Category: Book reviews

Book Review: Mercy Road by Ann Howard Creel

Mercy Road by Ann Howard Creel My rating: 5 of 5 starsAmazon Kindle (free with Prime Reading)Historical fiction, accurately depicting America and Europe during the First World War. The American Women’s Hospital raised funds, hired the crew and paid passage to the war zone…

Book Review: Blitzkrieg by Stephen Arsenault

Blitzkrieg by Stephen Arseneault My rating: 5 of 5 starsAmazon Raging space adventure. How do you review a great action sequence like this without giving away some plot? In 3 books he goes from Messenger Pilot to saving the whole galaxy? Wow, now that…

Book Review: 131 Christians Everyone Should Know by Mark Galli

131 Christians Everyone Should Know by Mark Galli My rating: 5 of 5 starsamazonhttps://www.amazon.com/Christians-Everyone-Should-Holman-Reference-ebook I downloaded this for my Kindle and in my Wordsearch library to use as daily entries. Generally, the Christian writing community doesn’t have a problem as long as I am…

Book Review: The Andrew Murray Daily Reader in Today's Language by Andrew Murray

The Andrew Murray Daily Reader In Today’s Language by Andrew Murray My rating: 4 of 5 starsAmazon I find Andrew Murray a little dry but he has good insights. My wife and I just had a conversation about our focus for Bible study for…

Book Review: Daughter of Twin Oaks by Lauraine Snelling

Daughter of Twin Oaks by Lauraine Snelling My rating: 4 of 5 starsKindle The Civil War in the south was never a good thing for almost everybody. This story represents the reversed fortunes of many southern families where virtually everything was lost. Even sometimes…

Book Review: The Pastor in Prayer by C.H. Spurgeon

The Pastor in Prayer by Charles Haddon Spurgeon Kindle My rating: 5 of 5 stars True to Spurgeon style (and any good preacher for that matter), I was challenged, chastised, encouraged and made to smile at turns in this book. Originally intended to instruct…

Book Review: Before Bethlehem by James Flerlage

Before Bethlehem by James Flerlage My rating: 5 of 5 starskindle This was the first of 3 books I downloaded recently that are fictional accounts surrounding the history of Christ. I found them all to biblically sound, well written and did a good job…

Book Review: Honest Faith by C.H. Spurgeon

Honest Faith: Or, The Clue of the Maze by Charles Haddon Spurgeon My rating: 5 of 5 starsKindle Okay, this is a Spurgeon Day. I just finished Honest Faith today and discovered that I hadn’t posted my review of Around the Wicket Gate. As…

Book Review: Around the Wicket Gate by C.H. Spurgeon

Around the Wicket Gate by Charles Haddon Spurgeon My rating: 5 of 5 starsKindle Charles Spurgeon never disappoints. I have been using quotes from his books on my blog and always touched a heart when I did. The Holy Spirit guides writers like this…

Book Review: Twenty-Eight and a Half Wishes by Denise Grover Swank

Twenty-Eight and a Half Wishes by Denise Grover Swank My rating: 5 of 5 starsKindle Challenge: how to write a review about a great mystery story and not give away half the story in the process. Rose Gardner is (or thinks she is) an…