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Sara's Sunflowers

Mr. Seymour, our Aboriginal Education Assistant, shared the story Sara’s Sunflower by Rena Henry with us. The story is an original Cowichan story about sharing. The greedy bird called Bluejay takes Sara’s flowers. 51 more words


Our Endless Numbered Days - Book Review

This is one of those books that you can’t stop thinking about days after reading it.

Beautifully written and utterly haunting, Our Endless Numbered Days by Claire Fuller is about a father who lies to his little girl about the world ending and then runs away into the depths of a forest in Germany. 199 more words

Flash Fiction

Which of These Banned Classic Books Have You Read?

Forty-six out of the top 100 novels of the 20th century chosen by the esteemed Radcliffe Publishing Course at Columbia University have been banned or challenged, according to the American Library Association (ALA). 455 more words


Teaser Tuesday - The Good Guy

I’m not sure how I’ve found the time to read, but I have and I decided to share with all of you.  I actually just finished this book over the weekend and I have to tell you that Dean Koontz does not disappoint. 285 more words


3 Books to Deepen Your Delight in Jesus

I have a new book coming out in early 2017 titled God among Sages: Why Jesus Is Not Just Another Religious Leader (Baker Books). In this new volume, I compare Jesus with Buddha, Krishna, Confucius, and Muhammad. 490 more words

Christian Life


Let us try to hop right back into it! Book 6!!!!! (FYI there be Spoilers here!!!)

Blood Rites by Jim Butcher 4 out of 5 Stars… 321 more words


Book Review: "The Orphan Mother" by Robert Hicks

“The Orphan Mother” by Robert Hicks (2016)

Genre: Historical Fiction

Page Length: 320 pages (electronic review copy)


In the years following the Civil War, Mariah Reddick, former slave to Carrie McGavock–the “Widow of the South”–has quietly built a new life for herself as a midwife to the women of Franklin, Tennessee. 450 more words

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