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(Book review)The Man Nobody Knew, A Novel

Reviewed by: Mary Clapp Ministry Title: Co-president of ECLA and former church librarian Introduction Title: The Man Nobody Knew, A Novel Author: Garrett C. Whitworth Publisher: WestBow Press Publication Date: 2016 Format: ebook Length: 358 pages OVERVIEW This is a historical novel written from the perspective of John the Disciple.  The story is a chronological […]

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(Book review) Fiercehearted: Live Fully, Love Bravely

Reviewed by: Jaci Gorrell, a professional writing major at Taylor University   Introduction Title: Fiercehearted: Live Fully, Love Bravely Author: Holley Gerth Publisher: Revell Publication Date: October 2017 Format: Print Book Length: 208 pages OVERVIEW           Holley Gerth isn’t Wonder Woman, but her words certainly carry the power to save the day. In her book, Gerth takes issue […]

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(Book review) The Crooked Christmas Tree: The Beautiful Meaning of Jesus’ Birth

Reviewed by: Kenzi Melody, a student in the professional writing program at Taylor University   Introduction Title: The Crooked Christmas Tree: The Beautiful Meaning of Jesus’ Birth Author: Damian Chandler Publisher: FaithWords Publishing Publication Date: October 2017 Format: Hardback Length: 130 pages OVERVIEW First thing on the day after Thanksgiving, the author and his family tromp into the store to choose a […]

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(Book review) The promise of Jesse Woods

Reviewed by: Ceil Carey, ECLA co-president and long time book discussion leader Introduction Title: The promise of Jesse Woods Author: Chris Fabry Publisher: Tyndale House Publishers, Inc. Publication Date: 2016 Format: Paperback Length: 432 pages OVERVIEW Chris Fabry has created a compelling coming of age story, set both in 1972 and 1984. When Matt Plumley hears of his childhood […]

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