Reviews by Cara Putman

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The Scent of Rain

The Scent of Rain

On 1/14 Cara Putman wrote: For those who love Kristin Billerbeck’s chick-lit (I adored the Ashley Stockingdale series), you might think this book will be similar. It’s good – just different. There are deeper themes, and full realization of the flawed nature of humans. We’re all broken and trying to find our way. This book ... Light, fun read

Cara Putman's Rating:

4 Stars

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In The Shadow Of The Sun King

In The Shadow Of The Sun King

On 8/31 Cara Putman wrote: Because I have French Huguenot ancestors, this story intrigued me. It was fascinating to get a glimpse into what life would have been like in such a difficult time (17th Century France). The author draws deft pictures of the palaces and France. And the complexities of the times and relationships are ... Interesting Historical Set in 16th Century France

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4 Stars

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The Sweet By and By

The Sweet By and By

On 1/4 Cara Putman wrote: This book doesn't fit neatly in a category, which is probably why the publisher calls it general fiction. It's not a straight romance, though there's a strong romantic storyline. It's not straight women's fiction, though I'd say this thread is the strongest. Instead, I'd call this a relationship drama. ... Review: Sweet By and By

Cara Putman's Rating:

4 Stars

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Fearless

Fearless

On 12/7 Cara Putman wrote: he last couple weeks I've read Max Lucado's latest release Fearless. My husband first introuduced me to Max's books long before we were married. Eric worked at a Christian bookstore while in college and thought I would enjoy his book. I can't remember what the first one I read was titled, but I enjoy ... Fearless: Ready to Tackle Life

Cara Putman's Rating:

5 Stars

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The Faith of Barack Obama

The Faith of Barack Obama

On 8/25 Cara Putman wrote: As I've mentioned, this year it has been really hard for this political junkie to get excited about the presidential election. I think the fact that one candidate has clearly expressed his faith, while the other is such a maverick left me wondering what to believe. Plus, if I never received another one ... Review: The Faith of Barack Obama

Cara Putman's Rating:

4 Stars

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