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(Book review) Vanishing point

Reviewed by: Ceil Carey, Co-president of ECLA and long time book discussion leader   Introduction Title: Vanishing point: A Nikki Boyd novel Author: Lisa Harris Publisher: Revell Publication Date: 2017 Format: Paperback Length: 305 pages OVERVIEW Sounds just like a television program or movie. Six girls missing and the the killer leaves a calling card at each […]

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(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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