Archive for the 'Books I Suggest' Category

Murder In Disguise A Preston Barclay Myster by Donn Taylor~Book Review

Thursday, November 16th, 2017

  About The Book: Official verdict: Suicide. But why would that vigorous department chairman kill himself? To avoid disgrace? Those rumored ventures on the dark side? Some other secret life? Visiting professor Preston Barclay wonders. But his questions bring no answers, only anonymous threats. He has enough problems already, proving himself on a strange campus […]

Liar’s Winter~By Cindy K Sproles~Book Review

Friday, September 29th, 2017

  About the book: Lochiel Ogle was born with a red-wine birthmark–and it put her life in jeopardy from the moment she entered the world. Mountain folks called it “the mark of the devil,” and for all the evil that has plagued her nineteen-year existence, Lochiel is ready to believe that is true. And the […]

Mercy Triumphs~By Jana Kelley~Book Review

Saturday, September 23rd, 2017

About the Book: Three women. Three impossible circumstances. One merciful God. Mia, an American Christian, has lived in Sudan so long that persecution, harassment, and danger have become commonplace for her. Her tough outer shell threatens to harden her heart while her newly Christian friends, Halimah and Rania, former Muslims, are forced to live in […]

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Rule Of Law~Randy Singer~Book Review

Wednesday, September 20th, 2017

About the Book: What did the president know? And when did she know it? For the members of SEAL Team Six, it was a rare mission ordered by the president, monitored in real time from the Situation Room. The Houthi rebels in Yemen had captured an American journalist and a member of the Saudi royal […]

Biography Recommendations?

Thursday, August 17th, 2017

I try to read a good book or two to stretch my brain a few times a year. I’m hoping to read Why Coolidge Matters soon….although I’ve not ordered it. I have a portion of Code Talkers by Chester Nez to finish. What have you read recently that I may enjoy? I also always have […]

A Name Unknown~by Roseanna M. White Book Review

Sunday, August 13th, 2017

  About the book: Rosemary Gresham has no family beyond the band of former urchins who helped her survive as a girl in the mean streets of London. Grown now, they are no longer pickpockets—instead they focus on high value items and have learned how to blend into upper-class society. Rosemary is beginning to question […]

The Ambition~ Lee Strobel~ Review

Sunday, July 30th, 2017

  I found this at the church library and decided to give it a try. I have to admit that at first, it was slow going and took me a bit to get into it but I kept at it and I’m glad I did. About the book: A corrupt judge in a mob murder […]

Kids’ Visual Study Bible~Review

Sunday, June 25th, 2017

  I was asked to review this Bible by Handlebar Press and said “sure!” About the Bible: The NIV Kids’ Visual Study Bible brings the Bible alive for children.The NIV Kids’ Visual Study Bible, for ages 8-12, brings the Bible to life in four-color illustrated splendor. This study Bible includes a spectacular full-color interior featuring […]

Driver Confessional~By David L Winters~Book Review

Sunday, June 4th, 2017

  About the Book: Ride share driver Antonio cruises the streets of Washington, D.C. looking for his next fare. He has an unusual gift for relaxing his customers and stimulating their desire to reveal more than they planned. By the completion of their ride, many feel so comfortable that they confess their sins great and […]

A Fragile Hope~By Cynthia Ruchti~Book Review

Saturday, April 22nd, 2017

  About the book: Hope grows when seeds are planted-even in the muddy middle of life. Josiah Chamberlain’s life’s work revolves around repairing other people’s marriages. When his own is threatened by his wife’s unexplained distance, and then threatened further when she’s unexpectedly plunged into an unending fog, Josiah finds his expertise, quick wit and […]