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The 13th Tribe

The 13th Tribe

On 10/9 Ben Harris wrote: Title:  The 13th TribeAuthor:  Robert LiparuloPublisher:  Thomas NelsonPages: 416The 13th Tribe is a thriller that spans time from the Biblical days of Exodus to modern times.  On one side of the story we have a band of zealots bent of justice and on the other, a simple security guard ... Book Review: The 13th Tribe by Robert Liparulo

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5 Stars

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Nick of Time

Nick of Time

On 9/20 Ben Harris wrote: Book: Nick Of TimeAuthor: Tim DownsPublisher: Thomas NelsonPages: 336I have come to a conclusion, Tim Downs is my favorite author.Nick of Time is the most recent novel by Downs, and it is a doozy. Continuing in the travels, exploits, and adventures, is no other than Nick Polchak. Our beloved forensic ... Book Review: Nick of Time

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5 Stars

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The Final Summit

The Final Summit

On 9/5 Ben Harris wrote: Title: The Final SummitAuthor: Andy AndrewsPublisher: Thomas NelsonPages: 256From the dust jacked:  "This is humanity's last chance.  Centuries of greed, pride, and hate have sent mankind hurtling toward disaster, and far from its original purpose.  There is only one solution that ... Book Review: The Final Summit

Ben's Rating:

2 Stars

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The Adventures in Booga Booga Land: Squid Sushi Loses His Marble (DVD)

The Adventures in Booga Booga Land: Squid Sushi Loses His Marble (DVD)

On 2/5 Ben Harris wrote: Title: Adventures in BoogaBooga Land: Squid Sushi Loses His Marbles3 Episode DVDFirst for the good news: My 6 year old daughter and 3 1/2 year old son said they "liked" the 3 episode DVD of Booga Booga Land.The bad news far outweighs the good:- First off the sound volume was a little messed up and ... Adventures in BoogaBooga Land DVD Review

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1 Stars

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The Skin Map

The Skin Map

On 12/27 Ben Harris wrote: Author: Stephen R. LawheadPublisher: Thomas NelsonPages: 398Time travel and high adventure abound in this brand new title from veteran author Stephen R. Lawhead. Lawhead published his first novel in 1981 and has written over 20 novels.The main character Kit Livingstone's great-grandfather appears ... The Skin Map review

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4 Stars

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The Revolutionary Paul Revere

The Revolutionary Paul Revere

On 5/10 Ben Harris wrote: Title: The Revolutionary Paul RevereAuthor: Joel J. MillerPublisher: Thomas NelsonPages: 224"Listen my children and you shall hear of the midnight ride of Paul Revere..."And so begin the lines of the famous poem of Paul Revere's midnight ride, and that is about all I have remembered about Paul Revere ... Review: The Revolutionary Paul Revere

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4 Stars

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The Flowering Cross

The Flowering Cross

On 3/13 Ben Harris wrote: Title: The Flowering CrossAuthor: Beth RyanIllustrator: Renee GraefPublisher: Thomas NelsonFrom the back cover: "Mean Old Jack" was better known for his ill temper than the beautiful flowers he grew, but his grumpiness turns to kindness and love when his six-ear-old neighbor helps him see the real meaning ... Review: The Flowering Cross

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4 Stars

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Rediscovering God in America

Rediscovering God in America

On 2/22 Ben Harris wrote: Book: Rediscovering God in America: Reflections On the Role of Faith in our Nation's History and FutureAuthor: Newt GingrichPublisher: Thomas NelsonPages: 118Rediscovering God in America is a good introduction to the historical background of many of the monuments and buildings in Washington D.C.Five ... Book Review: Rediscovering God in America Review

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4 Stars

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Called to Worship

Called to Worship

On 11/22 Ben Harris wrote: Review: Called to Worship: The Biblical Foundations of Our Response to God's CallAuthor: Vernon M. Whaley"Called to Worship" is a well written book detailing the different accounts of worship in the Bible. The book is broken down into three parts: Part 1: Old Testament Principles of Worship (Chapters ... Review: Called to Worship by Vernon W. Whaley

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4 Stars

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Fearless

Fearless

On 9/8 Ben Harris wrote: Max Lucado has done it again! I can't remember a Lucado book that I have read that I looked back and thought "hmm, that was ok, but doesn't really pertain to me" or "that was a huge misrepresentation of God." Fearless is no exception! Fearless is a continuation of Lucado's solid Bible teaching and ... Review: Fearless by Max Lucado

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5 Stars

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Read and Share Toddler Bible

Read and Share Toddler Bible

On 8/13 Ben Harris wrote: Title: Read and Share Toddler BiblePublisher: Thomas NelsonPages: 192Retold by: Gwen EllisIllustrations: Steve SmallmanThe Read and Share Bible is a great little Bible for young children from 2-4 yrs old. This Bible covers 25 Old Testament stories and 15 New Testament stories.Here are some positives ... Review: Read and Share Toddler Bible

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4 Stars

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Higher Hope

Higher Hope

On 7/17 Ben Harris wrote: Overview: Tami Tyalor law clerk is assigned to a libel case involving an ouspoken preacher, all is not what it seems and Tami has to deal with several relationships at work.Honestly, this was NOT my kind of novel. I have read several other Robert Whitlow books and was expecting something a little different.First ... Review: Higher Hope

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2 Stars

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The Rivers Run Dry

The Rivers Run Dry

On 5/3 Ben Harris wrote: Raleigh Harmon, FBI agent is freshly planted in Seattle and ready to start up a new case. The mysterious disappearance of a rich young woman leads Raleigh on a ride of intrigue and investigation. The Rivers Run Dry was one of the first Christian novels written by a female author that I have read. The ... Book Review: The Rivers Run Dry by Sibella Giorello

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3 Stars

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The Noticer

The Noticer

On 4/27 Ben Harris wrote: Max Lucado meets John Maxwell in this inspiring tale of hope, determination and love. A mysterious figure calling himself Jones visits the lives of several down-on-their-luck individuals. What bits of wisdom and direction will change their life forever? The Noticer is a VERY fast read. My usual dose ... Book Review: The Noticer by Andy Andrews

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5 Stars

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Word of Promise Next Generation New Testament MP3 Set

Word of Promise Next Generation New Testament MP3 Set

On 3/29 Ben Harris wrote: New Testament Dramatic Audio BibleFormat: MP3This is the first Audio Bible that I have owned. Glancing at the front cover you can see that there are a lot of talented actors/entertainers/etc used to read the story of the Bible. I must admit that I am not up on the teen scene and didn't recognize some ... the Word of Promise Next Generation New Testament Audio Bible review

Ben's Rating:

4 Stars

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Skeeter and the Mystery of the Lost Mosquito Treasure (DVD)

Skeeter and the Mystery of the Lost Mosquito Treasure (DVD)

On 3/17 Ben Harris wrote: Story: From DVD back cover: "Skeeter can't do anything right. But his famous brother can do no wrong. Which will find the treasure? Skeeter's "perfect" brother Sir Sinclair M. Skeeto, the world famous adventurer, comes to the garden with a mysterious treasure map left by their father. All the garden ... Skeeter and the Mystery of the Lost Mosquito Treasure (DVD review)

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4 Stars

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