Reviews by Erin Al-Mehairi

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Christmas Stories

Christmas Stories

On 2/17 Erin Al-Mehairi wrote: For years, Lucado has been motivating masses within the Christian faith. For Christians, he inspires and encourages, while warming the heart with stories understandable to all readers and that stem from every day life. I enjoy the calmness of his writing and his gentle prose and amazing storytelling. Christmas ... Christmas and Valentines, It's Still about the Love

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4 Stars

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Isle of Shadows

Isle of Shadows

On 12/15 Erin Al-Mehairi wrote: If you love historical Christian fiction, then Isle of Shadows, by Tracy L. Higley, is another book to definitely add to your collection and read over a couple of chilly nights, sitting by the fire or enjoying a cup of tea. I know that I am busy adding all Higley’s books to my shelves and I was very ... Isle of Shadows, by Tracy L. Higley, Showcases Historical Intrigue in Ancient Rhodes

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4 Stars

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Darkness Rising

Darkness Rising

On 10/17 Erin Al-Mehairi wrote: Darkness Rising by Lis Wiehl with Pete Nelson is the second book in a series called The East Salem Trilogy, which started off with Waking Hours (see that review HERE). I absolutely enjoyed the first book, Waking Hours, as you can read in that previous review. The cover was also awesome! She/He really ... Darkness Rising by Lis Wiehl Continues the East Salem Trilogy

Erin's Rating:

3 Stars

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The Scent of Rain

The Scent of Rain

On 9/5 Erin Al-Mehairi wrote: I loved the light-hearted, contemporary, fun new novel by Kristin Billerbeck, called The Scent of Rain. It was an amusing, yet often touching, look at the life of a young woman gone awry. I suppose that sounds like an issue many books are centered around; however, I felt this book very original and Billerbeck's ... Hilarious Contemporary Christian Romance Delivers to My Female Funny Bone!

Erin's Rating:

4 Stars

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Garden of Madness

Garden of Madness

On 7/11 Erin Al-Mehairi wrote: Reading Garden of Madness by Tracy L. Higley was like going on an amazing expedition to the past, circa Babylon 563 BC, during the reign of King Nebuchadnezzar. Through Tracy’s writing, I can imagine what it might have been like to have actually lived during this time, whether a poor captive Jew living ... Garden of Madness by Tracy L. Higley Shines Light into World of Hanging Gardens of Babylon

Erin's Rating:

4 Stars

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The Wedding Dress

The Wedding Dress

On 3/21 Erin Al-Mehairi wrote: Can you imagine a vintage trunk calling to you….urging you to act impulsively and make you its owner? What about if you suddenly found a similar bond and link to a set of women from the past once you opened that trunk? Could it all be divine intervention? I loved immersing myself on the historical ... The Wedding Dress by Rachel Hauck Brings Historical Mystery Linking Generations

Erin's Rating:

4 Stars

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December 1941

December 1941

On 3/6 Erin Al-Mehairi wrote: In his newest book, author Craig Shirley takes on the important topic of the month surrounding Pearl Harbor. December 1941: 31 Days that Changed America and Saved the World is a book that delves, as no other book has done previously, into how the days leading up to Pearl Harbor during WWII and the days ... December 1941 Changed America: How and Why? Great Historical Non-Fiction Book Surrounding Month during Pearl Harbor

Erin's Rating:

3 Stars

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Heroes and Villains of the Bible

Heroes and Villains of the Bible

On 3/5 Erin Al-Mehairi wrote: Do you remember learning the parables and stories of The Bible from when you were a child? Wishing there was an easier way to read these marvelous stories to your children today? I review for the publisher Thomas Nelson and when I received the book Heroes and Villains of the Bible from Tommy Nelson, ... 50 Real Life Stories of Heroes and Villains of The Bible

Erin's Rating:

4 Stars

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Waking Hours

Waking Hours

On 10/12 Erin Al-Mehairi wrote: It seems everyone has always loved a good crime and/or mystery novel, right? The current reading trend has paranormal romance and supernatural horror also flying off the shelves. This new novel I’m reviewing, Waking Hours: An East Salem Novel by Lis Wiehl with Pete Nelson, couples both genres together ... New Crime Novel with Paranormal Twist

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3 Stars

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Night Night Blessings

Night Night Blessings

On 9/30 Erin Al-Mehairi wrote: Night Night Blessings, by Amy Parker, was a joy to read with my precious four-year-old before bedtime. It’s one we’ll read often as we prepare to snuggle down to bed and say her prayers. It reminds children to be thankful to God for all the small things in their lives, that truly are the BIG things ... Night Night Blessings Perfect for Your Little Ones Perfect for Your Little Ones for Bedtime

Erin's Rating:

4 Stars

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There You'll Find Me

There You'll Find Me

On 9/27 Erin Al-Mehairi wrote: Reading the new There You’ll Find Me by Jenny B. Jones was so moving and inspirational. It’s funny, romantic, heart-wrenching, emotional and so real that you’ll want to read it in one sitting. I’ve got to recommend it to any young woman who is struggling through her teenage years or has experienced ... There You'll Find Me by Jenny B. Jones is Superb Christian Fiction

Erin's Rating:

5 Stars

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Max On Life

Max On Life

On 9/13 Erin Al-Mehairi wrote: Max Lucado has always been a source of enlightenment, encouragement, inspiration and advice for Christians across the globe. His books resonate to us in our daily lives as we struggle to understand our place in this world. His newest book, Max on Life, answers 100 of our frequent questions with insights ... Max Lucado a Source of Advice and Insight: 100 Questions

Erin's Rating:

5 Stars

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The Band that Played On

The Band that Played On

On 9/13 Erin Al-Mehairi wrote: The Band that Played On, by Steve Turner, is an original twist on the historical story of the Titanic, the luxury ship that went down in 1912 that has forever haunted the minds of many Americans. Upon the coming of the 100th anniversary, Thomas Nelson publishers suggested this subject to author Steve ... Titanic Twist: The Extraordinary Story of Eight Brave Musicians

Erin's Rating:

4 Stars

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The Final Summit

The Final Summit

On 4/11 Erin Al-Mehairi wrote: Andy Andrews’ newest book, “The Final Summit,” took on “a quest to find the one principle that will save humanity,” but it ended up taking me on an adventure that would teach me many more principals, not just one. People felt his inspiring so much in the first book about David Ponder, “The ... The Fate of Humanity is Taken on in "The Final Summit" by Andy Andrews

Erin's Rating:

5 Stars

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Izzy's Popstar Plan

Izzy's Popstar Plan

On 2/16 Erin Al-Mehairi wrote: I got the book “Izzy’s Pop Star Plan” by Alex Marestaing from publisher Thomas Nelson. This book is an awesome daily devotional for teens that can be read each day or all at once. Their tag is “a daily devo that reads like a novel” and that is exactly right! This book in the form of a blog ... Review of New Awesome Daily Devotional for Teens: Izzy's Pop Star Plan by Alex Marestaing

Erin's Rating:

5 Stars

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