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Jesus Calling for Christmas

Jesus Calling for Christmas

On 10/6 Jessie Young wrote: I have been reading the Jesus Calling book for a long time so I was excited to see a Christmas themed book. I am excited to add it to my advent reading. My very first thoughts about this book upon opening it up was how beautiful the images were. They are all Christmas/Winter in theme and are gorgeous. ... Jesus Calling for Christmas

Jessie's Rating:

4 Stars

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An Amish Family

An Amish Family

On 9/29 Jessie Young wrote: Kathleen Fuller writes the best Amish short stories I've ever read! They are so well balanced, perfectly paced, and super fun too. I often struggle with short story collections because the stories take so long to develop and then boom they're over just as you feel like you're getting somewhere. This ... An Amish Family

Jessie's Rating:

5 Stars

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The Solace of Water

The Solace of Water

On 8/10 Jessie Young wrote: Have you every read a book that stays with you… for a looong time? This is one of those books. It’s deep, heavy, reminiscent, and reflective but full of acceptance, love, joy, grace and forgiveness. It’s the story of how grief covers you and takes over your being and won’t let you go sometimes. ... Solace of Water

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5 Stars

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Am I Enough?

Am I Enough?

On 7/26 Jessie Young wrote: Do you ever feel like you just can’t keep on? Feel like you can’t meet expectations? Want to be someone different? Feel defeated and want to hide? As women, I’m sure we have all felt these things at one time or another. We believe lies about ourselves and about God even. This book is for you!I ... am i enough?

Jessie's Rating:

4 Stars

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Amish Celebrations

Amish Celebrations

On 7/17 Jessie Young wrote: These short stories are not your typical short stories. They aren't the type of short stories that feel rushed at the end. They are well timed and full stories just in short form. The author does such a good concise job of writing a story plot, developing characters, and tying up the ending that they ... Great Novella Collection!

Jessie's Rating:

4 Stars

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Becoming the Talbot Sisters

Becoming the Talbot Sisters

On 7/4 Jessie Young wrote: My favorite part of this story was the characters’ jobs. I love cooking so the food network aspect was intriguing to me. I also have been on a missions trip to Romania so the Eastern European, former Communist country setting was also incredibly appealing to me. I loved the details about the countries ... Becoming the Talbot Sisters - A Book Review

Jessie's Rating:

4 Stars

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