(Book review) How The Light Gets In

This story begins at a funeral where a young women, Ruth, is burying her husband while trying to keep her two and six year old daughters quiet and distracted. Ruth lost both her husband and her father-in-law in a bombing incident overseas. Now Ruth and her mother in-law Mabel are staying with family in a Mennonite community, on a cranberry farm in Wisconsin. The story has many plot twists and turns and you will often find yourself wondering how the issues that come up could ever be resolved. 

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(Book review) Hidden Peril

As usual, Irene has written another page turner that is full of suspense. Kristen Dane and two longtime friends vow to make the world a better place. None of them plan on the events that take them through theft or cold blooded murder. Kristen, an innocent owner of Word Craft Shop, finds that some of the things she sells are part of a plot to destroy America. Plan to spend some late hours reading as you are not going to be able to put this book down.

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Can’t Make This Stuff Up!

Reviewed by: Jori Hanna, a Professional Writing major at Taylor University in Upland, IN.   Introduction Book Title: Can’t Make This Stuff Up! Author: Susannah B. Lewis Publisher: Nelson Books Publication Date: April 9, 2019 Format: Print book Length: 224 pages OVERVIEW Susannah B. Lewis is a skilled comedy writer. In Can’t Make This Stuff […]

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**SAVE THE DATE** ECLA 2019 Library Conference!

Join us in celebrating the 50th annual ECLA conference and enjoy free book giveaways, author meet and greets, and spending time with other christian librarians and book lovers!

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ECLA SPRING BOOK EVENT & ALL-DAY CONFERENCE!

LIBRARIANS’ BOOK DAY at Baker Books — Free Event! Friday, May 3 Reviews by Chris Jager! Enjoy new books at a discount price as well as Baker’s extensive used book division Books are at a 30% discount price for conference attenders, Friday and Saturday. To register, simply e-mail president@eclalibraries.org WHY A CHURCH LIBRARIAN’S MINISTRY MATTERS […]

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Silent Superstitions (Christy of Cutter Gap #2)

Archer fills the story with themes about forgiveness, love versus superstition, the trials of faith and Christian witness. Readers will find all of these ideas instruction and convicting.

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