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Once Upon a Prince

Once Upon a Prince

On 5/16 AvidReaderRN wrote: Once Upon A Prince by Rachel Hauck is a fun read. Suzanne thinks she is getting to her boyfriend of 12 years. Adam has other plans. Suzanne loses her man, her job, and her place to live in the space of two weeks. She’s overwhelmed and empty. Then she meets Nate and things change. This is chick-lit ... Chick-Lit At Its Finest

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4 Stars

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The Judgment Stone

The Judgment Stone

On 5/15 AvidReaderRN wrote: The Judgment Stone by Robert Liparulo is the second book in the Immortal Files series and it is as good as the first book. Jagger and his family are healing from the adventure of the first book at St. Catherine’s Monastery when the monastery is attacked by the Clan. The Clan is another group of immortals ... Great Read

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Altar Ego

Altar Ego

On 4/12 AvidReaderRN wrote: Altar Ego by Craig Groeschel explores what it means to sacrifice our egos in order to live from our altar egos. By Craig’s definition our altar ego is discovering who we are in Christ. Craig gives us examples from his life with humor and transparency. He talks about how God transformed him into a ... Be Bold

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gods at war

gods at war

On 3/11 AvidReaderRN wrote: gods at war” by Kyle Idleman is a look at what is taking the place of God in our lives. Kyle speaks of money, sex, success, food and other areas that each follower of Christ should examine in their life. It is easy for us to go about our routines and not focus on God and let other things become our ... Read This Book

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Unglued Devotional

Unglued Devotional

On 2/6 AvidReaderRN wrote: Unglued Devotional is the companion devotional to the book Unglued:Making Wise Choices in the Midst of Raw Emotions by Lysa Terkeurst. I have not read the book, but after reading the devotional I will be. This is a 60 day devotional with a different topic for each day and a scripture verse to ponder. ... 60 days Wasn't Enough

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Red Letter Revolution

Red Letter Revolution

On 1/8 AvidReaderRN wrote: The red letters in our Bibles is what this book is concentrating on. The words of Jesus himself. Tony and Shane dialogue between themselves on numerous topics and what they feel Jesus was saying about them. Topics like Liturgy, Civil Disobedience, National Debt and Reconciliation. There are many more ... Dialogue on Important issues

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4 Stars

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Jesus

Jesus

On 11/10 AvidReaderRN wrote: Jesus A Theography is informative. It connects the First (Old) Testament with the Second (New) Testament. Jesus is not only in the Second Testament but is just as present in the First Testament. This is essentially a biography of Jesus from the beginning in Genesis to Revelation. I enjoyed this book ... Jesus A Theography by Leonard Sweet and Frank Viola

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The 13th Tribe

The 13th Tribe

On 3/21 AvidReaderRN wrote: his book spans 3,000 years. It has romance, mystery, drama, gun fights, and swords fights. It’s setting is in Virginia, Paris, and Mt. Sinai . It’s about a family that has come through a painful time and is starting over in another part of the world. And it’s about another “family” that wants ... The 13th Tribe by Robert Liparulo

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5 Stars

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Waking Hours

Waking Hours

On 10/16 AvidReaderRN wrote: Dani Harris is a forensic psychiatrist. In previous cases she’s been the wing man to her boss, but not in this case. A homicide that has the sleepy town of East Salem scared. A group of teens have a party one night and one of them ends up dead in a grotesque fashion. The problem is the teens say they ... Fascinating Read

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4 Stars

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Water's Edge

Water's Edge

On 7/22 AvidReaderRN wrote: Tom Crane has followed in his father’s footsteps in becoming a lawyer and it’s a good thing. He is about to become partner in his law firm, but his dad has recently died and he has to close down his dad’s small town law firm. As he starts going through his dad’s folders he finds some information ... Liked it A Lot

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Jesus, My Father, The CIA, and Me

Jesus, My Father, The CIA, and Me

On 6/13 AvidReaderRN wrote: What is life like to a child growing up with an alcoholic father that works for the Central Intelligence Agency? Ian Cron gives us a glimpse of what it is like. His dad was away on extended trips at times and then was without a job for a period of time when depression set in and the alcohol took over. ... Has A Way with Words

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Nick of Time

Nick of Time

On 5/24 AvidReaderRN wrote: Nick Polchak is a forensic entomologist and he has single focus when it comes to bugs and murder. He is a member of the Vidocq Society which meets once a month and discusses cold cases from all over the country. His friend Pete wants him to come to the next meeting. The problem with that is that Nick ... Entertaining

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A Cowboy's Touch

A Cowboy's Touch

On 3/18 AvidReaderRN wrote: Abigail is having health issues and her mom and sister are forcing her to go to Montana to rest and to check on her great-aunt. Instead of resting she becomes a nanny to Maddy, an eleven year old that is being raised by her widowed dad, Wade. Abigail and Wade become attracted to each other but they both ... A Cowboy's Touch by Denise Hunter

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A Billion Reasons Why

A Billion Reasons Why

On 1/30 AvidReaderRN wrote: Katie McKenna is happy with her life as a special needs teacher in California. She lives with her long-time best friend, Eileen and is about to become engaged to a man she feels very safe with. Then Luc DeForges walks back into her life. Luc was the love of her life eight years ago and then he turned ... A Billion Reasons Why

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The Liturgical Year

The Liturgical Year

On 1/6 AvidReaderRN wrote: Growing up in a Protestant church we never followed the Liturgical calendar. I remember that after I was married and started attending a church in a different city they had Advent readings the four Sunday's leading up to Christmas. That was as Liturgical as I got and it started to call to me. Growing ... Helping me grow spiritually

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A Time to Dance

A Time to Dance

On 12/6 AvidReaderRN wrote: John and Abby Reynolds have been married for 21 years. All of their friends and family think they have the perfect marriage, but John and Abby know the truth. They’ve been living in the same house for the last few years and going through the motions. Their marriage has been a farce and it has reached ... A Time to Dance

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3 Stars

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Love, Charleston

Love, Charleston

On 8/31 AvidReaderRN wrote: . Love, Charleston is a story about three cousins, Della, Lish, and Anne. All three ladies are each unique and yet the best of friends.  Della is a teacher with a daughter and artistic husband. Lish is a doctor that lives in her Nana’s house with her husband and two kids. Anne is the single ... Love, Charleston by Beth Webb Hart

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Love on a Dime

Love on a Dime

On 7/18 AvidReaderRN wrote: One of my favorite genres to read is historical fiction but, this book was a little bit of a let down for me. This story is about a young lady that pens dime novels. She writes under a different name so that her family and their friends don’t find out. It wasn’t acceptable to society to write those ... Love On A Dime

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3 Stars

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Never Let You Go

Never Let You Go

On 5/27 AvidReaderRN wrote: Lexi Solomon has not had an easy life. She is a single mom trying to pay her bills the best way she can. She is a hard worker and loves her daughter with a passion. But seven years before the book begins, her sister was killed and her world has never been the same. Her ... Never Let You Go by Erin Healy

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Hand of Fate

Hand of Fate

On 4/5 AvidReaderRN wrote: When a opinionated radio-talk show host, Jim Fate,  is murdered, the Triple Threat Club gets involved.  This homicide has so many suspects and a few that stand out as the culprit. Nicole, Allison, and Cassidy, the members of the Triple Threat Club, all have a role to play in the investigation. Nicole is the lead ... Hand of Fate by Lis Wiehl

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3 Stars

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Kaleidoscope

Kaleidoscope

On 3/2 AvidReaderRN wrote: From the Back Cover: “In Kaleidoscope, the inimitable Patsy Clairmont uses her insightful brand of humor to sift through the gems of Scripture’s most diverse book, hold them up to the light, and find inspiring reflections of the divine that bring clarity to our world.” This “diverse ... Kaleidoscope by Patsy Clairmont

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3 Stars

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Buried Alive

Buried Alive

On 1/21 AvidReaderRN wrote: by Roy Hallums Thomas Nelson Publisher This is a true story of Roy Hallums kidnapping while in Iraq working as a contractor.  He was held in captivity for 311 awful, horrible days. The Iraqis that held him beat him repeatedly, lied to him, kept him tied up and blindfolded, and barely fed him. His family-his ex-wife, 2 ... Buried Alive: The True Story of Kidnapping, Captivity, and a Dramatic Rescue

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3 Stars

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