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REMINDER: I am an affiliate with Christian Book Distributors! Anytime someone clicks on any of my affiliate links and purchases from CBD, I get credit for their purchase! This is a great benefit for me because it will help compensate me for my time when I do book reviews for the […]

The Golden Braid

This book by Melanie Dickerson is a stand alone book but carries the themes and some characters from the author’s other stand alone fairy tales. Her books with these connections include: The Merchant’s Daughter (Beauty & the Beast) The Healer’s Apprentice (Sleeping Beauty) The Fairest Beauty (Snow White) The Captive […]

Jesus Helps Me- Free Book Giveaway!

CONGRATULATIONS TO LINDSAY M. WINNER OF THE BOOK GIVEAWAY! You have been notified with a message to the email address you provided. PLEASE RESPOND WITH YOUR MAILING ADDRESS WITHIN 5 DAYS AT: ***** This book by: Callie Grant and illustrated by: Missi Jay is a board book geared towards ages […]

January Cards Of Encouragement!

I am trying something new! I would like to send YOU a card of encouragement in the mail! Remember my 2016 goal of writing more cards and letters to send to family & friends? Everyone loves to receive good old fashioned mail every once in awhile. With our age of internet […]

My 2016 Goals!

Instead of New Year’s Resolutions, which most often are broken, I have decided to make a list of Goals. Goals may change throughout the year or they may carry over to the next year. Still, they can be a reminder of the direction I would like to see my life go […]

2015 in review

The stats helper monkeys prepared a 2015 annual report for this blog. Here’s an excerpt: The concert hall at the Sydney Opera House holds 2,700 people. This blog was viewed about 12,000 times in 2015. If it were a concert at Sydney Opera House, it would take about 4 […]

The Painter’s Daughter

This book by Julie Klassen is about the complicated relationships between Sophia Dupont and the Overtree brothers, Stephen and Wesley. Sophie assists her painter father in his studio and pursues her own passion for art. She meets Wesley who, as an accomplished painter himself, uses her as his muse. Their […]