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Daisies Are Forever

Daisies Are Forever

On 6/15 Blooming with Books wrote: Daisies are ForeverBy Liz TolsmaThis is an incredibly moving story.  Set at the height of the European theater, Germany hes been closed in by the Western allies and the Russian Red Army and the Third Reich's fall is imminent.  This is the setting in which California born Gisela Crammer finds ... Daisies are Forever ~ Review

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Below the Surface

Below the Surface

On 4/13 Blooming with Books wrote: Below the SurfaceA Code of Silence BookBy Tim ShoemakerFear can be buried...but that doesn't mean it's deadThis is the last summer before High School and Cooper just wants to hang out with his friends and enjoy it, but something won't let him. Something is Below the Surface of the water and this ... Below the Surface ~ Review

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Storming the Black Ice

Storming the Black Ice

On 3/24 Blooming with Books wrote: Storming the Black IcePacific Rim Series 3By Don BrownI was drawn to this book by the cover and when I read the back cover copy I was intrigued.  A vast untapped and newly discovered oil reserve beneath the ice of Antarctica.  A race against time and nations to claim this priceless resource ... Storming the Black Ice ~ Review

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Firstborn: A Novel

Firstborn: A Novel

On 2/24 Blooming with Books wrote: FIRSTBORN: A Novel By Lorie Ann Grover Sometimes Fate Has a Different Plan... Since before Tiadone's birth the R'tan have been beneath the Madronians and their oppression. Worship of the Creator Spirit and reading of the Oracles a punishable offense. And daughters who are the firstborn must be declared ... Firstborn is like nothing you've ever read before!

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Luminary

Luminary

On 1/14 Blooming with Books wrote: Luminary Anomaly #2 By Krista McGee Luminary picks up shortly after Thalli, Berk, Rhen, and John have escaped from the State. But can anyone ever truly escape from the State. They are about to find out... Using technology that Berk managed to procure for them they set out looking for people who ... Luminary is another winner from Krista McGee

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Dear Mr. Knightley

Dear Mr. Knightley

On 12/10 Blooming with Books wrote: Dear Mr. KnightleyA NovelBy Katherine ReayHow many of us hide away from life within the pages of a book?  Well, in Samantha Moore's case life is literally passing her by as she tries to project the characteristics that she most admires from her favorite characters.  Unfortunately, Austenisms ... Dear Mr. Knightley ~ Review

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Blessed Child

Blessed Child

On 11/19 Blooming with Books wrote: The Blessed ChildBy Ted Dekker and Bill BrightJason Marker is about to flee Ethiopia when war spreads south into the country.  But a favor to to his interpreter has Jason heading to the Ethiopian Orthodox monastery known as Debra Damarro.  But the EPFL is just minutes away and Jason has ... The Blessed Child ~ Review

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Dark Halo

Dark Halo

On 9/4 Blooming with Books wrote: Dark Halo Angel Eyes Trilogy #3 By Shannon Dittemore One halo brought sight to Brielle. Another offers sweet relief from what she sees. With the Terrestrial Veil tearing above Stratus the Celestial starts to seep into the world as an epic battle rages between Heavenly and demonic forces. Jake has been ... Dark Halo is fantasy with a message!

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Anomaly

Anomaly

On 8/6 Blooming with Books wrote: Anomalyby Krista McGeeThe opening of Anomaly grips you from the very beginning.  Thalli has just over fifteen minutes left to live.  Her whole life she has spent as an anomaly because she has feelings and curiosity.  Thalli can't follow the rules, not because she intends to break ... Anomaly ~ Review

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The Rainbow Egg

The Rainbow Egg

On 6/5 Blooming with Books wrote: The Rainbow Egg By Linda Hendricks, M.D. Illustrated by Christine Greer R.N. The Rainbow Egg is a children's book that deals with adoption in an unusual story. The drawings are child-like and should capture the attention of young readers. When Hope finds herself with an egg, she is determined to take ... The Rainbow Egg is an Adoption Story for Young Children

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The Judgment Stone

The Judgment Stone

On 5/15 Blooming with Books wrote: The Judgement Stone By Robert Liparulo The Judgement Stone is the second book in The Immortal Files and it is just as heart-pounding as book 1 The 13th Tribe. Jagger Baird is still head of security for a dig in Egypt, though now he knows who and what he is. The Tribe, now under Nevaeh, is interested ... The Judgement Stone doesn't disappoint!

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Afloat

Afloat

On 5/15 Blooming with Books wrote: Afloat By Erin Healy Afloat was a book I just couldn't put down and stayed up late just because I wanted to know what happened next. While some might find it difficult to get into this wasn't the case for me. This is definitely an attention grabbing book - it grabbed mine and wouldn't let go. Afloat ... Afloat is a Fantastic Supernatural Suspense - not to be missed

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Domination

Domination

On 4/10 Blooming with Books wrote: Domination The C.H.A.O.S. Trilogy By Jon S. Lewis Colt McAlister is humanities hope for survival against the Thule and their need to eradicate the human race. But the Thule have been here for years though most of us have been unaware of their existence until recently. But the American government has ... Domination of the soul and the world must be stopped at all costs!

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When Donkeys Talk

When Donkeys Talk

On 3/18 Blooming with Books wrote: When Donkeys TalkBy Tyler BlanskiHave you wondered why donkeys don't talk and miracles are a thing of the past?  Maybe donkeys still talk but unlike Balaam, who couldn't see what was before him, our ears are closed to God and His word to us.We have thrown God out and replaced Him with science, what ... When Donkeys Talk ~ Review

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Threads of Grace

Threads of Grace

On 2/4 Blooming with Books wrote: Threads of Grace A Patchwork of Heaven Novel Book 3 By Kelly Long Seth Wyse can't get newly arrived widow Grace Beiler out of his thoughts. She and her autistic son Abel have found a place in his heart, if only he could convince Grace of it. But when Grace is injured Seth tries to convince her that ... Threads of Grace is a story of hope and healing

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Fire Prophet

Fire Prophet

On 1/1 Blooming with Books wrote: Fire ProphetSon of Angels ~ Jonah StoneBy Jerel LawFire Prophet is the second book in the Son of Angels series.  Fire Prophet takes place nearly a year after the events of Spirit Fighter.  Jonah and Eliza have been practicing with their angelic powers since they discovered that they ... Fire Prophet - Review

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Right Where I Belong

Right Where I Belong

On 11/16 Blooming with Books wrote: Right Where I BelongBy Krista McGeeNatalie Lopez is hurting for her stepmother, her father has done it again dumping a wife so that he can have another true love.  But Natalie determines that God wants her to leave her family and friends behind and go with her stepmother.  But moving to Florida ... Right Where I Belong ~ Review

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Soul's Gate

Soul's Gate

On 11/13 Blooming with Books wrote: Soul's GateA Well Spring Novel #1By James L. RubartWhat if you take the battle for a person's soul to a new level, to go within the soul itself?  Would you dare?  Reese has done this in the past and is about to train four warriors to do the same - warriors that were prophesied about ... Soul's Gate ~ Review

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Grace

Grace

On 10/7 Blooming with Books wrote: GRACEMore Than We Deserve  Greater Than We ImagineBy Max LucadoGrace is God's greatest work and He is giving it to us.  But what is Grace?  Grace is God replacing our dying diseased filled heart with His heart.  When we are accused by the world and by ourself we feel the fiery wrath ... Grace ~ Review

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KJV Bride's Bible

KJV Bride's Bible

On 8/20 Blooming with Books wrote: The Bride's Bible God's Word for Your Wedding Day King James Version Before you say, "Another Bible???" Yes, this Bible has many of the same features found in other Bibles. It is the complete Bible with a 52 page Concordance, 10 Full Color Maps of Biblical regions, and the words of Jesus in red. The ... he Bride's Bible a Perfect Wedding Day Gift

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House of Mercy

House of Mercy

On 7/30 Blooming with Books wrote: House of Mercy by Erin Healy Bethesda(Beth) has made a mistake - a mistake that could cost her everything she holds dear. Beth is determined to put things right but that may not be possible. At 22 you'd think she'd know better and she in fact did, but she just wanted to help. It didn't like such ... House of Mercy is moving story of God's Redemption

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Starring Me

Starring Me

On 7/8 Blooming with Books wrote: STARRING MEBy Krista McGeeStarring Me is a sequel to First Date.  But where First Date focused more and on Addy and Jonathon, Starring Me focuses fiesty Kara McKormick and her chance to become a star.Kara has been offered a chance to audition for a new teen variety show.  If she wins she'll ... Starring Me ~ Book Review

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The 13th Tribe

The 13th Tribe

On 4/29 Blooming with Books wrote: Since the time of the Ten Commandments and Israel's betrayal of God at Mt. Sinai a group of immortals has walked the earth. Taken from the twelve tribes this group of 40 were punished with immortality. They became known as Israel's 13th Tribe. Forbidden from entering the Land of Promise they are forever ... The 13th Tribe is a study of Mercy

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Babylon’s Falling

Babylon’s Falling

On 2/20 Blooming with Books wrote: BABYLON'S FALLING by William G. Collins Babylon's Falling is a fictional work dealing with Daniyyel's life after the fall of Yerushalayim. He and his friends Mishael, Azariah, and Hananiah are taken as prisoner by the Chaldeans. During their transfer from their homeland Daniyyel quickly picks up ... Babylon's Falling interesting possible history of Daniel

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Blue Moon Promise

Blue Moon Promise

On 2/7 Blooming with Books wrote: BLUE MOON PROMISE Under Texas Stars book 1 By Colleen Coble After her father's death and her step-mother's desertion, Lucy Marsh didn't think things could get much worse. But when she loses her job, loses her home and has someone break into her home all in one day, she is left wondering how she can ... True Love is a rare as a Blue Moon

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Beyond Molasses Creek

Beyond Molasses Creek

On 1/9 Blooming with Books wrote: Beyond Molasses Creek By Nicole Seitz Ally Green has been running from home all her adult life, but her father’s death is bringing her home. At 60 no place feels like home and Ally has no peace in her life. Ally’s childhood friend and the love of her life, Vesey Washington has lived across Molasses ... What Lies Beyond Can Change Your Life!

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First Date

First Date

On 1/5 Blooming with Books wrote: FIRST DATE By Krista McGee When 17 year old Addy Davidson is picked by her principal to represent her school in the new reality show The Book of Love Addy is anything but thrilled. Addy has avoided the spotlight and has instead focused on her school work and getting into college. But everyone thinks ... Who will be Addy's First Date?

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The Lucado Inspirational Reader

The Lucado Inspirational Reader

On 11/29 Blooming with Books wrote: THE LUCADO INSPIRATIONAL READER By Max Lucado The Lucado Inspirational Reader a compilation from 25 previous works by Max Lucado. Broken down into 27 different topics this reader can be read as a whole as a devotional or it can be read as an "as you need it" book. The topics are geared for the believer ... Inspiration to renew your soul in your daily walk

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Stuck DVD-Based Study

Stuck DVD-Based Study

On 11/5 Blooming with Books wrote: STUCK A DVD-Based Study By Jennie Allen Stuck is how this study describes areas of our lives that keep us from God. The leadership kit includes: a DVD (broken in 10 or fewer minutes per session); a Leader's Guide (Leadership preparation, tips, and cautions with session format options and goals for ... God can release us from what traps us in life

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Sunrise on the Battery

Sunrise on the Battery

On 10/8 Blooming with Books wrote: SUNRISE ON THE BATTERY By Beth Webb Hart Mary Lynn Scoville seems to have it all, and is on the verge of being invited into the last club that polite Charleston society has to offer. But when Mary Lynn experiences a miracle on Christmas Eve, she prays that her husband and three daughters will experience ... All Pomp and no Pray makes for a stress filled day

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The Grace of God (Trade Paper)

The Grace of God (Trade Paper)

On 9/13 Blooming with Books wrote: Grace is something we all strive for but none us ever deserves it and we are reluctant to share it with others. But what is grace, specifically God's Grace?His entire act of Creation was a gift of Grace. We did not have to have a separation between day and night or land and sea. God could have stopped ... Discover the True Gift of God's Grace

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