(Book review) Getting Around the Humans

Reviewed by: Megan Alms, a professional writing major at Taylor University.   Introduction Title: Getting Around the Humans Author: Duane Shoebridge Publisher: West Bow Press Publication Date: 2017 Format: Print book Length: 88 pages OVERVIEW Getting Around the Humans is a guide to social interactions among those with differing personality types. By dividing humans into three defining desires—riches, honor, and wealth (better described […]

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(Book review) A Drew Fathering Mystery Series

Reviewed by:  Ceil Carey, Co-president of ECLA and long time book discussion leader   Introduction Title: Dressed for death and Murder on the moor Author: Julianna Deering Publisher: Bethany House Publication Date: March 1, 2016; January 31, 2017 Format: Paperback Length: 320 pages; 336 pages OVERVIEW In Dressed for Death, Drew Farthering and his bride of six months […]

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(Book review) Faith Forward Future

Reviewed by: Lillian G. Smith, a summer professional writing student at Taylor University.   Introduction Title: Faith Forward Future Author: Chad Veach Publisher: Thomas Nelson Books Publication Date: November 28, 2017 Format: Print Book Length: 209 pages OVERVIEW This text starts slowly, the main ideas simmering below the surface, but after the book really starts rolling it proves to be a fantastic […]

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The annual ECLA Libraries Conference will be held on October 14th, 2017. Click here for more information!

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(Book review) All She Left Behind

Reviewed by:  Elijah Oates, a professional writing major at Taylor University in Upland, Indiana.   Introduction Title: All She Left Behind Author: Jane Kirkpatrick Publisher: Revell Publication Date: 2017 Format: print book Length: 343 pages OVERVIEW   Romances, especially Christian romances, often grow stale with their stubborn sameness. Jane Kirkpatrick, however, injects new life into the genre […]

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(Book review) Seeking Refuge: On the Shores of the Global Refugee Crisis

Reviewed by: Brecken Mumford of Novi, Michigan, a professional writing student at Taylor University in Upland, Indian a.   Introduction Title: Seeking Refuge: On the Shores of the Global Refugee Crisis Author: Stephan Bauman, Matthew Sorens, and Issam Smeir Publisher: Moody Publishing Publication Date: 2016 Format: paperback book Length: 224 pages OVERVIEW               Seeking […]

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(Book review) Just Mercy: A Story of Justice and Redemption

Reviewed by: Jaci Gorrell, a professional writing major at Taylor University in Upland, IN.   Introduction Title: Just Mercy: A Story of Justice and Redemption Author: Bryan Stevenson Publisher: Spiegel & Grau Publication Date: 2015 Format: Print book Length: 349 pages OVERVIEW   Today, as in years past, social justice and the penal system are topics of intensive debate. […]

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(Book review) Every Piece of Me

Reviewed by: Megan Alms, a professional writing major at Taylor University   Introduction Title: Every Piece of Me Author: Jerusha Clark Publisher: Baker Books Publication Date: 2017 Format: Print book Length: 221 pages OVERVIEW In Every Piece of Me, Jerusha Clark guides women on the path to discovering their identities in Christ. She addresses several primarily female experiences such as body image, motherhood, […]

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