Book Review: Anna’s Crossing

Anna's crossing

Anna's Crossing, By Suzanne Woods Fisher   Book Description On a hot day in 1737 in Rotterdam, Anna König reluctantly sets foot on the Charming Nancy, a merchant ship that will carry her and her fellow Amish believers across the Atlantic to start a new life. As the only one in her community who can speak English, she feels compelled [More...]


Book Review: A Father’s Love

A father's love

  A Father's Love Illustrated by David Miles Published by ZonderKidz Book Description A Father’s Love is a level two I Can Read! based on the NIV Adventure Bible—the number one Bible for kids. In this retelling of the story of the prodigal son, newly independent readers learn about how great a father’s love can be as they follow [More...]

Book Review: Kidnapped by the Taliban

Kidnapped by the taliban

Kidnapped by the Taliban By: Dilip Joseph with James Lund   Publisher's Summary: Dilip Joseph dreams of life as a medical humanitarian. In 2009 his dream comes true as he joins the staff of Colorado-based Morning Star Development, a nonprofit community and economic development organization. On December 5, 2012, Dr. Joseph and [More...]

Moses Leads the People Book Review

mosesbook

Moses Leads the People My kids are just beginning to read so I was excited to receive this I Can Read Bible story.  This book is a Level 2 reader. It's still a little bit advanced for my kids (ages 6 and 5 to read on their own but they really enjoyed the story. The story of Moses is well summarized and the illustrations are very nice, bright, [More...]

Plain Faith: Book Review

Plain Faith

Plain Faith: A True Story of Tragedy, Loss and Leaving the Amish By Ora-Jay and Irene Eash, with Tricia Goyer Published by Zondervan Publisher's summary: This is the true story of Ora-Jay and Irene Eash, Amish farmers from northwest Montana whose lives changed in an instant when a semi-truck struck the family buggy, killing their two young [More...]

Book Review: The Revealing

the revealing

The Revealing, by Suzzane Woods Fisher Publisher's summary: Naomi King has the gift of intuition---but most Stoney Ridge residents dismiss her hunches. When a young woman reveals a shocking secret about Naomi's beau, Tobe Schrock, Naomi can't ignore the feeling that something sinister is at work. As events spiral out of control, will she [More...]

Book Review: Daughters in Danger

daughters in danger

Book Description Respected family advocate Elayne Bennett brings hope and encouragement to families and shows the way to save our daughters from the many threats they face. Many girls today are caught up in a world that devalues them and prioritizes perceived needs and desires, in ways that will break their very hearts. Much of our culture [More...]