them on a ride of a lifetime. This book is full of twists and turns at every corner, developed characters, and a story that will leave you wanting more! This ... The Separatists: A Newsmakers Novel By Lis Wiehl with Sebastian Stuart

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Don't Settle For Safe

Don't Settle For Safe

On 6/25 thischattanoogamommysaves wrote: As women we often feel drained, overwhelmed, and under valued.  Sarah Jakes Roberts knows that all too well and shares her story in this beautifully written book. I love the truth and honesty behind it. Roberts does a wonderful job at engaging with the reader and being open. I love that I felt connected ... Don't Settle For Safe By Sarah Jakes Roberts

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It Started with Goodbye

It Started with Goodbye

On 6/11 thischattanoogamommysaves wrote: What a debut that June has made with this amazing read! The cover is really what drew me in, but the story did not disappoint. It's well written, full of surprises, and moving. I love that the characters are well developed and relatable. I think it's a story that the teenage version of ourselves could ... A Story That's Upbeat and Fun!

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The Sweet Smell of Magnolias and Memories

The Sweet Smell of Magnolias and Memories

On 6/4 thischattanoogamommysaves wrote: I've read many books lately, but this has to be among my top 3 favorites- if not my absolute favorite! It's well written and relatable. It draws the reader in and keeps them on the edge of their seat. I love that there are twists and turns that aren't predictable.   The books stands alone and isn't ... AMAZING READ!

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Hello Stars

Hello Stars

On 6/1 thischattanoogamommysaves wrote: My 8 year old daughter loves to read and I love that about her. She read this book in no time at all. I was taken back by how quick she finished and asked if there was another one. (Luckily for her, there is) As a mom, I'm concerned with the pressure that the spotlight, society, and all the stars put ... Hello Stars By Alena Pitts with Wynter Pitts {Book Review}

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A Stranger at Fellsworth

A Stranger at Fellsworth

On 5/21 thischattanoogamommysaves wrote: This is my first read from Sarah E. Ladd. I found her writing style to be unique, intriguing, and developed.  The characters were relatable, but could offer more development. However, there was enough development and suspense to engage the reader. I found it quite easy to relate to Annabelle. She has ... Great Read!

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Beyond Justice

Beyond Justice

On 5/2 thischattanoogamommysaves wrote: This book was a page tuner. I was addicted from the first page! This was my first read from Putman, but I'll definitely be looking for more from her. The story is well written, offers a fast pace, and plenty of twists and turns. It's suspenseful and will keep you on the edge of your seat as you turn ... A must read!

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The Hideaway

The Hideaway

On 4/24 thischattanoogamommysaves wrote: Lauren Denton is a wonderful writer, so much so that I never would have known that this is her first book. It was well written, developed, and realistic. The characters are well developed and relatable.  The book is told from two different points of view and two different time frames. One of Sara and ... Great Read!

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You'll Think of Me

You'll Think of Me

On 4/17 thischattanoogamommysaves wrote: Robin Lee Hatcher has a way with words! She lures her readers in and sucks them so deep into the story that it's hard to put the book down, even just for a moment.  I fell in love with You'll think of me from the very beginning.  It's well written, developed, and unpredictable. The story offers a steady ... You'll Think of Me By Robin Lee Hatcher {Book Review}

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The Memory of You

The Memory of You

On 3/31 thischattanoogamommysaves wrote: This was my first read by Catherine West, but was pleasantly surprised by her unique writing style, creative twists and turns, and realistic feel.  The characters are well developed and have an edge. The pace was perfect. It left me wanting to know more and flipping pages, but didn't go fast that I ... The Memory of You By Catherine West {Book Review}

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The Berenstain Bears Bless Our Pets

The Berenstain Bears Bless Our Pets

On 3/13 thischattanoogamommysaves wrote: I grew up watching and reading Berenstain Bears so I love that my kiddo gets to experience all the wonders they have to offer as well. Each one always has a meaning that really makes it stand out from other kid books/shows.  This one is particularly fun because it combines two important factors- faith ... A Great Read with beautiful illustrations and meaning!

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Hope for Each Day

Hope for Each Day

On 3/7 thischattanoogamommysaves wrote: I’ve always loved devotional books- especially those centered on faith. I love the way they take one verse or one story and break it down into terms that we can understand and relate to. This book is no different- except it’s made with kids In mind! The book offers a bright and bold cover that is ... Hope for Each Day: 365 Devotions for Kids By Billy Graham {Book Review}

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Talk Yourself Happy

Talk Yourself Happy

On 2/20 thischattanoogamommysaves wrote: Everyone deals with moments of self doubt, emotional turmoil, and obstacles that stand in the way. However, Kristi Watts does a wonderful job at showing us that there is a light at the end of the tunnel. I love how she shares her personal story of struggles. The good, bad, and pure ugly- she exposed ... Captivating read!

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After the Cheering Stops

After the Cheering Stops

On 1/27 thischattanoogamommysaves wrote: It's not often you don't catch my TV/surround sound blaring some sort of ball. My husband is a die hard fan, and in return, I cheer and support too! However, after reading this book- I'm not sure I will ever look at the game the same again. I wasn't familiar with Grant Feasel before reading this book, ... After the Cheering Stops By Cyndy Feasel with Mike Yorkey {Book Review}

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Strengths Based Marriage

Strengths Based Marriage

On 1/11 thischattanoogamommysaves wrote: I was quite disappointed to find that I needed to pay to do the Clifton Strenthsfinder assessment, which is quite expensive considering both of us would need to take it. Of course, I didn't do that.. However, the book still offers some insight and gives you some great things to think about. It covers ... Strengths Based Marriage By Jimmy Evans & Allan Kelsey {Book Review}

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The I Factor

The I Factor

On 1/2 thischattanoogamommysaves wrote: I can’t tell you how many times I’ve felt like I keep running into the same problem, much like a hamster on a wheel. Constantly moving, but going nowhere at all. This always frustrates me, but thanks to this amazing read- I now understand it’s not about the wheel. Resolving the never ending wheel ... An Excellent Read That's Full Of Insight and Purpose!

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