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Truth Stained Lies

Truth Stained Lies

On 6/3 Angie Boy wrote: From the Back: Cathy Cramer is a former lawyer and investigative blogger who writes commentary on high-profile homcides.  When she finds a threatening note warning her that she's about to experience the same kind of judgment and speculation that she dishes out in her blog, Cathy writes it off as ... Truth Stained Lies - A Book Review

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4 Stars

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Threads of Grace

Threads of Grace

On 2/24 Angie Boy wrote: From the Back: When Grace Beiler was only a girl, she was married off to an older Amish man in order to save her family's farm.  Years later, she finds herself newly widowed and a mother to a young son.  She has finally fled her sad past and plans to settle into a quite life in Pennsylvania. ... Threads of Grace - A Book Review

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3 Stars

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Grace

Grace

On 1/13 Angie Boy wrote: So, I've had "Grace - More Than We Deserve, Greater Than We Imagine" by Max Lucado on my reading list for a while now. Somehow it kept getting pushed back by other books. I'm glad I finally got around to finishing it and putting my thoughts on paper. This is an interesting book. It's not a deep, ... Grace - A Book Review

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4 Stars

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Call of A Coward

Call of A Coward

On 8/27 Angie Boy wrote: From the Back:  Moses never wanted to be a leader.  Jonah ran away from his missions call.  And when Marcia Moston's husband came home with a call to foreign missions, she was sure God had the wrong number.  His call conflicted with her own dreams, demanded credentials she didn't ... Call of a Coward - A Book Review

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4 Stars

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Beauty for Ashes

Beauty for Ashes

On 4/9 Angie Boy wrote: Book Description:  After losing her husband in the Civil War, Carrie Daly is scared she will never have the family she longs for. Eligible bachelors are scarce in Hickory Ridge, Tennessee, but Carrie has found love. Not the weak-in-the-knees kind, but something practical. Still, she isn't quite ... Beatuy for Ashes - A Book Review

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4 Stars

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Daily Gifts of Grace

Daily Gifts of Grace

On 1/10 Angie Boy wrote: Daily Gifts of Grace is a little devotional book of writings from the women behind the "Women of Faith" tour. It includes devotionals from Patsy Clairmont, Lucy Swindoll, Lisa Whelchel, Joni Eareckson Tada and more. I haven't finished the book entirely since I want to use it throughout the year. But, ... Not Really Worth It

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2 Stars

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The Baker's Wife

The Baker's Wife

On 12/12 Angie Boy wrote: Book Description: Before Audrey was the baker's wife, she was the pastor's wife.  Then a scandalous lie cost her husband a pastoral career. Now the two work side-by-side running a bakery, serving coffee, and baking fresh bread. But the hurt still pulls at Audrey.  Driving early one morning ... The Baker's Wife - Book Review

Angie's Rating:

3 Stars

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It's Not About Me

It's Not About Me

On 9/11 Angie Boy wrote: Synopsis: Pop culture and psychobabble tell us to make ourselves the center of the universe in order to be happy. Churches have communicated the false idea that God exists to give us all that we selfishly want. In this book, Max Lucado reminds us that it's not about us, it's all about God. It is through ... It's Not About Me - Book Review

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4 Stars

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Beyond Opinion

Beyond Opinion

On 5/31 Angie Boy wrote: I've had this book for a LONG time and am just now getting around to posting the review. The time in between receipt and review should in no way imply that I didn't like the book. This is a hard-to-read book but in a good way. It is packed with well researched, well written material but takes a long ... Beyond Opinion - Book Review

Angie's Rating:

5 Stars

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Outlive Your Life

Outlive Your Life

On 9/10 Angie Boy wrote: I was eagerly awaiting this new book from Max Lucado. I was thrilled to see an author with a following like Lucado tackle the issue of the Church’s responsibility to those in poverty. The book opens with several stories to set the pace and then by Chapter 4, Lucado is presenting the Gospel. I was glad ... Good Book, Excellent Premise

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4 Stars

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The Hole in Our Gospel (Trade Paperback)

The Hole in Our Gospel (Trade Paperback)

On 6/25 Angie Boy wrote: I've been meaning to write this review for a few weeks now...I finished Richard Stearns The Hole in Our Gospel and can easily say it is one of the most powerful, thought-provoking books I've read recently. Stearns is the current head of World Vision, a child sponsorship organization known worldwide for ... Book Review - The Hole in Our Gospel

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5 Stars

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You Can Be Everything God Wants You To Be

You Can Be Everything God Wants You To Be

On 4/19 Angie Boy wrote: I got Max Lucado's You Can Be Everything God Wants You to Be in the mail from Thomas Nelson. It's a small little book, perfect to give as a gift to someone graduating from high school or someone who needs a little self-esteem pick-me-up. Lucado uses excerpts from one of his other books (Cure for the ... Lucado Book

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3 Stars

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The Chronological Guide to the Bible

The Chronological Guide to the Bible

On 4/9 Angie Boy wrote: So, I have gotten through my latest Thomas Nelson book "Chronological Guide to the Bible." I was excited about getting this one because I'm a Bible-geek. While I am impressed with the overall layout of the book and think it will be a useful tool, it is a somewhat difficult read. A lot of the introductory ... Book Review

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2 Stars

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Healing Sands

Healing Sands

On 2/25 Angie Boy wrote: I finally finished my latest BookSneeze book review, Healing Sands by Nancy Rue and Stephen Arterburn. It was different than what I usually read and took a little bit of time getting into. The book starts very slowly and it took getting to about halfway through before the action picked up and I really ... Healing Sands Book Review

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4 Stars

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Kabul 24

Kabul 24

On 10/19 Angie Boy wrote: Last weekend, I finished reading the book Kabul 24 by Henry O. Arnold and Ben Pearson. This book chronicles the story of the 24 Shelter Now International (SNI) workers kidnapped in Afghanistan in 2001. The story outlined in these pages is nothing short of amazing.As the book opens, the arrests of the ... Book Review - Kabul 24

Angie's Rating:

4 Stars

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