Category: Book reviews

Book Review: Orphan Train West by Jane Peart

Kit took a deep breath, whispered a thankful prayer.

Book Review: Daughter of Grace by Michael Phillips and Judith Pella

Daughter of Grace by Michael R. Phillips My rating: 5 of 5 starsAmazon Though my wife and I read all of these books years ago and lent them out to encourage young believers in our church to read wholesome material, I am repeatedly drawn…

Book Review: Randy by Sharon Srock

Randy by Sharon Srock My rating: 5 of 5 starsAmazon Another one down, but I don’t think I’ll ever catch up with the author on this series or any other. I read this book in one night (Stayed up to finish it last night…

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…