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Nelson's Complete Book of BIble Maps and Charts, 3rd Edition

Nelson's Complete Book of BIble Maps and Charts, 3rd Edition

On 1/29 MamaGames wrote: We were given the opportunity to review Thomas Nelson’s Complete Book of Bible Maps and Charts this month, and I have to say that my son was completely fascinated with it, as he is with most any atlas or book of charts. This book is more than 450 pages long and laid out to follow the order of stories ... Helpful Maps for Bible Stories

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4 Stars

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The Boy Who Changed the World

The Boy Who Changed the World

On 1/29 MamaGames wrote: My daughter was excited to receive a picture book to help me review, and, as usually happens, her brother was sucked into the story too! The Boy Who Changed the World is a picture book by Andy Andrews, distributed by Tommy Nelson, that is based on the idea of the “butterfly effect” – that all ... Review: The Boy Who Changed the World

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4 Stars

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The Noticer

The Noticer

On 7/8 MamaGames wrote: I have to apologize to the folks at Thomas Nelson. I accepted this book with the understanding that my review (and hundreds of others) would be written on Monday the 27th, in a big promotional push. It was just after midnight that day that my husband's brother died, and this review - and lots of other ... A Different Way of Looking at Things

MamaGames' Rating:

3 Stars

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Word of Promise Next Generation New Testament MP3 Set

Word of Promise Next Generation New Testament MP3 Set

On 7/8 MamaGames wrote: Several months ago - before our lives were derailed by two crises - we received a set of cds from Thomas Nelson which contained the entire New Testament on mp3.  Regular readers probably understand that we take the New Testament in the same vein as D’Aulaire’s Norse Myths - good stories with interesting people and ... Review: New Testament on MP3

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4 Stars

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The Read & Share DVD Bible - Volume 1

The Read & Share DVD Bible - Volume 1

On 3/18 MamaGames wrote: We just received the Read and Share DVD Bible Volume 1 from Thomas Nelson to review.  It’s a 60-minute dvd, broken down into 13 different stories ranging from The Beginning, Adam and Eve, and the Flood up to Jesus is Born, Jesus Tempted by Satan and One Lost Sheep.  Each story is just 3 minutes, ... Review: Read and Share DVD Bible Volume 1

MamaGames' Rating:

3 Stars

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Skeeter and the Mystery of the Lost Mosquito Treasure (DVD)

Skeeter and the Mystery of the Lost Mosquito Treasure (DVD)

On 3/9 MamaGames wrote: You might remember that I’m on the list of Thomas Nelson Book Review Bloggers.  It has been an interesting chance to take a look at some of the items published by this Christian company - some cross the line for me into discomfort, and others are open enough in their world view to intrigue me. This ... Review: Skeeter and the Mystery of the Lost Mosquito Treasure

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3 Stars

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Moon Shines Down

Moon Shines Down

On 2/4 MamaGames wrote: A story lost, and then found: The Moon Shines Down was written years ago by Margaret Wise Brown (Goodnight Moon, Runaway Bunny) and tucked away with numerous other manuscripts; it was discovered recently and has just been published fifty-six years after the death of the author. The manuscript as Brown ... Book Review: The Moon Shines Down

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House of Dark Shadows

House of Dark Shadows

On 12/23 MamaGames wrote: The nice young man in the big brown truck brought me a package today, and this time it was something I could open before Christmas. The folks at Thomas Nelson Book Review Bloggers sent me a copy of Robert Liparulo’s book, House of Dark Shadows. First, a quick note about Thomas Nelson and their program. ... Review: House of Dark Shadows

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Holding Fast

Holding Fast

On 11/13 MamaGames wrote: Yesterday’s mailbox held Holding Fast: The Untold Story of the Mount Hood Tragedy by Karen James. I read a large chunk of it last night and finished this morning. Holding Fast is the story of three mountain climbers who were overcome by an accident and then a terrible storm near the summit of Mount ... Book Review: Holding Fast

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