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Murder Simply Brewed

Murder Simply Brewed

On 4/9 Manderley wrote: I really enjoyed the premise of this book. I loved the pairing of Hannah and Amber as amateur sleuths. The characters worked well together and I think the author weaved a great story combining the side by side living of the Amish and English with a great murder mystery. I would love to see this turn ... Murder Simply Brewed: A Book Review

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4 Stars

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The People Factor

The People Factor

On 3/10 Manderley wrote: I thoroughly loved this book. I am currently in a place in my life where I am evaluating the relationships I am in, and this book was exactly the tool I needed to really dig deep into the heart of my relationships and make intelligent decisions regarding their place in my life. Moody offers many biblical ... The People Factor by Van Moody: A Book Review

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5 Stars

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Dear Mr. Knightley

Dear Mr. Knightley

On 1/8 Manderley wrote: I absolutely adored this book from start to finish. My motivation for reading has been off for quite some time and this book was exactly what I needed to reignite that passion. I immediately became drawn to Sam, the main character, and engrossed in her story. Her letters to Mr. Knightley felt honest ... Refreshingly Good Read!

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5 Stars

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Sherlock Holmes and the Needle's Eye

Sherlock Holmes and the Needle's Eye

On 7/4 Manderley wrote: As a huge fan of Sherlock Holmes, I just had to read this inventive biblical crossover. This was a very interesting and unique look at some of the mysteries of the bible…many I had never even considered before. Going back in time with Holmes and Watson, I felt like I was actually present during some ... A Unique Combination!

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4 Stars

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52 Little Lessons from It's a Wonderful Life

52 Little Lessons from It's a Wonderful Life

On 10/1 Manderley wrote: This little book was inspiring! With 52 lessons, all drawn from a piece of this beautiful film, it is sure to leave the reader feeling inspired, enriched and with a deeper understanding of God and themselves! As I read through the lessons, being an avid It’s a Wonderful Life fan, I was amazed by all ... It Really is a Wonderful Life!

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5 Stars

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Max On Life

Max On Life

On 5/16 Manderley wrote: Given the opportunity to review another Max Lucado book, I was not disappointed. Max Lucado’s unique and easy-to-read writing approach shines through in this Q&A style book. Full of questions on a wide variety of subjects, with relevant, biblical and easy to understand answers, this book is a great ... Max on Life, A Book Review

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4 Stars

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The Quotable Chesterton

The Quotable Chesterton

On 2/11 Manderley wrote: If you are a fan of G. K. Chesterton (author of such fine works as The Man Who Was Thursday) then this book is for you. G.K. Chesterton is known for his wit and wisdom, and this book packs it in. Arranged alphabetically, this book is chock full of meaningful quotes by Chesterton throughout his life ... The Quotable Chesterton, A Book Review

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4 Stars

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Outlive Your Life

Outlive Your Life

On 12/2 Manderley wrote: It’s been quite some time since I’ve read a Max Lucado book. That being said, I’ve always appreciated his writing style, and this book is no exception. This book in-particular is an easy to read, inspiring and motivational read. To me, it kind of felt like a devotional, it even included a prayer ... No one can do everything, but everyone can do something.

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5 Stars

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