In this moment

Reviewed by: Ceil Carey, retired public librarian and long the book discussion leader Introduction Title: In this moment Author: Karen Kingsbury Publisher: Howard Books Publication Date: 2017 Format: Hardcover Length: 258 pages OVERVIEW Karen Kingsbury’s theme of religious freedom in our country, particularly in schools, is an up-to-date, 2018 subject.  When Principal Quinn attempts to make a change in his school, […]

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The sound of rain

Reviewed by: Ceil Carey, retired public librarian and long-time book discussion leader   Introduction Title: The sound of rain Author: Sarah Loudin Thomas Publisher: Bethany House Publication Date: 2017 Format: Paperback Length: 331 pages OVERVIEW After Judd Markley’s leg is broken in a mine accident in West Virginia and his younger brother Joe Loses his life, he is off to a fresh […]

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Brief Insights on Mastering Bible Doctrine

What do you do if you want to learn more about theology but can’t find the time to do that? In essence, that’s what this book is for.

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AUTHOR INTERVIEW: Melanie Dobson

Chatting with Melanie Dobson, author of Hidden among the stars, was like visiting with an old friend. In a half an hour’s time she shared with us how she came to be a writer, what her process is like, the books and authors that have inspired her, and what her advice is for new writers. […]

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2018 Conference: Save The Date

The ECLA annual conference is just around the corner! Join us this October 27th for some exciting speakers, literary fellowship and books, books, books!

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The Passion of the King of Glory

Some writers dramatize Scripture into novel-like books. Others summarize Scripture for devotional books. In The Passion of the King of Glory, Russ Ramsey does both. He retells stories from the four Gospels (forty stories, so readers can read one chapter each day of Lent), dramatizing and paraphrasing the material.

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Bringing Maggie home

Using three viewpoints and several time periods, author Sawyer produces not only an intriguing story but a study of familial relationships: Grandmother, mother and granddaughter.

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Bleak Landing

Todd has written a very easy-to-read book set in Canada during the Great Depression.

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