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Let There Be Light

Let There Be Light

On 12/18 Heather Pedersen wrote: I really enjoyed this retelling of the creation story from the Bible. The board book version is perfect for little ones with sticky fingers. ;) The beautiful illustrations capture the attention of both young and old...I personally loved them. This was my first introduction to both Nancy Tillman and Archbishop ... Let There Be Light (Giveaway)

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4 Stars

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The Legend of the Candy Cane

The Legend of the Candy Cane

On 11/19 Heather Pedersen wrote: Goodness, I love Christmas books! This little gem was an adorable surprise. The simple story, and meaning behind the Candy Cane come to life through the beautiful illustrations. I also loved that it's a board book, which will be perfect for sticky fingers in the years to come.In the story, we meet young ... Book Love: The Legend of the Candy Cane

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4 Stars

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Love Letters from God

Love Letters from God

On 10/14 Heather Pedersen wrote: This was such a sweet book. I really loved the concept, and felt it provided an interesting twist to your typical children's books. The book begins and ends with Bible stories that are retold in modern form with a "matching" letter from God. It begins with the creation story, and ends with the resurrection ... Book Love: Love Letters From God

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4 Stars

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The Berenstain Bears Blessed are the Peacemakers

The Berenstain Bears Blessed are the Peacemakers

On 9/10 Heather Pedersen wrote: I grew up reading the Berenstain Bears as a kid, and plan on collecting these sweet books for Evie to read some day. So, I was thrilled to see that a copy of "Blessed are the Peacemakers" was up for review via Book Look!This little softcover book shares the story of Brother and Sister as they discover ... Book Love: Blessed are the Peacemakers

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4 Stars

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Jonah and the Great Big Fish

Jonah and the Great Big Fish

On 8/12 Heather Pedersen wrote: In this cute, cartoon like book, children will hear the re-telling of the Bible Story "Jonah". It illustrates the importance of obeidnce to God, and that even when we make mistakes, God is just in offering us second chances and forgiveness. I love that the moral of the story is apparent, and well distinguished. ... Book Love: Jonah and the Great Big Fish

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4 Stars

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Veil of Secrets

Veil of Secrets

On 7/21 Heather Pedersen wrote: Wow! I inhaled this book from Shannon Ethride and Kathryn Mackel. I think it was better than their last collaboration together (To Know You). I plowed through it in about three days, which is saying a lot considering this stage in life! ;)The characters were very real. I felt like I was watching 24 meets ... Book Love: Veil of Secrets

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5 Stars

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Outcasts

Outcasts

On 3/31 Heather Pedersen wrote: Last year, I read the first novel in the Safe Lands series. When I saw that Outcasts was available for review, I requested it right away.A little background: The Safe Lands series begins with Captives and follows the journey of three brothers as they fight to return to the life they once knew. A futuristic ... Book Review: Outcasts by Jill Williamson

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4 Stars

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To Know You

To Know You

On 11/25 Heather Pedersen wrote: Oh wow. This book-- I don't even know where to start or how to start. It was so good.The kind of good that leaves you breathless at the complexity of the story. A story so woven with detail, you might grow a little wiser and a little older because of it. A story of faith and second chances. Of deceit ... To Know You Book Review

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5 Stars

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When Mockingbirds Sing

When Mockingbirds Sing

On 7/26 Heather Pedersen wrote: Billy Coffey's, When Mockingbirds Sing, is a book so shrouded in mystery and darkness that it captivates readers with its dramatic twist for the supernatural. It holds your attention through the raw emotions displayed through each character that ranges from deceit to hope and with a one eighty back to ... Book Love: When Mockingbirds Sing

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5 Stars

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The House that Love Built

The House that Love Built

On 4/30 Heather Pedersen wrote: I've had a few friends recommend Beth Wiseman's books to me before, so when I saw this review copy available through Book Sneeze, I snatched up the opportunity!Through the story, we follow Brooke, a widowed mother trying to cope with the loss of her husband while juggling every day life. She quickly ... Book Review: The House That Love Built

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4 Stars

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The Heiress of Winterwood

The Heiress of Winterwood

On 3/21 Heather Pedersen wrote: When I first picked up The Heiress of Winterwood I was taken by the beautiful cover design. I know we are not supposed to judge 'a book by the cover', but if the beauty it presented was an indicator...Well, I was in for a new favorite title! Within minutes the story captivates the reader as the heroine ... Book Review: The Heiress of Winterwood (Amazing!)

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5 Stars

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Secretly Smitten

Secretly Smitten

On 3/6 Heather Pedersen wrote:  Looking for the perfect chic flick novel? This is it!It's been a while since I've read a Christian fiction novel that actually left me smiling! This sweet little book is filled with individual love stories that combine to bring you a whole lot of romance and a big fat mystery to boot. Now, I just ... Book Review: Secretly Smitten

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5 Stars

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Unglued Devotional

Unglued Devotional

On 2/25 Heather Pedersen wrote: Have you ever desired to spend each morning in your favorite coffee shop, sharing truths with a friend while allowing grace to be poured on your heart? That's how I felt when reading the Unglued Devotional by Lysa Terkeurst. Each day has been filled with simple nuggets of truth and gentle reminders to ... Book Review: Unglued by Lysa Terkeurst

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4 Stars

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Heaven is for Real Deluxe Edition

Heaven is for Real Deluxe Edition

On 10/27 Heather Pedersen wrote: Heaven is for Real is the story of the Burpo family. It details their journey through heartbreak, which many jokingly referred to them as a modern day story of Job. After a series of serious health problems, financial woes, they nearly lost Colton. With simple honestly and boldness, Colton shared details ... Heaven Is For Real (A Review)

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5 Stars

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Thunder Dog

Thunder Dog

On 10/7 Heather Pedersen wrote: I signed up for BookSneeze a while back, and opted for the title "Thunder Dog". I'd never heard the title and since I love inspirational books, I thought it would be a great read. I feel inadequate to describe this book other than, powerful.Michael Hingson was born blind and eventually worked at the ... Thunder Dog

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5 Stars

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