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Vera Godley
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Barbara Cameron’s ‘Home to Paradise’ Facebook Party - March 9 - RSVP info
Home to Paradise , the final book in author Barbara Cameron's The Coming Home series, is not to be missed!  Rose Anna Zook always thought she and John, one of Stoltzfus brothers, would marry, make a home together, and have children. But John, enjoying his R...

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NKJV Precious Moments® Precious Prayers Bible published by Thomas Nelson
ISBN13:  9780718090647 NKJV Precious Prayers Bible I raised my children with a standard King James Bible and yet today the thinking is that the KJV is too hard for anyone to understand, especially children. The New King James Version is a somewhat updated (...

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Little Lek Longtail Learns to Sleep by Bette Killion & illustrated by Beatriz Vidal [Review & Giveaway]
My thoughts: This fable takes the idea that little ones (our very own children) are afraid to go to sleep or afraid of the dark. The colorful Thai Argus pheasant is the little one that can't sleep in this story and he is afraid of things in the darkness. On...

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Dorothea Lange: The Photographer Who Found the Faces of the Depression by Carole Boston Weatherford & illustrated by Sarah Green
About the book:  Before she raised her lens to take her most iconic photo, Dorothea Lange took photos of the downtrodden from bankers in once-fine suits waiting in breadlines, to former slaves, to the homeless sleeping on sidewalks. A case of polio had left...

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Maybe It's You (Crisis Team Series #3) by Candace Calvert [Review & Giveaway]
My thoughts:   Calvert lifts villainous "Sloan" from the pages of Crisis Team #2 - Step by Step - and fleshes her out as the survivor of a terrible over-the-cliff car accident who is back at work in the ER of another hospital in a different city. Her life h...

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Same Kind of Different As Me for Kids Everybody Can Help Somebody By Ron Hall & Denver Moore
My thoughts:   This shortened, children's version of  previous bestseller "Same Kind of Different As Me" brings to children the concept that helping others is a good thing to do. Denver Moore was a black child born into the poverty of tenant farming in the ...

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Love is Patient and Kind.... Is not irritable..... Love endures....
Compliments of Tyndale Publishing

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Deep Water By Christine Poulson
ISBN13:  9781782642145 My thoughts: The world of pharmaceutical cures for disease is populated with brilliant people driven to successfully create Nobel Prize winning cures yet amid their world of glass beakers is the conscience shattering lure of the prize...

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Shackles from the Deep: Tracing the Path of a Sunken Slave Ship, a Bitter Past, and a Rich Legacy by Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist Michael Cottman [Review & Giveaway]
ISBN13:  9781426326639 This month, National Geographic Children’s Books debuts two thought-provoking titles that expertly explore two largely unknown —  but vitally important  — true stories that spotlight the complex issues of slavery, injustice, fear and ...

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Our Very Own Dog: Taking Care of Your Very First Pet by Amanda McCardie illustrated by Salvatore Rubbino [Review & Giveaway US/CANADA - 2 winners]
ISBN:  9780763689483 Ages 3 - 7 Hardcover My thoughts: This is a cute book with lively illustrations that convey the joy and excitement that comes from bringing a dog into the home and life of a child. When the little girl is four, her family brings a dog i...
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