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With this Pledge

With this Pledge

On 1/21 Joanna Yates wrote: November 30, 1864 proved to be a bloody night for Franklin, Tennesee. The battle that took place that night all but decimates the Confederacy. Thousands of men have died, and the Carnton mansion has been turned into a makeshift hospital to help the wounded. Captain Roland Ward Jones is one of the ... Reading Roundup: With This Pledge

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4 Stars

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Defiant Joy

Defiant Joy

On 12/24 Joanna Yates wrote: Finding joy in the midst of tragedy and happiness seems impossible. The events that we face in our everyday lives impact our ability to be happy. However, the Bible calls for us to “be joyful always”. Always. Not just when the events in our life are positive, but it even when we are at the lowest ... Defiant Joy

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5 Stars

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Who I Am with You

Who I Am with You

On 12/8 Joanna Yates wrote: Summary: “Who I Am With You” is the debut novel of the Legacy of Faith Series by Robin Lee Hatcher. This story surrounds the modern life of Jessica and Ridley, as well as the former life of Jessica’s great-grandfather. Jessica Mason has just experienced a horrific tragedy in her life. As horrible ... Reading Roundup: Who I Am With You

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4 Stars

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Catching Christmas

Catching Christmas

On 11/27 Joanna Yates wrote: Finn Parish is just another cab driver in an Uber obsessed world. Once a prominent chef, he is now barely making ends meet and relying on his fares to pay his rent. One day, shortly before Christmas, he gets a call from dispatch about a fare who must be taken to the doctor. Upon arriving at the ... Reading Roundup: Catching Christmas

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4 Stars

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On Magnolia Lane

On Magnolia Lane

On 11/21 Joanna Yates wrote: I am always saddened when I finish a series, especially one as good as the Blue Ridge Sunrise series. Each book, I fall more and more in love with the characters. The last book is bittersweet because I want to read those characters stories, but I also do not want to end the characters forever. It ... On Magnolia Lane

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5 Stars

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Whiter than Snow

Whiter than Snow

On 10/24 Joanna Yates wrote: Bonnie Turner has moved to the Upper Peninsula of Michigan, referred to as the UP. After a chance encounter with Brad Jorgenson, she finds herself taking part in recreational activities destined to turn her into a “Yooper”. The activities help her, and Brad build a friendship, and Bonnie to learn ... Whiter Than Snow

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2 Stars

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