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American Phoenix

American Phoenix

On 9/24 DLNieman wrote: I am sure that it was in commemoration of the bicentennial of the War of 1812, that inspired Jane Hampton Cook to pen American Phoenix.The history/ biography of John and Louisa Adams is a well researched, well crafted story of the fall of John Quincy Adams  from his Senate seat, from which he expected ... Book Review: "American Phoenix: John Quincy and Louisa Adams, the War of 1812, and the Exile That Saved American Independence" by Jane Hampton Cook

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4 Stars

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Globequake

Globequake

On 1/27 DLNieman wrote: Globequake:  Living in the Unshakable Kingdom While the World Falls Apart by Wallace HenleyThomas Nelson PublishersISBN 978159555014My copy Globequake came in the mail shortly after the re-election of President Obama and weeks before the Doomsday date of 12/21/2012.  My concern was ... Review: Golbequake: Living in the Unshakable Kingdom While the World Falls Apart by Wallace Henley

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5 Stars

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Grace

Grace

On 11/6 DLNieman wrote: Max Lucado tackles the topic of grace once again in Grace:  More Than We Deserve Greater Than We Can Imagine.  In Chapter 1 he introduces the concept of grace as a life altering event, that changes our lives forever.  Using illustrations that conjure up both white water rafting and baptism, ... Review:: "Grace: More Than We Deserve Greater Than We Can Imagine" by Max Lucado

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5 Stars

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By Faith, Not By Sight

By Faith, Not By Sight

On 5/24 DLNieman wrote: I am a sucker for a story about someone overcoming the odds to achieve success.  Add to that a story about a man born blind, a Christian, a classically trained musician and an accomplished popular recording artist you have many of the things that hook me into loving a popular memoir.  By Faith ... Book Review: "By Faith Not By Sight" by Scott MacIntyre with Jennifer Schuchmann

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5 Stars

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The Coming Revolution

The Coming Revolution

On 3/7 DLNieman wrote: In The Coming Revolution, Dr. Richard G. Lee starts with the unsettled nature of politics world wide and asks the question:  What will our revolution be like?  With the emergence of the Occupy movement and the Tea Party movement, we have the two opposing ideas about the role of government in ... Review: The Coming Revolution by Dr. Richard G. Lee

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3 Stars

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The Quotable Rogue

The Quotable Rogue

On 8/28 DLNieman wrote: This is a review of The Quotable Rogue:  The Ideals of Sarah Palin in Her Own Words edited with a Foreward by Matt Lewis, written for Book Sneeze.My introduction to Sarah Palin came on a Friday afternoon while at my local bank.  Presidential candidate, John McCain's announcement of Sarah Palin ... Pleasantly Surprised by the Quotable Rogue

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4 Stars

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The Faith of Ronald Reagan

The Faith of Ronald Reagan

On 3/22 DLNieman wrote: The following review was posted on Barnes and Noble. com and Book Sneeze.Ronald Reagan is arguably the most important president of the United States in contemporary American history.  Democrats seek to roll back his influence on both the economic and social fronts.  While Republicans seek to ... Book Review: The Faith of Ronald Reagan by Mary Beth Brown

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3 Stars

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The Treasure of God's Word

The Treasure of God's Word

On 11/3 DLNieman wrote: The King James Version of the Bible has been a standard in both English Literature and Bible scholarship. It continues to influence the work Bible translation today. Jack Countryman has put together a beautiful tribute to the translation, just in time for the 400th anniversary of the translation. Beginning ... Anniversary Book is Truly a Treasure

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5 Stars

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One Hand, Two Hands

One Hand, Two Hands

On 9/28 DLNieman wrote: This book was reviewed for Book Sneeze.Max Lucado has pleased children and adults alike with his writings over many Years. This book does not disappoint. One Hand, Two Hands recounts many of the fun things that children can do with their hands. It goes on to give children some ideas for helpful things ... Book Review: One Hand, Two Hands by Max Lucado

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5 Stars

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God's Promises for Boys

God's Promises for Boys

On 8/3 DLNieman wrote: The following is from the review I posted on Barnes and Noble. ComJack Countryman and Amy Parker understand boys. Boys are full of hopes, dreams, energy and imagination "God's Promises for Boys" taps into all the above and even more. The book starts with God's promises in various circumstances: happy, ... "God's Promises for Boys" Promises Great Devotional Reading

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5 Stars

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A Century Turns

A Century Turns

On 5/8 DLNieman wrote: Posted 05/08/10: on Barnes and Noble.com It seems like only yesterday, but it was over twenty years ago since 1988. In 1988 I was teaching in a small Christian school. I was casting my first vote as a real tax paying adult. The Berlin Wall divided the world into East and West and we were wondering ... A Century Turns: New Hopes, New Fears by William J. Bennett

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4 Stars

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Free Book

Free Book

On 2/5 DLNieman wrote: Bood Review Free Book by Brian TomeThomas Nelson PublishersCopyright 2010Life at it’s best is like a rollercoaster; full of ups and downs. Too often though, fear, legalism and the opinions of others makes life an uphill climb without the exhilaration of flying down the hill full-speed, defying the ... Free Book: Good News for a Beaten Down World

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5 Stars

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