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Sherlock Holmes and the Needle's Eye

Sherlock Holmes and the Needle's Eye

On 9/11 jovialjen wrote: Book Description Embark on a journey through the Old and New Testament with Sherlock Holmes and Dr. John Watson as they explore exotic and spice-laden places in search of clues. The detective and the doctor travel back in time with the help of a Moriarty-designed time machine to investigate ten Bible ... SHERLOCK HOLMES AND THE NEEDLE’S EYE, BY LEN BAILEY

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3 Stars

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Stumbling on Open Ground

Stumbling on Open Ground

On 7/23 jovialjen wrote: It’s tough being a Christian when hardships strike. We’re all human, and that means we’re all susceptible to pain, doubt, exhaustion, anger, frustration, fear—the whole gamut of human emotions and experiences. And they all come in a swarm when you get cancer. Stumbling on Open Ground steps away ... STUMBLING ON OPEN GROUND BY KEN MANSFIELD

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3 Stars

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More Than a Bucket List

More Than a Bucket List

On 1/19 jovialjen wrote: Really. Who would talk about Bucket List, much less write a book about it! A Bucket List is quite a taboo to talk about because one has simply no time or one simply fears death. But i like the approach of Toni Birdsong to the Bucket List. He has many many small chapters. Each with a title of what a ... It's Indeed More than A Bucket List!

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5 Stars

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Simple Secrets to a Happy Life

Simple Secrets to a Happy Life

On 1/19 jovialjen wrote: My Review This is an interesting book, a very bite sized and easy reading book. I haven’t read any of the Luci Swindoll books and didn’t know what to expect but this was really easy reading. The tips for a happy life are broken down into 50 chapters each small but simple truth. i love how she mentioned ... SIMPLE SECRETS TO A HAPPY LIFE BY LUCI SWINDOLL

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4 Stars

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The Lucado Inspirational Reader

The Lucado Inspirational Reader

On 11/14 jovialjen wrote: About the Book : For more than 25 years, Max Lucado has walked with us through life’s journey. With wisdom, grace, and compassion, he’s covered topics like salvation and victory. Comfort and the cross. God’s love and ultimate grace. The Lucado Inspirational Reader gathers the most memorable ... Max Lucado, The Lucado Inspirational Reader

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4 Stars

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Rumors of God

Rumors of God

On 10/11 jovialjen wrote: this book is really great. Whitehead and Tyson’s faith have brought them to great destinies and i’ve really told myself that i need a great friend like the friendship they share. it also inspired me to do more for God and how really to trust God. The chapters in “Rumors of God” cover the following ... Rumors of God By Darren Whitehead and Jon Tyson

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4 Stars

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The Little Red Book of Wisdom

The Little Red Book of Wisdom

On 7/5 jovialjen wrote: we only learnt wisdom in 2 ways in my opinion 1) through hard lessons like experiences 2) through a mentor or through learning from others. i love the way Mark DeMoss explain the principles through stories and also loved the principles given in the book, wise advice, and how the wisdom is divided ... Little Red Book Of Wisdom

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4 Stars

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Billy Graham in Quotes

Billy Graham in Quotes

On 7/5 jovialjen wrote: My Review who have never heard of the great Mr Billy Graham? the world renowned evangelist, one of the hero of faith in the modern times. i’m a huge fan of quotes, what’s more now to get my hands on Mr Billy Graham’s quotes. if you’re a preacher, buy this book, the quotes will help in your ... Billy Graham In Quotes

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5 Stars

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Jesus, My Father, The CIA, and Me

Jesus, My Father, The CIA, and Me

On 7/5 jovialjen wrote: My Review This book is a MUST READ, MUST BUY In this surprisingly funny and forgiving memoir, Ian reminds us that no matter how different the pieces may be, in the end we are all cut from the same cloth, stitched by faith into an exquisite quilt of grace, in all honesty i’ve thought lesser about ... Good Read, must Buy!

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4 Stars

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Put Your Dream to the Test

Put Your Dream to the Test

On 6/1 jovialjen wrote: Book Description New York Times and Business Week best-selling author John C. Maxwell helps people answer ten powerful questions to reveal a future where their dream is fulfilled. Most people John Maxwell encounters have a dream. In fact, he's asked thousands about their greatest aspirations. Some describe ... Put Your Dream To The Test - John C Maxwell

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4 Stars

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Max On Life

Max On Life

On 4/27 jovialjen wrote: I have not read any Alton Gansky’s books before but however this particular one intrigued me the moment i saw it on booksneeze.com. What would it be like to have questions and answers session with God? The book is divided into ten sections: God, Bible, The Future, Pain and Suffering, Jesus, Kingdom ... Max on Life

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4 Stars

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A Conversation with God

A Conversation with God

On 4/27 jovialjen wrote: I have not read any Alton Gansky’s books before but however this particular one intrigued me the moment i saw it on booksneeze.com. What would it be like to have questions and answers session with God? The book is divided into ten sections: God, Bible, The Future, Pain and Suffering, Jesus, Kingdom ... A Conversation with God

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4 Stars

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The Jesus Inquest

The Jesus Inquest

On 2/22 jovialjen wrote: This book is by no means an easy read. However it sparked my interest as i started to reading it. This is an extraordinary achievement by Charles Foster. He covered all angles of the death and the ressurection and presented the case for and against. He backed up each case for and against by substantial ... The Jesus Inquest By Charles Foster

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4 Stars

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NKJV Greatest Stories of the Bible

NKJV Greatest Stories of the Bible

On 1/9 jovialjen wrote: NKJV Greatest Bible Stories – i guessed the title of the book much self explained what it is about. but i really like the vintage looks of the book and how it looks on the bookself or on any coffee table. Honestly, i was abit shocked when i first received such a huge package from Booksneeze, but i ... NKJV Greatest Stories Of The Bible

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4 Stars

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Living with Confidence in a Chaotic World

Living with Confidence in a Chaotic World

On 11/18 jovialjen wrote:   New York Times Bestseller, David Jeremiah is back with his sequel to his first book “What In The World Is Going on?”. In his first book, Dr Jeremiah idenitifed 10 prophetic clues that are coming true in our own generation. Knowing this, Dr Jeremiah now comes back with 10 habits or aspects to live confidently ... Living With Confidence In A Chaotic World By David Jeremiah

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From Peanuts to the Pressbox

From Peanuts to the Pressbox

On 10/4 jovialjen wrote: I picked this book up, not knowing what to expect. I played sports, but not much a of a big sporting events fans. Nethertheless, Eli Gold won me over by his larger than life story. From Peanuts To Pressbox, a third of it’s own by Eli Gold, talked about how young Eli worked hard to ... From Peanuts To Pressbox by Eli Gold

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Fearless

Fearless

On 9/8 jovialjen wrote: Can you imagine a life without fears? Being human, all of us have fears in our lives. be it fear of disappointing God, fear of not mattering, big fears or small fears, we all have them. All of us, at some point in our life, we fail to step out, we fail to do something more ... Fearless By Max Lucado

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