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Book Review: Giving Hope to Parents of Prodigals

I mentioned a few months ago that I'd joined an online group for Christian writers called the John 3:16 Marketing Network. Our goal is to uplift each other as we write the books God puts on our hearts -- whether it's through sharing ideas, lifting each other up in prayer, or helping spread the word… Continue reading Book Review: Giving Hope to Parents of Prodigals

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Book Review: Swept Away

In a publishing world where Christian fiction is trying to be more realistic for teens while still maintaining a Christian worldview, author Nicole O'Dell walks the fine line quite well. The books in her Scenarios for Girls series offer something I’ve not seen in other Christian YA novels – the chance for readers to truly… Continue reading Book Review: Swept Away

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Book Review: The Healer’s Apprentice

The Healer's Apprentice, by Melanie Dickerson Rose is a woodcutter’s daughter in 14th century Germany. Social classes have distinct divisions and expectations, but Rose has been pulled from the lowly life she experienced as a child. She’s been appointed as the apprentice to the town healer, Frau Geruscha, which means she lives on the castle… Continue reading Book Review: The Healer’s Apprentice

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Book Review: Lady In the Mist

Lady in the Mist, by Laurie Alice Eakes Tabitha Eckles is a unique woman in a time when women and men had very defined roles in society. It’s 1809, and Tabitha is an unmarried midwife for a coastal Virginia town. Tabitha focuses on her patients, other townspeople who need medical help, and her garden –… Continue reading Book Review: Lady In the Mist