Archive | 3 Star Book Reviews RSS feed for this section

(Book review) Love Your Work: 4 Practical Ways You Can Pivot to Your Best Career

Reviewed by: Dennis E. Hensley, professor of communication at Taylor University and author of the novel Pseudonym   Introduction Title: Love Your Work: 4 Practical Ways You Can Pivot to Your Best Career Author: Robert Dickie III Publisher: Moody Press Publication Date: 2017 Format: Paperback Length: 215 pages OVERVIEW This book has merits, but it too often fails to get to the point in a […]

Continue reading

(Book review) Mennonite on the edge

Reviewed by: Ceil Carey, ECLA Co-President and long time book discussion leader   Introduction Title: Mennonite on the edge Author: Cynthia Yoder Publisher: Ragged Sky Press Publication Date: 2016 Format: Paperback book Length: 223 pages OVERVIEW   ASSESSMENT Rating (1 to 5) 3 Suggested Audience This book tells of Mary Jo, a Mennonite woman who leaves […]

Continue reading

(Book review) Short Sentences Long Remembered: A Guided Study of Proverbs and Other Wisdom Literature

Reviewed by: Hope Bolinger, a professional writing major at Taylor University, Upland, Indiana   Introduction Title: Short Sentences Long Remembered: A Guided Study of Proverbs and Other Wisdom Literature Author: Leland Ryken Publisher: Weaver Book Company Publication Date: 2016 Format: Print book Length: 114 pages OVERVIEW Proverbs and other books of wisdom literature, such as Ecclesiastes, teem with literary merit. Both prose […]

Continue reading

(Book review) Letters of Grace and Beauty: A Guided Literary Study of New Testament Epistles

Reviewed by: Rylie D. Harrison, a professional writing major at Taylor University   Introduction Title: Letters of Grace and Beauty: A Guided Literary Study of New Testament Epistles Author: Leland Ryken Publisher: Weaver Book Company Publication Date: 2016 Format: Print book Length: 110 pages OVERVIEW In this third book of a six-volume series on how to read the Bible as literature, Leland […]

Continue reading