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Grieving God's Way

Grieving God's Way

On 7/24 booklover wrote: Greiving God's Way by Margaret Brownley had a profound affect on me. I review complimentary books for Thomas Nelson Publishers, but I have never reviewed a book from them that I needed more or learned as much from at a time when I needed it most. My husband was diagnosed with Leukemia in March and ... GRIEVING GOD'S WAY

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One Big Thing

One Big Thing

On 7/17 booklover wrote: One Big Thing by Phil Cook was my new complimentary book by Thomas Nelson Publishers to review. I thought this book couldn't possibly be as good as his book JOLT, but I was wrong. Phil Cook just gets it and is gracious enough to share it with the rest of us. All of us struggle with discovering what ... One B1G Thing by Phil Cook

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Mondays with My Old Pastor

Mondays with My Old Pastor

On 6/22 booklover wrote: Thanks to Thomas Nelson Publishers for providing this wonderful wisdom packed book Mondays with My Old Pastor by Jose Luis Navajo for me to review. How do you review a book that has so much wisdom for pastors or anyone feeling discouraged and often lonely. He has lived it and come away with so much ... Mondays with My Old Pastor by Jose Luis Navajo

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By Faith, Not By Sight

By Faith, Not By Sight

On 6/8 booklover wrote: By Faith, Not by Sight by Scott MacIntrye with Jennifer Schuchmann was a well written book that would be an inspiration to anyone. I was not a viewer of American Idol so I was unaware of who Scott MacIntyre was before reviewing this complimentary book sent to be to review. I was inpressed by the color ... By Faith, Not By Sight by Scott MacIntyre

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Redemption

Redemption

On 5/24 booklover wrote: I absolutely loved reading Redemption as my complimentary book from Thomas Nelson Publishers to review. This was not your typical olympic star book. The best part of the book was the life leading up to winning the coveted Gold metal. It is a story of a Christian mother not giving up on her son and ... Redemption by Bryan Clay

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Heaven in her Arms

Heaven in her Arms

On 5/10 booklover wrote: Heaven in Her Arms by Catherine Hickem would make a wonderful Mother's Day gift. It does tell us reasons why God Chose Mary to Raise His Son, but it has even more insight into motherhood for each woman. A good point the author makes is that while there are many male heros in the Bible we seem to only ... Heaven in Her Arms by Catherine Hickem

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3 Stars

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The Truth About Grace

The Truth About Grace

On 4/27 booklover wrote: The Truth About Grace by John MacArthur is yet another great bible study for my collection of John MacArthurs books. The author is very good at presenting the study in a way that everyone can understand. I love the scriptures that he includes for self study to back up his views. I have enjoyed this ... The Truth About Grace by John MacArthur

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Love Does

Love Does

On 4/22 booklover wrote: I just finished my complimentary book for reviewing by Thomas Nelson Publishers and still can't quit laughing. I read the entire book in just one day and found it to be filled with wisdom and humor. Bob Goff lives life to the fullest while walking with Jesus. The author took fun risks that most of ... LOVE DOES by Bob Goff

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3 Stars

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Empty Promises

Empty Promises

On 4/16 booklover wrote: EMPTY PROMISES by Pete Wilson was my complimentary book for reveiw by Thomas Nelson Publishers. EMPTY PROMISES was not a disappointment. I enjoyed reading it and wished Icould have read it 50 years ago. It is a quick read, but every word is right on and could save all of us from chasing empty promises ... EMPTY PROMISES

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4 Stars

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I Love You to God and Back

I Love You to God and Back

On 3/31 booklover wrote: I really enjoyed reviewing my complimentary book from Thomas Nelson Publishers by Amanda Lamb. This book was not at all what I expected it would be like to read. I thought it would be a book that a mother would read to her child at night and instead it is a book about devotions she had with her daughter ... I Love You To God And Back by Amanda Lamb

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1,000 Days

1,000 Days

On 3/22 booklover wrote: Reviewing my complimentary copy of 1,000 Days by Jonathan Falwell was a real pleasure for me. I have long been a supporter of his late father Jerry Falwell and now I know that great Falwell books will continue to be published by his son. I loved the informative scripture filled chapters and the five ... 1,000 Days by Jonathan Falwell

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4 Stars

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Great Day Every Day

Great Day Every Day

On 3/7 booklover wrote: I was reading my complimentary book GREAT DAY EVERY DAY by Max Lucado only hours after receiving it to review. Max Lucado is one of my favorite authors and this book will not disappoint you. Max helps us to see how we can make even the worst days of our lives good days. I loved the DAILY COMPASS tips. ... Great Day Every Day by Max Lacado

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4 Stars

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The Founders' Key

The Founders' Key

On 2/18 booklover wrote: The Founders' Key by Larry P. Arnn is a complimentary book sent to me by Thomas Nelson Publishers for my review. I enjoyed this book very much and was in need of the assurance that the devine and natural connection between the Declaration and the Constitution by our founders is absolutely necessary ... The Founders' Key

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The Coming Revolution

The Coming Revolution

On 2/2 booklover wrote: If you are a patriot and worried about The United States of American you must read this book I received as a complimentary book to review for Thomas Nelson Publishers. You will remember Dr. Lee as editor of The American Pariot's Bible and a noted historian. He gives us the history of our proud country ... The Coming Revolution by Dr. Richard G. Lee

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Daily Gifts of Grace

Daily Gifts of Grace

On 1/3 booklover wrote: I considered it perfect timing when I received my complimentary copy of Daily Gifts of Grace by Women of Faith from Thomas Nelson Publishers. It is a devotion book with a devotion for everyday of your year. I was looking for a good devotional book for 2012 and it just doesn't get any better than devotions ... Daily Gifts of Grace by Women of Faith

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Nearing Home

Nearing Home

On 12/14 booklover wrote: I loved Billy Graham's latest book and was honored to get a complimentary copy to review. How could anyone not be blessed by reading the words of Dr. Graham. I was especially blessed because of my senior status, but this is clearly a book to be read by all ages with its guide to how to accept and what ... Billy Graham Nearing Home

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It Is Dangerous to Be Right When the Government Is Wrong

It Is Dangerous to Be Right When the Government Is Wrong

On 11/12 booklover wrote: My complimentary Copy of It Is Dangerous to BE RIGHT When The GOVERNMENT IS WRONG by Judge Andrew P. Napolitano was a real eye opening book for me to review. I knew I would enjoy the book since I am a fan of Judge Napolitano ever since seeing him on FOX but I had no idea that it would be so frightening ... It is Dangerous to BE RIGHT When The GOVERNMENT IS WRONG

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4 Stars

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The Love & Respect Experience

The Love & Respect Experience

On 10/6 booklover wrote: The Love and Respect Experience by Dr. Emerson Eggerichs is a one of a kind devotional for couples. I say it is one of a kind because it is husband friendly and enjoyed as much by the man as his wife. It is skillfully writen and includes scripture, prayers, insights and action points. The beautiful ... The LOVE & RESPECT EXPERIENCE

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Has God Spoken?

Has God Spoken?

On 9/8 booklover wrote: I learned so much by reading my complimentary copy of HAS GOD SPOKEN? by HANK HANEGRAAFF. The author is best known to you as The Bible Answer Man host. Every page of this book is backed up by scripture and offers proof of the Bible stories that many critics have refused to believe as true accounts. ... HAS GOD SPOKEN? by HANK HANEGRAAFF

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Stained Glass Hearts

Stained Glass Hearts

On 8/18 booklover wrote: I really enjoyed reading and reviewing my complimentary copy of Stained Glass Hearts by Patsy Clairmont. It is yet another encouraging book by author and speaker Patsy Clairmont. She compares our broken hearts and the broken pieces to the beautiful mosaics made of broken colored stones and glass and ... STAINED GLASS HEARTS BY PATSY CLAIRMONT

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4 Stars

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God's Promises for the American Patriot - Deluxe Edition

God's Promises for the American Patriot - Deluxe Edition

On 7/25 booklover wrote: GOD'S PROMISES for the AMERICAN PATRIOT is a gift book that will be cherished by the one receiving it. It is beautifully written with a perfectly chosen cover and presentation page. A combination of stirring devotions each followed by a page of scriptures. It stirs patriotism and love of God in the ... God's Promises for the American Patriot

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The Final Hour

The Final Hour

On 7/9 booklover wrote: I won this book the Final Hour by Andrew Klavan for answering a question. This book is juvenile fiction and is the third book in a series of adventurous book for juvenile readers. The story is interesting and action packed so that even an adult could enjoy reading the story. I have been reading Andrew ... The Final Hour

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Billy Graham in Quotes

Billy Graham in Quotes

On 7/9 booklover wrote: Billy Graham in Quotes is book you will find yourself reading over and over again. It has in topic form all the questions you have and used to be able to ask when Dr. Graham had a newpaper column many years ago. This book offer you comfort and bible knowledge and you will refer to it often. I wish ... BILLY GRAHAM in Quotes by Franklin Graham with Donna Lee Toney

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Be the People

Be the People

On 6/17 booklover wrote: BE THE PEOPLE by Carol M. Swain, PhD should be required reading for all Christian Americans that are concerned about America's need to reclaim the values that our founders laid out for us. You will be totally shocked at some of the information provided in this book by the courageous woman who loved ... BE THE PEOPLE by Carol M. Swain, PhD

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Money Secrets of the Amish

Money Secrets of the Amish

On 6/6 booklover wrote: The complimentary book I am reviewing for Thomas Nelson Publishers is Money Secrets of the Amish by Lorilee Craker. I would have given this book a 6 star if I could've, because it has made a profound difference in my spending since I read it. The Miller Family is a father, mother and 14 children who ... Money Secrets of the Amish by Lorilee Craker

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Rejoice (CD)

Rejoice (CD)

On 5/19 booklover wrote: I am a big fan of the Women of Faith conferences so when I received the complimentary copy from Thomas Nelson Publishers I was thrilled. I was not disappointed and after listening to it over and over it always puts me in a mood of worship and rejoicing. I put it in my computer and I have to stop typing ... Women of Faith WORSHIP rejoice

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The Book that Made Your World

The Book that Made Your World

On 4/30 booklover wrote: My complimentary book to read and review for Thomas Nelson Publishers was The Book That Made Your World by Vishal Mangalwadi. This book is so filled with information that sometimes I had to reread it and sometimes I had to just take a break from reading it. If you are a well educated intelligent reader ... THE BOOK THAT MADE YOUR WORLD by Vishal Mangalwadi

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4 Stars

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The Final Summit

The Final Summit

On 4/18 booklover wrote: The Final Summit was a complimentary book sent to me by Thomas Nelson Publishers. It is a difficult book to review because it is written much the same as C.S. Lewis writes and what it means to me might not be the same that it means to you. The main character is David Ponder a successful business man ... The Final Summit by Andy Andrews

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Max On Life

Max On Life

On 4/18 booklover wrote: I was very excited when my complimentary book from Thomas Nelson was delivered because Max is my favorite author and I have read all of his many books. The subtitle is Answers and Inspiration for Today's Questions and that was right on. There are 172 questions answered and backed up by scripture in ... MAX ON LIFE by Max Lucado

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Lead. Serve. Love.

Lead. Serve. Love.

On 4/18 booklover wrote: I was delighted to review this new complimentary book LEAD SERVE LOVE by Gregory E. Lang and published by Thomas Nelson Publishers. This gift book with it beautiful cover and presentation page is an attitude changer. There are 100 devotions and scripture that have three words to help us be like Jesus. ... LEAD SERVE LOVE by GregoryE. Lang

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Jolt!

Jolt!

On 4/13 booklover wrote: My complimentary book from Thomas Nelson Publishers was JOLT! by Phil Cooke. This book far exceeded my expectations because unlike other business/economic motivational books it was not just advantagious to your work life, but just as helpful to your personal life. I really enjoyed the easy writing ... JOLT!

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5 Stars

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The Fight of Our Lives

The Fight of Our Lives

On 3/28 booklover wrote: The FIGHT OF OUR LIVES by William Bennett and Seth Leibsohn is probably the most important book to be published warning the American people of our enemy radical Islam. It is not difficult to read, but it is hard to realize how great the threat to our country is and what we must do to prevent these terrorists ... THE FIGHT OF OUR LIVES

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A Conversation with God for Women

A Conversation with God for Women

On 3/12 booklover wrote: I have really enjoyed reading my complimentary book A Conversation with GOD for Women by Marcia Ford and published by Thomas Nelson Publishers. The subtitle If you could ask God any question what would it be was a good subtitle because the questions you would ask are the questions Marcia Ford answers. ... A Converstaion with GOD for Women

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Regret Free Parenting

Regret Free Parenting

On 2/26 booklover wrote: This complimentary copy of Regret Free Parenting by Catherine Hickem, LCSW may be the best parenting book I have read in many years. I like the subtitle Raise Good Kids and Know You're doing it Right. Ms Hickem is the founder of Intentional Moms, a national not-for-profit organization that provides ... Regret Free Parenting by Catherine Hickem, LCSW

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Pujols

Pujols

On 2/9 booklover wrote: I received my complimentary copy of PUJOLS with some anxiety because I am not a sports fan. I should not have worried about reviewing this book because I enjoyed every word of it. I found that this remarkable man and athelete cares more about Jesus and living for Him than he cares about the game of ... PUJOLS More Than A Game by Scott Lamb and Tim Ellsworth

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The Beginning Reader's Bible

The Beginning Reader's Bible

On 1/27 booklover wrote: I received my complimentary Bible from Thomas Nelson Bible Publishers today and it far exceeded my expectations. It is illusrated by Marijke ten Cate and besides the most beautiful illustrations I have ever seen in a children's book it includes all the major Bible stories from Genesis to Revelations. ... The Beginning Reader's BIBLE

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