From Blah to Awe: Shaking Up a Boring Faith

This is a book written by Jenna Lucado Bishop, the daughter of popular author Max Lucado.  It is published by Thomas Nelson publishers. This book was written in a very easy-to-read format, which I loved.  The author writes as if she is talking to you, and she is very open and honest.  Mrs. Bishop talks […]

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Midnight in Austenland

Midnight in Austenland is a book written by Shannon Hale.  I received this book from Net Galley on my Kindle.  Since I had read Princess Academy (which was a children’s book that won the Newberry Award and was also written by Shannon Hale) and loved it, I thought that I was going to enjoy reading […]

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The Forgiven Duke

This book is pretty good. It is written by Jamie Carie and published by B&H publishing company. This is the sequel to The Guardian Duke, and the second book in the Forgotten Castle series. In this book, Alexandria is in Iceland, continuing her search for her parents. Her fiancé, John Lemon, is at her side […]

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Pirate of My Heart

Pirate of My Heart by Jamie Carie is one of my personal favorite books.  I have already read it twice and will most likely read it again! Kendra Townsend is an English lady.  (Like, her name is Lady Kendra Townsend, not just that she’s a girl-which she is) Her mother died birthing her and all she has […]

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I Am Second

I Am Second is a very encouraging book-I loved it!! It includes some well-known and maybe not so well-known people that went through hard times and hit bottom but did not stay there! They realized that God should be First in their lives and place themselves Second.  They found out that when you take your […]

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God, Girls, and Getting Connected

God, Girls, and Getting connected is a devotional written by Robin Marsh and Lauren Nelson.  This book is aimed towards teenagers.  The setup of the devotionals is really cool–in the beginning of that day’s devotion, a girl has written God a text message, asking Him a question or telling about a problem.  Then, you have […]

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The Guardian Duke by Jamie Carie

The Guardian Duke by Jamie Carie is an excellent book published by B&H publishers that releases in June of 2012.  Alexandria Featherstone’s parents are treasure hunters that have been missing for almost a year.  Everyone, even the king, thinks them dead, except for Alexandria.  Alexandria (Alex) lives on Holy Island in a falling apart castle  […]

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The Mandie Collection Volume 11

The Mandie Collection Volume 11 by Lois Gladys Leppard is a republished form of four beloved Mandie novels: Mandie and the Missing Schoolmarm (Mandie Mystery #39), Mandie and the Graduation Mystery (Mandie Mystery #40), Mandie and Joe’s Christmas Surprise, and Mandie and Mollie and the Angel’s Visit.  Mandie and the Missing Schoolmarm is set when Mandie is returning from her Christmas vacation to […]

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Daily Gifts of Grace

I received this book, Daily Gifts of Grace, from Book sneeze.  This book has a page-long devotion for each day of the New Year, 2012.  The devotions are written by all different respected Christian authors, such as Kay Arthur, Lisa Whelchel, and many others.  The topics of the devotions range from all different topics.  Some […]

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