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The Story of Diva and Flea (Book Review)

I am so happy I picked up The Story of Diva and Flea.  I may even love the book more than my kids do, and they really like it. 539 more words

Books & Book Reviews

Sanctuary For My Soul - The Devotion I Wrote to Myself

January 6th was my deadline for my contribution to the TCW devotional book, Sanctuary For My Soul.

January 9th I found a lump in my breast. 485 more words


Review: Fear and Courage in Two Books

At the library I borrowed two middle grade/ YA books, both of which are astonishing. One deals with a realistic cultural issue frequently in the news, the other with nature rendered in a Gothic style. 919 more words

Children's Books

Wartime Through a Child's Eyes, Anna and the Swallow Man by Gavriel Savit

by Amy Courage

Anna and the Swallow Man from Random House/Alfred A. Knopf is a book almost too big to write about in a blog post because of the enormous subject matter it seeks to address–the German invasion of Poland in 1939. 459 more words


Apparently, I'm the girl who reads...

I can’t say I’m disappointed that I’m known around the office as the girl with the dark hair who’s always reading. To be completely candid, I like that description. 486 more words

Books & Book Reviews

World of Books: France, Belgium, and Czechoslovakia

by Joyce Audy Zarins

In my small collection of children’s books from around the world, some help explain ways of thinking. To children the world can be a scary and sometimes puzzling place, so clues are always useful. 1,295 more words

Children's Books