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A Shot of Faith (to the Head)

A Shot of Faith (to the Head)

On 4/25 Victoria Kimble wrote: I do not struggle with my faith.  In my heart I know that what I believe is Truth, no matter how much the American culture screams that what I believe is intolerant or outdated or prudish or simplistic.  What I do struggle with is how to defend my faith.  My gut instinct is usually to ... Book Review: A Shot of Faith (to the Head)

Victoria's Rating:

3 Stars

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Dawn Comes Early

Dawn Comes Early

On 3/15 Victoria Kimble wrote: I have so many good things to say about this book!  Margaret Brownley pens another great tale.Kate Tenney steps off the train into Arizona Territory in 1895 to make her way as a single, female rancher.  She answers an ad sent out by the ranch's current owner, a stately older woman who is looking ... Book Review: Dawn Comes Early

Victoria's Rating:

5 Stars

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Beyond Molasses Creek

Beyond Molasses Creek

On 1/25 Victoria Kimble wrote: Don't worry: this book is in no way controversial or worthy of any "kind" hate mail.Ally Green has spent her life as a flight attendant, traipsing across the globe.  But now she's 60 and her father has died and it's time to come home in order to put his affairs in order.  This is not as easy ... Book Review: Beyond Molasses Creek

Victoria's Rating:

4 Stars

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The 360 Degree Leader

The 360 Degree Leader

On 12/8 Victoria Kimble wrote: Amazingly, I have several areas that I am stepping into leadership starting in January.  The first is as coordinator of our brand new MOPS group.  The second is as nursery coordinator for the church.  So I thought that reading a leadership book sounded like a good idea.John C. Maxwell ... Book Review: The 360 Degree Leader

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4 Stars

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One Call Away

One Call Away

On 8/30 Victoria Kimble wrote: I have really been getting into memoirs lately.  At first it seems strange, since I'm really more of a fiction girl than a non-fiction, but as my husband so insightfully puts it, memoirs are reality TV in print.  And I love me some reality TV.  Memoirs are usually stories about well-known ... Book Review: One Call Away

Victoria's Rating:

5 Stars

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Cherished

Cherished

On 8/16 Victoria Kimble wrote: Every time I simply hear or read the word "cherished" I feel a longing in my heart.  I think every woman longs to be cherished, even if she's in a committed, satisfying relationship.  It's one of those things we can't get enough of, and conjures up the feeling of a soft, warm robe on a cold, ... Book Review: Cherished

Victoria's Rating:

4 Stars

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Life Everlasting

Life Everlasting

On 8/1 Victoria Kimble wrote: You would think, with all the book reviews I do, that I would be more careful when selecting books to see if the book is part of a series.  Well, I didn't, and yes, this is the second book in a series.  I have not read the first book.In Life Everlasting, Alexia Lindale is a lawyer representing ... Book Review: Life Everlasting

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4 Stars

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It's Not About Me

It's Not About Me

On 6/24 Victoria Kimble wrote: Believe it or not, I've never read a book by Max Lucado.  I am very familiar with the name, but I'm usually more interested in fiction than non-fiction, so Mr. Lucado's book have been shelved for me, if you will.  However, the subtitle of this book is what really drew my attention.The subtitle ... Book Review: It's Not About Me

Victoria's Rating:

5 Stars

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The Seraph Seal

The Seraph Seal

On 6/2 Victoria Kimble wrote: I love me some good disaster/apocalyptic stories!  For some reason I find it fascinating when people speculate about the end of the Earth.Leonard Sweet and Lori Wagner penned this novel, set in 2048 when an ancient prophecy begins to unfold as the Earth succumbs to years of abuse.  Historian ... Book Review: The Seraph Seal

Victoria's Rating:

3 Stars

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Daddy Dates

Daddy Dates

On 4/23 Victoria Kimble wrote: Get ready for one of the greatest Daddy-Daughter books ever.I wasn't too sure if I even qualified to read this, seeing as how I'm a mom and not a dad, but I love parenting books, and the topic of how daddies relate to their daughters is near to my heart, since I so badly want my daughters to have a good ... Book Review: Daddy Dates

Victoria's Rating:

5 Stars

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Save Your Marriage in Five Minutes a Day

Save Your Marriage in Five Minutes a Day

On 4/14 Victoria Kimble wrote: Do not get excited.  The title seems nice, but I would never, ever recommend this book to anyone.  Ever.Yes, it is chock full of strategies to transform your marriage.  It addresses topics from domestic bliss to keeping the spark alive.  There are tips on how to communicate and how ... Book Review: Save Your Marriage in Five Minutes a Day

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1 Stars

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How to Be God's Little Princess

How to Be God's Little Princess

On 3/17 Victoria Kimble wrote: As the mom of two little girls, I often wonder if I'm spending enough time teaching them the right things.  Yes, they are only 2 and 5 months, but I'm going to need to know what to teach them, because if I don't, someone else will and I may not like what that someone else teaches them.  And ... Book Review: How To Be God's Little Princess: Royal Tips for Manners, Etiquette, and True Beauty

Victoria's Rating:

5 Stars

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Regret Free Parenting

Regret Free Parenting

On 2/14 Victoria Kimble wrote: I'll admit it.  Lately I seem to have an insatiable appetite for parenting books.  I'm the kind of girl who wants to live her life by the book, and I'm extremely dismayed that there is no one book to go by.  So I read as many as I can.  And the title alone made me feel this book might ... Book Review: Regret Free Parenting

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5 Stars

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Save the Date

Save the Date

On 1/26 Victoria Kimble wrote: Ah, wonderful, delightful, fun Christian chick-lit. Lucy Wiltshire is a determined lady.  She had to be, after growing up "on the wrong side of the tracks."  She spent her childhood as the poor girl in a rich neighborhood, and spent some time living in her car after her mother died.  ... Book Review and GIVEAWAY: Save the Date

Victoria's Rating:

5 Stars

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Invasion

Invasion

On 1/5 Victoria Kimble wrote: I know exactly what this title first brings to mind: aliens.  Well, you're right on.  The very title caught my eye, and I'm so glad it did.Invasion by Jon S. Lewis is a juvenile sci-fi thriller starring Colt McAlister.  Colt is 16 and loving life; summer is great, he got his first ... Book Review: Invasion

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5 Stars

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The Truth of the Matter

The Truth of the Matter

On 12/13 Victoria Kimble wrote: I love juvenile fiction.  When I think about books I have loved and that have made the biggest impact on me, I think of the books I read during my youth.  Those books are what made me want to write.  And I hope to publish books for the young adult world someday.  So I was happy to ... Book Review: The Truth of the Matter

Victoria's Rating:

4 Stars

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A Suitor for Jenny

A Suitor for Jenny

On 11/19 Victoria Kimble wrote:  Margaret Brownley has penned a delightful novel about Jenny, who moves her sisters to a late-1800s Texas town to find husbands.  Husbands for her sisters, that is...not for Jenny.  She knows just how to go about it too, thanks to a couple of books that act as guidance.  The process ... Book Review: A Suitor For Jenny

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4 Stars

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The Falling Away

The Falling Away

On 9/7 Victoria Kimble wrote: This may surprise you: I don't just read Christian romance. Or just general Christian fiction. I like a good suspense story, and that is the reason I chose to read The Falling Away by T.L. Hines. I'd never heard of Mr. Hines, but knowing it fell under the genre of suspense was enough for me. I've long ... Book Review: The Falling Away

Victoria's Rating:

3 Stars

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Resurrection in May

Resurrection in May

On 7/21 Victoria Kimble wrote: Have I mentioned how much I love fiction? Well, I do, but sometimes I hesitate to try new authors. I had never read anything by Lisa Samson before, but the fabulous BookSneeze program seemed like a good place to give her a try.I literally just finished Resurrection in May by Lisa Samson this morning. ... Book Review: Resurrection in May

Victoria's Rating:

5 Stars

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Kaleidoscope

Kaleidoscope

On 7/2 Victoria Kimble wrote: I'll be honest: I'm not really into non-fiction. I know a lot of people who are, and they seem to be very intellegent and articulate, which is why I thought I'd try my hand at reviewing a non-fiction book.Thomas Nelson Publishers sent me Kaleidoscope: Seeing God's Wit and Wisdom in a Whole New Light ... Book Review: Kaleidoscope - Seeing God's Wit and Wisdom in a Whole New Light

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5 Stars

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Love Your Heart

Love Your Heart

On 2/22 Victoria Kimble wrote: I was interested in this book because a.) I am aspiring children's book writer and I'm always looking at what's being published these days, and b.) I am interested in books by celebrities, mostly to see if they can actually write, or if their book was published simply for their name. I have strong opinions ... Another Celebrity Driven Book

Victoria's Rating:

3 Stars

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